Another Operator Joins Microgaming's French Poker Network

October 20, 2010 (CAP PR Wire) -– Prima Networks Limited (, powered by Microgaming, has today announced that the SOCODEM Group has contracted to join the French Poker Network., the new online poker room will launch in France in early 2011 and will benefit from industry leading software provided by Prima Networks Limited and a bespoke, fully managed solution from Spiral Solutions France.

The SOCODEM Group, led by Frederique Ruggieri, manages two leading land based casinos in France.  Having established a well respected reputation nationally, SOCODEM is now expanding its presence online to capitalise on its strong brand and reach new consumers. The new online offering will complement and help to further establish the land based casinos, by giving customers the same high quality SOCODEM experience no matter where they play.

Frederique Ruggieri, President of the SOCODEM group said, “We’re very proud of how we have grown the SOCODEM reputation and moving into the eGaming market is a natural extension. It’s very important that we can give customers the same great experience they have in our land-based casinos by using new technologies and innovation in the market. In fact our land based casinos are among the most modern casinos in France. Working closely with Spiral Solutions France and Prima Networks Limited, will allow us to take advantage of the newly regulated market and reach new customers.  We’re looking forward to seeing our customers enjoy when it launches.”

Loraine Schoevers, Director of Prima Networks Limited, said: “We are delighted to welcome the SOCODEM Group to our French Poker Network and have no doubt that will thrive in the French market.  We are in a fantastic position to support any company looking to launch and operate a successful online poker room in France, with our market-leading poker platform which is powered by Microgaming and the value-added services provided by Spiral Solutions France. “

Visit Prima Networks Limited at the Monaco iGaming Exchanges show, 11th to 13th October, stand 33B & 34B, Diaghilev Hall.

About Prima Networks Limited
Prima Networks Ltd, powered by Microgaming Software Systems, is a provider of Microgaming software and services to existing and emerging European regulated markets. As well as providing ARJEL approved software in France, Prima Networks Limited is also AAMS certified to offer Poker and Bingo in Italy.

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