A California businessman and entrepreneur, Bill Asher has operated many companies in his career and has owned several bars and restaurants. Bill Asher is currently pursuing internet-related business projects that involve virtual reality and fantasy sports gaming.
Fantasy sports gaming has been developing in the last decade, with people taking more of an interest in sport itself by participating in fantasy leagues. Fantasy sports gaming are simulated tournaments and games in which people choose their favorite players from real-life within a set budget and try to win a championship based on the performance of the players. In fantasy sports gaming, people act as managers and try to create their dream team. The games have enjoyed wild growth in the past few years due to the affordability of smartphones and the increase of the youth population.
The fantasy sports market was valued at more than $20 billion in 2020 and it is close to hitting the $22 billion mark in 2021. The popularity and growth of fantasy sports gaming is also due to the fact that many news organizations such as ESPN develop fantasy sports apps to keep people entertained.