PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) has entered into an agreement with TCS John Huxley Africa (Pty) Limited (TCS) to distribute its products throughout Africa. TCS has placed its first orders with multiple installations of PokerPro planned for later this month.
“Market conditions throughout Africa are ideal for electronic table games, especially account based, cashless products,” commented John Whiskin, Managing Director of TCS John Huxley Africa. “PokerTek’s tables will provide operators here the security and auditability they require, while meeting the need for a fully automated solution that emulates live games.”
“TCS John Huxley Africa is a leader in the gaming industry and has a wealth of experience deploying both manual and electronic table games,” said James Crawford, PokerTek’s President. “We look forward to working with them to greatly expand PokerTek’s reach into Africa.”
Parties interested in PokerPro or Blackjack Pro in Africa should contact Steph Nel or Nicci Smith at +27 11 315 7910 .About PokerTek, Inc. PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEK) is a licensed gaming company headquartered in Matthews, NC that develops and distributes electronic table game solutions for the gaming industry. The company’s products are installed worldwide, and include PokerPro and Blackjack Pro. For more information, visit: www.PokerTek.com or contact Tracy Egan at 704.849.0860 x106. This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which are made in accordance with the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Our actual results may differ materially from those implied in these forward-looking statements as a result of many factors, including, but not limited to, the impact of global macroeconomic and credit conditions on our business and the business of our suppliers and customers, overall industry environment, customer acceptance of our products, delay in the introduction of new products, further approvals of regulatory authorities, adverse court rulings, production and/or quality control problems, the denial, suspension or revocation of permits or licenses by regulatory or governmental authorities, termination or non-renewal of customer contracts, competitive pressures, and our financial condition, including our ability to maintain sufficient liquidity to operate our business. These and other risks and uncertainties are described in more detail in our most recent annual report on Form 10-K and other reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made. We undertake no obligation to update or revise such statements to reflect new circumstances or unanticipated events as they occur, except as required by applicable laws, and you are urged to review and consider disclosures that we make in the reports that we file with the Securities and Exchange Commission that discuss other factors germane to our business.