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Foxwoods Names Jennifer Johnson as Vice President of Loyalty Marketing

MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (BUSINESS WIRE) — Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the premier resort destination in the Northeast, today announced that Jennifer Johnson has been promoted from her previous role as Executive Director to Vice President of the resort’s Loyalty Marketing program. “Sinc
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Atlantis Paradise Island casino welcomes first female president

The Atlantis Paradise Island resort casino in the Bahamas has a new president, but we’ve yet to learn exactly what happened to the last one. On Monday, the Atlantis’ owners, Brookfield Asset Management, announced the hiring of Audrey Oswell as the resort’s new president and managing d
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Vegas kicks off October with G2E, there are plenty of new toys to see

The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is the largest gathering of the year for United States casino operators. This year the expo takes place from October 3-5 at The Venetian and Sands Convention Center. Buyers go to the expo and will look for everything from new games to employee uniforms. Ot
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Borgata reveals ‘Welcome to the Show’ campaign

MGM Resorts International wants you to know there’s more to the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa than gambling. That goes for all its other properties, too. “Welcome to the Show” is MGM’s first-ever corporate brand campaign. Locally, look for billboards advertising the theme on major hi
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Las Vegas shooting death toll rises to 59, no apparent connection to international terror

At least 59 people were killed and 527 injured in Las Vegas Sunday night when a gunman opened fire on a music festival crowd from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, in what is now the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history. The death toll from the incident could
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Nevada Sportsbooks See Approximately $65 Million Bet on Mayweather-McGregor Fight

October 02, 2017 By Katie Barlowe While the August 26th fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor didn’t live up to the hype, outside the ring Nevada sportsbooks were definitely not disappointed. The Nevada Gaming Control Board estimated that $65 million was wagered on the Aug
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Penn National, Pinnacle Entertainment consider merger

Oct 5 (Reuters) – U.S. casino operator Penn National Gaming Inc has been in merger discussions with rival Pinnacle Entertainment Inc, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The companies have engaged in on and off discussions about a deal, but
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Alabama AG files lawsuits in five counties against electronic bingo operators

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall has filed lawsuits in five counties against electronic bingo casinos using machines he says are illegal slot machines. Marshall announced lawsuits in Greene, Houston, Lowndes, Macon and Morgan counties. Marshall asked circuit courts in those cou
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Coast casino revenue is flat but there are some high notes

After posting the best July revenue in five years, Coast casinos saw revenue go flat in August as many summer vacations ended when the kids went back to school. The 12 Coast casinos reported a gain in gross casino revenue of $200,000 for August, or two-tenths of one percent. Revenue i
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