Caesars Entertainment Corporation

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Company Profile
Company Name Caesars Entertainment
CEO Name Gary Loveman
CEO Compensation $20,403,197
CEO Retirement Assets $50,445
Annual Company Revenue $8,834,500,000
Territorial Tax Break $9,000,000
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2011 data unless otherwise noted.
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Caesars Entertainment Corporation describes itself as "the world's most diversified casino entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, more than 70 years ago, Caesars has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions, and now operates casinos on four continents."[1] Caesars Entertainment is incorporated in Delaware.

In 2011, Caesars Entertainment recorded revenues of $8,834,500,000.[2]

Ties to Pete Peterson's "Fix the Debt"

The Campaign to Fix the Debt is the latest incarnation of a decades-long effort by former Nixon man turned Wall Street billionaire Pete Peterson to slash earned benefit programs such as Social Security and Medicare under the guise of fixing the nation's "debt problem."

This article is part of the Center for Media and Democracy's investigation of Pete Peterson's Campaign to "Fix the Debt." Please visit our main SourceWatch page on Fix the Debt.

About Fix the Debt
The Campaign to Fix the Debt is the latest incarnation of a decades-long effort by former Nixon man turned Wall Street billionaire Pete Peterson to slash earned benefit programs such as Social Security and Medicare under the guise of fixing the nation's "debt problem." Through a special report and new interactive wiki resource, the Center for Media and Democracy -- in partnership with the Nation magazine -- exposes the funding, the leaders, the partner groups, and the phony state "chapters" of this astroturf supergroup. Learn more at PetersonPyramid.org and in the Nation magazine.


Board of Directors

As of January 2013:[3]

  • Gary W. Loveman -- Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
  • Jeffrey Benjamin
  • David Bonderman
  • Kelvin Davis
  • Jeffrey T. Housenbold
  • Karl Peterson
  • Eric Press
  • Marc Rowan
  • David Sambur
  • Lynn C. Swann
  • Christopher J. Williams


Management

As of January 2013:[4]

  • Gary W. Loveman -- Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
  • Donald Colvin -- Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Tim Donovan -- Executive Vice President and General Counsel and Chief Regulatory and Compliance Officer
  • Mitch Garber -- CEO, Caesars Interactive Entertainment
  • Tom Jenkin -- President of Operations
  • Jan Jones Blackhurst -- Executive Vice President, Communications & Government Relations
  • John Payne -- President, Enterprise Shared Services
  • Mary Thomas -- Executive Vice President of Human Resources
  • Steven Tight -- President, International Development
  • Tariq M. Shaukat -- Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
  • Greg Miller -- Senior Vice President of Development


Contact details

Caesars Entertainment
1 Caesars Palace Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89109

phone: (702) 407-6000

website: www.caesars.com


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References

  1. Caesars Entertainment Corporation, "Investor Relations", organization website, accessed January 21, 2013
  2. Caesar's Entertainment, "2011 Annual Report", organizational document, page 29.
  3. Caesars Entertainment, “Board of Directors”, organization website, accessed January 21, 2013
  4. Caesars Entertainment, “Management”, organization website, accessed January 21, 2013
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