Everi Holdings Inc. (Everi or the company) announced the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has approved the company’s award-winning TournEvent slot tournament system for deployment at all casino properties in the province. The first TournEvent systems and related electronic gaming machines are expected to ship to 11 properties in December for installation in January 2019. Systems and gaming devices are expected to ship to the remaining 24 properties during the first half of 2019.

“We appreciate the BCLC’s extensive review and approval of our TournEvent system among a competitive field,” said Ed Peters, executive vice president, sales and marketing, at Everi. “As British Columbia’s slot tournament system provider of choice, Everi is excited to deploy TournEvent in casinos across the province as we continue to grow our games business in Canada. We believe agency approval is a testament to our innovative, easy-to-use platform. We look forward to bringing TournEvent to British Columbia as we partner with the province’s casinos to offer the industry’s leading slot tournament solution which heightens operators’ marketing efforts and brings fun and excitement to their floors.”