|By Marketwired .||
|March 21, 2014 06:10 PM EDT||
MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 -- World Poker Store Inc. (OTC PINK : WPKS) (PINKSHEETS: WPKS) Announces further business developments in the state of New Hampshire and its retention of the services of Rick G. Newman, long time New Hampshire gaming lobbyist and operator to assist with World Poker Store's charitable gaming efforts and selection of properties for charitable gaming operations in the state. Mr. Newman is well versed in charitable gaming law and brings a wealth of gaming experience as a licensed operator in the state and also served for 8 years as a member of the state house of representatives in the 1980s and 1990s.
The company intends to open up to 4 charitable gaming facilities in profile market locations throughout the state of New Hampshire. Following completion of gaming license approval the company plans to offer poker, table games, bingo and the introduction of electronic pull tab machines at each of the facilities. The New Hampshire Charitable Gaming Commission is currently promulgating the rules and regulations for electronic pull tab machines and the company intends to have facilities open and ready to place machines immediately following approval by the gaming commission.
WPKS CEO, Chuck Chastain stated, "We are happy to have retained Mr. Newman's services and to be working with him as an integral part of our New Hampshire operations. As a well known and respected lobbyist and statesman, his reputation and experience is a true asset to our company." "We look forward to our success together in the state of New Hampshire," he added.
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.
This press release contains information that constitutes forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Any such forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from any future results described within the forward-looking statements. The forward-looking information provided herein represents the Company's estimates as of the date of the press release, and subsequent events and developments may cause the Company's estimates to change. The Company specifically disclaims any obligation to update the forward-looking information in the future. Therefore, this forward-looking information should not be relied upon as representing the Company's estimates of its future financial performance as of any date subsequent to the date of this press release.
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