An All-Day Event that Includes Live Entertainment, Prizes and Kick Off of the Gateway GRAND Giveaway
NORTHERN ONTARIO, June 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Gateway Casinos & Entertainment (Gateway) was very excited to host a Customer Celebration at all three locations (Sudbury, Sault Ste. Marie and Thunder Bay) in Northern Ontario on June 22nd. The daylong celebration includes new and exciting promotions and prizes, live entertainment, Gateway merchandise giveaways and delicious food and drink specials.
The highlight of the day's events was the launch of The Gateway GRAND Giveaway. Winners Circle Reward members will have the opportunity to swipe their card daily for the chance to win a share of $205,000 in cash! The promotion runs from June 22 to June 27 with Progressive cash prizes available each week. For full details on the Gateway GRAND Giveaway please visit http://www.gatewaycasinos.com/
"Today is our opportunity to officially welcome our customers across the North and thank them for their loyalty. With transition behind us, we now are very focused on our plans to improve the customer experience through our planned investment of over $100 Million across Northern Ontario including two new planned new properties in North Bay and Kenora," said Keith Andrews, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Ontario for Gateway. "In fact, we have already started with those plans in Greater Sudbury where we have a Letter of Intent with the True North development to build a new entertainment and gaming destination."
Gateway is now focused on creating a superior customer experience through the introduction of their signature casino and restaurant brands. Gateway plans an investment of over $100 Million in new construction and redevelopment costs to revitalize and enhance the gaming and entertainment landscape in the North. On June 13, Gateway announced their intentions to build a premier casino and entertainment property in Greater Sudbury. The project is set to bring up to 250 new jobs and a $60 Million investment to the local economy. The investment includes new construction plus furniture, fixtures and equipment.
About Gateway Casinos & Entertainment
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited ("Gateway") is the largest and most diversified gaming company in Canada. Operating in British Columbia, Edmonton and Ontario, Gateway has over 6,100 employees and operates 26 gaming properties with 286 tables, over 9,800 slots, 57 restaurants and bars and 272 hotel rooms. As the selected service provider in Northern Ontario, Gateway will undertake two new planned builds in North Bay and Kenora. Gateway is undertaking an ambitious growth strategy to dramatically improve the customer experience and attract new customers. This includes the development of proprietary casino and food and beverage brands like Match Eatery & Public House and Atlas Steak + Fish. This year Gateway is celebrating 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at www.gatewaycasinos.com.
SOURCE Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited
For further information: Media Contact: Gateway Casinos & Entertainment: Carrie Kormos, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications, +1.416.456.5606, [email protected]