Rough Rock International doesn’t like what it sees inside the Trump that is former Taj in Atlantic City, that your company purchased in March for $50 million.
Hard Rock Chairman Jim Allen, a previous trump entertainment resorts employee, is now tasked with renovating his previous boss’s grand vision in Atlantic City.
Billionaire Carl Icahn’s deal price selloff implied the Hard Rock was acquiring a Boardwalk property for cents on the buck, as former casino developer turned US President Donald Trump built the resort for $1.2 billion in 1990.
But upon better inspection, tricky Rock officials say it is planning to cost a pretty penny to refresh the 2,010-room resort and video gaming space, and rid it of an India-themed décor.
‘The amount of cash we’re going to have to invest to remove all those minarets and all that purple, Jesus! Just What were we thinking?’ Hard Rock Chairman Jim Allen told the Associated Press this week.
The minarets Allen relates to would be the spire and crowns that are onion-shaped ornaments discovered round the Trump Taj Mahal.
Hard Rock Ups Ante
Though the company owned by the Seminole Tribe in Florida got a premiere spot on the Atlantic City Boardwalk for a rock-bottom cost, Hard Rock executives state the initial budget of $350 million defintely won’t be nearly enough to trnsform the space into a proper tricky Rock Hotel & Casino. Allen estimated that the pr Continue reading