Harrah's Entertainment Inc.    

 

Address:

1 Caesars Palace Dr.

Las Vegas, NV 89109-8969

United States

Phone:
(702) 407-6000

Company description

Harrah's Entertainment Inc. was incorporated on November 2, 1989 in Delaware, and prior to then operated under predecessor companies. On January 28, 2008, the company was acquired by affiliates of Apollo Global Management LLC and TPG Capital LP. Harrah's entered the casino business in 1937 and has grown to one of the largest casino entertainment providers in the world. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Nev., the company operates the following Las Vegas casinos: Harrah's Las Vegas, Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino, Caesars Palace, Bally's Las Vegas, Flamingo Las Vegas, Paris Las Vegas, Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino, Bill's Gamblin' Hall & Saloon and Hot Spot Oasis. On February 19, 2010, Harrah's acquired the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Harrah's owns other land-based casinos in Nevada and Atlantic City as well as casino clubs in London, riverboat or dockside casinos and casinos on Indian reservations. The company also operates the World Series of Poker tournament; Bluegrass Downs, a harness racetrack located in Paducah, Ky.; Harrah's Chester, a combination harness racetrack and slot facility located near Philadelphia International Airport; and Macau Orient Golf located on Cotai in Macau.

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News and information about Harrah's Entertainment Inc.

Business Digest
St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO); January 21, 2016; 700+ words
...Hotel, was manager of regional gaming operations for WMS Gaming Illinois and director of slot operations for Harrahs Entertainment. In announcing Marshs appointment, Las Vegas-based Tropicana did not address the status of Jeff Babinski...
Today
The Charleston Gazette (Charleston, WV); February 6, 2015; 667 words
...Gary Loveman, a former Harvard University business professor who joined Caesars in 1998, when it was known as Harrahs Entertainment. He became CEO in 2003. Loveman will stay on as chairman of the company and its Caesars Entertainment Operating...
Research and Markets Offers Report: Casinos - Global Strategic Business Report
Entertainment Close-up; June 16, 2012; 434 words
...many key and niche players such as: - Ameristar Casinos Inc. - Boyd Gaming Corp. - Century Casinos Inc. - Harrahs Entertainment Inc. - Isle of Capri Casino Inc. - Ladbrokes - MGM Resorts International - Nevada Gold & Casinos Inc. - Station...
Research and Markets Adds Report: Casinos - 2012 Global Strategic Business Report
Entertainment Close-up; June 12, 2012; 357 words
...many key and niche players such as: - Ameristar Casinos Inc. - Boyd Gaming Corp. - Century Casinos Inc. - Harrahs Entertainment Inc. - Isle of Capri Casino Inc. - Ladbrokes - MGM Resorts International - Nevada Gold & Casinos Inc. - Station...
FORM 8-K: WYNN RESORTS, WYNN LAS VEGAS FILE CURRENT REPORT
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; November 10, 2010; 354 words
...his resignation. Mr. Pascal will be succeeded by Marilyn Winn Spiegel, age 58, who joins the Company from Harrahs Entertainment, Inc., where she spent 22 years in operations, most recently as Regional President of Bally's, Paris Las Vegas...
Supply-Side View.
Association Meetings; June 1, 2010; 700+ words
...even 10 years out. Participants MICHAEL MASSARIVICE PRESIDENT MEETING SALES & OPERATIONSLAS VEGAS MEETINGS BY HARRAHS ENTERTAINMENT GARY SAINPRESIDENT AND CEOORLANDO/ORANGE COUNTY CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU INC. TOM STOREYPRESIDENTFAIRMONT...
Maturities Cliff Looms For Distressed Debt Exchanges.
Total Securitization; May 14, 2010; 519 words
...agreements. Of the six largest debt exchange issuers semiconductor company NXP, with $1.1 billion exchange, and Harrahs Entertainment, with a $6 billion exchange, are rated Caa2 or lower. The other top issuers include K. Hovnanian Enterprises...
Harrah's To Offer $500 Mln In Debt.
Total Securitization; April 9, 2010; 237 words
Harrahs Entertainment is planning to offer $500 million...notes to help refinance debt. Harrahs Entertainment is planning to offer $500 million...Click here to read the release from Harrahs Entertainment.

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 713990 - All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries

551112 - Offices of Other Holding Companies

721110 - Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels

722110 - Full-Service Restaurants


 

SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 7999 - Amusement and Recreation Services, NEC industry report

5812 - Eating Places industry report

6719 - Offices of Holding Companies, NEC industry report

7011 - Hotels and Motels industry report