Quoted in Notable Publications
The New York Times
“Cigars, Booze, Money: How a Lobbying Blitz Made Sports Betting Ubiquitous”
The New York Times
“Desperate for Growth, Aging Casino Company Embraced ‘Degenerate Gambler’”
“Entain Encouraged By Progress With A.I. Platform On Responsible Gaming As CEO Celebrates 500th Day At Helm”
The Washington Post
“As sports betting goes mainstream, addiction experts are on high alert”
The Washington Times
“With sports betting boom comes increase in problem gamblers, experts say”
“Winning by losing: Bookmakers’ marketing tactic divides betting industry”
Mindway AI announces collaboration with Doura-Schawohl Consulting to bolster player protection in the US
Safer gambling software provider Mindway AI has signed a partnership agreement with global government relations firm Doura-Schawohl Consulting on issues related to problem and responsible gambling policy and gambling harm minimization. The two companies said the...
Brianne recently chatted with Keli Elkins of Global Gaming Business Magazine, a leading monthly gaming trade publication focusing on the international casino industry. Check out the full feature here.
The National Institute for Lobbying & Ethics has selected Brianne as a Top 100 Lobbyist of 2022. Check out the complete list here.
Brianne Doura-Schawohl has been named to the 2023 Emerging Leaders of Gaming 40 Under 40, a program that recognizes professionals under the age of 40 already making significant impacts in the casino gaming industry. Check out the complete list of emerging leaders here.
“There’s a real value to being methodical and doing your homework,” Doura-Schawohl said. “Being a first mover doesn’t always have its benefits, and Massachusetts really has maximized the opportunity to get expert opinions on what has been proven successful in reducing...
As the Massachusetts Gaming Commission prepares for the launch of sports betting, Brianne will be joining a Responsible Gaming Roundtable to discuss a wide range of practices. For More Information View the Article Here.
This year, I decided to hang my own shingle and launch my own business. A boutique global business, owned and operated by a woman, a wife, a mom, a problem and responsible gambling expert, a government relations professional—I’m all those things and more. On this...
Sports betting has continued to expand across the USA, but funding for problem gambling hasn't always followed. In this piece with "The Washington Times", Brianne highlights the gap in understanding of problem gambling and gambling disorder within statehouses. “I’ve...
With the legalization of regulated sports betting in the United States, there has also been an uptick in media coverage of "high roller" bets. In this piece with tnbets.com, Brianne discusses the impact coverage of these attention-grabbing bets might have on readers,...
After serving over a decade in leadership positions for both international and national gambling harm minimization organizations, Brianne Doura-Schawohl is proud to announce the unveiling of her global firm. Doura-Schawohl Consulting, LLC opens its doors as a boutique...
Television & Video
Martin Lycka’s Safe Bet Show
Brianne takes Martin through her time on the Massachusetts council for Gaming and Health, and her role in creating the formative responsible gaming policies in the country, as well as her work in tackling compulsive gambling in the military.
Martin and Brianne also cover family, and get Brianne’s advice on how to juggle a successful career with your family life.