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  • 01/16/19 – Atlantic City Convention Business Is HummingNJ101.5

    The agency that attracts and arranges group conventions and meetings in Atlantic City says that the past year was a successful one. Jim Wood of Meet AC says they booked almost $400 million in conventions and meetings in 2018, almost 372,000 hotel rooms nights.

    "Another record year fo...

  • 01/16/19 – Atlantic City to host esports event summitPress of Atlantic City

    As esports, or professional video gaming, grows in popularity, the city’s convention and marketing group will host a conference for event and tournament organizers this summer. The Esports Travel Summit will be held June 25-27.

    According to a news release, the event is the only one...

  • 01/16/19 – CANJ: 2018 “a turning point” in Atlantic City’s growthCasinoBeats

    The Casino Association of New Jersey has lauded a strong year of growth for Atlantic City, after the state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement released its financial figures for December 2018. 

    Praising “strong gains” in casino, sports...

  • 01/15/19 – Atlantic City hit big last year in terms of economic gr...ROI-NJ

    Atlantic City had a strong year in terms of economic growth, according to a Division of Gaming Enforcement’s report for December.

    In 2018, Atlantic City saw strong gains in casino, sports betting and internet gaming revenues; high employment numbers; and increased tourism to the are...