Latest Harrah's New Orleans Stories

2014-05-06 16:30:29

LAS VEGAS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Acquisition Company (NASDAQ: CACQ) ("CAC", "we" or "our") today announced that Caesars Growth Partners, LLC ("Growth Partners" or "CGP LLC") has closed on the previously announced purchase of Bally's Las Vegas, The Cromwell and The Quad Resort & Casino from Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. ("CEOC") after receiving regulatory approval from the Nevada Gaming Commission and securing financing. Growth Partners anticipates closing on...

2010-03-15 04:00:00

LAS VEGAS, March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment (NYSE: PNK) today announced that Anthony M. Sanfilippo, 51, has been named president and chief executive officer of the casino entertainment company, effective immediately subject to regulatory approval. He succeeds John V. Giovenco, who has served as Pinnacle's interim chief executive officer since November 2009 and will continue to serve on Pinnacle's board. Richard J. Goeglein, who was named Pinnacle's interim...

2009-10-13 09:50:00

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Marriott family of hotels in New Orleans have upped the ante and dealt out the ultimate casino getaway. As one of the choice hotels offering this exclusive New Orleans hotel deal, the Renaissance Arts Hotel is helping lucky travelers hit the jackpot as they give guests a voucher to Harrah's New Orleans Casino along with discounted parking and more. The New Orleans Casino Package includes: Deluxe New Orleans accommodations to include one...

2009-04-30 06:38:00

NEW ORLEANS, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- After weeks of battling for Rock immortality at Total Rewards resorts across the Central Region, five bands have won the chance to go head-to-head at The Total Rock, Total Rewards Rock Band(R) regional championship hosted by Hip-Hop icon and MTV News Correspondent Sway Calloway at Harrah's New Orleans on Thursday, April 30th at 9 p.m. Free and open to the public, this regional competition will determine which local band will join the three other winning...

2009-02-18 06:19:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- World class gaming and music entertainment giants Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. and MTV Games, a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), have joined forces to find the best Rock Band(R) gamers in America with the first-ever Total Rock, Total Rewards Rock Band Competition. The competition kicks off in March when Harrah's Entertainment properties become the first in the world to have official and permanent, fully-equipped Rock Band entertainment...

2005-08-29 08:15:00

NEW YORK -- Hurricane Katrina may cost U.S. casinos with properties in the affected areas millions of dollars, analysts said on Monday. Casinos on the Gulf Coast and in New Orleans were ordered to shut down on Sunday, as the hurricane approached landfall. Harrah's Entertainment has the highest exposure in the affected region, with nine casinos there. Goldman Sachs analyst Steve Kent estimates that Harrah's, the world's largest casino operator, will get nine percent of its 2005 earnings before...

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