Las Vegas, NV, October 12, 2010
Konami Gaming, Inc. is pleased to announce the placement of 271 slot machines at the Hollywood Casino Perryville, the first casino to open in the state of Maryland.
The grand opening of Hollywood Casino Perryville took place on Thursday, September 30, 2010, with Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley serving as the guest of honor. For the ceremonial "first spin" in the state of Maryland, Governor O’Malley handed Lucile "Georgia" Gransky, a 95-year-old Perryville resident, money to play KONAMI’s Advantage Revolution™ slot machine.
Ross O’Hanley, Senior Director of Sales and Marketing at Konami Gaming, Inc., says, "We are very pleased to have received 18% floor share for the Hollywood Casino Perryville opening. It was quite an honor that the ceremonial first spin took place on an Advantage Revolution slot machine."
In addition to Advantage Revolution, Konami Gaming, Inc. delivered Podium™ (upright and chop-top versions), Advantage5™ and Advantage+™ units to Hollywood Casino Perryville. The order also included Beat the Field™, a community-based premium progressive, as well as Pirate's Loot™, Diamond Point™ and Quick Strike™ products.
About Hollywood Casino Perryville
Located in Perryville, Maryland, Hollywood Casino Perryville offers an incredibly exciting and friendly experience, practically in your own backyard! Welcome to Hollywood! Everywhere you look there's endless excitement and the kind of thrills you just don't find anywhere else; like 1,500 Vegas-style slot machines, dining that always gets two forks up and the kind of red carpet service you would expect in Hollywood.
About Konami Gaming, Inc.
Konami Gaming, Inc. is a Las Vegas-based subsidiary of KONAMI CORPORATION (NYSE: KNM). 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., please visit http://www.konamigaming.com