Gaming. Hospitality. Entertainment.
Maverick Gaming™ is a North American company focused on creating the best possible gaming experiences for every kind of player. Our innovative and customer-centric culture have helped us branch out to become a leader in offering all-inclusive gaming and hospitality providers in the Northwest. We are committed to providing the best games and dynamic player experiences in the region. As we continue to expand our portfolio, we aim to become one of the market leaders in the industry.
Maverick Gaming™ is majority owned and was founded in 2017 by gaming industry veterans Eric Persson, who previously served as Global Senior Vice President of Slots at Las Vegas Sands Corporation and Justin Beltram, former Vice President of Slots at Bellagio and Marina Bay Sands. Together they bring over 30 years of gaming experience spanning gaming markets around the world including the Las Vegas Strip (The Venetian Resort, The Palazzo at The Venetian Resort, and Bellagio Hotel & Casino), Macau (Sands China Limited), Singapore (Marina Bay Sands), and many regional markets in North America.
Maverick Gaming currently owns the Wendover Nugget and Red Garter Hotel, Red Lion Casino, Gold Country Casino and High Desert Inn. and nine card rooms in Washington State, seven of which are in the greater Seattle vicinity, and the other two located in the eastern Tri-Cities area. The card rooms have approximately 120 table games. In April of 2019, Maverick announced a purchase agreement with Great Canadian Gaming to buy their three casino assets in Washington State in the Seattle area. The Great American Gaming casinos have 45 table games.
The Great Canadian Gaming transaction is pending the approval of the Washington State Gambling Commission. The purchase is expected to close in June 2019.
When all disclosed purchases are consummated Maverick will have approximately 1,500 slot machines, 200 table games and 1,200 hotel rooms nationwide.