Cox takes bite out of resort, casino condominium market

Miller, Valerie
June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/23/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p12
The article reports on the plan of telecommunications company Cox Communications to supply wireless and other services to the new casino resort Encore at Wynn Las Vegas and Palms Place in Nevada as part of the expansion of its commercial division. The services to be supplied to the new residential tower of the Palms Place include video on demand and free-to-guests cable. Las Vegas makes up 15% to 20% of the total revenues of Cox. The business model of the company is said to have involved branding itself as a local provider.


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