Great Canadian Gaming Corporation
TSX : GCD

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation

June 20, 2005 03:00 ET

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation: Appointment of Howard Hum as Chief Financial Officer

RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - June 20, 2005) - Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (TSX:GCD) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that Mr. Howard S. Hum has been appointed the Company's Chief Financial Officer effective June 15, 2005, the date of the Company's annual general meeting.

Mr. Hum joined the Company in August 2004 as the Controller and was appointed Acting Chief Financial Officer in November 2004. Mr. Hum is a Chartered Accountant and has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from UBC. Prior to joining the Company, he was Vice-President, Finance and Administration at Raute Wood Ltd. for nine years and Senior Manager at Arthur Andersen for 11 years.

About Great Canadian Gaming Corporation

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, home to more than 4,600 employees, is a multi jurisdictional gaming and entertainment operator with operations in British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Washington State. The Corporation operates twelve casinos, a thoroughbred racecourse, two standardbred racecourses, a community gaming centre and numerous associated food and beverage and entertainment facilities.

ON BEHALF OF GREAT CANADIAN GAMING CORPORATION

"Original signed by Thomas Bell"

Thomas Bell

Vice President, Corporate Development and Investor Relations

Contact Information

  • Great Canadian Gaming Corporation
    Thomas Bell
    Vice President, Corporate Development and Investor Relations
    (604) 303-1000
    (604) 279-8605 (FAX)
    www.gcgaming.com