Full House Resorts Named as Resort Operator for Howe Caverns Resort and Casino Project
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Full House Resorts (NASDAQ:FLL) announced today that the Company has been named as the resort operator for the potential Howe Caverns Resort and Casino project near Schoharie, New York in the State’s Capital Region.
Howe Caverns Resort and Casino recently submitted its formal application to the New York State Gaming Commission for consideration of one of four casino gaming licenses to be awarded in fall of 2014. The owner and developer for the proposed complex would be Michael J. Malik. Mr. Malik has developed major projects in California, Michigan and New York.
“We are pleased that Mr. Malik and the Howe Caverns team have selected Full House Resorts to assist in the potential development and management of this tremendous resort,” said Andre Hilliou, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Full House Resorts. “We are look forward to working with Mr. Malik and the State Gaming Commission to develop a premier destination resort near one of New York’s most visited tourist attractions, the Howe Caverns.”
About Full House Resorts, Inc.
Full House Resorts is a locals-oriented, regional casino company that owns, develops and manages gaming facilities. Full House owns the Rising Star Casino Resort in Rising Sun, Indiana, the Silver Slipper Casino in Hancock County, Mississippi, and Stockman’s Casino in Fallon, Nevada. Full House also operates the Grand Lodge Casino at Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa and Casino in Incline Village, Nevada under a lease agreement, and has a management agreement with the Pueblo of Pojoaque for the operations of the Buffalo Thunder Casino and Resort in Santa Fe, New Mexico along with the Pueblo’s Cities of Gold casino facilities. For more information about Full House Resorts, please visit its website at www.fullhouseresorts.com.
Source: Full House Resorts, Inc.
Released July 7, 2014