LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - April 4, 2011) - Continuing a positive string of new management changes, NEWave has promoted Tom Bechtel from VP of Operations to COO. Bechtel has been with NEWave since 2002 and has directed NEWave's operations since 2004. Now his promotion is part of a new wave of ideas and leadership at the company.

NEWave CEO and CTO Bart Lewin said, "Tom has very capably steered NEWave for years, and as we reposition the company and unveil a string of new services, it made sense to elevate him to COO, where he can even further benefit our clients and help bring our new mission to life. We are thrilled that he has accepted the promotion, and have complete confidence that he will play a key role in our new vision."

Bechtel has more than 17 years of firsthand gaming experience, particularly relating to computer software. Prior to joining NEWave, he was Cage/Credit Manager for Palms Casino Resort and for the Showboat Hotel/Casino, both in Las Vegas. He has also served as Cage Manager for Empress Casino in Joliet, Illinois to name a few.

"I have used my nearly two decades of cage and credit experience, working very closely with our clients, helping them to find the unique solutions they needed for their individual needs," Bechtel said. "Now as NEWave enters a new era of service and solutions, I am thrilled with the opportunity this new position brings, and equally excited about the course we are charting at NEWave."

NEWave and its clients are creating innovative solutions together. Founded in 1993, NEWave has more than 200 years of combined professional experience in the gaming and hospitality industry; indentifying, developing and deploying tools and strategies required to successfully manage information technology projects and organization. In addition, NEWave leads the industry in the development and implementation of gaming and hospitality software application and services that provide complete solutions for auditing functions, regulatory compliance and casino cage operations. For more information, please visit

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