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Bally Technologies and Interblock Sign Online Content Agreement
<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Partnership will give casinos world-class content on Bally's iGaming Platform</i> </p>
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Bally Technologies and Interblock Sign Online Content Agreement09:01 EDT Thursday, June 13, 2013
LAS VEGAS (Business Wire) -- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, interactive applications, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, today announced an agreement with Interblock to integrate its online gaming content into Bally's award-winning iGaming Platform.
John Connelly, Vice President of Business Development: Bally Technologies, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire)
The ability to integrate Interblock's online content will provide land-based casino operators another best-in-class business-to-business offering and allow them to utilize world-class technology, while maintaining control of their operations through Bally Technologies.
“We are excited about our new business relationship with Bally,” said Interblock Chief Executive Officer Tom O'Brien. “The combination of Bally, an established global brand, and Interblock, will provide casino operators and their players the many benefits of a strong strategic alliance, bringing state-of-the-art casino content to the market.”
Bally Technologies' Vice President of Business Development John Connelly said, “Interblock is known for the quality of its products and we are excited to incorporate their best-in-class offering into the Bally iGaming platform. This relationship further validates the current transformation within the online gaming sector, which integrates traditional and online casino systems, allowing casino operators to protect their data while offering their customers best-in-class content.”
Interblock® is a worldwide recognized brand of high quality multiplayer gaming machines. Electromechanical and electronic gaming solutions by Interblock provide casinos, arcades and gambling halls worldwide superior product performance and their guests a gaming experience to be remembered. Interblock's multiplayer gaming machines are setting new industry standards and are becoming increasingly popular. Nowadays, the brand Interblock is a synonym for state-of-the-art electronic gaming machines with worldwide market presence and technical support. For more information, please contact Lauren O'Brien, Marketing Manager, at 702-260-1384 or visit www.interblock-usa.com.
About Bally Technologies, Inc.
With a history dating back to 1932, Las Vegas-based Bally Technologies designs, manufactures, operates, and distributes advanced gaming devices, systems and technology solutions worldwide. Bally's product line includes reel-spinning slot machines, video slots, wide-area progressives, interactive and mobile applications, and Class II, lottery, and central-determination games and platforms. Bally also offers an array of casino management, slot accounting, bonusing, cashless and table management solutions. For more information, please contact Laura Olson-Reyes, Senior Director, Marketing & Corporate Communications, at 702-584-7742, or visit http://www.ballytech.com. Connect with Bally on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Pinterest.
This news release may contain “forward-looking” statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and is subject to the safe harbor created thereby. Such information involves important risks and uncertainties that could significantly affect the results in the future and, accordingly, such results may differ from those expressed in any forward-looking statements. Future operating results may be adversely affected as a result of a number of risks that are detailed from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no obligation to update the information in this press release and represents that the information is only valid as of today's date.
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Bally Technologies, Inc.
Laura Olson-Reyes, 702-584-7742
Senior Director, Marketing & Corporate Communications
Michael Carlotti, 702-584-7995
Vice President of Treasury and Investor Relations
Mike Trask, 702-584-7451
Corporate Communications Manager