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Pinnacle Entertainment Completes Acquisition of Ameristar Casinos, Inc.
Jackpot, Nevada ( KMVT-TV / KTWT ) Changes are happening at a popular casino in jackpot.
Cactus Petes is owned by Ameristar, which was bought out by Nevada-based Company Pinnacle Entertainment.
It's official pinnacle entertainment and Ameristar casinos are now one company.
Pinnacle purchased Ameristar, doubling its size.
As a result of the transaction, the company added eight properties and will operate a total of 16 casinos in nine states
"Our focus remains being the destination gaming resort for our guest in Northern Idaho and creating magical moments for guest when they come” said Andy Hamblen, Cactus Petes.
With the recent purchase, guests will see some changes in the future.
"Our guest will see some additional benefits coming their way in 2014. As we merge the players program with Ameristar and Pinnacle”, said Hamblen.
As Hamblen explains, employees are excited for the company’s future.
"With now 16-properties nationwide it's just so much more opportunity for our guest and our team members"