INTRALOT’S SUBSIDIARY TOTOLOTEK SUPPORTS FOOTBALL IN POLAND (29/05/2014 )
INTRALOT’s subsidiary in Poland, Totolotek S.A., a leading and the longest operating company in the Poland’s betting market, actively supports sports in the country by signing three (3) two-year sponsorship agreements with the leading T-Mobile Polish Super League Football Clubs Wisła Kraków, Lechia Gdańsk and Górnik Zabrze. INTRALOT Group supports sports aiming to enhance the values of sportsmanship, team work and fair play worldwide. This commitment is a part of a long-term CSR plan of Totolotek and the beginning of a larger sponsorship programme in Polish sports.
Totolotek will have a status of official sponsor of all three clubs. As part of the sponsorship agreements Totolotek logo will be present on all three stadiums, official FC websites and Totolotek points of sale will be located in fan zone areas. Additionally, Totolotek together with partnering clubs will execute dedicated marketing campaigns for football fans on the stadiums and with the use of social media.
“Wisła Kraków is a top football club which has been established more than one hundred years ago. Signing a contract with Totolotek is a major achievement as it constitutes a union of two great brands. We value highly Totolotek’s commitment to the development of Polish sport and we look into the future with renewed optimism” – said Jacek Bednarz, President of Management Board of Wisła Kraków.
“I am convinced that our cooperation with Totolotek as our new official sponsor will bring mutual benefits. The acquisition of such a strong business partner is for Lechia Gdańsk a confirmation of the successful establishment of a strong football brand and a reason to be proud of”, said Bartosz Sarnowski, Chairman of the Board of Lechia Gdańsk.
“The signing of a two-year contract with Totolotek is undoubtedly a success and a happy day for Górnik Zabrze and our fans. Totolotek will offer enduring significant support as one of the main club sponsors., commented Zbigniew Waśkiewicz, President of Management Board of Górnik Zabrze S.S.A.
“I am sure that our cooperation will bring mutual benefits and I am glad that our company is from today the official sponsor of such outstanding clubs”, stated Adam Lamentowicz, President of Management Board of Totolotek S.A..
Totolotek S.A was founded in 1992 and is a leading and the longest operating company in the legal betting in Poland. Joining the INTRALOT group in 2005 helped to strengthen the position of Totolotek S.A. on the market as a leading provider of sports betting, with nearly four hundred points of sale in the country. The company provides employment for over 1,000 people. Through the network of points of sale, Totolotek S.A. offers in the polish market the widest selection of sports betting, such as: Toto-Mix, Live Betting, Live-Football Betting – Toto-Liga & Toto-Gol, Horse Racing and recently added to the offer – Greyhound Racing – Live – Toto Racing. From 2013 the company also accepts bets online via the website totolotek.pl.
INTRALOT, a public listed company, is the leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content, sports betting management and interactive gaming services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. Its broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting, Racing & Video Lottery operations and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage, which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With presence in 57 jurisdictions, more than 5.700 people and revenues of €1,54 billion for 2013, INTRALOT has established its presence on all 5 continents.