In an absolute game-changing move, Wynn Resorts has announced a strategic alliance with PokerStars.
From the press release:
The companies will first work to secure the passage of federal legislation that will finally and conclusively define illegal internet gambling, provide law enforcement with the tools necessary to stop illegal internet gambling, protect consumers by establishing a robust regulatory environment for the safe operation of online poker by experienced operators, and establish a regime for the assessment and collection of taxes.
Once online poker regulation legislation is passed, the companies will jointly operate PokerStarsWynn.com.
Gotta say, we like the brand synergy there. Feels like the right fit for both. And the fact that this is PokerStarsWynn and not WynnPokerStars is very interesting.
Read more here.