The Skybox Group is pleased to announce it’s BetSkybox partnership with the Thirsty Pony.

Las Vegas, Nevada, October 20 / 2023

Ron Frederickson president and CEO of The Skybox Group is excited to announce the opening of the Thirsty Pony Sportsbook powered by the BetSkybox brand and platform in Sandusky, Ohio.

The large facility hosts five of the BetSkybox self Betting Terminals with six high resolution 4mm, TWIN Tickers all powered by the RiseTicker APP,multiple Skybox odds and betting boards high-lite the Sportsbook. The Thirsty Pony also offers Off Track Betting ( OTB ) creating a Las Vegas, look and feel with dozens of TV’s, comfortable viewing recliners and a sit down bar complete wrap around Rise Display Ticker.

BetSkybox is thrilled to be a part of Mike and George Sortino’s Cedar Corner Hotel and Entertainment Complex and the Sortino Companies, the Thirsty 

Pony is the largest of the BetSkybox 65 plus locations offering the BetSkybox Sportsbooks throughout Ohio.

BetSkybox is a fully licensed Sports Operator from the Ohio Lottery and Ohio Casino Control Commission.


BetSkybox is a division and brand of The Skybox Group of companies that also includes Rise Display, Skybox Sports Network, Rise Fancave and the Skybox Gaming Group.

All  Skybox brands and products fall within their core competency of bringing innovative propriety products to the North American Sports Wagering and Casino industry.

With over 30 states and provinces now offering some sort of Sport Wagering, The Skybox Group is poised for substantial growth into the North, South and Latin American emerging markets with it’s proprietary products.