PokerTek Announces Macau E-Table Installation in Partnership With PokerStars
MATTHEWS, NC -- (Marketwired) -- 10/15/13 -- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ:
PTEK) is pleased to announce it has installed 60 PokerPro gaming
positions at PokerStars LIVE Macau, adding to Macau's largest poker
room to meet the growing interest and demand for poker in Asia.
"PokerStars is a leader in the worldwide poker market, and we are
honored to partner with them and be part of their expanding footprint
of live poker rooms," commented Mark Roberson, PokerTek's Chief
Executive Officer. "Macau is a key market for the continued growth of
PokerTek's E-Table business. PokerStars LIVE Macau will be a showcase
for our E-Tables in Macau. PokerPro enables poker rooms to spread a
variety of both new and existing types of poker games, creating more
fun and action for the players in their poker room."
PokerStars LIVE Macau offers cash games and daily tournaments and
will be the permanent venue for Asia's most successful poker
tournaments, including the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP), Macau
Poker Cup series, Macau Millions, Guangdong Ltd Asia Millions (GDAM),
and the Asia-Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) Macau poker festival.
PokerStars operates the world's most popular
online poker sites, serving a global poker community of more than 50
million registered members. Since it launched in 2001, PokerStars has
become the first choice of the world's top players, with more daily
tournaments than anywhere else and with the best security online.
PokerStars is a member of The Rational Group, which operates
gaming-related businesses and brands, including PokerStars, Full Tilt
Poker, and the European Poker Tour. Rational Group entities in the UK
and Isle of Man were collectively recognized as one of the UK's best
workplaces when they were awarded a top 25 position by the Great
Place to Work Institute in its UK's Best Workplaces - Large category
in both 2012 and 2013.
About PokerTek, Inc.:
PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) is a licensed
gaming company headquartered in Matthews, NC that develops and
distributes electronic table games solutions for the gaming industry.
The company's products are installed worldwide and include
PokerPro(R), Blackjack Pro(TM) and EZ Baccarat(TM). For more
information, visit www.pokertek.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the
meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and
Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which
are made in accordance with the Private Securities Litigation Reform
Act of 1995. Our actual results may differ materially from those
implied in these forward-looking statements as a result of many
factors, including, but not limited to, the impact of global
macroeconomic and credit conditions on our business and the business
of our suppliers and customers, overall industry environment,
customer acceptance of our products, delay in the introduction of new
products, further approvals of regulatory authorities, adverse court
rulings, production and/or quality control problems, the denial,
suspension or revocation of permits or licenses by regulatory or
governmental authorities, termination or non-renewal of customer
contracts, competitive pressures, and our financial condition,
including our ability to maintain sufficient liquidity to operate our
business. These and other risks and uncertainties are described in
more detail in our most recent annual report on Form 10-K and other
reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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We undertake no obligation to update or revise such statements to
reflect new circumstances or unanticipated events as they occur,
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and consider disclosures that we make in the reports that we file
with the Securities and Exchange Commission that discuss other
factors germane to our business.
Chief Executive Officer
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