TORONTO, March 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. (TSXV: EGLX) (OTCQB: EGHIF), (“Enthusiast” or the “Company”), a gaming corporation building the most important network of authentic gamers, is happy to announce it has shown 2019 dates for the Enthusiast Gaming Live Expo (“EGLX”), Canada’s biggest video game expo, in Toronto next fall. The enthusiast will host EGLX on October 18-20, 2019 on the Metro Toronto Convention Center (“MTCC”), downtown Toronto.
Following the success of EGLX 2018, which drew in fifty-five,000 attendees in Toronto, the Company is planning to extend this year’s expo into the North Hall of the MTCC, almost doubling the floor space to permit for the better attendance numbers expected.
Esports has always been a valuable a part of EGLX, and the Company is making plans to roll out its own Esports event collection, to compete with the leading North American pro tournaments. EGLX has formerly hosted massive-scale Esports competitions in partnership with various companies, together with the World Electronic Sports Games (“WESG”), operated via WorldGaming Network in collaboration with Ali sports (a department of Alibaba) and Blizzard Entertainment Inc. The Company also partnered with Overactive Media to unveil the Toronto Defiant Esports Overwatch crew roster at EGLX 2018, in October. The Company will provide similar updates inside the coming months.
Menashe Kestenbaum, CEO of Enthusiast, commented, “We are sincerely enthusiastic about EGLX 2019, and we have a few exciting additions in the pipeline for the expo in October 2019. Last 12 months, we had potential problems and needed to prevent selling tickets on Saturday. To keep away from any problems this yr, we’ve got expanded into the North Hall of the MTCC and plan to have more sponsors and better attendance numbers.” He added, “We have already seen remarkable increase seeing that we began EGLX in 2015, and in just a few brief years we’ve got grown into the most important video game expo in Canada and still have plans to make bigger into the US in 2020. Attendees at EGLX 2019 can anticipate continued growth with greater sponsors, more space and bigger attention on Esports and tournaments.”
The business enterprise is looking at possibilities to amplify EGLX to multiple cities across North America. With the majority of Enthusiast’s online site visitors originating inside the US, it’s a logical next step within the expansion manner, and the Company has already received robust hobby from a couple of US cities and partners wanting EGLX. Enthusiast is planning its multi-city expansion into the USA beginning in 2020.
Engages Generation Advisors Inc.
The Company has retained Generation Advisors Inc. (“Generation”) to provide marketplace-making offerings. Under the phrases of the agreement (the “Agreement”), Generation will obtain cash compensation of $7,500 consistent with month, however, will not receive any Common Shares or options of Company as repayment. Generation does not have currently personal any securities of Company; however, Generation and its customers might also collect a right away interest inside the securities of Company. Company and Generation are unrelated and unaffiliated entities. Generation is a member of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada, a participating company of TSX and a member of TSX-V. The capital and securities required for any change undertaken through Generation as foremost will be furnished by way of Generation. The Agreement is for a preliminary term of 180 days, with computerized renewals for a similarly 180 days except terminated.
About Enthusiast Gaming
Founded in 2014, Enthusiast is the fastest-developing online network of video gamers. Through the Company’s particular acquisition approach, it has a platform of over eighty owned and affiliated web sites and presently reaches over 75 million month-to-month traffic with its specific and curated content material. Enthusiast additionally owns and operates Canada’s biggest gaming expo, Enthusiast Gaming Live Expo, EGLX, (www.Eglx.Ca) with over fifty-five,000 humans attended in October 2018. For extra statistics at the Company,
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