LAGUNA NIGEL, Calif., Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California-based Crown Games, Inc. announced that Competitive Edge, through its SLOVentures retail division, has been selected to exclusively manage its popular Poker Pool billiard balls for retail distribution. Poker Pool, which is fast becoming popular with college students and adults of all ages, combines the skill of Pool with the strategy of Poker.
George Emery, Crown Games CEO, said, "We are pleased to announce our new strategic relationship with SLOVentures. Greg Parks and his entire team have seen the potential of the product from our first meeting and are working hard to expand the Poker Pool retail footprint. We think 2011 will be a banner year for Poker Pool as the economy slowly recovers."
Poker Pool is now available at several fine game retailers and sporting goods locations online, including Sports Authority, Dunham's, Modell's, ESPN.com, MC Sports and Olympia Sports. The product is also available on top online retailers such as Wal-Mart, Sears, Lifebrandstv.com, Amazon and Buy.com.
Added Greg Parks, SLOVentures President, "From the first day we saw the quality of the Poker Pool set, we were sold that this was a product we wanted to be involved with. Billiards has been traced back to King Louis XI in France in the 15th Century and a form of Poker nearly as far back in Germany. These games have stood the test of time and George and his team have created a high quality product with 10 different games that a consumer can play. It makes it a great gift and is a lot of fun to play."
SLOVentures manages more than 100 products in retail, including golf products such as Tom Watson and Phil Mickelson's instructional DVDs, as well as numerous golf training aids and instructional products, Fitness products including Jam Gym, AbLifter and DuraBand, Personal Products including Luminator Sunglasses, Ice Down Therapy Wraps, The Balance Bracelet and The Diva Dangler Jewelry System.
For more information on Poker Pool or to learn how SLOVentures can help increase your product sales, please contact Greg Parks. A full list of Competitive Edge's suite of services can be found at http://www.compedgemedia.com.
SOURCE Competitive Edge Media Management, Inc.