Florida Gambling Amendment Turns Disney Lobbying Arm and Seminole Tribe Into Strange $10M Bedfellows
Disney Worldwide Services and the Seminole Tribe of Florida continue to pump money towards passage of a constitutional amendment which would alter how state gambling laws are determined come November. Disney World offers visitors many ways to blow large wads of cash. The company’s lobbying arm is doing everything it can to make sure no […]
Advocates of legalizing casinos in Arkansas have accused state officials of trying to torpedo its proposed ballot measure with flawed statistics before it has even qualified for the November 6 general election. Arkansas state officials believe a proposed pro-casino ballot measure would harm state revenue in the short-term. Groups that want legal Arkansas casinos say […]
The 2018 Ryder Cup will be played next month in France at the Albatros Course of Le Golf National. Tiger Woods will be there regardless of whether US captain Jim Furyk selects him as one of his four picks, as the 14-time major champion is already booked to serve as a vice captain. Tiger Woods […]
The Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas is the biggest sports book in the world and it’s expanding to even greater levels thanks to the new gaming climate in the US. With 350 seats and a massive 220-foot-by-18-foot 4K video wall, the 30,000 square-foot Westgate SuperBook is the biggest sports book in the world. (Image: Ethan […]
MGM Springfield is opening August 24, but smokers will need to extinguish their flames before entering the $960 million premises. The lion is in place at MGM Springfield, and so are the ashtrays outside. (Image: Don Treeger/Leon Nguyen/The Republican) The Massachusetts Expanded Gaming Act passed in 2011 mandates that casinos maintain a smoke-free environment within […]
When Pechanga Resort Casino held its grand opening event in early March to commemorate the completion of a two-year expansion project, it was an evolutionary step that affirmed the long-term vision of its owners, the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians.
Scientific Games Corporation recently announced that the company will install a comprehensive package of casino management system products and solutions, as well as slot games and table products at The Wendover Nugget Hotel and Casino and Red Garter Hotel and Casino.
What was once a brighter backlit version of yesterday’s stanchion sign is now a formidable tool that can improve your marketing and advertising programs. Through the power of dynamic visual content, digital signage is an effective way to capture the mind and imagination of your guest… if used effectively.
Felix passed away recently, a heart-wrenching, unexpected shock to all those friends. With no disrespect for many people that I admired, and learned from, in the gaming industry, Felix was the best leader I ever saw. Every executive who ever worked for him would run through walls for Felix.
A question you hear a lot these days is where can the land-based casino industry turn for future growth. One popular solution appears to be re-investing in established gaming properties, adding expanded casino and amenity options in order to capture a larger chunk of regional market share.