- Joe Pisano, CEO of Jade Entertainment, talks with Asia Gaming Brief Managing Editor Sharon Singleton about the company's new India-facing online operation and his plans to roll out online products in the Philippines under PAGCOR's new PIGO licenses.
Although found in many areas of the world, the iconic gemstone Jade is
synonymous with Asia. So it was entirely appropriate that when, in 2009,
plans were being formed to create an entity that would be the definitive
resource of gaming technologies and information in the Philippines and
beyond into the wider Asian continent; that the new entity should take the name Jade Gaming.
Jade is the business provider and ultimate resource of
gaming technologies in the Philippines. Founded in 2009, it established the business of gaming information technology (IT) to develop, produce, and promote. It distributes wholesale, leases, and services advanced IT infrastructures, systems, processes, and solutions for gaming and entertainment IT. It also provides system integration, network services, registration, and licensing of all gaming IT for its protection in the Philippines and globally.
Jade may acquire real properties for purchase, lease, or hire that it may deem necessary for its operations. It may construct any building for improvement or any other structures that carry its purpose. It arranges, in all manner, the contracts and agreements set forth by the corporations to corporations, and all acts necessary for the purpose of the business
Jade provides gaming machines and paraphernalia as well as systems and services to the rapidly growing and emerging gaming markets in the Philippines. It secures long-term contracts to provide electronic gaming machines and related systems to premier hotels and other well-located gaming venues in the Philippines. It may retain ownership of the gaming machines and systems and receive recurring daily fees based on a revenue sharing/participation arrangement or other arrangements as may be agreed upon.
Jade is located at 2289 UPRC III Bldg., Pasong Tamo Extension, Makati City, Philippines. It has been rapidly building a solid reputation as a trusted provider of electronic gaming machines and other gaming technologies.
Jade has, since its inception, taken giant steps towards becoming a 'one stop shop' for operators seeking to invest in their properties through the latest generation of products and services. Jade is committed to working in close co-operation with PAGCOR to maintain direct and effective two-way links with the international gaming industry and to help the Philippines grow through the predicted rise in direct employment and tourism revenue that a secure gaming industry will bring. As the distributor for the worldâs leading gaming brands, Jade is able to offer electronic gaming machines on a variety of sales models including, straight sales, leasing and revenue sharing (participation) basis to the rapidly growing gaming market in the Philippines.
Jade is continuing to grow its presence in the Asian region. It has recently been granted a license as a Casino Provider by the Commonwealth Casino Commission in Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The company, likewise, is an accredited supplier of gaming machines, systems, and other related equipment by the Macao Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau. Jade is also a member of the Arriba Supplier Network, one of the world's largest business network. Jade has also established its presence in Malaysia via its technology partner, Jade Technology Solutions Sdn. Bhd.