|[February 20, 2014]
Miami Valley Gaming Selects Bally's Systems Solutions to Use iVIEW Display Manager and Elite Bonusing Suite to Excite Players in Ohio
LAS VEGAS --(Business Wire)--
Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) ("Bally"), a leader in gaming
machines, table game products, casino-management systems, interactive
applications, and networked and server-based systems for the global
gaming industry, today announced that Miami
Valley Gaming has installed its award-winning systems solutions.
Miami Valley Gaming selected Bally Technologies' (News - Alert) iVIEW DM and Elite Bonusing Suite to offer exciting player experiences such as floor-wide tournaments and unique bonusing opportunities. (Photo: Business Wire)
Display Manager (DM) picture-in-picture-style player-user
interface and Elite
Bonusing Suite (EBS) will be deployed floor-wide on 1,600 video
lottery terminals, enabling interactive, floor-wide player-bonusing
Miami Valley Gaming will use EBS�to add excitement across its iVIEW
network using real-time promotions such as�Virtual
Racing NASCAR, Flex
bonusing, and Power
The Ohio property, a joint venture between Delaware
North Companies Gaming & Entertainment and Churchill
Downs Inc., opened in December. It features 1,600 state-of-the-art
video lottery terminals, a racing simulcast center, several restaurants,
and Miami Valley Raceway, a 5/8-mile harness racetrack.
"We chose Bally systems following a very thorough and competitive joint
evaluation process between Churchill Downs and Delaware North that
included deep discussions surrounding value and ROI specifically for the
Ohio market," said Churchill Downs Senior Vice President of Gaming
Operations Austin Miller.
Added Delaware North Companies Gaming & Entertainment President Brian
Hansberry: "We are excited to continue working with Bally to provide our
players with a tremendous gaming experience. Bally replaced a previous
gaming system at one of our other properties in 2012, and that served us
extremely well given the competitive market conditions."
EBS, when combined with iVIEW DM, will add dramatic new levels of
excitement and anticipation to the slot-play experience. The EBS
applicatios deliver floor-wide, personalized promotions,
second-chance-to-win events, and the ability for players to earn
valuable rewards, all without interrupting play on the base game.
These solutions enable players to spin wheels, select and root for their
favorite contest-driven car or horse, and participate in instant
floor-wide slot tournaments. EBS applications can increase coin-in,
carded play, new card signups, and time on device at casinos across the
"Miami Valley is committed to providing the best gaming entertainment
experience possible, and we believe that Bally systems will help fulfill
this commitment to our customers," said Jim Simms, President and General
Manager of Miami Valley Gaming.
Miami Valley also selected a host of products from Bally's broad systems
slot management system to manage casino, slots, and hospitality data.
Soft GMU solution to increase operational efficiency.
Intelligence (BI) application to analyze and visualize data.
Kiosk, a customizable solution, to streamline traffic and offer
new and exciting ways to reward players.
Tracking Manager automated dispatch and alert system.
media-management solution for centralized management across the
Promotions to give the casino the ability to extend electronic
incentive cash offers to its players at the point of play.
applications for mobile websites and apps.
"We are honored that Miami Valley has chosen Bally for its systems
solutions," said Bally Technologies President and Chief Executive
Officer Ramesh Srinivasan. "These systems solutions selected by Miami
Valley create floor-wide excitement for patrons, and measurable ROI and
increased profitability for casino operators around the world."
About Miami Valley Gaming
Miami Valley Gaming & Racing LLC is a powerhouse partnership between two
gaming, racing and hospitality leaders: Delaware North Companies Gaming
& Entertainment, part of global hospitality provider Delaware North
Companies, and Churchill Downs Incorporated, operator of the
world-renowned Churchill Downs Racetrack - home of the Kentucky Derby.
The new $175 million facility is located midway between Dayton and
Cincinnati - just off of I-75 at Exit 29. Miami Valley Gaming features
1,600 state-of-the-art video lottery terminals, a racing simulcast
center, and Miami Valley Raceway, a 5/8-mile harness racetrack with an
indoor grandstand that accommodates more than 1,000 guests. Patrons have
several dining options, including the CinCity seafood and steakhouse,
the Acres Seasonal Buffet, and Trifecta, three fast-casual eateries in
one. Miami Valley Gaming regularly features local entertainment acts and
offers a broad selection of cocktails, spirits, wines and craft brews
and other beers at its signature Center Bar and the 1803 Bar. Miami
Valley Gaming is expected to generate more than $24 million per year for
local communities and is providing more than 500 jobs in the region. For
more information, visit miamivalleygaming.com.
About Delaware North Companies Gaming &
Delaware North Companies Gaming & Entertainment is one of the most
innovative gaming and racing operators in the country, owning and/or
operating several successful regional destination casinos and
specializing in racing venues with added amenities such as table games,
video gaming machines, poker rooms, full-service restaurants, retail
shops and lodging. The company operates gaming and hospitality services
at locations in New York, Illinois, Florida, Arizona, West Virginia,
Arkansas, Oklahoma and Ohio, where its newest gaming facility opened in
December 2013. Delaware North Companies Gaming & Entertainment is part
of Delaware North Companies, a global leader in hospitality and one of
the largest privately held companies in the United States. For more
information, visit www.DelawareNorth.com.
About Churchill Downs Incorporated
Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) (NASDAQ: CHDN), headquartered in
Louisville, Ky., owns and operates the world-renowned Churchill Downs
Racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, as well as
racetrack and casino operations and a poker room in Miami Gardens, Fla.;
racetrack, casino and video poker operations in New Orleans, La.;
racetrack operations in Arlington Heights, Ill.; a casino resort in
Greenville, Miss.; a casino hotel in Vicksburg, Miss.; and a casino
resort in Oxford, Maine; CDI also owns the country's premier online
wagering company, TwinSpires.com; the totalisator company, United Tote;
Luckity.com, offering fun games online for a chance to win cash prizes;
Bluff Media, an Atlanta-based multimedia poker company; and a collection
of racing-related telecommunications and data companies. In addition,
CDI's 50 percent owned joint venture, Miami Valley Gaming and Racing
LLC, is currently constructing a video lottery terminal and harness
racing facility in southwest Ohio. Additional information about CDI can
be found online at www.churchilldownsincorporated.com.
Bally Technologies, Inc.
Founded in 1932, Bally Technologies (NYSE: BYI) provides the global
gaming industry with innovative games, table game products, systems,
mobile, and iGaming solutions that drive revenue and provide operating
efficiencies for gaming operators. For more information, please visit http://www.ballytech.com.
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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
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only valid as of today's date.
- BALLY TECHNOLOGIES, INC. -
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NASCAR, Inc. Bally, iVIEW, Elite Bonusing Suite, DM Tournaments, Flex
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Promotions are marks owned by, or under license to or from, Bally
Technologies, Inc., one or more of its wholly owned subsidiaries in the
United States or elsewhere.
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