(ISI) officials announced today their sports gaming kiosks (the iSports
Stand) are now on the gaming floor of Hooters Casino Hotel, offering
bettors a faster, more convenient method to place sports bets.
American Wagering, Inc. Hooters Casino Hotel is a collaborative effort between four
of the original six founding fathers of the Hooters Restaurant chain,
155 East Tropicana, LLC (the former owner and operator of the Hotel San
Remo), and a Hooters franchise group from Florida. (“AWIM”),
and AWI Gaming, Inc. is a privately owned company, which distributes self-service
wagering terminals (the iSports Stand) in association with American
Leroy’s owns and operates more than 60
race/sports book outlets in the state of Nevada, CBS is the dominant
supplier of sports wagering hardware/software to the Nevada gaming
industry, and AWIM is a Nevada Gaming Commission-licensed
manufacturer/distributor and supplier of race/sports self-service
wagering kiosks. The two orange iSports Stands, which display a photo of Michelle Nunes –
Miss Hooters International and a blackjack dealer at Hooters Casino
Hotel – are the first specially designed
kiosks in Las Vegas. (“Leroy’s”),
Computerized Bookmaking Systems, Inc. The hotel is conveniently located one block
from the famous Las Vegas Strip and across from the MGM Grand. AWIG is a recently formed subsidiary with the goal of
becoming a market leader in operating smaller hotel/casino properties.
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“We believe once legal bettors experience the
additional features like receiving special offers from our advertisers,
checking weather during events, obtaining advice from a professional
sports handicapper, booking show tickets or making golf reservations,
they will prefer the kiosks,” he said.
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ABOUT HOOTERS CASINO HOTEL
“Hooters is a unique, world-famous brand with
a very loyal following,” said Bill Stearns,
president of ISI. It’s
very simple to place bets, and the kiosk can be open practically 24
Home base to Miss Hooters International 2006, Michelle Nunes, and
recipient of AAA’s 2007 Three Diamond Award,
the world’s first Hooters Casino Hotel
features 696 Hooterized Florida-casual rooms and suites fully equipped
with the latest amenities. For more information
call 1.866.LVHOOTS or visit www.hooterscasinohotel.com.
. In addition to self-service sports wagering, the iSports
Stand provides important sporting event information, a variety of
self-service concierge services and third-party advertising via ISI, LTD.’s
proprietary software (The AdCaster). (AWIM).
Acting as a stand-alone sports book, the iSports Stand provides the same
services as an in-casino sports book. This is the
first time companies and products outside of the casino can reach guests
on the gaming floor.
ISI, LTD. (“CBS”),
AWI Manufacturing, Inc. maintains subsidiary
companies in the Caribbean Islands (ISI Caribbean & Maritime) as well as
the United Kingdom (ISI, UK). For more information, please visit www.isisports.com.
LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leroy’s Race and Sports Book and ISI, Ltd. is a publicly traded company that primarily
operates through wholly owned subsidiaries including Leroy’s
Horse & Sports Place, Inc. While
guests can expect to see the more than 200 world-famous Hooters Girls
throughout the property, an exciting mix of dining, entertainment and
nightlife is also featured, from nine fine-to-funky restaurants and
bars, to one of the hottest pool decks in town. The 30,000-square-foot
“Hooters”-themed casino floor offers approximately 670 state-of-the-art
slot and video poker machines and 33 table games –
including the Hooters Girl Party Pit – for
24-hour fun. The iSports Stands are expected to be fully
operational in time for the busiest sports book day of the year –
Super Bowl Sunday.
Stearns compares the machines to using the ATM at a bank instead of
dealing with the teller.
ISI co-developed the iSports Stand with AWI Manufacturing, Inc. Also unique is the ability for
local and national businesses to advertise on the kiosk’s
video screen, side panels and through on-screen banner ads. “We designed the kiosks to
attract curious guests to take a look and try this new technology. (“AWIG”). ISI, LTD