NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") today announced that it has signed an extension of its contract with the Colorado Lottery to continue as a provider of instant lottery games and related services. Under the agreement with the Colorado Lottery, Scientific Games will continue as the Lottery's primary instant game provider for three additional years beginning July 1, 2014.
Laura Solano, Director, Colorado Lottery said, "Scientific Games has provided instant games for the enjoyment of Colorado Lottery players since we started doing business in 1983 with just one instant game. We look forward to three more successful years with Scientific Games."
John Schulz, Senior Vice President, Instant Products for Scientific Games said "Scientific Games is focused on delivering long-term instant product revenue growth for the Colorado Lottery to help increase returns to its beneficiaries. We are honored to be their partner of choice and to have the opportunity to continue to provide the Lottery's primary instant game portfolio through this important contract extension."
About the Colorado Lottery
Proceeds from the Colorado Lottery's games - Lotto, Cash 5, Pick 3, Mega Millions®, Powerball® and Scratch - stay in Colorado to improve the quality of life in the state. From parks and trails, to wilderness and recreation areas, the Colorado Lottery is funding the places where Colorado plays. More than $2.7 billion has been returned to the state for parks, recreation, open space, conservation education and wildlife projects since the Lottery started in 1983. For more information, visit www.coloradolottery.com.
About Scientific Games
Scientific Games Corporation is a leading developer of technology-based products and services and associated content for worldwide gaming and lottery markets. The Company's portfolio includes instant and draw-based lottery games; electronic gaming machines and game content; server-based lottery and gaming systems; sports betting technology; loyalty and rewards programs; and social, mobile and interactive content and services. For more information, please visit: http://www.scientificgames.com.