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October 31, 2011 02:00 ET

Poker Games Site PKR.com, is One of UK's Fastest Growing Companies

Next-Gen Poker Room is Ranked 4 in UK Deloitte Technology Fast 50

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Oct. 31, 2011) - PKR.com (www.pkr.com) has been named as one of UK's most successful technology companies by global financial powerhouse Deloitte LLP.

The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 ranks Britain's tech companies with the fastest-growing percentage of revenue over the latest five years. PKR.com was positioned No. 4 of 50 UK tech industry players with a growth rate of 9314%.

As well as placing in the UK Fast 50, the poker games site also emerged as a winner in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA awards, which includes the top 500 companies across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The announcement of the Fast 500 rankings will be made at a London awards ceremony on the 24th of November.

Malcolm Graham, CEO of PKR said; "We're delighted to be ranked number four in UK's Technology Fast 50. It's a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team since our inception, and we are honoured to be recognised by Deloitte."

Founded in 2004 by entrepreneur Jez San OBE, PKR.com is headquartered in Camden, London and now employs over 150 staff. The company was ranked top of the 2010 Sunday Times Tech Track 100 and has close to 5 million registered users.

The free poker events hosted by PKR.com has helped establish the site as a hub for online 3D poker. The evolution of PKR.com has not only been recognised at the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 and Fast 500 EMEA awards but at some of the most prestigious award ceremonies in the gaming industry too.

PKR.com has won numerous awards including 'Poker Operator of the Year' at the 2010 E-Gaming Review Awards as well as 'Online Poker Operator of the Year' at both the 2010 and 2011 International Gaming Awards.

Further information about the "UK Deloitte Technology Fast 50" can be found here: http://www.deloitte.co.uk/fast50.

About PKR.com

PKR.com is a revolutionary new concept in online poker that has changed the way the game is played. Featuring stunning real-time 3D graphics and a uniquely engaging and immersive gaming system, PKR.com brings an unparalleled and previously unseen level of realism to online poker. Developed by some of the brightest stars in the video games and poker industries, PKR.com continues to be the most innovative poker room in the world.

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