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1st Casino Entertainment Awards Nominees Announced

1st Casino Entertainment Awards Nominees Announced

Official G2E Event to Be Held at Plaza Hotel & Casino Hosted by Louie Anderson

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 09/13/13 -- Finalist nominees have been announced for the Casino Entertainment Awards at G2E, the only industry awards exclusively honoring outstanding artists, executives and venues in the casino entertainment industry.

Emmy(R) award-winning comedian Louie Anderson will host the Casino Entertainment Awards at G2E on Wednesday, Sep. 25, 2013, 7:00 p.m. in the historic showroom at The Plaza Hotel & Casino in Downtown Las Vegas. A celebrity red carpet and a private reception for nominees will precede the awards show.

Finalist nominees include:

Showroom/Theater of the Year           Arena/Amphitheater of the Year       
The Show at Agua Caliente Casino       Mohegan Sun Arena                    
Vinyl at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las  MGM Grand Garden Arena               
The Wolf Den at Mohegan Sun            Thunder Valley Casino Resort         
Entertainment Executive of the Year    Independent Talent Buyer of the Year 
Tom Cantone, Mohegan Sun               Brian Knaff, Talent Buyers Network   
Robyn Smith, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino  Candace Mandracia, Live Nation       
David Swift, Pala Resort & Casino      Michael Scafuto, The M&M Group       
Booking Agent of the Year              Comedian of the Year                 
Jeff Howard, APA Talent & Literary     Rita Rudner                          
Steve Levine, ICM Partners             George Wallace                       
Craig Newman, APA Talent & Literary    Ron White                            
Musical Artist of the Year             Entertainer of the Year              
Foreigner                              Ronnie Dunn                          
The Oak Ridge Boys                     Lynyrd Skynyrd                       
Rick Springfield                       Motley Crue                          

The Casino Entertainment Awards at G2E are an official event of the Global Gaming Expo, the world's largest annual gathering of casino entertainment executives, which is expected to attract 25,000 attendees Sep. 24-26, 2013, at the Sands Expo and Convention Center.

More information is available at

About the Plaza Hotel & Casino Following a $35 million renovation, the Plaza Hotel & Casino offers a stylish and comfortable experience at a great value in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. At the Plaza, guests enjoy updated and modern accommodations and suites steps away from a spacious casino, downtown's only bingo hall and downtown's largest race and sports book. The renovations also included new restaurants, food court and bar options as well as a new line up of entertainment in the Plaza's classic 500-seat showroom. The iconic Plaza Hotel & Casino provides all of the modern conveniences while maintaining the friendly vibe and vintage Vegas traditions, earning it the distinction of being named "Best Downtown Hotel" by the Las Vegas Review-Journal. For more information and reservations, visit Plaza Hotel & Casino.

About American Gaming Association The AGA represents the commercial casino-entertainment industry by addressing federal legislative and regulatory issues. The association also serves as a clearinghouse for information, develops educational and advocacy programs, and provides leadership on industry-related issues of public concern.

About Reed Exhibitions Reed Exhibitions is the world's leader in organizing a wide range of events, including exhibitions, conferences, congresses and meetings. In 2006 Reed brought together more than 6 million industry professions from around the world, generating billions of dollars in business. Today Reed events are held in 34 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific, and organized by 37 fully staffed offices. Reed's portfolio of more than 460 events services 52 key industry sectors.

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NEWS CONTACT: Clinton Billups Entertainment Manager Entertainment Arena at G2E 2013 G2E -- Global Gaming Expo Phone: 702-837-1170 Email: Website:

G2E - The Global Gaming Expo The World's Largest Gathering of Casino Entertainment Executives Sep. 24-26, 2013, Sands Expo & Convention Center Las Vegas

HOTEL CONTACT: Michele Marsee Director of Sales & Marketing 702-386-2574

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