Contributor Profile

Martin Kent

Job TitlePresident and COO

Company NameThe United Company

Martin serves as President and Chief Operating Officer of The United Company, a diversified private investment company located in Bristol, Virginia. He leads the Company into its 50th year of operation as it pursues business acquisitions and seeks new opportunities for future growth around the country, including Class III gaming in the Commonwealth. Additionally, he serves in leadership roles of the boards of several organizations including Bristol Regional Medical Center, The Boys and Girls Club of the Mountain Empire, Virginia Foundation for Research and Economic Education (VaFREE) as well as a private foundation. Martin served in numerous executive roles in Virginia during fifteen years of service in state government including Chief of Staff to the Governor as well as Chief Deputy Attorney General. In those roles he oversaw the daily operations of state government, interaction with the Virginia General Assembly, the federal government, Governors' and Attorneys' General Offices of other states, as well as legal representation of all state agencies. Prior to working in state government, he was engaged in the private practice of law. Martin is a licensed attorney and CPA in Virginia.

Conference Sessions

  • Gaming Expansion Rumors and Innuendo

    October 14, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM, Veronese 2405

    Although Asia continues to receive the lion's share of attention about gaming expansion opportunities because of what's happening in Japan, Vietnam and Cambodia...

    • Language: English

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