Resorts Casino Hotel and PokerStars to launch iGaming in New Jersey3 July 2013
ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- Resorts Casino Hotel and The Rational Group, operator of PokerStars, the world's largest online poker site, have reached an agreement to provide online gaming in New Jersey, the companies announced today.
The agreement links the first casino to open in Atlantic City with one of the biggest online gaming companies in the world.
"This is another blue chip partner for Resorts to complete a wonderful series of brands - Mohegan Sun, Margaritaville and now PokerStars," said Morris Bailey, Resorts' Company Chairman.
"Resorts is a fantastic partner for us and we are looking forward to launch PokerStars in the U.S. in association with the other quality brands Resorts has brought to Atlantic City," said Mark Scheinberg, CEO of The Rational Group. "We are very happy to invest in New Jersey and we are excited about building a successful relationship with Resorts."
The agreement is pending approval by the New Jersey regulatory authorities.
About Resorts Casino Hotel
Resorts Casino Hotel brought gaming to Atlantic City in 1978, Resorts Casino Hotel is at the top of its game today, offering world-class casino action in a relaxed environment that keeps the focus on fun. Resorts Casino Hotel made history as the first American casino outside of Nevada and celebrated its 35th anniversary in May 2013 with a new milestone: the opening of a $35-million Margaritaville casino and entertainment complex that includes, among other attractions, the only year-round beach bar on the Atlantic City sand.
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