tropicana entertainment inc (TPCA) Key Developments
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. Announces Ahead of Schedule to Complete Construction of its Multi-Million Dollar Expansion at its Trop Greenville Property
Aug 25 14
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. announced that it is ahead of schedule to complete construction of its multi-million dollar expansion at its Trop Greenville property. This project, and the major investment Tropicana is making in Greenville, demonstrates Tropicana's continuing commitment to giving casino customers more. The expansion is expected to open on October 10, 2014. The far-reaching development will introduce new table games and three hundred more slot machines, including a high limit slot area for guests who enjoy an elevated playing experience. Max & Erma's, a popular full-service casual dining restaurant chain, will open its first Magnolia state location at Trop Greenville. A new VIP Lounge will offer qualifying players a chance to relax and recharge amid sophisticated surroundings. A live entertainment area will be open to the casino floor, energizing the entire atmosphere. Plans also include the construction of a 140-space underground parking garage for premium players, another Greenville first.
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. Announces Board Changes
Jun 2 14
On May 27, 2014, James L. Nelson resigned from the Board of Directors of Tropicana Entertainment Inc. Mr. Nelson's resignation from the Company's Board was not a result of any disagreement with the Company or the Company's Board. On May 29, 2014, the Board elected William A. Leidesdorf as a director of the Company to fill the vacancy created by Mr. Nelson's resignation and named Mr. Leidesdorf a member of the Company's Audit Committee. Mr. Leidesdorf has served as a director of Icahn Enterprises GP since March 1991 and is a member of its audit committee. From December 2003 to March 2013, Mr. Leidesdorf served as a director and member of the audit committee of American Entertainment Properties Corp., or AEP. Since October 2008, Mr. Leidesdorf has been the owner and managing director of Renaissance Hamptons Mayfair, LLC.
Tropicana Entertainment Inc., Annual General Meeting, May 15, 2014
Apr 15 14
Tropicana Entertainment Inc., Annual General Meeting, May 15, 2014., at 13:00 Eastern Daylight. Location: Brown Rudnick LLP. Agenda: To elect eight directors to serve on the company's board of directors for the coming year, each to hold office until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until a successor is duly elected and qualified; to ratify the appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014; to consider on an advisory vote to approve executive compensation; and to consider such other business as may properly come before the Annual Meeting or before any adjournments or postponements thereof.
Tropicana Entertainment Reportedly To Acquire Sands Casino Resort
Apr 10 14
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. (OTCPK:TPCA) has emerged as the potential buyer for Sands Bethworks Gaming LLC, according to sources familiar with talks. Principals from both companies have declined to comment.
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. Appoints Keith Cozza as Director
Feb 24 14
On February 18, 2014, the Board of Tropicana Entertainment Inc. increased the number of directors constituting the Board from seven to eight and elected Keith Cozza as a director of the company to fill the vacancy created by the enlargement of the Board. Mr. Cozza has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Icahn Enterprises L.P.