Scientific Games Corporation today announced that JACK Entertainment LLC which was formerly known as Rock Gaming LLC, has chosen a comprehensive suite of Bally Systems™ solutions, 250 popular game titles and WMS® and Bally™ cabinet platforms for three Ohio gaming properties: JACK Cleveland Casino, JACK Cincinnati Casino, and JACK ThistleDown Racino.
Winning in a competitive bidding and selection process, Scientific Games will provide JACK Entertainment with its latest SDS™ slot-accounting solution, CMP™ player-tracking system, TableView ™ real-time table-management solution, and the Company's award-winning iVIEW™ Display Manager on-device messaging technology across each property's high-speed networked gaming floors. JACK Entertainment will use the Bally Elite Bonusing Suite™ applications to offer automated, interactive on-game bonusing, promotions, and rewards.
The systems conversion project is already underway, and the BallySystems are slated to be fully installed and deployed at all three properties by June 30, 2016.
Scientific Games' systems will also connect JACK Entertainment's player-loyalty programs at JACK Cleveland Casino, JACK Cincinnati Casino, JACK ThistleDown Racino, and JACK Detroit Casino-Hotel Greektown, enabling the gaming operator to offer enhanced player recognition and rewards for patronage at and across all four properties.
"We chose Scientific Games because they are the leader in systems innovation," said JACK Entertainment Chief Executive Officer Matt Cullen. "We look forward to having the enhanced system in place, which will allow us to streamline our processes and operations."
JACK Entertainment will also purchase 250 new Scientific Games gaming machines including the ALPHA 2™ Pro Series™ Wave™ and Pro Series™ V32 cabinets supporting many of the Company's popular titles, including Quick Hit™ Wild Red Free Games Fever®, Any Bet Triple™ Quick Hit™ Blazing 7s™, Fu Dao Le™, Quick Hit Platinum® Blazing 7s™ Wild Jackpot™, and Dragon Rising®.
"We are honored that JACK Entertainment has selected Scientific Games as their partner to help grow their business with the industry's most complete portfolio of solutions, applications, platforms and entertaining games," said Bob Parente, Chief Revenue Officer, Gaming at Scientific Games.
About JACK Entertainment
JACK Entertainment LLC, formerly Rock Gaming LLC, is a Detroit-based urban gaming company focused on the development of gaming facilities that are designed to maximize connectivity and economic impact in the local areas where they reside.
JACK and its affiliates' ("JACK") portfolio of properties includes more than 13,000 gaming positions, 400,000 square feet of gaming space, 400 hotel rooms, and 35 bars and restaurants. Jack is comprised of approximately 7,000 team members across four states and generates more than $1 billion in revenues.
JACK opened Ohio's first casino in Cleveland in May 2012 and opened Ohio's fourth and final commercial casino in Cincinnati in March 2013. In April 2013, JACK opened one of Ohio's seven racinos at its Cleveland-area thoroughbred racetrack ThistleDown Racino. Additionally, in April 2013, JACK acquired downtown Detroit's Greektown Casino-Hotel.
JACK also owns northern Kentucky's historic thoroughbred racetrack Turfway Park and is a partner in Horseshoe Baltimore, located in the heart of the stadium district. In addition, JACK is also a partner in Caesars Interactive Entertainment, Inc., the largest online, mobile, and social gaming company focused on casino entertainment. For more information, please visit www.JACKEntertainment.com.
About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) is a leading developer of technology-based products and services and associated content for worldwide gaming, lottery and interactive markets. The Company's portfolio includes gaming machines, game content and systems; table games products and shufflers; instant and draw-based lottery games; server-based lottery and gaming systems; sports betting technology; loyalty and rewards programs; and interactive content and services. For more information, please visit ScientificGames.com.