|By Business Wire||
|August 13, 2014 09:05 AM EDT||
Foxwoods® Resort Casino in Connecticut will utilize the award-winning mobile concierge platform from Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) (“Bally” or the “Company”) to offer its patrons a feature-rich mobile app.
John Connelly, Senior Vice President of Business Development and Interactive: Bally Technologies, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire)
The agreement is part of a continuing partnership between Bally and Foxwoods. One of the Northeast’s premier gaming and entertainment destinations, Foxwoods, in Mashantucket, Conn., features six casinos along with hotels, restaurants, spas, golf, theaters, and shopping.
“We are excited to use Bally’s mobile platform to offer outstanding new benefits to our customers,” said Brian Charette, Foxwoods’ Vice President of Information Technology. “Bally is a great partner that worked with us to create a custom app that will enable us to engage and market to our patrons before, during, and after their visit.”
Bally’s cloud-based mobile platform enables casino operators to create and easily update special content and offers, and immediately distribute the information to targeted potential customers. Bally has created more than 150 features for casino operators to incorporate into their apps, allowing them to entertain, educate, interact, market, and learn from their guests and players.
Guests at Foxwoods can use the cloud-based mobile app to book shows, make restaurant reservations, check player club point balances, view promotions, and much more. The app is available for iPhone®, iPad®, Android™, BlackBerry®, and other devices.
“We are thrilled Foxwoods is continuing our valuable partnership by choosing the Bally mobile platform to interact with its loyal patrons,” said Bally Technologies’ Senior Vice President of Business Development and Interactive John Connelly. “We are confident that in utilizing this app that we created for the property, they will drive additional revenue and deliver an even greater experience to Foxwoods’ guests.”
Foxwoods Resort Casino is one of the premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast. As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to express, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Perfect for both recreation and business, Foxwoods provides modern and versatile convention and meeting space to infuse new life into any meeting or event. Foxwoods Resort Casino is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a comprehensive look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.
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. Connect with Bally on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Pinterest.
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