January 09, 2006 (London, UK) – GameAccount, the #1 Skill Game and P2P network supplier has been chosen by Sky Bet, a division of British Sky Broadcasting Limited (BSkyB), to provide Skill Gaming services for the Sky Gamestar portal.
As one of the world’s leading broadcasters, with an impressive betting and gaming pedigree, Sky has chosen GameAccount to support its expansion into P2P games. The deal means that Sky can offer customers the best Skill Games available online, such as Multiplayer Pool, Hi-Lo Solitaire, Mah Jong and the unique P2P Tournament Blackjack format, exclusively supplied by GameAccount.
GameAccount specialises in supplying custom branded, white label and fully integrated back-end solutions to sportsbook, casino and poker operators. As one of the only suppliers of an integrated P2P network linking players from around the globe, the company continues to penetrate markets through unrivalled multi-currency and multi-lingual options.
GameAccount’s fully integrated, single-wallet solution is set to bring Sky and its affiliated interactive sites a reliable way to increase traffic and incremental revenues, appealing to a broad demographic of serious casual gamers.
“Sky is continually looking to enhance the range of services that we can offer customers’ says Ian Shepherd, Managing Director of Sky Interactive. “GameAccount’s impressive portfolio and history of successful integrations made them the obvious choice.”
“Clients are consistently amazed at how fast and smooth the integration process is”, says GameAccount’s Chief Executive, John Jones. “This outstanding partnership deal is another vote of confidence from the Sportsbook and iGaming industry in the GameAccount integrated P2P network solution.”