SOURCE: Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp

March 08, 2010 10:30 ET

Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. Names Antonio Rodriguez as Vice President of Gaming Operations and Welcomes Investors to Its Boxing Premiere on ESPN Deportes

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - March 8, 2010) -  Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ) has named Antonio Rodriguez as the company's VP of Gaming Operations. Rodriquez brings more than 20 years of gaming industry experience to Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. Most recently at Casino Marina del Sol as Casino General Manager where he oversaw the development of the project from initial construction to a final build out including 800 slot machines, 48 tables and marked his place with the 2nd largest casino in Chile. 

In his new position, Mr. Rodriguez will oversee all gaming activities and report directly to Steven Swank, Chairman and CEO of Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. Mr. Swank stated, "Antonio brings world-wide gaming experience and multi-lingual ability to our diverse customer base from numerous countries and ensures a great experience for all. In addition, his experience with growing a casino to its maximum efficiency will certainly facilitate our growth pattern, client retention and future profitability."

Rodriguez combines strong experience in gaming throughout Chile, Panama and Aruba. In fact, for 12 years Rodriguez was the Director of Casino Operations at the Wyndham Aruba Resort, Hotel and Casino. Further, he was instrumental in implementing Bally's SDS System for 312 "ticket in-ticket out" slot machines which have become customary in US casinos. His organization and supervision of world class poker tournaments, casino collections and central credit with banking controls are just a start to the industry abilities Rodriguez has experience in. 

Mr. Swank added, "Experience like his, combined with our business model and online ventures, will continue towards our goal of building Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. into a leader of the gaming industry around the world. Further, we invite investors and potential investors to experience our growth first hand, enjoy the boxing event and have a relaxing weekend at the casino."

About Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp.:
Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ) is the owner and operator of the Sosua Bay Grand Casino. The corporation is focused on becoming a leader in the Caribbean for gaming and entertainment to include live betting in its partnership with Kenilworth Systems Corporation from cameras located above tables within the Sosua Bay Grand Casino. Not only will Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. offer world class gaming and accommodations within its facilities for those visiting our properties, but also allow patrons to wager (where allowed) from the comfort of their own home or hotel room. The casino is now the centerpiece in the Sosua Bay Resort at Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, the largest and most populated Caribbean Island.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENT
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