J&J completes purchase of Montana Golden Entertainment

J&J Ventures Gaming, LLC announced today that it completed the purchase of Golden Entertainment, Inc.’s Montana distributed gaming operations, following receipt of all necessary approvals and licenses from the Gambling Control Division of the Montana Department of Justice.  Headquartered in Illinois and majority-owned by funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. (“Oaktree”), J&J Ventures Gaming is a national leader in distributed gaming and amusements operations, now servicing nearly 4,000 locations in several jurisdictions after its Montana acquisition.


Responsible Gaming Education Month

J&J Gaming supports the American Gaming Association (AGA) in its annual recognition of Responsible Gaming Education Month (RGEM) in September. This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the AGA supporting Responsible Gaming Education and providing assistance to gaming patrons across the nation. J&J Gaming supports our establishments and their patrons by providing useful tools inside the gaming room including our responsible gaming cards, posters and social media assets to promote the cause.


J&J acquires JHey Enterprises

J&J Ventures Gaming, LLC, the leading Terminal Operator in Illinois, is pleased to announce its acquisition of substantially all assets of JHey Enterprises LLC, a terminal operator with locations in the Northern Illinois area. JHey is a proud, family-operated terminal operator with expertise in providing top-level services to gaming cafes, bars, and restaurants.


Prize Party – WINNERS!

Our second sweepstakes for 2023: Prize Party is awarding over $285,000 in total prizes to more than 700 winners at participating locations!

Winners were drawn on August 21st and are being contacted by each location. 10 Grand Prize winners from each of the reward level tiers, Member, Insider, Elite, and VIP are being contacted and confirmed valid as well as winners for all 700+ locations. A full list of confirmed winners will be posted below as they are validated.

We hope everyone enjoyed participating in our second giveaway of 2023. Be on the lookout for more opportunities to win!


J&J Gaming – #2580 in Inc. 5000 National list

The Inc. 5000 list recognizes the fastest-growing private companies in America and J&J Gaming has been named number 2,580 of 5000 for the 2023 award year. The Inc. 5000 list honors privately owned businesses and their leaders across the entire US for innovative achievements and for creating sustainable growth and opportunity.


Storming Jackpots

Electrifying new games are available for play at a J&J location near you! The latest release from Aristocrat: Storming Jackpots, brings two new game titles, Casino Riches & Fire Idol! Start a new, thrilling adventure on the much-anticipated arrival of these two rare, new games in Illinois! You can now hit Storming Jackpots across J&J locations in Illinois on the MarsX Portrait! Casino Riches & Fire Idol bring exciting new features to our patrons with innovative gameplay mechanics, eye-catching graphics, and game simplicity allowing for a wide array of audience members to test their luck at thunderous winnings!