COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Nov. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market® and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Century Resorts International will operate three additional casinos on cruise ships under its exclusive casino concession agreement with Windstar Cruises.
The Company already operates the casinos onboard Windstar Cruises' existing fleet of luxury sailing yachts carrying from 148 to 310 guests and known for their intimate experience and unique voyages to the world's best small ports and hidden harbors. In 2013, Windstar Cruises was ranked #2 Small Ship Cruise Line in Conde Nast Traveler's prestigious Readers Choice Awards, and #3 Small Ship Cruise Line in Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards.
In April 2014, Windstar Cruises will launch the first of three newly acquired all suite cruise vessels, the 212-passenger "Star Pride," with the casino operated by Century Casinos. The other two vessels are planned to start operation in the second quarter of 2015, with casinos operated by Century Casinos.
About Century Casinos, Inc.:
Century Casinos, Inc. is an international casino entertainment company that owns and operates Century Casino & Hotels in Cripple Creek and Central City, Colorado, and in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and the Century Casino in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Company also operates casinos aboard twelve luxury cruise vessels (Regatta, Nautica, Marina, Riviera, Mein Schiff 1, Mein Schiff 2, Wind Surf, Wind Star, Wind Spirit, Seven Seas Voyager, Seven Seas Mariner and Seven Seas Navigator). Through its Austrian subsidiary, Century Casinos Europe GmbH, the Company holds a 66.6% ownership interest in Casinos Poland Ltd, the owner and operator of nine casinos in Poland. The Company also manages the operations of the casino at the Radisson Aruba Resort, Casino & Spa in Aruba, Caribbean. Century Casinos, Inc. continues to pursue other international projects in various stages of development.
For more information about Century Casinos, visit our website at www.centurycasinos.com. Century Casinos' common stock trades on The NASDAQ Capital Market® and the Vienna Stock Exchange under the symbol CNTY.
This release may contain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Security Act of 1933, as amended, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on the beliefs and assumptions of the management of Century Casinos based on information currently available to management. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding Casinos Poland Ltd., future results of operations, operating efficiencies, synergies and operational performance, and plans for our casinos and our Company. Such forward-looking statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements include, among others, the risks described in the section entitled "Risk Factors" under Item 1A in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012. Century Casinos disclaims any obligation to revise or update any forward-looking statement that may be made from time to time by it or on its behalf.
SOURCE: Century Casinos, Inc.
For further information:
Peter Hoetzinger, Co CEO & President, +1-719-689-5813, +43 664 355 3935, [email protected]