Rick's Cabaret Set To Launch Newest "Club Onyx" Gentlemen's Club Near Houston's Hobby Airport
HOUSTON -(January 8, 2007)- Rick's Cabaret International,
national chain of gentlemen's clubs, will launch a Club Oynx in
South Houston near Hobby Airport on Thursday. It is the company's
fourth Club Oynx, upscale nightclubs featuring
topless entertainers and catering to African-American businessmen
The newest Club Onyx will open at the site of what had been operating
as a Rick's Cabaret & Sports Bar. The club at 9009 Airport
Blvd will launch January 11th with a three-day grand opening
party featuring music selections by top Houston DJs and appearances
by the Onyx VIP Girls, an elite team of topless entertainers.
"The Club Onyx brand has become exceptionally strong in each
of the markets we have entered and we believe this location in the
south of Houston will generate the same customer enthusiasm and
loyalty," according to Eric Langan, President
and CEO of Rick's Cabaret.
"The original Club Onyx near the Galleria is a favorite entertainment
spot for Houston's businessmen, professional athletes and travelers,"
said Ed Anakar, director of operations. "Everyone
loves the high energy and ambiance at Club Onyx, and of course our
beautiful and friendly entertainers. Plus, you never know what celebrities
you’re going to meet there."
The company's first Club Onyx was opened in 2004 and became an immediate
success, attracting the patronage of Houston's professional athletes,
hip hop musicians and African-American business executives. In 2006
the company extended the brand to San Antonio and Charlotte.
About Rick's Cabaret
Rick's Cabaret International, Inc. (NASDAQ: RICK, www.ricks.com)
operates upscale adult nightclubs serving primarily businessmen
and professionals that offer live adult entertainment, restaurant
and bar operations. The company owns and operates or licenses adult
nightclubs in New York City, New Orleans, Charlotte, Houston, Minneapolis
and other cities under the names "Rick's Cabaret," "XTC"
and "Club Onyx." No sexual contact is permitted at any
of these locations. Rick's Cabaret also owns the adult Internet
membership Web site, www.couplestouch.com,
and a network of online adult auction sites under the flagship URL
Cabaret common stock is traded on NASDAQ under the symbol RICK.
For further information contact [email protected]
or visit www.ricks.com.
This press release may contain forward-looking statements that involve
a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause the company's
actual results to differ materially from those indicated in this
document, including the risks and uncertainties associated with
operating and managing an adult business, the business climates
in New York City and elsewhere, the success or lack thereof in launching
and building the company's businesses in New York City and elsewhere,
risks and uncertainties related to the operational and financial
results of our Web sites, conditions relevant to real estate transactions,
and numerous other factors such as laws governing the operation
of adult entertainment businesses, competition and dependence on
key personnel. Rick's has no obligation to update or revise the
forward-looking statements to reflect the occurrence of future events
or circumstances. For further information go to www.ricks.com.