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Golden Entertainment Selects Konami’s SYNKROS Casino Management System at Three Nevada Casinos

Las Vegas, NV — April 7, 2016

Konami Gaming, Inc., a global leader in casino gaming and systems, announced that its SYNKROS™ casino management system has been selected by Golden Entertainment to replace existing systems at its three casino properties in Pahrump, Nevada. Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Casino, Gold Town Casino, and Lakeside Casino & RV Park will introduce SYNKROS’ single player card solution, premier bonusing suite, award-winning marketing tools, and advanced reporting to nearly 1,000 gaming devices. 

“We selected Konami’s SYNKROS for our Pahrump casinos due to the company's strong reputation for delivering extremely reliable systems packed with marketing solutions,” said Blake L. Sartini, chief executive officer at Golden Entertainment.

During summer of 2015, Golden Gaming finalized its merger with Minnesota-based and publicly traded Lakes Entertainment, establishing a portfolio of approximately 9,300 gaming devices as Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN). One month later, the company finalized contracts with Konami to launch SYNKROS at its three Nevada casinos.

“For more than two years, SYNKROS had demonstrated its strength and reliability at Rocky Gap Casino under Lakes Entertainment, so when operations transitioned to Golden Entertainment then we had a great case study to explore in planning the future of casino systems at the Pahrump properties,” said Scott Richards, director, systems sales at Konami. “SYNKROS’ proven architectural stability was a significant benefit to their leadership team, as was the one-card player loyalty solution they could carry across their Pahrump operations.”

“Our casino guests will have a seamless loyalty experience spanning all of our Pahrump locations,” said Sartini. “With kiosking functions through SYNKiosk and new bonusing applications via True Time Tournaments and SuperSeries, guests can enjoy a whole ecosystem of player rewards and benefits that are personalized to their gaming activities.”


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About Konami Gaming, Inc.
Konami Gaming, Inc. is a Las Vegas-based subsidiary of KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION (TSE: 9766). The company is a leading designer and manufacturer of slot machines and casino management systems for the global gaming market. For more information about Konami Gaming, Inc. or the SYNKROS gaming enterprise management system, please visit

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About Golden Entertainment, Inc.

Golden Entertainment, Inc. owns and operates gaming properties across two divisions – distributed gaming and resort and casino operations. Golden Entertainment operates approximately 10,300 gaming devices and more than 30 table games in Nevada, Maryland, and Montana. The company owns four casino properties, nearly 50 taverns, and operates approximately 770 distributed gaming locations in Nevada, Maryland, and Montana. Golden Entertainment is focused on maximizing the value of its portfolio by leveraging its scale, leadership position, and proven management capabilities across its two divisions. For more information, visit

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