Food & Drink International - Winter 2017, Volume 2 - 104
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited
>> Gateway Casinos believes it can craft more dynamic experiences at its 26 gaming properties by offering fresh and innovative offerings at its restaurants and bars.
On The Move
With its key partnerships and employees, 25-year-old Gateway Casinos aims
to improve the customer experience and attract new guests. By Bianca Herron
ateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited is the largest and most diver-
sified gaming company in Canada. With locations in British Columbia, Edmonton and Ontario, the Canada-based company has more
than 5,900 employees and operates 26 gaming properties with 282
tables, more than 9,500 slot machines, 68 restaurants and bars, as well as 272
Gateway has had significant growth in the past 12
months, and still has plans to grow aggressively in the
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next couple of years, according to Corporate Director of
Food & Beverage Travis Talbot. "We have some proposwww.gatewaycasinos.com
HQ: Burnaby, British Columbia
als in and we're currently developing a number of properTravis Talbot, corporate director of food and beverage: "We
ties in Ontario," Talbot says. "Our executives are always
want to give everyone a reason
exploring opportunities in various marketplaces throughto join us for a meal and stick
around for the experience."
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Its two new properties will be completed in the next two to three years.
Additionally, Gateway is renovating
several of its existing properties, including a $15 million renovation of
the Grand Villa Casino Hotel & Conference Center in Burnaby.
Keys to Success
Gateway attributes it success over
the past quarter-century to not only
growing by expansion, but by being
dynamic and keeping pace with market trends.