elebrating its premiere in Costa Rica – in December, the top-selling GAMINATOR Scorpion 2.24 was implemented at Grand Casino Escazú with the latest NOVOMATIC game editions comprising classic and novel slot highlights.
Grand Casino Escazú in San José, Costa Rica, is part of the successful IGGR Group (International Group of Gaming & Resorts) which currently operates five hotels and 13 casinos around the world, including Argentina, Egypt, France and Costa Rica. The casino was inaugurated in June 2013 as one of the most modern and sophisticated gaming operations in Costa Rica. It resides on the first floor of the Sheraton Hotel in an exclusive location in the trendy suburb of Escazú, on the outskirts of San José. The location is ideal, just 350 m from the Multiplaza Escazú shopping mall, 5 km west of the urban park and ‘lungs of San José’, Sabana Park, and is directly on motorway 27 and not too far from Juan Santamaría International Airport.
Grand Casino Escazú combines the most popular casino games in the market with exclusive and professional services to offer its guests a premium gaming experience. The casino floor counts 140 slots with a range of the most attractive jackpot games and prizes as well as a fine selection of live games including Rummy, Pai Gow, Roulette, Three Card Poker and Punto Banco. A special Poker room is dedicated to Texas Hold'em and Omaha Poker. The casino’s Grand Rewards VIP loyalty program, unique in Costa Rica, offers guests benefits both in the casino, the Sheraton Hotel and in various affiliated stores.
The regional NOVOMATIC subsidiary, NOVO PANAMA, led by General Manager José Teng, is constantly expanding its market share in Central America with highly attractive sales models, products and offers. The company maintains an excellent business relationship with casino management. The latest addition to the Grand Casino Escazú’s existing range of NOVOMATIC gaming equipment is the GAMINATOR Scorpion 2.24 with the popular and successful Impera Line HD Edition 6 game mix. The machines’ superb looks, matte black finish and subtle LED effects adds a real eye-catcher on the gaming floor and their top ergonomics, great sound and vivid graphics display have been instantly appreciated by guests. The GAMINATOR Scorpion 2.24 machines at Grand Casino Escazú are the first in Costa Rica.
Casino General Manager Jean Paul Zucchetto is highly satisfied with their performance: “The new NOVOMATIC machines are highly attractive, innovative and easy to play. The customer feedback is excellent and certainly confirms this addition to our gaming floor.”
Werner Josef Schwingshandl, NOVO PANAMA Sales Representative for Central America, said: “We are proud of the extremely successful cooperation with our numerous customers throughout C.A. and especially with leading operators such as Grand Casino Escazú. The casino is a long-time NOVOMATIC customer and it is a great honor for us to work with the management on the basis of such a respectful business relationship. Their success is our business and we are always happy to contribute and support with our products and services.”
Lawrence Levy, NOVOMATIC Vice President of Global Sales, added: “The President of IGGR, Francis Raineau, is a long-time and highly valued friend of NOVOMATIC. With this latest project in Costa Rica, we continue our successful relationship with the IGGR Group that spans back almost 20 years.”