Zillions, Inc., headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada—the gaming capital of the world, is a leading AI software development company focusing on some of the most difficult applications: computer visualization and data capturing of fast-moving, complex, and multifaceted table games like Blackjack.
The Zillions team is headed by Mridula Saini, who has assembled a team of well-known and highly respected gaming veterans who understand the issues facing casino managers, especially as they relate to table games. The core team is comprised of technology, market research, systems, and subject matter experts in the casino industry. Several of the Zillions’ Executive Management and Advisory Team are some of the most renown and acclaimed members in the gambling industry. The software development team consists of several Ph.D.s and masters in AI and Computer science.
Founder & CEO
Mridula has a master’s from Stanford University coupled with a very strong Engineering background. She has demonstrated exceptional success in launching groundbreaking technical (AI and Telecom) products in seven countries. Mridula produced unprecedented results in both B2B and B2C segments with billion-dollar enterprises as well as with early-stage Startups. With over 20 years of experience in Tech, she held C level positions with top tier Telecom operators. Mridula has the drive. She makes things happen .
Lead Investor & Advisor
Michael is a renowned expert in gaming market research who has conducted projects in every legal domestic gaming jurisdiction. Over one million quantitative interviews and thousands of focus groups have made him an expert at “Know Your Customers” in the hospitality industry. Michael is the recipient of the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award in casino marketing.
Terry Oliver has held board of director's positions and senior-level positions in marketing and operations for several hotel/casinos and gaming equipment manufacturers. He served as a founding partner, chairman of the board, board director and consultant for Mikohn Corporation/Progressive Gaming International Corp., was licensed in 170 gaming jurisdictions, and is a founding investor in ReelMetrics. He also developed the table game Red Dog for casino play, the 10's or better program for video poker and held several patents.
Jim is a gaming veteran with over 40 years of experience in the gaming industry. In 1986, he accepted the prestigious “Boyd Professor of Gaming Chair” at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He has consulted with virtually every major casino operator in the world including Sands, Wynn and MGM. Jim is a best-selling author who has been quoted in numerous publications including Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, and Global Gaming Business Magazine.
Claudia is a Database and Systems guru in the gaming industry who pioneered casino database marketing and loyalty programs since the 80s. She serves as a judge for the Global Gaming Business Annual Gaming and Technology Awards (2003–2020), presented at G2E. She was honored as one of the Great Women in Gaming (2005) and was awarded the Casino Marketing & Technology Lifetime Achievement Award (2018).
Mike was in casino management for 35 years. Prior to retirement, he was the Vice President of Casino Operations at Pala Casino, Spa, and Resort in San Diego County, CA. Priorly, he was the Director of Gaming for the Fitzgeralds properties in Reno, NV. He served as an adjunct professor at the University of Nevada’s Continuing Education Department, where he conducted courses on casino operations management.
Sudhir is a professor of Marketing on three continents. Very strong academic and research background with +4,500 citations of his research and +150 articles, complemented by three decades of consulting experience. Sudhir’s opinions have been quoted in top media such as New York Times, New York Post, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and ABC News. Sudhir has a Ph.D. in Marketing and is considered one of the top gaming experts in the Asia Pacific.