Eclipse CEO Lays Wreath at Tomb of the Unknowns During National Veterans Day Observance in Washington
November 12, 2018
Duluth, GA, November 12, 2018 – To help mark the 65th annual National Veterans Day Observance and the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, Tim Minard, Chief Executive Officer of Eclipse Gaming, laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery during the national ceremony on Sunday, November 11, 2018.
Mr. Minard participated in the ceremony as a guest and representative of BVL (The Bowlers to Veterans Link), a seventy-six-year-old national nonprofit organization dedicated to brightening the lives of America’s veterans and active duty men and women through recreational and therapeutic programs.
The ceremony, which honors those who served in the United States Armed Forces was led by Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie, who commemorated the ceremony with a moving keynote speech. Also, in attendance at the ceremony was Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. As part of the weekend-long trip, Minard visited the White House and then the National Press Club for breakfast prior to the ceremony at the Memorial Amphitheater at Arlington.
“This was a tremendous experience,” noted Tim Minard, CEO of Eclipse Gaming. “I believe deeply in BVL’s mission to support our veterans and active duty service personnel and am grateful to have been chosen to represent this inspiring organization as we honored and paid our respects to those who have served our country in the Armed Forces.”
About Eclipse Gaming
Eclipse Gaming is a leading supplier of innovative games and systems for the global gaming industry. The company operates primarily in the Native American gaming markets in the U.S., as well as select commercial and international jurisdictions. Eclipse Gaming designs, manufactures and markets top performing games, local, mystery and multi-level progressives, and slot management systems. For more information, visit www.eclipsegamingsystems.com.