Caesars Entertainment Corporation Company Profile
Caesars Entertainment Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides casino-entertainment and hospitality services in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Caesars Entertainment Resort Properties, Caesars Growth Partners Casino Properties and Developments, and Caesars Interactive Entertainment. The company owns, operates, or manages casinos; and operates Harrahs Atlantic City Waterfront Conference Center and The LINQ Hotel & Casino for casino guests visiting for gaming and other casino entertainment options, and non-casino guests visiting for other purposes. It operates 14,000 slot machines and 1,200 table games, as well as other games comprising keno, poker, and race and sports books; and buffets, restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and lounges located throughout the company's casinos, as well as banquets and room service. As of December 31, 2015, the company owned and operated 12 casinos. It also manages 28 casino properties owned by Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc.; and 10 casinos owned by unrelated third parties. In addition, the company operates online gaming business that provides social games on Facebook and other social media Websites, and mobile application platforms, as well as various real money games in Nevada and New Jersey. Further, it owns the World Series of Poker tournaments and brand, and licenses trademarks for various products and businesses related to this brand. Additionally, the company engages in the third-party leasing of arrangements at its casino properties; provides various retail and entertainment offerings in its casinos, as well as The LINQ promenade, an open-air dining, entertainment, and retail development; and operates The High Roller, a 550-foot observation wheel. The company was formerly known as Harrah's Entertainment Inc. and changed its name to Caesars Entertainment Corporation in November 2010. Caesars Entertainment Corporation was founded in 1937 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.