Tag Archives: Nigel Morrison
- SkyCity CEO Nigel Morrison stepping down, John Mortensen named interim CEO
April 7, 2016
The CEO of New Zealand and Australian casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group has tendered his resignation. Early Thursday, SkyCity announced that CEO and Managing Director Nigel Morrison (pictured) would be stepping down effective April 29. Chairman Chris Moller said SkyCity’s board and Morrison had been discussing a formal succession plan...
- Australia’s Star inks $3B casino project in Brisbane, SkyCity posts close to $114M in annual profit
November 16, 2015
It’s all systems go for the Star Entertainment Group’s $3-billion casino resort project in Brisbane. Matt Bekier, chief executive at the newly renamed Star Entertainment Group, announced that they have signed development agreements with the Queensland government, The Australian reported. The Brisbane development, which is still subject to planning approvals,...
- SkyCity drops public funding; Casino Canberra extends hours
February 16, 2015
Casino operator SkyCity is calling an audible on its planned convention center in downtown Auckland after the government ruled out public funding to help pay for the project’s costs. The casino operator is revising its design for the convention center to keep its cost around the initial budget of $400...
New Zealand online gambling point of consumption tax looms
March 23, 2017