Betinternet moves into virgin territory - first online gaming operator to advertise on Virgin Atlantic 

Isle of Man
27th November, 2000 plc the leading Internet and telephone gaming operator based in the Isle of Man. Today announced a significant  program with Virgin Atlantic Airways. The deal involves "airing" of a specifically commissioned commercial by betinternet on all Virgin Atlantic Flights.

    "The commercial will be viewed by all passengers on several inflight entertainment channels," said Mark McGuinness Marketing Manager at betinternet. "This gives a unique opportunity for visibility of betinternetís brand in over 200 flights per week and 1 million passengers per quarter".
    "Virgin Atlantic is a leading innovator in inflight entertainment offering individual seat back television screens for every passenger with up to 50 channels of entertainment including movies, television, radio and computer games. They were also the first major airline to show one of the biggest sporting events this year Euro 2000,on all its flights with great success.

    Vincent Caldwell Chairman of said, " is proud to be associated with Virgin Atlantic". "The growth in the global betting industry derives from many factors. The huge Advances in international communications will soon give the ability to view, bet and pay from anywhere, perhaps even 35,000 feet!

Mark McGuinness Bsc Ba
Marketing Manager plc
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