2017’s Top Gaming Industry Salaries Led by Las Vegas Sands CEO, Sheldon Adelson

December 29, 2017

2017 was an outstanding year for casino operators from all corners of the globe but the true measure of success in the casino industry has always been the annual revenues of the casinos. Considering how shaky the year has been for stakeholders in the industry, it is quite commendable that they managed to overcome a number of obstacles and antagonists to bring in some hefty compensations both collectively and individually. Adelson’s Records Standard 400 Percent Pay Rise Las Vegas Sands CEO and chairman, Sheldon Adelson whose net worth is approximately $32.6 billion had his annual salary bumped up from $1… Read More

Focus Shifts to Bridgeport as MGM and Tribes Show Interest in the Town

December 11, 2017

Barely three months after MGM Resorts International announced its plans to build a $675 million casino complex in the town of Bridgeport in Connecticut, it is facing the biggest hurdle to this huge investment. It may have taken a little longer than what was initially expected but now two of the Connecticut casino-operating Native American tribes have also shown an interest in building a casino in Bridgeport and now MGM has been forced to push for support from the town’s business community so as to pass some legislations that are crucial to turn the project into reality. This real action… Read More