In a press release made on 29 August 2018, Easton Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced their interest in developing an integrated resort. The hotel and casino resort will be developed in Europe. However, the exact location has not been announced.
Further details about the development will be released in the coming weeks. This is because the discussions are ongoing and they will also be finalised in the coming weeks.
The Casino and Hotel Features
According to the press release, the resort will be a high-end property that will be located in “an idyllic river” area. It is also estimated that resort will boost yearly revenues of over €77 million (C$11800 million).
Thus far details about the casino floor include 50 gaming tables and 1000 slot machines. The hotel will feature 538 room and VIP suites, a showroom, a convention facility, a 504-space parking, retail space, restaurants, a spa and wellness center.
Evan Karras, CEO of Easton Pharmaceuticals, said they expect the resort to be world-renowned. He went on to say that the company wants to expand its footprint in the global gambling industry.
Easton Pharmaceuticals First Casino Project
The resort project mentioned above is not the only one that the pharmaceutical company has shown interest in. At the beginning of August, the company announced that they had begun talks to acquire an already existing resort in Greece.
The hotel and casino resort in Greece, has 87 gaming tables, 1000 slot machines, a VIP area, 20 suites, 255 hotel rooms, eight restaurants, a private beach, convention facility, a spa and wellness center.
CEO Known in Europe Gambling Industry
Evan Karras is no stranger to the European gambling industry. In the 1990’s he was involved in the privatisation of the gambling sector in the Southern European country. Since then he has built strong relationships with delegates in the European gambling industry.