Tom's leadership, professionalism, and energy provide us the injection of enthusiasm and functional expertise we need to drive our business to the next level," said Reid Funderburk, BGII
Chairman and CEO.
I anticipate an immediate impact on our numbers, and this can only help BGII
launch their site," Sarnoff said.
believes that its primary risk factors include, but are not limited to the need for substantial financial requirements; the need to develop effective internal processes and system; changes in the overall economy; changes in technology, the number and size of competitors and the mix of products and services offered in its markets; and changes in the law and regulatory policy.
The following disclosures related to former BGII
operations compare the current quarter results (which are included in the Company's consolidated results) to the prior year quarter results which were not consolidated as they were incurred in the pre-merger period.
Total EBITDA for the BGII
business units acquired in June 1996 more
3 million of revenues from BGII
in the 1996 quarter coupled with a 16 percent increase in revenues in Casino Operations and a 10 percent increase in revenues in Gaming Machine Operations.
9 million in revenues of the BGII
operations earned during the post-acquisition period from June 18, 1996 and a dramatic 32.
The new business units acquired from BGII
performed above our expectations for the quarter," stated Steve Greathouse, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.
A study by the Burkina Faso Institute of Environmental and Agriculture Research (INERA), Dr Jeff Vitale from Oklahoma State University and the Polytechnic University of Bobo-Dioulasso, claims that between 2008 and 2013, the BGII
cotton yield increased by over 20%, cotton revenue went up by an average of over $105 per hectare, and average cotton income increased by over 50% to more than $95 per hectare.
In 1999, BGII
Technologies received BLACK ENTERPRISE magazine's Emerging Company of the Year award.
In order to bring BGII
to profitability and increase shareholder value, I have taken a hard look at staffing, corporate organization and our sales effort.
We're delighted that Baldur's Gate II is complete; the BGII
team both here at BioWare and at our publishing partner Black Isle Studios have worked very hard for many, many months to make BG II a great game, and we're really proud of what they have accomplished," stated Ray Muzyka, Co-Executive Producer, Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn, Joint CEO, BioWare Corp.