Barrs joins Carmanah from IGT, where he held the position of Senior Director of Technology Services, spending a total of 15 years in roles dedicated to technology, product marketing, and omnichannel product management. A lifelong learner with a passion for the intersection of business, technology, and marketing, Barrs is the perfect addition to Carmanah’s customer driven culture of innovation, collaboration, and retail transformation.
“Jason arrives at the perfect time. Digital sign marketing technologies are moving from early into mass adoption, and he will positively contribute to our customers’ retail digital transformation.”
– Cameron Waldie, President & CEO, Carmanah Signs
Consumers expect a digital retail environment. As the Lottery & Gaming Division of STRATACACHE, the world’s largest provider of intelligent digital signage and in-store marketing technology, Carmanah Signs combines a deep understanding of the lottery industry with globally leading retail optimization expertise - helping lotteries and their retailers engage with their various player segments and grow retail sales.
“Jason’s knowledge, passion, and depth of experience will be a great asset to our lottery customers as retail environments continue to integrate more digital experiences.”
– Maxwell Goldstein, Vice President of Sales – Americas, Carmanah Signs
STRATACACHE, Carmanah’s parent company headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, continues to develop solutions that provide an enhanced, frictionless customer experience resulting in increased basket size. In the past year STRATACACHE has acquired three new U.S. based facilities and added several hundred highly technical jobs, including a 1.4 million square foot factory in Oregon that is being equipped as a microLED display manufacturing facility.
“I am honored to join the Carmanah family and be part of their collaborative and innovative culture. The STRATACACHE R&D technologies under development here in the United States will be a significant game changer for customer engagement in lottery retail.”
– Jason Barrs, new Vice President of Product Marketing, Carmanah Signs
About Carmanah Signs
Carmanah Signs is the Lottery & Gaming Division of STRATACACHE, the world’s leading provider of intelligent digital media and in-store marketing technology. Serving 55+ lotteries on four continents, Carmanah Signs has over 200,000 networked sign installations at lottery retailers worldwide.
A leading Lottery & Gaming supplier for over 20 years, Carmanah Signs offers a variety of products and services designed to help optimize the lottery retail experience and increase sales. The company’s offerings include digital signage content management and distribution software, media player and display hardware, interactive touch tablets, jackpot and gaming signs, and a complete suite of digital sign services including network hosting, network monitoring, content creation and scheduling, and specialized field services.
Learn more about Carmanah Signs at www.carmanahsigns.com.