MINNEAPOLIS, MN, United States, via ETELIGIS INC., 12/22/2014 – – World Poker Store Inc. (OTC Pink: WPKS) (PINKSHEETS: WPKS), has entered an agreement to acquire ownership in Ocean Front Gaming Inc. and Ocean Gaming at Hampton Beach New Hampshire. As the next step in the company’s continued charitable gaming efforts in the state, this agreement will further boost World Poker’s plans to open up to 4 charitable gaming facilities throughout the state, each offering table games, Craps, Roulette, Blackjack, cash poker and poker tournaments as well as Bingo.
Mr. Anthony Fusco will continue to head up operations for Ocean Gaming and WPKS in Hampton Beach and both are focused on continued growth in table games and lounge business. With recent rules approval by the New Hampshire Gaming Commission WPKS plans for placement of Lucky 7 pull tab machines in early 2015. Along with continued support from WPKS lobbyist and Vice President of Government Affairs, Rick G. Newman, the company will now also benefit from Mr. Fusco’s extensive gaming and operations experience as well as consulting and advice from Mr. Newman. Both men are long time New Hampshire charitable gaming operators.
CEO, Chuck Chastain stated, “Our President, Marlin Torguson and I are very pleased with how things are progressing in the state of New Hampshire. We look forward to working with Anthony Fusco and are excited to have someone of his caliber on our team. His leadership and experience will serve as further inspiration and take WPKS to new heights in New Hampshire.”
About World Poker Store Inc./World Poker Entertainment:
World Poker Entertainment is an international entertainment company with developing operations in Europe, China and the US. The company owns and operates bar poker leagues and charitable poker events in multiple countries. The company continues to expand its charitable gaming business and benefit from the support of its advisory board members, world class poker players Phil Hellmuth, Johnny Chan, Marcel Luske, Hoyt Corkins, Patrik Antonius and Liz Lieu. More about The World Poker Store Inc. can be found at www.worldpokerentertainment.com
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SOURCE: World Poker Store Inc.