Golden Entertainment names Christopher Fiumara as Vice President and General Manager of the The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower
December 17, 2017
LAS VEGAS – December 7, 2017 – Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN) announced today the appointment of gaming industry veteran Christopher Fiumara as Vice President and General Manager of the The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower.
June 29, 2017
PHOENIX, Ariz. – (June 29, 2017) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts today announced that the The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod Casino, Hotel and Tower and the Aquarius Casino Resort – each owned by American Casino and Entertainment Properties (ACEP) – will join Best Western’s rapidly expanding soft brand, BW Premier Collection® launched in 2015. Bringing these world-renowned properties into the Best Western portfolio represents the largest deal in Best Western’s 70 year history.
Golden entertainment ENTERS INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT To Acquire american casino & Entertainment properties for $850 MILLION
June 12, 2017
LAS VEGAS – June 12, 2017 – Golden Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN) (“Golden” or the “Company”), announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire American Casino & Entertainment Properties LLC (“American”), which owns three properties in Las Vegas including the The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur and Arizona Charlie’s Boulder, as well as its fourth property, the Aquarius Casino Resort in Laughlin. American is expected to generate approximately $413 million of net revenues and $103 million of EBITDA in 2017, and Golden expects to achieve approximately $18 million of annual run-rate synergies post-closing. The purchase price of $850 million includes working capital cash estimated to be approximately $28 million at closing.
The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower Hosts Official “Sharknado: The 4th Awakens” Movie Premiere and Cast Party With a Cause After-Party, July 31
July 28, 2016
Stars Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, Gary Busey and more will attend exclusive movie premiereAt the Cast Party With A Cause, being held at Elation Pool, fans will get a chance to take photos with the actors as well as swim and view the film at the official after-party benefitting The Animal FoundationLAS VEGAS – June 28, 2016 – On Sunday, July 31, 2016, The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower will host the official premiere for Syfy’s “Sharknado: The 4th Awakens,” which was filmed in part at the iconic property. Cast members confirmed to attend the private viewing party and red carpet include shark-fighting hero Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, Gary Busey, Cheryl Tiegs, Ryan Newman and more. Keeping true to “Sharknado” tradition, surprise celebrity cameos will also be featured in the new film, many of who will also be at the celebrity-packed soiree.
May 1, 2016
LAS VEGAS – May 1, 2016 – With pool season in full force, The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower's completely-renovated and renamed Elation Pool™ is now open. Located on the eighth floor of The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod’s hotel, Elation Pool offers guests breathtaking city views and an array of poolside amenities including new cabanas and luxurious daybeds, as well as ice-cold beverages and delectable dishes from Elation Pool Fire Café and a new bar. Premium plasma TVs and new custom hot tubs will complete the resort pool experience. Strategically-placed overhead wind sails will offer guests more opportunities to enjoy the shade or sun.