Posts Tagged ‘Caesars Entertainment’

Renovated Jack Binion Steak reopens at Horseshoe Tunica

TUNICA, Mississippi – A renovated and rebranded Jack Binion’s Steak restaurant at Horseshoe Tunica celebrated its grand opening Wednesday. “The design of the new Jack Binion’s Steak, with a large wine bar and lounge opening up to the action of the casino floor, has transformed and enhanced the guest experience at Horseshoe Tunica,” said R. […] [...]

Trop Greenville casino names Roscoe Greene GM

GREENVILLE, Mississippi — Roscoe Greene has been named general manager at the Trop Greenville casino. The Las Vegas native majored in hospitality management at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and in business management at Aurora University, in Aurora, Illinois. Greene worked for Caesars Entertainment Inc. for 25 years, rising to senior vice president and […] [...]

Owners of blighted buildings given deadline to submit plan

BILOXI — The owners of two of Biloxi’s biggest eyesores — the unfinished casino and the senior citizens apartments downtown — have until Nov. 1 to tell the city what they plan to do with the buildings. On July 30, the city served papers to the Catholic Charities Housing Association for the building on U.S. […] [...]

Caesar’s drops lease; cleanup begins at former Casino Magic site

BILOXI — Caesars Entertainment has dropped its lease on the Casino Magic property in East Biloxi and crews are cleaning out the tower. The Sun Herald reports city officials say they are frustrated that nothing is being done to demolish the abandoned casino project next door. Jerry Creel, Biloxi’s community development director, told the city […] [...]

Casinos on the watch for thieves, cheats and scams

BILOXI, Mississippi – The side of a casino operation familiar to most people is the one that aims to keep customers playing, entertained and well fed. On the other, less visible side is a full out effort to protect the casino’s bottom line by catching cheaters and fighting against fraud. Panelists at the Southern Gaming […] [...]

Ads fun, not anti-Mississippi, says Southland executive from Southern Gaming Summit

The advertising, in a word, was taken personally by gaming officials in Mississippi. Southland Park Gaming and Racing’s recent marketing campaign in the Arkansas, Tennessee, north Mississippi area have been often-discussed in Mississippi gaming circles. The television ads for the West Memphis, Ark., racetrack and casino incorporated negative Mississippi stereotypes. The ads advise viewers “Don’t Risk the Road Trip.” […] [...]

‘Fierce’ competition changing the face of Southern Gaming Summit

It’s time once again for the annual Southern Gaming Summit in Biloxi, but next week’s gathering of industry leaders from the Southern region and across the country is developing a different aura. “It’s changed over the years,” said Larry Gregory, executive director of the Mississippi Casino Operators Association. “While we want to showcase gaming in […] [...]

Londo leading casinos

by Published: February 15,2013

Tags: Caesars Entertainment, Darold Londo, gaming

Darold Londo was recently named senior vice president and regional general manager of Caesars Entertainment Mid-South Region overseeing Harrah’s, Horseshoe and Tunica Roadhouse casinos in Tunica. Londo joined Caesars Entertainment in 2003 as executive associate to the vice president of property operations at Harrah’s and Showboat Atlantic City. He gained extensive operations experience in the […] [...]

Casino Magic tower added to Biloxi’s blighted list

BILOXI — The former Casino Magic hotel tower has been placed on Biloxi’s list of blighted buildings. Biloxi wants the properties fixed up or torn down. More than 50 properties are on the blight list. The city can require inspections of Hurricane Katrina-damaged commercial properties, and if a property is blighted, require the property owner […] [...]

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