ATLANTIC CITY – Tropicana’s president and chief executive officer, Tony Rodio announced on Wednesday that the casino has chalked out a four-year plan for major renovations. The board of directors has given their official approval for the renovations costing approx $25 millions, which include upgrading the hotel rooms, restaurants, and casino floors. The oldest part of the hotel complex, comprising of 16 floors in the North Tower will also undergo renovation. Though a formal approval has been accorded for an overall renovation of all the four towers of its hotel, but as of now funding would be arranged for the first tower and all the four towers would be renovated within the next four years, said Mr. Rodio.
It has been planned to transform the overall structure of the casino, with modern furnishings, bathrooms, new carpets and textured wall coverings to give a new look so that we outdo other operators in terms of more guests. 150 new slot machines at a cost of $4 million would also be added. Mr. Rodio said that these renovations have become a necessity in the context of Atlantic City’s reputation. Moreover, Tropicana had in its pipeline the Boogie Nights dance club, a disco-themed entertainment complex opening. The Government on its own part also plans the city to attract more and more tourists, added Mr. Rodio.
The Quarter, dining and nightclub complex form the parts of the casino in the Atlantic City. Owned by Tropicana, it is the prime establishment of Tropicana Entertainment Inc. that is the owner of nine casinos and resorts, situated in New Jersey, Louisiana, Indiana, Nevada, Mississippi and Aruba.
Following Tropicana Casino, other operators in the city have also started giving facelift to their existing establishments. Golden Nugget Atlantic City, Revel and Borgata have also joined in making suitable changes in their casinos. Famous casino analyst and senior vice president of Spectrum Gaming Group, Mr. Joseph Weinert, said that it was imperative on the part of the casino operators to invest considerably for necessary renovations to have more visitors. Those who lag behind may lose considerably, he said.
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