GPWA Times Magazine - Issue 52 - March 2022

The two GPWA members featured in this issue’s Affiliate Interview Series are most certainly in the right industry because they have proven over time that they are not afraid to take calculated risks. Both “nwalker” and “Betarena” had the passion within to bet on themselves by creating and running their own iGaming affiliate business and in the following pages they were kind enough to share the many successes and failures they have experienced along the way. GPWA AFFILIATE INTERVIEW SERIES In 2013, after 30 years working in IT, you made a career change and got your start in the iGaming affiliate business. Please tell us what made you decide to take the plunge into becoming a webmaster. Quite simply, my role in IT was made redundant and with a years’ worth of money in the bank, I decided to take a few months off before looking for my next role. A friend of mine was an established casino affiliate and while I sort of knew he had some websites and made money while he slept, I didn’t know much more. Neil W. - nwalker Goodbye, IT. Hello, iGaming. After spending 30 years in the information technology space, “nwalker” pivoted into the affiliate world and has carved his niche as a Live Casino authority Intro image by megaflopp/Shutterstock G P W A t i m e s . o r g 44