Century Casinos, Inc. announced today that it has appointed Mr. Hein
Olckers as the new Hotel General Manager for The Caledon Hotel, Spa &
Casino (“The Caledon”). Mr. Olckers` responsibilities will include the
day-to-day management of the 92-room hotel, two restaurants, two bars, the
mineral hot springs facility, the spa, the conference facilities and the
newly completed equestrian center.
Mr. Olckers has a professional and diverse background working for luxury
hotels across the globe. Previously he was employed in various management
capacities by, amongst others, Serenity Wellness Center, Winelands, South
Africa; The Peninsula Beverly Hills Hotel, California, U.S.A.; Kruger Park
Lodge, Mpumulanga, South Africa. He brings to The Caledon a wealth of
experience in hotel marketing, sales and customer service.
“We look forward to working with Mr. Olckers. His expertise in hotel
management will be a valuable resource to us in further improving the
hotel operation in Caledon,” said Chairman and CEO Erwin Haitzmann.
The Caledon Casino, Hotel and Spa is located on a 600 acre site about an
hours drive from Cape Town, South Africa. The facility has 275 slot/video
machines, 8 gaming tables, 92 hotel rooms, mineral hot springs and spa
facilities, three restaurants, two bars, a gift shop, an equestrian center
and conference facilities.
Century Casinos is an international casino company that owns and operates
Womacks Casino and Hotel in Cripple Creek, Colorado; owns and operates The
Caledon Casino, Hotel & Spa near Cape Town, South Africa; operates the
casinos aboard the ultra-luxury vessels of Silversea Cruises, The World of
ResidenSea, and Oceania Cruises; and owns 50% of, and provides technical
casino services to the Casino Millennium in the Marriott Hotel in Prague,
Czech Republic. The Company continues to pursue other international
projects in various stages of development.
The address for the U.S. offices is 157 E. Warren Ave. (P.O. Box 1006),
Cripple Creek, CO, 80813. Telephone: (719) 689-9100. Fax: (719) 689-5782.
E-Mail: [email protected] . For more information about Century Casinos,
visit the Company`s web site at http://www.centurycasinos.com/ . Century
Casinos` common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market(R) under the