The casino will continue to operate under the current branding and will be renamed in 2020
long with VICI properties (VICI), Hard Rock International expands its global gaming portfolio and announces the completion of the JACK Cincinnati Casino Transaction. Through the joint purchase, Hard Rock acquired the casino’s operating assets, while VICI owns the land and real estate assets.
“We look forward to bringing our world-class experience to our guests in the area and building on our success in the greater Cleveland area,” said Jim Allen, chairman and Hard Rock International CEO. “On behalf of more than 45,000 employees worldwide, we welcome over 1,000 former JACK employees to our hard rock family.”
While The casino will continue to operate under the current branding, Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati Rebranding and opening in spring 2020. Located on 22 acres in the Broadway Commons area of downtown Cincinnati, the property has 100,000 square feet of gaming space with approximately 1,800 slot machines and 100 table games. In addition, the property includes 33,000 square meters of meeting space, six high-quality restaurants and two bars. Hard Rock will announce new property improvements at a later date.
“We are proud to partner with Hard Rock to further diversify our tenant roster with a leading international provider of gaming, entertainment and hospitality experiences and a prestigious global platform of 259 hospitality venues in 75 countries,” he said John Payne, President and Chief Operating Officer of VICI Properties.