About CDC

CDC Gaming Reports, based in Las Vegas, Nevada, is United States’ leading B4B casino industry news publication. Founded in 2002, CDC now distributes to over 30,000 industry professionals around the world every single day and receives over 100,000 unique visits each month.

Providing news and analysis on slot machines, integrated resorts, legal issues, financial results, and more important issues in the industry, CDC has over a dozen contributors. Many of our writers have over 30 years’ experience working in the casino industry and have won awards for their excellence in journalism.

With the launch of CDCGaming.asia, we exclusively bring this expertise and analysis of the worldwide
casino industry to the Asian audience in Chinese and English.

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Jeffrey Compton


Jeffrey Compton founded CDC Gaming Reports in 2002 to distribute the our first daily report. Over the subsequent sixteen years the company created one of the largest gaming industry business news websites in the world and distributes over 70 newsletters a month to over 30,000 casino industry executives. Compton, a Las Vegas resident has been a guest lecturer on gaming and marketing at multiple universities, and is the author of The Las Vegas Advisor Guide to Slot Clubs. He has a bachelor’s degree and an M.B.A. from Babson College and was in the inaugural class of the University of Reno’s Executive Development program in 1991.

Cory Roberts

Associate Publisher

Cory Roberts is a web developer and tech specialist who resides in Cleveland, Ohio. He has been a part of daily operations of CDC Gaming since 2013 and has overseen several CDC Gaming Reports website redesigns. 2017, Cory was named by Global Gaming Business Magazine as one of the gaming industry’s “40 under 40.”

Lulu Zhao Roberts

Chinese Editor

Lulu Roberts joined the CDC Gaming Reports team in 2019 as Chinese editor. She helped to build CDC Gaming Asia and currently oversees the translation process. Having graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a Master’s Degree in accounting, her knowledge in economics and experience in real estate transactions contributes to the quality of translations.


Inside Asian Gaming

CDC Gaming Asia and Inside Asian Gaming announced a strategic partnership and multi-faceted cooperation agreement on June 18. The two sites will share editorial content and provide key contacts and regional cooperation when CDC Gaming Asia team members visit Asia or IAG team members visit North America. In particular, the two media organizations will work together during key industry trade shows and events such as Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, G2E Asia, and ICE London.