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How Revel's design broke the mold that brings casinos success

Valerie Pageau’s tearful farewell to Revel came on May 28, 2012. She had spent five years scrutinizing every element of the casino floor; the sprawling resort was among the first thoughts she had each morning and the last each night.

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8/11/2019

article Regulators, Experts Say Ocean Casino Resort Faces Multiple Challenges as Luxor Takes Interim Control, Trustee Named
(New Jersey) -- Ocean Casino Resort needs to overcome financial difficulties and other roadblocks, according to the New Jersey state Division of Gaming Enforcement and...

7/29/2019

article Santa paid a visit to Ocean Resorts Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Christmas in July at Ocean Resorts Casino Santa paid a visit and dropped off gifts to several guest at Ocean Resort in Atlantic City on Thursday July...

6/28/2019

article Ocean Casino Resort 'turning it around' after one year in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Casino Resort is the go-to overnight destination in the city for Greg and Joanne Murphy. The couple from Gloucester Township, Camden County,...

6/24/2019

article Charlie Wilson makes an appearance at Ocean Casino Resort
(Atlantic City) -- Charlie Wilson, former lead singer of the legendary R&B group The Gap Band will make an appearance at the Ocean Casino Resort on Saturday night.

6/19/2019

article Mark Wahlberg to host fitness class at Ocean Casino Resort Saturday
(Atlantic City) -- Taking a fitness class might be a good way to workout after grabbing a burger. If you do both at Ocean Resort Casino this weekend, it might be a good...

6/18/2019

article Boxing comes to Ocean Casino
(Atlantic City) -- What better way to kick off the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame weekend than with a 10-round middleweight fight?

6/14/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino's one-year anniversary
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s iconic beachfront destination Ocean Resort Casino announced today it will mark its one year anniversary with a weekend-long...

5/6/2019

article Atlantic City’s Ocean Casino is finally making money
(Atlantic City) -- A perennially challenged Atlantic City casino will finally turn a profit this month and chart the way forward under the ownership of a New York hedge...

5/5/2019

article Atlantic City's Ocean Casino's finally making money
(Atlantic City) -- A perennially challenged Atlantic City casino will finally turn a profit this month and chart the way forward under the ownership of a New York hedge...

5/2/2019

article Ocean Casino Resort in AC to shed Royal Jelly burlesque nightclub. Speakeasy-style lounge to take its place.
(Atlantic City) -- Amid sweeping changes less than a year after it reopened, the Ocean Casino Resort is saying goodbye to its burlesque club. Ivan Kane’s Royal...

4/16/2019

article Former Owner of Ocean Resort Atlantic City Bruce Deifik Dies in Car Crash
(Colorado) -- Bruce Deifik, a Colorado developer who reopened Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort casino last year has died in a single-car crash in Denver at the age of...

4/15/2019

article A haymaker for a new casino
(New Jersey) -- Just a year after its inception, the Professional Fighters League has already clinched a multi-year deal with ESPN. This August, fans will descend on...
article A haymaker for a new casino
(Atlantic City) -- Just a year after its inception, the Professional Fighters League has already clinched a multi-year deal with ESPN. This August, fans will descend on...

4/12/2019

article Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort Casino changes name to refocus on gambling
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City‘s tallest casino is being renamed for the fourth time seven years, as the now former Ocean Resort Casino, which has worn the moniker...

4/10/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City changes name (again) to refocus on gambling
(Atlantic City) -- You knew it as the Revel first, and then TEN. But now, you’ll have to learn a new name for the towering casino at the north end of Atlantic City...
article Ocean Resort Casino rebrands to emphasize gambling
(Atlantic City) -- For the fourth time since its construction in Atlantic City, the 47-story tower once known as the Revel will receive a new name. The owners of the...
article Ocean Resort changes its name
(Atlantic City) -- The towering casino covered in sleek glass at the end of the Atlantic City Boardwalk has gone by many names. It was Revel Casino Hotel until 2014,...

4/9/2019

article Former casino owner's death adds to the lore of the 'Revel Curse'
(Atlantic City) -- Life had been good to Bruce Deifik. A humble childhood led Deifik to Texas A&M University, where he graduated with a business and finance...

4/8/2019

article Former Ocean Resort owner Bruce Deifik dies in car crash after Colorado Rockies game
(Colorado) -- Bruce Deifik, the former owner of Ocean Resort Casino, died Sunday in Denver. The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner confirmed Deifik's death Monday...

3/1/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino employees near unionization
(Atlantic City) -- Hotel and restaurant employees at Ocean Resort Casino are one step closer to unionizing. On Thursday, the New Jersey State Board of Mediation approved...

2/28/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino already seeing turnaround for new owners of troubled Atlantic City property
(Atlantic City) -- You won’t find students working on term papers in what was once a computer lab near a residence hall at Stockton University. The outdated lab is...
article Trustee: Ocean Resort Casino improving finances, performance
(New Jersey) -- The man overseeing Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino until new owners take over says the property is re-stocked with cash and is already starting...

2/22/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino has new CEO, sports partnership
(Atlantic City) -- Things have been busy at Ocean Resort Casino after it was recently acquired by Luxor Capital Group. Two of the casino’s leaders have been let go...

2/21/2019

article Change of hierarchy at Ocean Resort Casino as executives depart
(Atlantic City) -- After a February 6, 2019, approval of a complex financial deal allowing operations at Ocean Resort Casino to continue uninterrupted during an...
article Ocean Resort Casino shake-up continues as executives depart
(Atlantic City) -- Eric Matejevich, former chief operating officer of the now-closed Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, will succeed Leone on an interim basis. Terry Glebocki,...

2/20/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino shake-up continues as executives depart
(Atlantic City) -- Two top executives at Ocean Resort Casino were let go Monday, further signs of a new direction under New York-based hedge fund Luxor Capital Group....

2/11/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino In Atlantic City Can’t Escape The Revel Curse
(Atlantic City) -- My first tipoff about the potentially grim fate of the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel — which last week, under its new name Ocean Resort Casino...

2/10/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino lost $23 million in 7 months, 'not in compliance' since November
(Atlantic City) -- After losing nearly $23 million in its first seven months of operation, Ocean Resort Casino was approved by state regulators Wednesday for a complex...

2/1/2019

article Luxor Capital to own Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- A New York hedge fund that lent money to Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino is assuming ownership of it. Luxor Capital Group was identified as...

1/30/2019

article Luxor Capital to Assume Control of Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- A New York hedge fund that lent money to Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino is assuming ownership of it. Luxor Capital Group was identified as...

1/29/2019

article Hedge Fund Bets $70M On Atlantic City's Former Revel Casino (sub req)
(Atlantic City) -- New York hedge fund Luxor Capital Group LP has acquired a $70 million controlling stake in the former Revel Casino Hotel, which made headlines for its...

1/28/2019

article New York-based hedge fund is new owner of Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- After weeks of uncertainty, Luxor Capital Group, a New York-based private investment firm, has been identified as the majority stakeholder in Ocean...

1/21/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino Mystery Buyer Still Unknown
(Atlantic City) -- The Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City was sold more than a week ago, but the buyer still hasn’t been publicly revealed. Present owner Bruce...

1/20/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino tenants in the dark on new owner
(Atlantic City) -- It’s been more than a week since it was revealed Ocean Resort Casino would be changing hands, and there’s still no word on what company is...

1/18/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino tenants in the dark on new owner
(Atlantic City) -- It’s been more than a week since the announcement was made that Ocean Resort Casino would be changing hands, and there’s still no word on...

1/14/2019

article Ocean Resort reportedly trading hands, new owner plans $70M investment
(Atlantic City) -- In January 2018, the Ocean Resort Casino had a new owner who called the more than $200 million purchase of the vacant former Revel a "dream come...

1/12/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino changing hands after six months
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino will remain open and the property’s nearly 3,000 jobs are safe for now following an announcement Thursday that the...
article Ocean Resort Casino facing legal, financial troubles
(Atlantic City) -- There are signs of trouble at Ocean Resort Casino, the $2.4 billion Boardwalk megaresort heralded as being a key part of the seaside gaming resort...

1/9/2019

article Ocean Resort Casino facing legal, financial troubles
(Atlantic City) -- There are signs of trouble at Ocean Resort Casino, the $2.4 billion Boardwalk megaresort heralded as being a key part of the seaside gaming resort...
article Report: Ocean Resort Casino Putting Out The ‘For Sale’ Sign After Six Months
(Atlantic City) -- This time around it was supposed to be different for the former Revel Casino. The property had a new owner, a new name, and far less debt. But...

8/9/2018

press release The CCGNJ Weighs in on Ocean Resort Casino Joining the Internet Gambling Market
(Atlantic City) -- Just a few short weeks ago, Atlantic City welcomed two new casinos, the Hard Rock Casino and Ocean Resort Casino. Ocean Resort has opened up shop...

7/25/2018

article Reveling In a New Identity: Ocean Resort Casino Opens Its Doors
(Atlantic City) -- When the ambitious $2-billion-plus Revel hotel closed its doors in 2014, after only two years of operation, the future looked bleak for Atlantic City...

7/6/2018

article Glenn Straub Isn’t Finished With Ocean Resort Casino Or Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- You can take the Atlantic City casino away from the developer, but you can’t take the developer out of Atlantic City. According to an interview...

7/5/2018

article Ex-Revel owner Glenn Straub still playing in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Even after turning a profit by selling off a once-bankrupt casino hotel, former Revel owner Glenn Straub stands to cash in from the opening of Ocean...

6/30/2018

article We stayed at Ocean Resort Casino: Full review of Atlantic City's (sort of) newest hotel
(Atlantic City) -- If you were to stumble in off the Atlantic City boardwalk — without noticing the new signage — and ride the glass escalators up to the...

6/28/2018

article Another Atlantic City casino opens, with eyes on sports betting
(Atlantic City) -- Another casino opened its doors on the Atlantic City boardwalk on Thursday and is hoping to cash in on New Jersey’s new sports-betting law. The...
article Ocean Resort Casino cuts ribbon for grand opening
(Atlantic City) -- Though their doors have been open since Wednesday night, Ocean Resort Casino held its official grand opening on Thursday, which included festivities,...
article Ocean Resort Casino grand opening rides wave of Atlantic City optimism
(Atlantic City) -- The highly-anticipated Ocean Resort Casino opened its doors along the Atlantic City Boardwalk Thursday afternoon, becoming one of two new luxury...

6/27/2018

article Sports betting comes to Atlantic City boardwalk on Thursday with opening of Ocean Resort
(Atlantic City) -- There will be sports betting offered on the Atlantic City boardwalk on Thursday. It’s a moment fans and degenerates will mark with fervor and...

6/26/2018

article Burlesque is back at Atlantic City casino that went bust
(Atlantic City) -- Things are going bust again inside the casino at the northern end of Atlantic City’s Boardwalk. And that’s good news for Royal Jelly, the...

6/24/2018

article Failed casino getting a second try
(Atlantic City) -- A Denver developer and New Jersey gambling regulators made a big bet last week on the future of Atlantic City and a casino that flopped four years ago...

6/21/2018

article Atlantic City’s Failed $2.6 Billion Casino Rolls the Dice
(Atlantic City) -- The Revel hotel and casino was sitting empty last year on Atlantic City’s boardwalk, a bleak symbol of real estate failure rather than the...
article Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City gets gambling license 1 week before opening day
(Atlantic City) -- With just a week left to spare before Ocean Resort Casino's planned June 28 grand opening, the sprawling venue received its gaming license to...
article Ocean Resort Casino owner: We’ll surprise the world
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort Casinos promised to “surprise the world” when the former Revel casino reopens next week....
article New Jersey casino industry resurrected with new openings
(New Jersey) -- The opening of the Ocean Resort Casino and the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City are both set for 28 June, as the casino industry in New Jersey...

6/19/2018

article Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino (ex-Revel) seeks license
(Atlantic City) -- Eight days before it plans to open, Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino will go before state gambling regulators to seek a casino license. The New...

6/12/2018

article Shuttered $2.4 billion Atlantic City casino readies for 2nd chance
(Atlantic City) -- For months, there was little, if any, sign that Atlantic City's former Revel casino, a $2 billion bust, was getting ready to reopen. Colorado...
article Sneak peek tour of Ocean Resort in Atlantic City: Say goodbye to 'old dark casinos'
(Atlantic City) -- With a grand opening in a little more than two weeks, Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City pulled back the curtain on its ongoing revival of the...
article Sportsbook at Atlantic City's Ocean Resort right in heart of casino
(Atlantic City) -- The whirl of buzz saws and the thump, thump, thump of hammers was in full force on Tuesday as the Ocean Resort continued to put together what it...

5/26/2018

article William Hill US to operate sports book at Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- The largest sports book in Nevada, William Hill US will reportedly run the sports book at the Ocean Resort Casino slated to open at June’s end...

5/25/2018

article Ocean Resort Casino principals want to combine luxury, family
(Atlantic City) -- When the first guests walk through the doors of Ocean Resort Casino on June 28, there is a good chance a member of the Deifik family will be there to...

5/10/2018

article Mark Wahlberg seeks divine intervention for new casino
(Atlantic City) -- What does God have to do with organized gambling? The obvious answer that your childhood Sunday School teacher would give is absolutely nothing. But...

5/8/2018

article COLUMN: Mark Wahlberg had new casino project blessed by a priest
(Atlantic City) -- Mark Wahlberg brought a priest on Saturday to bless his latest venture, Ocean Resort Casino, opening June 28 in Atlantic City, NJ. The actor, who goes...

4/29/2018

article Ocean Resort owner reveals plans for former Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- Bruce Deifik gets it. He has carefully studied what went wrong at Atlantic City’s former Revel casino and is fixing it before he reopens the...

4/11/2018

article In Atlantic City, Former Revel Hotel to Reopen as Hyatt-Branded Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- There was perhaps no place in New Jersey that was more negatively impacted by the Great Recession than Atlantic City. Four casinos closed down in 2014...

4/3/2018

article Ocean Resort Casino to Join The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
(Atlantic City) -- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and AC Ocean Walk today announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with AC Ocean Walk...
article The 1,399-room former Revel casino moving under the Hyatt umbrella
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s former Revel casino is moving toward its reincarnation as the Ocean Resort Casino. The Boardwalk property said Monday it’s...

4/2/2018

article Former Revel casino announces key move toward reopening
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s former Revel casino is moving toward its reincarnation as the Ocean Resort Casino. The Boardwalk property said Monday it’s...

2/28/2018

article Ocean Resort Casino's name is now on the former Revel building
(Atlantic City) -- A new sign has been put up on Ocean Resort Casino, formerly known as Revel Casino Hotel, showcasing a logo for the property on a small scale.

2/13/2018

article Ocean Resort Casino begins hiring process
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino, the former Revel resort, is taking applications for several positions at the property, which is expected to open this summer. The...

2/12/2018

article Ocean Resort Casino begins hiring process
(Atlantic City) -- Ocean Resort Casino, the former Revel resort, is taking applications for several positions at the property, which is expected to open this summer. The...

2/2/2018

article Will Former Revel Owner Continue To Have An Impact On Atlantic City?
(Atlantic City) -- Despite selling his Atlantic City casino, Glenn Straub has no intentions of leaving town. Straub and his company, Polo North Country Club, sold the...

1/22/2018

article What’s Next For Atlantic City And Glenn Straub? Who Knows
(Atlantic City) -- The biggest piece of property that Straub owned in Atlantic City — the former Revel/TEN — is no longer his. But he’s not done with...

1/21/2018

article Ex-Revel customers tell what they want in new Ocean Resort
(Atlantic City) -- There were many reasons why Atlantic City’s former Revel casino failed after little more than two years in business, including its choking debt...

1/15/2018

article Atlantic City to Transform Shuttered Revel into Ocean Resort Casino: Will a New Poker Room Emerge?
(Atlantic City) -- The Revel Casino lost its poker room in August of 2013, a full year before the doomed property, which had once been deemed the future for chic gaming...

1/12/2018

article Inside Gaming: Revel Finally Sold, to Reopen as Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- This week came another episode in the more than three-year-long saga of the Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City that closed in September 2014 just two...
article Revel casino sale not the end of Glenn Straub in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Just when you think you’ve seen the last of Glenn Straub, think again. The Florida-based developer, known for his outrageous claims, now wants...

1/11/2018

article Integrated Properties Nabs $200M Atlantic City Tower Hotel
(Atlantic City) -- Integrated Properties has acquired the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J., for $200 million. The new owner plans to rebrand and...

1/10/2018

article Atlantic City's Revel To Reopen This Summer As 'Ocean Resort Casino', New Owner Says
(Atlantic City) -- The most expensive casino in Atlantic City history officially has a new owner, about a month after rumors surfaced that it had been sold.
article Revel Casino sold for $200m although owner denies purchase
(Atlantic City) -- The shuttered Revel Casino Resort has been sold for $200m to AC OCEAN WALK, a group led by Colorado-based investor, Bruce Deifik. The property will...

1/9/2018

article Revel Casino sold for $200 million
(Atlantic City) -- The former Revel Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., which closed after two years in business, has been bought for $200 million by a Colorado...
article Revel sold for $200 million, could reopen this summer
(Atlantic City) -- Revel, the glitzy Atlantic City casino that became the poster child for the industry's decline, has been sold to a Colorado developer for $200...
article What We Know So Far About Ocean Resort Casino, AKA The Reopening Of Former Revel AC
(Atlantic City) -- The former Revel Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City — aka TEN AC for a brief time — is officially sold and will reopen this year under a...

1/8/2018

article AC's failed Revel casino resort sold to developer with Vegas roots
(Atlantic City) -- Las Vegas property veteran Bruce Deifik has acquired the Revel casino in Atlantic City, beginning a new chapter for what’s been one of the...
article Colorado buyer plans to add hotel rooms, sports betting to Revel following 'dream' purchase
(Atlantic City) -- A Colorado developer intends to reopen the defunct Revel Casino & Resort this summer under the new name, Ocean Resort Casino, now that it has...
article Failed Revel casino is sold, could re-open in months
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's most spectacular casino flop is getting another chance under new ownership and a new name. Colorado developer Bruce Deifik said...
article New Owner Of AC’s Ocean Resort Casino — The Former Revel — Wants ‘Best In Market’ Sportsbook
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s newest casino owner says he wants his property to be the “best in market” for sports betting. Colorado developer...
article Revel casino officially sold, will re-open this summer
(Atlantic City) -- After months of rumors and denials, the closed Revel Casino Hotel has been sold to a group, lead by Colorado-based investor Bruce Deifik for $200...

1/3/2018

article The Latest Sign That Revel/TEN In Atlantic City Is Actually Sold
(Atlantic City) -- We got some more tea leaves to read in the ongoing saga of Atlantic City’s Revel/TEN. There’s now more evidence that owner Glenn Straub...

12/17/2017

article Wellington investor expected to sell Atlantic City casino for $200 million
(New Jersey) -- Wellington-based Glenn Straub is expected to sell the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, for $200 million. The Press of Atlantic...

12/16/2017

article Atlantic City’s Revel expected to reopen in May under new ownership
(Atlantic City) -- A Colorado-based group is expected to invest more than $375 million to buy and reopen the former Revel Casino Hotel, according to a report from Moody...

12/14/2017

article As Evidence Mounts Straub No Longer Owns Revel, He Insists He Still Does
(New Jersey) -- Revel owner Glenn Straub continues to deny the rumored sale of his property in Atlantic City. But Colorado businessman Bruce Deifik keeps taking steps to...
article Report: Shuttered Revel Casino Sold For $200 Million
(Atlantic City) -- According to Moody’s Investors Service, the former $2.4 billion Atlantic City known as Revel will soon have a new owner.

12/13/2017

article Would-be Revel buyers filed for New Jersey casino license
(Atlantic City) -- Here's another indication that Atlantic City's former Revel casino may be heading for a sale soon: A Colorado company that plans to buy it has applied...
article The Lakota National Invitational helps out Rapid City's economy
(South Dakota) -- The Lakota Nation Invitational brings thousands of people to Rapid City after tourism season ends. Co-founder of Lakota Nation Invitational, Bryan...

12/12/2017

article Atlantic City’s Revel casino could be open again by May 2018
(Atlantic City) -- The Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City finally has a buyer, Moody’s Investor Service has confirmed, as a Colorado company put forward their $...
article TEN Atlantic City could re-open in May under new ownership
(Atlantic City) -- Despite sitting empty for over three years, the shuttered TEN Atlantic City could reportedly begin welcoming guests again as soon as May after news...
article Report: Firm buying Revel casino for $200M; Straub denies it
(Atlantic City) -- A Wall Street ratings firm said Monday that a Colorado company is buying Atlantic City’s former Revel casino for $200 million, but the mercurial owner...

12/11/2017

article Atlantic City's Revel expected to reopen in May under new ownership
(Atlantic City) -- A Colorado-based group is expected to invest more than $375 million to buy and reopen the former Revel Casino Hotel, according to a report from Moody...

12/4/2017

article BLOG: What Makes Us Think Revel Needs A Second Chance?
(Atlantic City) -- Everyone, Glenn Straub included, sees value in the shuttered Revel Casino. Straub still claims to be reopening it as TEN…someday. Meanwhile,...

11/20/2017

article If You Can’t Have Revel, You Might As Well Settle
(New Jersey) -- A couple of months ago, Keating and Associates tried to make Glenn Straub an offer he couldn’t refuse. Thing is, he did. The New York investment...

11/9/2017

article Is Glenn Straub’s Revelry In New Jersey Over? He Says No. Again.
(New Jersey) -- We lost track of how many rumors owner of shuttered Revel nee Ten Casino owner Glenn Straub has denied in the past three years. So it is not exactly...

11/8/2017

article Colorado-Based Firm Buys Former Revel Casino, Owner Glenn Straub Denies Reports
(Colorado) -- The owner of the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City has reportedly entered an agreement for the sale of the property to a Colorado-based businessman.

11/7/2017

article Is the shuttered Revel casino under agreement of sale?
(Atlantic City) -- For the second time in recent weeks, a report has surfaced that a deal may be in the works to acquire the failed Revel casino in Atlantic City from...

10/26/2017

article Controversial Revel Owner Glenn Straub Sues New Jersey to Exclude Resort From PILOT Program
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub, the Florida-based real estate developer who doesn’t like to play by the rules in New Jersey’s Atlantic City, has sued the...

10/5/2017

article Former Revel casino in Atlantic City sells: Report
(Atlantic City) -- Documents filed with the Atlantic County clerk's office indicate the vacant Revel casino in Atlantic City has sold, but Florida developer Glenn...

10/4/2017

article AC's Revel sold? Vegas, Denver developer documents a deal
(Atlantic City) -- A group involving the former head of the Nevada-based Greenspun Corp., owner of the Las Vegas Sun newspaper, said it has a deal to acquire the...

9/19/2017

article Straub Dismissive of Suitor’s $225 Million Offer for Revel Casino in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Revel, Atlantic City has a determined suitor, although its current owner, the eccentric Florida property developer Glenn Straub, is either oblivious...

8/16/2017

article Glenn Straub under investigation in Florida for fraudulent liens
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub, owner of the former Revel casino, is under criminal investigation by the Broward County State Attorney's Office for allegedly...

8/11/2017

article Revel: Sale or No Sale?
(Atlantic City) -- Multiple reports were made last week that the former Revel casino in Atlantic City—now called “Ten” by furtive owner Glenn Straub...

7/31/2017

article With New Chatter That TEN Is Being Sold, Does Atlantic City Need To Slow Down Growth?
(Atlantic City) -- It wasn’t that long ago that casinos and resorts were closing left and right in Atlantic City. Just a few short years later, things are...

7/17/2017

article Atlantic City Story: Another day another Revel story
(Atlantic City) -- On this week's Atlantic City Story, we delve into the ongoing saga at the closed Revel casino. Is it for sale? Has someone made an offer? Will...
article Firm Makes $220M Offer for Atlantic City’s Shuttered Revel Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s former Revel casino remains shuttered though owner Glenn Straub has repeatedly set opening dates for the property, which he...
article TEN Atlantic City Receives $220 Million Offer, But Owner Glenn Straub Knows Nothing About It
(Atlantic City) -- TEN Atlantic City owner Glenn Straub claims he’s unaware of a $220 million offer to acquire his shuttered Boardwalk resort, despite media...

7/14/2017

article NY firm attempts to buy Revel casino
(New York) -- Digital Launch has offered in representation of an unnamed firm from New York US$200 million to buy the former Revel casino in Atlantic City, owned by...
article TEN Atlantic City Receives $220 Million Offer, But Owner Glenn Straub Knows Nothing About It
(Atlantic City) -- TEN Atlantic City owner Glenn Straub claims he’s unaware of a $220 million offer to acquire his shuttered Boardwalk resort, despite media...

7/12/2017

article $220 million offer made for Atlantic City Revel, firm claims
(Atlantic City) -- A New York City-based private equity firm has tendered a $220 million offer to purchase the former Revel, according to Alex Fredericks, director of...
article Mystery NY equity firm dangles $220M for Atlantic City Revel
(Atlantic City) -- Florida developer Glenn Straub’s eyes might be gleaming right now after New York-based private equity firm tendered a $220 million offer to the...
article Report: $200 million offer made for Revel casino in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- A private equity firm in New York City has reportedly made an offer of $200 million to acquire Atlantic City's shuttered Revel casino, now dormant...

6/15/2017

article Former Revel Casino Faces Lien for Unpaid Special Improvement District Fees
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s former Revel casino endured another heavy blow as a New Jersey Supreme Court Judge placed last week a lien on the property for...
article Judge places $62,000 lien on former Revel casino property
(Atlantic City) -- A Superior Court Judge has placed a $62,641 lien on the former Revel casino, now known as TEN, for unpaid 2015 Casino Reinvestment Development...

6/14/2017

article Former Revel Casino Won’t Reopen Anytime Soon
(Atlantic City) -- Remember when Revel owner Glenn Straub announced that he’d have Revel open by President’s Day weekend? That didn’t happen, and now...

6/13/2017

article Judge places $62,000 lien on former Revel casino property
(Atlantic City) -- A Superior Court Judge has placed a $62,641 lien on the former Revel casino, now known as TEN, for unpaid 2015 Casino Reinvestment Development...

6/12/2017

article Is Glenn Straub's Atlantic City former Revel for sale?
(Atlantic City) -- Another summer here and the future of Revel, now renamed TEN, is still in the air. It feels like all we did this winter was talk about Glenn Straub...

4/25/2017

article Christie, Straub trade barbs over former Revel site
(Atlantic City) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivered a blunt assessment of Glenn Straub’s performance as owner of the former Revel casino. He said he hopes...

4/24/2017

article Christie to Straub: Get licensed or sell Revel
(Atlantic City) -- Gov. Chris Christie said he hopes Glenn Straub sells the former Revel casino because Straub “hasn’t been able to deliver” on...

4/18/2017

article Here We Go Again: Owner Of TEN AC Says Former Revel Will Open In June
(Atlantic City) -- Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: TEN AC — formerly the Revel in Atlantic City — is going to open soon. Of course, this is...
article Atlantic City former Revel may open June 15, owner Glenn Straub says
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub said Tuesday he plans on reopening a portion of the former Revel Casino, now known as TEN, on June 15. If that sounds familiar, it is....

4/10/2017

article How Revel's design broke the mold that brings casinos success
(Atlantic City) -- Valerie Pageau’s tearful farewell to Revel came on May 28, 2012. She had spent five years scrutinizing every element of the casino floor; the...

3/7/2017

article Atlantic City casino owner fights rules that others meet
(Atlantic City) -- Casino license? Don't need one. Alternative tax payment? I'll pass. Power plant debt? Not my problem. Fees to spruce up the neighborhood? No,...

3/1/2017

article TEN partner's Connecticut project under federal investigation, report says
(Atlantic City) -- Federal authorities are investigating the construction of a baseball stadium whose original developer is led by the CEO of TEN, the former Revel...

2/27/2017

article Feds said to be probing Hartford ballpark company whose CEO has Revel ties
(Atlantic City) -- The troubled Revel Atlantic City casino project, which did not reopen last week as once was promised by owner Glenn Straub, now has a would-be partner...
article Shuttered Revel owner Glenn Straub refuses to pay Atlantic City casino PILOT
(Atlantic City) -- In yet another battle against state officials, Glenn Straub, the owner of the closed Revel, is refusing to pay the city his share of casino payments...

2/15/2017

article Official says Straub still needs license, inspections to reopen former Revel
(Atlantic City) -- The clock is ticking on Glenn Straub’s self-imposed deadline to reopen the shuttered Revel, now known as TEN, for the upcoming Presidents Day...

2/13/2017

article Straub still lacks city permits to reopen Revel
(Atlantic City) -- The clock is ticking on Glenn Straub’s self-imposed deadline to reopen the shuttered Revel, now known as TEN, for the upcoming Presidents Day...

2/10/2017

article New Jersey Bill Would Help $2.4 Billion Casino Reopen
(New Jersey) -- A proposal that hit the table in New Jersey this week would allow casino owners to forgo obtaining a gaming license themselves if they have a third party...

2/8/2017

article Lesniak offers Straub lifeline on reopening Revel casino
(Atlantic City) -- A New Jersey state politician has introduced legislation that would make it easier for the new owner of Atlantic City’s shuttered Revel to...

2/5/2017

article OP/ED: Casino bureaucracy Revels in red tape instead of fixing past mistakes in A.C.: Mulshine
(New Jersey) -- I was driving across the country a few years ago when I decided to get off the Interstate and try some local roads through Iowa. This brought me through...

2/3/2017

article Revel Hits Another Roadblock In Saga To Reopen
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the shuttered Revel casino in Atlantic City must obtain a gaming license, according to state regulators this week.

2/2/2017

article Glenn Straub Reopens Former Revel Resort without Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Florida real estate developer Glenn Straub will have to obtain a license from the New Jersey Casino Control Commission in order to be able to reopen...

2/1/2017

article Developer loses bid to avoid casino license for former Revel
(Atlantic City) -- A developer who wants to reopen the former Revel casino lost his bid Tuesday to be exempt from having to get a New Jersey casino license.
article Glenn Straub Must Obtain Gambling License, Casino Control Commission Rules
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the former Revel Casino asked for a speedy ruling, but, even though it came, it's not the one he was hoping for.
article TEN Atlantic City Suffers Another Setback, Owner Glenn Straub Must Obtain Casino License
(Atlantic City) -- TEN Atlantic City is planning to open its doors as a hotel-only facility later this month during the Presidents’ Day weekend, but owner Glenn...

1/31/2017

article BREAKING: Commission rules Straub needs casino license
(Atlantic City) -- The state Casino Control Commission ruled Tuesday that Glenn Straub, owner of the shuttered former Revel casino, must have a gaming license despite...

1/30/2017

article Glenn Straub hopes to open shuttered Revel by Presidents' Day Weekend
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub’s ongoing effort to reopen the former Revel, now know as TEN, as a casino is scheduled to continue on Tuesday. Straub is scheduled...

1/29/2017

article TEN Atlantic City Faces Key Meeting This Week
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Casino Control Commission is holding a meeting concerning a petition regarding 500 Broadway LLC on Tuesday. (Notice here.) That is the...

1/26/2017

article Straub due in front of Casino Control Commission on Tuesday
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub’s company, 500 Broadway LLC, will again appear before the Casino Control Commission on Tuesday as he continues his fight with state...

1/15/2017

article Palm Beach County developer plans to reopen Atlantic City casino hotel Feb. 20
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub, a real estate developer based in Palm Beach County, said next month he will reopen a casino hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, that...

1/12/2017

article Glenn Straub Says Former Revel Casino Reopening Next Month
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub has had enough of governmental interference in Atlantic City and New Jersey as it relates to TEN, the new identity of the former Revel...

1/11/2017

article Glenn Straub wins right to keep gaming report on himself secret _ for now
(Atlantic City) -- The New Jersey Casino Control Commission reached a rare point of agreement with Glenn Straub on Wednesday, agreeing to keep gaming enforcment...
article Last-minute change postpones hearing to reopen former Revel
(New Jersey) -- If you've been waiting to learn when the former Revel megaresort will reopen, you'll have to wait even longer. A last-minute change to a lease...
article Straub says red tape discourages investment in Atlantic City
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glenn Straub says "abusive" red tape from state casino regulators is preventing people from investing in Atlantic City —...

1/9/2017

article Straub company to appear before Casino Control Commission over casino license
(New Jersey) -- Glenn Straub’s company, 500 Broadway LLC, will appear before the Casino Control Commission on Wednesday in the next step in his push to reopen a...

1/3/2017

article Revel Casino Atlantic City Relaunch Could Move Forward After Key Meeting Next Week
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub found arguably the bargain of his life when he scooped up the $2.4-billion Revel Casino Hotel for less than $100 million a little more...

12/9/2016

article Glenn Straub Sues Over New Jersey Licensing
(Atlantic City) -- Developer Glenn Straub, anxious to re-open the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City under the new name Ten, is suing New Jersey regulators for...

12/8/2016

article Revel Owner Sues New Jersey Over Casino Licensing Process
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the shuttered Revel casino in Atlantic City has sued New Jersey gaming regulators over the licensing process.

11/29/2016

article Glenn Straub, owner of defunct Revel, suing N.J. over casino license
(Atlantic City) -- The quick-lipped owner of the former Revel Casino in Atlantic City is suing New Jersey gambling regulators, claiming he should not be forced to obtain...
article Owner of former Revel casino sues New Jersey over licensing
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino is suing New Jersey casino regulators, arguing that he doesn't need a casino license when his...
article Straub sues Casino Control Commission over Revel casino license issue
(Atlantic City) -- In the latest chapter of the former Revel saga, TEN owner Glenn Straub sued the Casino Control Commission on Tuesday, claiming the regulator is...

11/11/2016

article Could the reopening of the former Revel spur development in South Inlet?
(Atlantic City) -- The reopening of the shuttered Revel Casino Resort early next year as a multipurpose facility is expected to bring a much-needed boost to the...

11/4/2016

article EX-Revel (TEN) casino raids Trump Taj Mahal for talent
(Atlantic City) -- With the Revel (now TEN) ball looking bright and colorfully lit every night, and the glass facade newly washed, it seems at least plausible that owner...

11/3/2016

article Former Revel Casino Hotel hires executives
(Atlantic City) -- TEN, the former Revel Casino Hotel, has hired several executives as they prepare for their opening during the first quarter of next year.

10/29/2016

article Nightclub must pay rent for space in closed Revel casino, judge rules
(Atlantic City) -- A federal bankruptcy judge has resolved several disputes between the company that ran nightclubs in the former Revel casino and the casinos new owner...

10/28/2016

article Former Revel Casino Hotel receives crucial city approval
(Atlantic City) -- TEN, the former Revel Casino Hotel, received its temporary certificate of occupancy from the city and is working toward opening during the first...

10/27/2016

article What's in a name? A marketing guru looks at the former Revel's new brand, Ten
(Atlantic City) -- What does your logo and name say about you to clients and prospects? For the former Revel Casino, newly renamed Ten, that’s the question that...

10/26/2016

article Bankruptcy judge ruling a 'blow' to Revel owner
(Atlantic City) -- In what is yet another chapter in the ongoing saga of the former Revel casino in Atlantic City, a bankruptcy judge this week made a ruling that could...

9/23/2016

article Centerplan's Robert Landino Named Chief Executive Of TEN Casino
(Atlantic City) -- Robert Landino, a former developer of Dunkin' Donuts Park, has been named CEO of an Atlantic City casino. "It's what's next in...
article Ten casino hoping for better luck than Revel
(Atlantic City) -- In terms of success, Atlantic City’s former Revel casino was a zero. If it had a number, it was a negative: It went bankrupt twice and then shut...

9/21/2016

article CRDA approves former Revel Casino plan
(Atlantic City) -- The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority’s board of directors approved changes to the former Revel Casino Hotel’s traffic plan,...

9/20/2016

article Atlantic City casino gets named Ten; 2017 opening planned
(Atlantic City) -- In terms of success, Atlantic City's former Revel casino was a zero. If it had a number, it was a negative: It went bankrupt twice and then shut...
article Don't call it Revel anymore, call it "TEN"
(Atlantic City) -- On a scale of one to 10, Glenn Straub and the rest of his management team at the shuttered Revel Casino Hotel are giving themselves a TEN. That’...
article Former Revel casino scheduled to appear before CRDA board
(Atlantic City) -- The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority’s Board of Directors is set to review proposed changes to traffic patterns at the former Revel...
article Straub wins CRDA concession, site plan approval for Revel/TEN
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub won a rare concession from the state Casino Reinvestment Development Authority, which Tuesday removed a disputed condition and approved...

9/19/2016

article Don't call it Revel anymore, call it "TEN"
(Atlantic City) -- The former Revel Resort and Casino will now be known as TEN. The property, owned by Glenn Straub’s Polo Country Club North, is expected to open...
article Revel casino gets total rebrand as 'TEN'
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub made a bold move Monday morning, with a management team announcing a total rebrand of the failed Revel casino Straub bought out of...
article Revel casino rebrands as 'TEN' ahead of Atlantic City resurrection
(Atlantic City) -- In the midst of what has been a fitful and turbulent year for Atlantic City, the dormant Revel Casino received a major rebrand Monday as real estate...
article The Revel Casino Finally Has a New Name
(Atlantic City) -- The summer season has come and gone in Atlantic City, and despite an initial mid-June opening date, the former Revel casino remains shuttered —...

9/9/2016

article Glenn Straub and CRDA argue over Revel landscaping
(Atlantic City) -- An enraged Glenn Straub accused the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority and other state agencies of holding up the reopening up of the 6-million...
article Chef Luke Palladino files for bankruptcy
(Pennsylvania) -- Chef Luke Palladino, facing sizable judgments from the landlord of his shuttered South Philadelphia restaurant and its main investor, closed his Jersey...

9/7/2016

article Glenn Straub's Revel plan before CRDA Thursday
(Atlantic City) -- Polo North Country Club Inc., the company owned by Glenn Straub, will again be in front of the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority’s Land...

8/31/2016

article Revel Owner Launches Another Attack On New Jersey Officials
(Atlantic City) -- The outspoken owner of Revel in Atlantic City is at it again with criticism of the political process in the state and the troubled casino town....

8/25/2016

article Revel casino owner Glenn Straub blasts New Jersey officials over opening delays
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the former Revel casino is criticizing New Jersey state officials over delays to reopen the casino. Glenn Straub says the state's...

8/24/2016

article Could A.C.'s Revel go timeshare?
(Atlantic City) -- It's hard to keep up with the latest Revel news out of Atlantic City. One day owner Glenn Straub says he might just pack up and go home, stymied...

8/22/2016

article South Florida developer may end Atlantic City casino bet
(Florida) -- Wellington real estate developer Glenn Straub says he may quit trying to reopen a shuttered casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, that he bought last year....
article Straub says Revel will reopen by year's end, but permits still needed
(Atlantic City) -- Once billed as a “game changer” for the resort, Revel Casino Hotel has spent its second summer shuttered as owner Glenn Straub attempts to acquire the...

8/20/2016

article New Revel Owner Says Jersey 'Stinks' After Reopening Snafu
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City's Revel casino and hotel complex has seen much better days, like the time Beyonce performed there in front of Michelle Obama, and...
article Straub says Revel will reopen by year's end, but permits still needed
(Atlantic City) -- Once billed as a “game changer” for the resort, Revel Casino Hotel has spent its second summer shuttered as owner Glenn Straub attempts to...

8/19/2016

article Revel owner says he might quit effort to reopen property
(Atlantic City) -- The Florida real estate developer who bought the former Revel casino for pennies on the dollar last year said on Thursday that he's prepared to...

7/30/2016

article Why Revel still isn't open and why it won't reopen anytime soon
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of the former Revel casino said that at least part of the boardwalk property would be open by June 15. That date came and went. The resort...

7/29/2016

article Revel in similarities between A.C. developers | Editorial
(Atlantic City) -- He runs luxury resorts and golf courses in Florida. But this entrepreneur's promises for Atlantic City have not panned out. No, this editorial isn...

7/18/2016

article Revel Saga Continues, With More Delays For Atlantic City Resort’s Reopening
(Atlantic City) -- June has come and gone, and with it went the hopes that undulating, modern facade of Revel resort and casino in Atlantic City would once again welcome...

7/13/2016

article Connecticut developer working on deal tied to Revel, report says
(Atlantic City) -- A Connecticut-based developer says he's working on a deal tied to the former Revel casino in Atlantic City, according to the Hartford Courant.

7/11/2016

article Centerplan CEO Says He's Exploring Deal Tied To Atlantic City Casino
(Atlantic City) -- The former developer of a stalled minor league baseball stadium in Hartford is working on a deal to be part of the resurgence of the shuttered Revel...
article Lack of inspections holding up Revel reopening
(Atlantic City) -- The shuttered Revel casino is no closer to opening this week than it was a month ago. Despite owner Glenn Straub’s fanfare that the 6 million-...

6/23/2016

article Glenn Straub blasts DGE over Revel reopening
(Atlantic City) -- The shuttered Revel casino that was intended to reopen last week might remain closed for some time as Polo North Country Club Inc., the company owned...
article Revel inspection held up by paperwork
(Atlantic City) -- City officials were unable to inspect the shuttered Revel casino Tuesday, after Polo North County Club Inc., the company owned by Glenn Straub, did...

6/20/2016

article Revel Casino Resort Reopening Stalled
(Atlantic City) -- Revel Casino Resort Reopening StalledIt’s been quite a while since we have seen Glenn Straub, new Revel Casino owner in the news.
article Revel Reopening Delayed Over License Dispute
(Atlantic City) -- The owner of Revel won’t be reopening the property if the state of New Jersey makes him get a full-fledged casino license, according to a report...

6/18/2016

article Straub business plan may allow for lower level casino license to open former Revel
(Atlantic City) -- Glenn Straub is the new owner of a property in Atlantic City, formerly known as the Revel Casino, who has no plans to move forward with the reopening...

6/17/2016

article Revel owner balks at getting casino license
(Atlantic City) -- The new owner of the former Revel casino in Atlantic City says he won't begin reopening the property while New Jersey gambling regulators insist...

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