Toronto, ON – March 20, 2018: 5050 Central Ltd. (“the Company”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gaming Nation Inc., is extremely pleased to announce that the Company has reached an agreement with Tennis Canada.
The agreement will see Tennis Canada run 50/50 raffles using 5050 Central’s digital fundraising platform during the 2018 Rogers Cup, held at Aviva Centre in Toronto, Ontario, hosting the men’s tournament from August 4-12.
Lucky winners of the 50/50 draws will go home with half of the jackpot, while portions of the raffle proceeds will benefit Tennis Canada.
Founded in 1890, Tennis Canada is a non-profit, national sport association with a mission to lead the growth of tennis in Canada and a vision to become a world-leading tennis nation.
“We are very excited to work with 5050 Central for the first time as we believe that their digital platform will make it even more exciting for the fans attending Rogers Cup and will help us raise money to continue our efforts of putting a racquet in the hands of all kids across Canada,” said Tulla Bateman, Vice-President, Fund Development at Tennis Canada.
“We are extremely excited to be part of such a thrilling world-class tennis event,” said Nate Palango, Business Development Executive with 5050 Central. “We feel our platform will provide added excitement for everyone in attendance while increasing fundraising revenue for Tennis Canada.”
ABOUT GAMING NATION INC.:
Gaming Nation Inc. provides technology and information platforms to the sports and entertainment industry. The company's platforms include 5050 Central, an electronic real-time raffle system, BD Sport Group, providing in-stadium betting in the UK football market, and sports information websites Fantasy Guru, FantasyGuruElite and Pick Nation.
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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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