President, Rush Street Interactive
Richard Schwartz joined the Rush Street Gaming group as President of Rush Street Interactive. Rush Street Interactive is a dynamic online business that focuses on creating compelling online play experiences as well as converging player experiences between online and brick and mortar properties. Richard started and led the interactive business for WMS Industries, which in 2010, launched the award-winning UK-facing online casino business, JackpotParty.com. Richard has been a leader and innovator in the gaming industry for over 10 years, is an inventor on over 80 patents/patent applications, and enjoys studying player psychology.
Prior to joining the gaming industry, Richard was an executive at Telecom Italia Lab (U.S.) and an intellectual property attorney in the Silicon Valley. Richard graduated from the University of California, Berkeley and received his law degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.