BlackPines Capital Partners Enters Strategic Partnership with ESE Entertainment

August 14, 2023

On August 14, 2023, ESE Entertainment (OTCQX: ENTEF) (TSXV: ESE) (“ESE”), a leading global technology company that operates in the gaming and esports industry announced that it has reached an agreement with BlackPines Capital Partners Ltd. (“BlackPines”) to sell 70% of the shares of its subsidiary GameAddik, a technology company focused on the video game industry, in an all-cash deal.

BlackPines is an investment firm based in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Miller Thomson advised BlackPines with a team led by Max Spearn and Luigi Valente (Corporate/M&A) and comprised of Bailey Sprout (Corporate/M&A), Karen Durell (IP/IT), Nadim Elkommos (Financial Services), Alessandra Pecoraro (L&E), and Andrew Etcovitch (Tax).