Sam Miri is an executive leader based in Palo Alto established by a 20+ year career in direct sales. Miri currently represents the Bally’s Interactive team as SVP Omnichannel Strategy.
Sam Miri is a results-driven executive energized by an entrepreneurial mindset. Hands-on in his approach to leadership, Miri has always emphasized the importance of operational excellence through teamwork. Across more than two decades in high level product management and executive leadership roles, he has adopted an approach that values inclusivity. Time and time again, Miri has realized that the productivity and profit potential of any project can be limitless when everyone’s contribution to the team is fully realized and appreciated. Input is the key to innovation — and teamwork is the vessel that brings the whole process to life.
Education & Training
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and Math – Santa Clara University
In 1995, Sam Miri graduated from Santa Clara University. This pursuit earned Miri his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Computer Engineering and Mathematics. While enrolled in SCU’s College of Computer Science and Engineering, he found himself academically fulfilled by an environment that fully embraced cutting edge approaches. In many ways, Miri cites his collegiate experience as setting the foundation for the entrepreneurial drive he has maintained throughout his professional career.
Today, Santa Clara University Department of Computer Science and Engineering continues to foster an environment that embraces innovation. Sam Miri is proud to have attended SCU and he looks forward to potentially revisiting collaborating with the Computer Science department in the future as a proud alum and supporter of the school.
Recent Professional Experience
As of 2022, Sam Miri stands as Senior Vice President of Omnichannel Strategy. Previously maintained roles include:
- Senior VP Global Sales & Business Development (Xicato Inc.)
- VP Business Development (eLichens Inc.)
- VP Business Development (NextInput Inc.)
Bally’s Interactive – VP of Gamification & Sensor Technology
Sam Miri represented the Bally’s Interactive team as Vice President (VP) of Gamification & Sensor Technology. As a professional, Miri has always gravitated towards innovative approaches, concepts, designs and projects. Bally’s Interactive and their approach to Gamification is exactly that! A new and rising industry, this area of sports spectatorship blends gaming with sports in a truly unique way. Miri would even go as far as to say that their growing platforms are revolutionizing how fans watch, play and participate in sports! As VP, he is able to bring together a culmination of his career experience and expertise, from engineering and sales to executive leadership.
In 2021, Sam Miri joined the Bally’s Interactive team as VP of Gamification & Sensor Technology. A new and rising industry, this area of sports spectatorship and gaming is revolutionizing how fans watch and play. Miri’s efforts as VP are directly in line with the culmination of his career experience, from engineering to sales and executive leadership. In 2022, Miri was promoted to the role of Omnichannel Strategy, where his expertise in marketing shines.