Niagara Casinos Recognized as One of Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers

NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Nov. 24, 2010) – Fallsview Casino Resort and Casino Niagara have been recognized as one of Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers for 2011. This is the first time that Niagara Casinos has received this award.

Niagara Casinos was selected based on independent research and information submitted to the editors and advisors of the Canada’s Top 100 Employers Group. Certain criteria including community involvement, green initiatives, communication and recognition were all considered when determining the award recipients.

“I am very proud that Niagara Casinos has been recognized in this regard,” says Art Frank, President, Niagara Casinos. “This award reinforces that our organization is an exceptional place to work and as a team we’ve made a difference.”

2010 has been a great year for Niagara Casinos in the awards category as this acknowledgment is preceded by Four Diamond designations for Fallsview’s hotel and two fine dining restaurants, 17 Noir and Ponte Vecchio. Fallsview Casino also received first place at the AGA communication awards for Best Television Advertising.

Fallsview Casino Resort

Built on a cliff overlooking the world-famous Horseshoe Falls, Fallsview Casino Resort is the largest and most elegant gaming resort facility in Canada and the crown jewel in Niagara’s stunning array of wonders. It features a casino with over 3,000 slot machines and 142 gaming tables, a 374-room luxury hotel, a full–service spa and fitness centre, a 1,50 0-seat showroom, dozens of dining and shopping options and over 30,000 square feet of meeting and convention space.

Casino Niagara

Opened to the public on December 9, 1996, Casino Niagara remains a cornerstone of the tourism and nightlife scenes in Niagara Falls, Canada. In 2005, Casino Niagara underwent $12 million in renovations and is today home to more than 1,600 slot machines, 28 gaming tables, a 12-table poker room, Lucky’s steakhouse, an expanded Market Buffet, several bars, a stage for live entertainment right on the gaming floor, a Yuk Yuk’s comedy club and “The Sports Section” – dedicated to multi-sports wagering with exclusive odds.