Gregory, Lecorgne to Fill Vacant BCA Board Seats

Broomfield, Colo. – August 8, 2008 – The Board of Directors of the Billiard Congress of America (BCA) announces that it has appointed Tom Gregory, of Toltec Lighting, and Greg Lecorgne, of Dave & Buster's, to fill two vacant Board seats for the 2008-2009 Board year. Gregory will fill the open Manufacturer/Distributor seat and Lecorgne will fill the open Room Operator seat. The BCA Board made its appointment decision during its recent Board meeting, which was held August 5-6, 2008, in Lake Forest, Illinois.

According to the BCA Bylaws, the Board of Directors has authority to make interim appointments to the Board in the case of a position vacancy. The directors appointed to fill these vacancies shall serve until the next general election, at which time a successor director shall be elected to fill the remaining terms of office. As such, Gregory and Lecorgne will serve until the next general election in June of 2009.

“I am pleased to welcome both Tom and Greg to the BCA Board,” says Sean
Cummings, BCA chairman. “I feel confident that their industry experience and diverse backgrounds will offer unique perspectives to the Board as we continue to position the BCA as a strategic, forward-thinking organization in support of all companies involved in billiards.”

Gregory serves as the general manager of Toltec Lighting, which is based in
Burnsville, Mississippi. In this capacity, Gregory is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Toltec, as well as all facets of Toltec's participation at the BCA Expo.

Gregory, who has worked for Toltec since its inception in 1978, is also a current member of the BCA Trade Show Committee.

Lecorgne is the assistant vice president of amusement operations for Dallas-based Dave & Buster's and is responsible for oversight of daily operations of the Midway and billiard areas of the company, as well as all financial aspects of the business. Prior to joining Dave & Buster's in 1997, Lecorgne was the owner of Lecorgne Leisure, an amusement arcade and pool room located in the United Kingdom.