The Stars Group Partners with Mount Airy Casino Resort
The Toronto-headquartered company has partnered with Mount Airy Casino Resort, and under the provisions of the new deal, it will enter online sports betting market of Pennsylvania.
An Important Move
Thanks to the new partnership, players in the Keystone State will have the opportunity to enjoy in a truly engaging experience brought by the group’s extensive offer of poker, slots, tables, and sports betting products.
Following the signing of the deal, The Stars Group and Mount Airy Casino Resort are waiting for the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board license to make the new offering available to customers.
Commenting on the signing of this truly important agreement, Matt Primeaux, Senior Vice-President Strategy & Operations, USA at The Stars Group said they were excited to take this next step as the company looked to broaden its presence in the United States.
Primeaux added the company believed that in partnership with Mount Airy Casino Resort it would be well positioned to capitalise on opportunities in the Commonwealth by bringing its world-leading offerings to Pennsylvania players.
A Logical Step Forward
Vincent Jordan, Vice President of Marketing & Gaming Operations, Mount Airy Casino Resort stated that as one of Pennsylvania’s leaders in entertainment, offering internet sports wagering and gaming and partnering with The Stars Group was the obvious next step for the company, in order to continue diversifying its casino offerings.
He pointed out that introducing internet gaming through The Stars Group would provide compelling opportunities for their customers, particularly our younger customers, who were ready to experience the next gaming challenge.
According to available information, The Stars Group plans to use its in-house developer technology and player account management platform for its operations in Pennsylvania.
This means customers will require only a single account and a common wallet while making deposits and withdrawals will be available via both online and mobile. All in all, players can look forward to smooth wagering and gaming experience.
This announcement arrives a couple of weeks after The Stars Group inked a new deal with Resorts Casino Hotel, which will extend the current partnership between the two sides in the online gaming market of New Jersey. Thanks to this agreement, The Stars Group will offer online and mobile sports betting to customers in the Garden State via its BetStars brand, while the company’s existing poker and casino offer will still be available through PokerStarsNJ and PokerStarsCasinoNJ.
About The Stars Group
Founded in 2001 as Amaya Inc, The Stars Group today produces and offers online gaming products and services including poker, casino, and Sportsbook through its online gaming division, Stars Interactive.
The list of these online brands include PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, and Sky Poker, as well as live poker tour and event brands, including the PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship, European Poker Tour, PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, Latin American Poker Tour, Asia Pacific Poker Tour, PokerStars Festival and PokerStars MEGASTACK.
The company is one of the most licensed online gaming operators in the world, holding licenses in 19 jurisdictions around the globe.
- European Gaming: https://europeangaming.eu/portal/press-releases/2018/08/12/25773/the-stars-group-and-mount-airy-casino-resort-partner-to-launch-online-sports-wagering-and-gaming-in-pennsylvania/
- Calvin Ayre: https://calvinayre.com/2018/08/13/business/stars-group-makes-second-pit-stop-pennsylvania-mt-airy-deal/