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  • 10/04/19 – Casino Association of New Jersey StatementMedia Release

    Steve Callender, president of the Casino Association of New Jersey (CANJ), issued the following statement regarding recent news about Atlantic City’s former mayor:

     

    Casino Association of New Jersey Recognizes Outgoing Pr... – Media Release

    The Casino Association of New Jersey (CANJ) applauds outgoing president & CEO of Meet AC, Jim Wood, for his outstanding commitment to Atlantic City and its revitalization. Wood announced he will step down from his post at the end of this year....

  • 09/26/19 – Casino Association of New Jersey appoints Callender pre...Press of Atlantic City

    The casino industry’s lobbying group has appointed a seasoned veteran to lead them following the abrupt departure of his predecessor. Steve Callender has been named president of the Casino Association of New Jersey, a trade organization that...

  • 09/16/19 – Sports gambling in New Jersey is a big winner in August...FOX Business

    Atlantic City and New Jersey as a whole is seeing a surge in revenue thanks to sports betting, according to figures released by the state Attorney General. Legalized sports betting in New Jersey has been a boon to the state and in particular Atlant...

  • 09/13/19 – NJ casino revenue grows 13 percent in first year of onl...NJBIZ

    Patrons wagered over $293 million in New Jersey’s sportsbooks in August, helping mark a 13 percent increase in casino profits compared to August 2018 when the state first rolled out mobile and online sports betting. Data released Thursday by...