Steve Sutherland oversees all facets of Konami Gaming, Inc. and its divisions to establish long-term strategic goals and policies to achieve organizational results. As President & CEO, Sutherland is responsible for directing all matters encompassing accounting, administration, compliance, sales, marketing, research and development, and service and support operations for both the games and systems divisions of Konami Gaming, Inc. His leadership drives the company’s direction, strategy, operations, and culture. During his tenure at Konami Gaming, Inc., he has been instrumental in the company's strong sales growth, profitability and strategic product direction. Mr. Sutherland also serves on the Konami Gaming, Inc. Board of Directors. Prior to joining Konami, Steve held senior executive positions with similar organizations in the industry. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, and began his career in the technology industry. He joined Konami in July 2000 as Senior Vice President, Sales.