Toronto, ON – August 13, 2018: 5050 Central Ltd. (“the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gaming Nation Inc. is pleased to announce that the Company has reached an agreement with Kansas Athletics Inc. to add to the overall Kansas Jayhawks fan experience.
The agreement will see 5050 Central continue to expand their presence in the collegiate space by becoming the official digital 50/50 raffle platform provider for the University of Kansas Athletics Department. The Kansas Jayhawks participate in the NCAA’s Big 12 Conference, which includes their five-time NCAA Tournament Champion men’s basketball team.
The Company’s platform plans to deliver Kansas Athletics a new & exciting source of fundraising revenue which benefit local charities and the community, while adding an extra element of enthusiasm and excitement for fans at athletic events.
5050 Central is the leading digital 50/50 fundraising provider for NCAA institutions and athletic events, partnered with nearly 30 schools in the United States and having raised over $10,000,000 for their athletic departments, associated charities and foundations.
Chris Lansdell, Senior Director of Marketing and Fan Experience stated, “We are excited to bring our fans a fun and exciting way to enhance their gameday experience while supporting local charities that play a vital role in supporting families in our community.”
“We at 5050 Central are excited to be bringing our technology to David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium this Fall, adding a new and exciting element to gameday that creates a potentially life changing experience for one lucky fan each game,” said Jason Little, VP of Business Development at Gaming Nation. “In addition to adding a new element to the fan experience, the proceeds from the 50/50 program will go towards driving positive change in the local community.”
Gaming Nation Inc. provides technology and information platforms to the sports and entertainment industry. The company's platforms include 5050 Central, a digital real-time raffle system and BD Sport Group, providing in-stadium betting in the UK football market.
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ABOUT 5050 CENTRAL LTD.:
5050 Central Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Gaming Nation Inc., is a digital raffle software system that drives consumer participation in raffle events while providing accountability to the raffle process. The 5050 Central system digitally captures every transaction while providing updated real-time raffle information to display devices located throughout the venue. Tickets are sold to fans through tablet kiosks and mobile hand-held devices, creating an effortless data collection system providing faster sales transaction, longer selling periods, accountability and substantial increases in average raffle proceeds. 5050 Central boasts some of sports' most iconic brands as clients, with partners across the sports landscape including MLB, NFL, NHL, NBA, MLS, NLL, CFL & EFL as well as several NASCAR events, PGA tournaments and NCAA institutions.
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