Business diversity a 'vicious cycle' for downtown

Spillman, Benjamin
June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/30/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 26, pP4
This section offers news briefs related to tourism in Las Vegas, Nevada as of June 2008. A report by Deutsche Bank analyst Bill Lerner showed that downtown casinos on Freemont Street earned 43% of their revenue from non-gambling sources in 2007. The Clark County Department of Aviation said that the Ivanpah airport could be operational by 2017 at the earliest. Rossi Ralenkotter, president and chief executive officer of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, has been appointed to the U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board.


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