(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) September 24, 2020 – Eclipse Gaming Systems, LLC joined Georgia Department of Economic Development and Partnership Gwinnett to announce its expansion to 2236 Northmont Parkway in unincorporated Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. The announcement represents Eclipse Gaming’s continued development and investment in the community. Eclipse Gaming’s new location represents the retention of their current workforce and will enable the company to increase their headcount by 50 percent within the next 14 months.
“As COVID-19 has impacted lives and industries, we have seen immense growth in several segments of the gaming industry. We are excited that Eclipse Gaming is expanding their current operations in Georgia, making us part of their success story,” said Georgia Department of Economic Development Commissioner Pat Wilson. “Expanding in our state gives them access to the talent needed to help them create new game concepts and innovations to meet the demands of the industry.”
With a core focus on the Native American gaming market, Eclipse Gaming designs top performing games and innovative solutions that drive deeper player engagement with memorable gaming experiences.
“We are thrilled to be expanding our footprint in Gwinnett County. Eclipse Gaming is a rapidly evolving company, and our success is due to our most important asset – our people. I believe Georgia combines exceptional logistical efficiencies with remarkable talent and educational institutions that provide rich STEAM programs. This allows us to continue creating a robust network of talented visionaries,” said Eclipse Gaming CEO Tim Minard. “With our expansion we have transformed our space into what our company embodies – innovation, collaboration and creativity. We are able to continue growing as an emerging leader in the gaming industry and Go Beyond the Game by delivering a variety of entertaining products that provide powerful results for our customers.”
Eclipse Gaming’s new facility will serve as its company’s corporate headquarters. In the relocation, they have increased their space by seven-fold, allowing for the consolidation of warehouse facilities and company operations. This has fulfilled Eclipse’s vision to create a more effective, efficient, and exciting work environment.
“The relocation of our headquarters in Georgia positions us for rapid growth,” said Minard. “We have built from the ground up a world-class production facility, leading software platforms and a space that captures our culture.”
The company’s future growth achievements are already starting to be realized. The last three months have yielded an increase in new customers correlating with the release of two new gaming cabinets and nine new game titles.
“It’s a constantly encouraging thing to see existing companies reach new heights,” says said Gwinnett County Commission Chair Charlotte Nash. “Gwinnett County is proud to see Eclipse Gaming’s growth and renewed investment in the community.”
Eclipse is dedicated to developing and strengthening its business with the best and brightest individuals in the state. Those interested in pursuing a career may do so at www.eclipsegamingsystems.com/about-us/careers.
“We’re proud that Eclipse Gaming continues to expand and grow in metro Atlanta,” Katie Kirkpatrick, president and CEO of the Metro Atlanta Chamber. “Their focus on innovation mirrors our region’s innovative spirit and solution-driven ecosystem. Even more, metro Atlanta has the talent and resources to help Eclipse Gaming continue to deliver the products and experiences their customers want and as a leader in the global gaming industry.”
Deven Cason, Director, Business Retention & Expansion, represented Partnership Gwinnett in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Economic Development, Georgia Power and Metro Atlanta Chamber on the project expansion.
“We are excited this rapidly-evolving company is expanding in unincorporated Gwinnett County,” said Cason. “When an existing Gwinnett company chooses to expand within the community it is a true testament to the superior talent and business ecosystem that are found here.”
To learn more about Eclipse Gaming, visit www.eclipsegamingsystems.com.
For more information, or to learn how to get involved in local economic development efforts, please visit www.partnershipgwinnett.com. Eclipse Gaming expands operations in Gwinnett County