Phil Hevener

Gaming Today Phil Hevener

Phil Hevener has been writing about the business, politics and leading personalities of the U.S. casino industry for more than 30 years.

He has been a columnist and editor for major casino-related publications and was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in gaming communications fin 2005 rom the American Gaming Association.

He continues to publish his Phil Hevener's Gaming Hotline, a bi-weekly newsletter that for the last 14 years has followed current gaming issues and the personalities who drive them.

He also currently writes a weekly column for GamingToday as he works on his second mystery novel.

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Gaming Industry in transition

Gaming Industry in transition

posted on September 26, 2017 by

Gaming Insider | Jack Binion says no one outside Nevada was pressuring Las Vegas to explain the city’s appeal when his family arrived here from Texas more than 60 years ago and took the first steps toward opening the Horseshoe gambling hall.

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Investors still playing the game in Vegas

Investors still playing the game in Vegas

posted on September 12, 2017 by

Gaming Insider | Las Vegas continues to play a starring role as a magnet for big money investors with dreams for replicating the success of others. But Las Vegas continues to enjoy an ace in the hole that may not be found elsewhere.

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Sports betting in New Jersey still the hot topic

Sports betting in New Jersey still the hot topic

posted on August 29, 2017 by

Gaming Insider | Richard Bryan couldn’t resist a chuckle as he considered the difficulties involved with getting a sports betting bill through Congress. Momentum toward an expanded sports betting program has been slowed by factors ranging from political to philosophical.

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Borgata holding job fair in Atlantic City

Borgata holding job fair in Atlantic City

posted on August 11, 2016 by

The new owner of Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is holding a job fair in Atlantic City for a casino complex that’s under construction in Maryland never Washington D.C.

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Nebraska counties challenge casino petition

Nebraska counties challenge casino petition

posted on August 11, 2016 by

A group hoping to put gambling on the November ballot in Nebraska may have trouble getting enough signatures validated to get the issue before voters.

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