INTRALOT EXPANDS IN U.S.A. BY WINNING A 7-YEAR CONTRACT WITH THE MONTANA LOTTERY
INTRALOT, a leading global supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, today announced a contract with Montana Lottery for the supply of the Lottery’s new On-Line and Instant Gaming System. Commencing on March 31, 2006, the term of the contract is for seven (7) years with three 1-year extension options.
The project entails a technology upgrade including new technologically advanced gaming equipment, software and related services with significant emphasis placed on increasing sales through the development and implementation of customized and innovative marketing and promotional programs.
INTRALOT will install its LOTOS™ O/S On-line and Instant Gaming Computer System on the IBM AIX platform and provide the Lottery with a minimum of 750 of its CORONIS full-function, high-end compact terminals for retailer locations across the state. In addition, INTRALOT will be installing a state-of-the-art satellite network to link retailer terminals to the central system.
INTRALOT Inc. has already leased central site space in Helena and has staffed the project with highly qualified and experienced personnel who will be working closely with the Lottery.
George Parisot, Director of the Montana Lottery, stated “We are pleased to have INTRALOT as our on-line and instant system vendor. We were impressed not only with the advanced technology they could offer the Montana Lottery and its retailers, but also the depth of experience and high level of commitment shown by their staff. I look forward to working with them on a long and successful partnership to implement plans and programs that will benefit the citizens of Montana.”
INTRALOT S.A. CEO, Mr Constantinos Antonopoulos said : “We are very pleased to have signed this contract with Montana Lottery, which, following the Nebraska successful operation, confirms and strengthens our position in the US market”. Tom Little, President and CEO of INTRALOT, Inc., stated that, “We are extremely pleased to implement another one of the company’s numerous combined On-Line and Instant Gaming Systems in the United States, and we look forward to a long and successful relationship with the Montana Lottery.”
Working closely with the Lottery’s management team and organization, INTRALOT has initiated its commitment to deliver significant value-added services to the Montana Lottery.
INTRALOT, a public company listed on the ASE, is a leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content and value added services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. It’s broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting & Video Lottery operations, its experience in sports games and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With 33 subsidiaries, 8 business offices and more than 1,800 people in 32 countries and revenues of € 500 million for 2005(E), INTRALOT’s footprint straddles five continents.
INTRALOT Inc, a subsidiary of INTRALOT, has its headquarters in Georgia and a business office in Lincoln, Nebraska