The 56th annual Calgary White Hat Awards, a one-of-a-kind event that included a red carpet, live awards and gala reception,took place on May 16, 2018. The Awards celebrate inspiring Calgarians in the tourism industry who go above and beyond and strive to make their guests' experience a memorable one.
Casino Calgary was proud to sponsor the event once again, with our VP/General Manager presenting one of the awards at the event (pictured below)! Congratulations to all the Casino Calgary nominees!
The first weekend is in the books for our brand new Poker Room in Calgary, and it was a smashing success! We had the busiest room in the entire city! Thank you to everyone who came by to check it out!
Be sure to take a look the Photo's section of our Glassdoor page for opening ceremony pictures!
We are so excited to announce the re-opening our brand new Poker Room in our Casino Calgary location on Thursday May 3rd, 2018! The room is fabulous and hands down the best-looking room in the Province! Our guests called in for the wait list the night before opening and are so grateful that we have re-opened poker! We have so many positive responses and compliments about the room and our team!
Come by Casino Calgary and check it out!
In the picture below are just some of the Poker team members that will be happy to welcome you to our facility!
We are right in the middle of our busiest Poker tournament we host at Casino Yellowhead. We are proud to host the DeepStacks Poker Tour at our beautiful Casino Yellowhead location. The tournament keeps growing, and growing, and growing, making it one of the biggest Poker tournaments held in the province of Alberta.
Our brand new Pearl Showroom is able to accommodate many Poker tables, and gives the tournament a fresh new look and feel. If you haven't seen our Pearl Showroom, come check it out, its absolutely gorgeous.
What wonderful celebrations! Casino Lethbridge, Calgary, Yellowhead, and Edmonton all completed their Employee of the Year celebrations and all three events (Casino Edmonton and Casino Yellowhead held a joint event) were truly wonderful. Congratulations to everyone nominated for Employee of the Year, and of course to our winners:
Casino Lethbridge - Coung L. from Food and Beverage
Casino Calgary - Yoyo L. from Table Games
Casino Edmonton - Mable C. from Table Games
Casino Yellowhead - Trevor H. from Maintenance
Below is a picture from our Casino Lethbridge celebration!
It's Employee of the Year week again here at PURE! One deserving team member from each one of our four casinos will win a trip to Las Vegas with $500 spending cash and a week off with pay! Good luck to all our great employees!
Happy Halloween! Not long now until PURE holds two of our most important employee communication events - In November, we hold our All Employee Meetings and our Annual Employee Opinion Survey!
In the next two weekends we will be celebrating our fantastic staff! Our Employee of the Year is scheduled for both Casino Edmonton and Casino Yellowhead. Winners will win a free trip to Las Vegas and $500 cash! Good luck to all our great employees!
Casino Edmonton held a Departmental Christmas Tree Challenge. We had 7 trees in total - Security, 2- Food & Beverage, Slots, Table Games, Poker and Hi Limit. The winner was our Security Team! Great job!