A diverse Washington law firm has been hired by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to monitor Wynn Resorts’ Encore Boston Harbor, costing the company more than $575,000.
Richard N. “Rick” Velotta has covered business, the gaming industry, tourism, transportation and aviation in Las Vegas for 25 years. A former reporter and editor with the Las Vegas Sun, the Ogden (Utah) Standard-Examiner, the Arizona Daily Sun in Flagstaff and the Aurora (Colo.) Sun, Velotta is a graduate of Northern Arizona University where he won the school’s top journalism honor. He became the Review-Journal's assistant business editor in September 2018.
Nevada Congresswoman Susie Lee views resort fees as a market-driven matter, and says that legislation banning them isn’t likely anytime soon.
The LVCVA board authorized $3 million in upfront funding to stage the Pac-12 Conference Football Championship Game in 2020 and 2021 at Allegiant Stadium.
The company that operates the HyperX Esports Arena at Luxor has a new name, is trading on Nasdaq and is collaborating with mall developer Simon Property Group.
One of the world’s most profitable airlines, Allegiant Air is expecting dividends driven by the stadium naming rights deal it signed with the Raiders last week.
Although the process remains a mystery, Moody’s Investor Services believes gaming licenses in Macao for MGM, Wynn and Las Vegas Sands will be renewed in 2022.
PlayAGS CEO David Lopez is hoping his company’s offerings at G2E this year can jump-start the company that endured mixed results in its second quarter.
The $935.1 million west exhibition hall under construction at Convention Center Drive and Paradise Road is getting close to its peak of construction.
Wynn Resorts Ltd. board chairman Phil Satre was recommended for licensing approval as a director by the Nevada Gaming Control Board on Wednesday.
Wynn Resorts Ltd. executives aren’t ready to label it a trend, but July revenue figures suggest protests in Hong Kong are starting to affect visitation to Macao.
The top executive for Eldorado Resorts said it isn’t likely a Las Vegas Strip property would be sold until after the company’s acquisition of Caesars Entertainment Corp. closes.
While Caesars Entertainment awaits the $17.3 billion buyout from Eldorado Resorts in 2020, Las Vegas attractions helped the company’s second-quarter revenue.
The parent company of Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air was acknowledged as the name sponsor for the $1.9 billion, 65,000-seat indoor stadium at a topping-out event Monday.
The Raiders held an invitation-only topping out ceremony Monday for the $1.8 billion, 65,000-seat Las Vegas stadium.