IGT Celebrates Another Millionaire at Harrah's Las Vegas

Three weeks in a row IGT has been creating new millionaires one after the other. Last weekend the Company awarded $1,036,304.18 dollars on the Wheel of Fortune® Double Diamond® slot machine at Harrah's Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. Every year, Melissa M. of Dallas, Texas prefers to celebrate her birthday with her family at Harrah's. When the jackpot hit, she could barely believe her eyes at the wonderful birthday...

Harrah's, Konami Announce World Premiere of Titan 360

This is the Titan 360, a 12-foot-high  new slot experience with amusement-like and mechanical elements brought to you by Konami Gaming Inc. Harrah’s Resort is the first casino in the country to house Titan 360, which quickly became a dominating presence with its initial installation on the gaming floor last Thursday.  In the competitive landscape of gaming in the Tri-State area, the science behind slot technology...

Caesars Entertainment to Sell Harrah's St. Louis for $610 Million

Caesars Entertainment Corporation today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to sell Harrah's St. Louis to Penn National Gaming, Inc. for $610 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2012, subject to regulatory approvals. "Harrah's St. Louis is a quality property with a talented team. We are grateful to our colleagues in St. Louis for their commitment to providing excellent service to our customers.

Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel Leverages Accurate Forecasting into a Profitable Success Story

Success often manifests in unexpected places.  Rising out of a beautiful hollow in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina stands the 1,100-room Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel, one of the most lucrative slot floors in the world’s largest casino hotel chain.

Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino Resort Announces Livingston as Vice President and General Manager

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Resort is pleased to announce Robert Livingston as its vice president and general manager. Prior to his position at Harrah’s Ak-Chin, Livingston was the assistant general manager at Harrah’s Rincon near San Diego for the past seven years, where he led a major expansion of that property.  During his time at Rincon, the property was honored as one of San Diego’s “Best Places to Work” by...

Ak-Chin Indian Community Grants Five-Year Contract Extension to Harrah's

The Ak-Chin Indian Community has granted a five-year extension to a Harrah's Entertainment Inc. subsidiary for management of the Harrah's Ak-Chin hotel-casino in Maricopa, Ariz., just south of Phoenix, Harrah's announced today. The current contract expires Dec. 31, 2009.

Harrah's Receives Honors for Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives

Harrah's Entertainment, Inc., which ranks as a diversity and inclusion leader within the casino resort industry, recently received numerous accolades for its practices and for setting a standard of excellence in the field.

Harrah's Entertainment Successfully Bids for Cleveland's Thistledown

Harrah's Entertainment announces that the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware has approved an agreement for the sale of Thistledown Racetrack from Magna Entertainment Corp. to Harrah's Operating Company, Inc., a subsidiary of Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. Closing of the sale is subject to satisfaction of certain conditions and receipt of all required regulatory approvals.

Aqueduct Gaming Announces Addition of Harrah's Brand

Aqueduct Gaming LLC announced today that Harrah's, one of the most respected names in the gaming world, has joined its team. Harrah's will be involved in the development of the multi-faceted plans to bring a world-class, neighborhood-friendly gaming and entertainment destination to Queens.

Harrah's Introduces Interactive Microsoft Surface Applications at its Atlantic City Resort

A subsidiary of Harrah’s Entertainment, Inc., unveiled Microsoft Surface™ in the Xhibition Bar at Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City complete with a set of customized applications built by Harrah’s. The seven units deployed in Xhibition Bar are in addition to the 6 units deployed last year by Harrah’s at the iBar in the Rio All Suites Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.