he first tables were installed at CIE’s largest property, Royal Yak at Hipodromo de Las Americas in Mexico City. The new poker room boasts three PokerPro tables and offers all of the amenities that poker players want. PokerTek also installed two tables at a second Royal Yak location, Centro Magno in Guadalajara; those tables opened for play on March 20. Four more tables will be installed at the Yak Monterrey and Royal Yak Cancun properties in the coming weeks.
“It is clear to us that PokerPro is the premier automated poker product, and we are pleased to partner with them,” said Carlos Zamudio, Director of Business Development for CIE. “PokerPro allows us to offer our patrons a complete poker solution and all of the most popular cash games and tournaments. We look forward to increasing our poker presence by adding tables to other properties very soon.”
“We’re excited to be selected as CIE’s supplier of automated poker tables,” said Mark Roberson, PokerTek’s CEO and CFO. “CIE is a prestigious operator, and we are pleased to be adding PokerPro into their Royal Yak and Yak properties.”
CIE is the leading producer of live entertainment in Latin America and one of the leading companies in the gaming industry in Mexico. CIE is a public company founded in 1990, whose shares trade on the Mexican stock exchange under the symbol CIEB.