SANTA ROSA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bar Partners, an Amuze company and leading amusement route operator for bars, trampoline parks, family fun centers and various entertainment venues, is thrilled to announce its recent acquisition of fast-growing west coast route operator Gardner Games.

The strategic move showcases Amuze companies’ commitment to enhancing its amusement portfolio and staying at the forefront of cutting-edge gaming experiences while bolstering its western states presence. Gardner Games adds a wealth of industry expertise, creativity, and an innovative portfolio of amusement solutions.

“We are excited to welcome Gardner Games to the team,” said Stephen Lahti, CFO of Amuze. “With this acquisition, we will continue to work our hardest to be at the forefront of the industry in providing exceptional gaming experiences to our customers. Gardner Games’ footprint, location profiles and innovative use of card reader technology aligns perfectly with our vision of being a nationwide leader in providing the ‘Best in Amusement’ to venues across the country.”

Gardner Games’ pioneering use of the latest in card reader technology provides patrons with seamless and convenient ways to access their favorite games and attractions. Their state-of-the-art card reader systems have garnered praise for their ease of use, efficiency, and enhanced customer engagement.

“I am excited for the opportunity to join the Amuze family of companies and contribute to their exciting growth,” said Eric Gardner, Founder and President of Gardner Games. “This presents a fantastic opportunity for growth, either building relationships with new locations or acquiring existing companies and locations.”

The acquisition of Gardner Games strengthens the Amuze companies’ position as leaders in the market and underscores its dedication to delivering the highest quality amusement solutions. With Gardner Games’ cutting-edge card reader technology in the mix, Bar Partners is well-equipped to continue providing exceptional entertainment experiences to customers nationwide.


Stephen Lahti