Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KDEI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Konami Corporation (NYSE: KNM), is a leading, global developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties, specializing in the home video game market.
Headquartered in Tokyo Japan, Konami Corporation first began operating in North America in 1982, and has been publishing computer and video games as Konami of America (KOA) since 1999 from its offices in Redwood City, California near San Francisco.
In October of 2003, Konami Corporation moved to strengthen its content planning and production by expanding its operations to Los Angeles, California under the new name of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
This bold and exciting move was designed to strengthen the company's worldwide business, North American market share and future growth in the interactive entertainment marketplace. Located in heart of the entertainment capitol, KDEI focuses on the areas of global product brand growth strategies, business development and licensing activities.
Konami Gaming, Inc. and Konami Australia Pty. Ltd.
Konami Corporation was founded in Osaka, Japan in 1969 by Mr. Kagemasa Kozuki. Konami Corporation has two subsidiaries in gaming, Konami Australia Pty Ltd in Australia and Konami Gaming, Inc. in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mr. Kagemasa Kozuki currently serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer in Australia and Las Vegas location.
Konami Australia Pty Ltd was established in 1996 and has built a reputation as a leading designer and manufacturer of gaming machines in a global market as well as providing a constantly innovative product range. Commencing as a distributor of gaming machines in Australia, Konami has expanded its market, exporting machines to New Zealand, Malaysia, China, Singapore, Philippines, South America, and Russia.
Current players of gaming machines are more demanding and new products need not only be aesthetically pleasing but must also entertain and engage the players at the same time. Konami continues to strive to provide products which reflect this player appeal as well as satisfying customer needs with high quality, innovative engineering and a focus on being a technological leader. Konami will always continue its commitment to the industry by maintaining the development of new products and gaming concepts to the players as well as providing assistance and support for our product to the customers. Our dedicated sales, marketing and service teams offer an unmatched commitment to excellence.
Konami Gaming, Inc. is a total solution provider as we manufacture not only slot machines but a technologically advanced casino management system called the Konami Casino Management System or KCMS. Our company is known for its state-of-the-art video slot titles played in casinos throughout the United States such as the newest K2V™ product with the proven performing titles Rawhide™, Club Moulin™ and African Diamond™.
Konami Gaming, Inc. has made a massive investment in the North American gaming industry through its nine-acre facility at Hughes Airport Center of Las Vegas. Together KGI and KAP are able to provide global solutions to the gaming industry with their innovative products and exceptional casino management system.