Profile: NTN Buzztime Inc (NTN)
8 Feb 2016
NTN Buzztime, Inc., incorporated on April 13, 1984, provides an entertainment and marketing services platform for hospitality venues that offers games, events, and entertainment experiences to their patrons. The Company's entertainment system enables players to interact at the venue, and it also enables competition between venues, referred to as multiplayer gaming. The Company generates revenue by charging subscription fees for its service to its network subscribers, by leasing equipment, including tablets used in the Company's BEOND platform and the cases and charging trays for the tablets) to certain network subscribers, by hosting live trivia events, by selling advertising aired on in-venue screens and as part of customized games and directly from consumers who pay to play or use the an arcade and a digital music jukebox, which it offers via BEOND platform.
The Company owns a range of brands, which include the Buzztime, Playmaker, Mobile Playmaker, BEOND Powered by Buzztime and Play Along. Approximately 3,000 venues in the United States and Canada subscribe to the Company's entertainment network, of which approximately 37% use the BEOND platform. It has over six million player registrations. Its customers range from independently operated bars and restaurants to bars and restaurants operated by a range of chains. Approximately 46% of its network subscriber venues are related to national and regional restaurants and include Buffalo Wild Wings, Old Chicago, Aroogas, Buffalo Wings & Rings, Native New Yorker and Boston Pizza. NTN Canada, Inc. is the subsidiary of the Company.
The Company competes with E la Carte, Inc., Ziosk, Touchtunes Interactive Networks, The Answer Is . . . Productions Inc., AMI Rowe, and Livewire/Incredible Technologies, Inc.
NTN Buzztime Inc
2231 Rutherford Rd
CARLSBAD CA 92008-8811