CG Technology and Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment Announce Launch of Real Time Baseball Contest
Free to play baseball contest offers 16 weeks of entertainment with weekly prizes and two season long winner prizes
Las Vegas & New Jersey – May 8, 2015 – CG Technology, a preeminent technology company, and Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment, the popular racing and entertainment facility located in New Jersey, announced today that they are launching a free to play, real time baseball contest. CG Technology’s technology and systems are powering the contest, utilizing real time information and results to ensure continual action and excitement for contestants during all 16 weeks of the regular baseball season.
The contest launches May 11, 2015 and runs until August 30, 2015. Each week Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment will award a cash prize of $250 to the player who has earned the most points from the previous week. At the end of the regular baseball season, a Grand Prize of $3,000 and 2nd place prize of $1,000 will be awarded to the two season long winners who accumulate the most points. Official rules are available at http://playmeadowlands.com/content.aspx?id=12488 and posted at the Meadowlands Racetrack.
“We are excited to partner with Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment and utilize the strength of our technology to power this real time, free to play baseball contest,” said Lee M. Amaitis, President and CEO of CG Technology. “We look forward to offering baseball fans and customers of The New Meadowlands Racetrack a unique and exciting experience this summer.”
“We are committed to offering our customers a premier baseball contest and entertainment experience when they visit Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment. We selected CG Technology as a natural partner of choice due to their state-of-the-art technology which has proven popular with our patrons in the past,” said Jason Settlemoir, CEO & General Manager of Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment.
CG Technology and the Meadowlands Racetrack have partnered together previously, offering sports enthusiasts the opportunity to play in a football contest and March Madness contest.
About CG Technology™
CG Technology™ is an innovative gaming technology solutions provider for lottery, gaming, race and sports wagering worldwide. We specialize in providing secure, scalable, mobile technology and risk management solutions to integrated resorts, gaming partners, race and sports books and lottery industries worldwide. Our technology solutions are designed to meet the highest standards of regulatory compliance, transactional security and customer experience. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, CG Technology continues to expand into new global markets and offer its partners gaming and manufacturing expertise and superior technology solutions. Our products include Android™ and Apple® compatible applications for sports wagering and real-money casino gaming, as well as our state of the art account-based wagering system.
Outside of the U.S., CG Technology has licensed its sophisticated mobile gaming and race book and sports pool systems, as well as risk management consulting services, to Atlantis, Paradise Island and, later this year, at the Baha Mar resort in the Bahamas, and its systems to Logrand Group in Mexico. In addition, CG Technology has an agreement with Celebrity Cruises to offer its innovative mobile gaming technology on a selection of high-end Celebrity Cruises ships, marking the first time the cruise industry has offered customers a mobile casino gaming application. CG Technology is passionate about applying best-in-class technology to offer customers a unique, innovative and memorable gaming experience. For more information please visit: http://www.cgtglobal.com
About Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment
Since 1976, the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, NJ, has been a staple in North American racing, known for events like the Hambletonian and Meadowlands Pace. In November 2013, managing partner Jeffrey Gural unveiled the New Meadowlands Racetrack. The $100 million state of the art complex features racing, entertainment, dining and nightlife. Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment boasts live harness racing and year round simulcasting, Victory Sports Bar & Club, Victory Rooftop Terrace, indoor and outdoor dining options, corporate and VIP events spaces, as well as family-friendly activities. The New Meadowlands Racetrack is an exciting destination that both racing and non-racing fans can enjoy. For more information please visit: http://playmeadowlands.com/