South Point opens new tower

Knightly, Arnold M.
July 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/28/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 30, pP15
The article announces the opening of a tower by hotel-casino South Point in Las Vegas, Nevada. According to the article, the convention industry was owner Michael Gaughan's real motivation for building the tower. The owner states that approximately 25 percent of his hotel rooms are used by convention business, with the rest evenly split between tourists and locals. The property was bought from Boyd Gaming Corp. for nearly $513 million in October 2006.


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