NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:36:13 EST Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:36:13 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170814/NJBIZ01/170819961&source=RSS Two guys, a casino and a 500M gamble For N.J. developers Morris and Jingoli, turning the Trump Taj into the Hard Rock may be their biggest bet ever A round corner table at Wolfgang&#8217s Steakhouse Grill in Somerville is always reserved for Jack Morris. It should be. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170814/NJBIZ01/170819961&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170810/NJBIZ01/170819982&source=RSS Kidz Village inks lease in Jersey City Commercial real estate firm Levin Management Corp. recently announced it has arranged a 14,000-square-foot lease with Kidz Village at Twin City Shopping Center in Jersey City. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170810/NJBIZ01/170819982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170810/INDINSIGHTS/170819999&source=RSS Meadowlands YMCA proof that Super Bowl will benefit region for decades The NYC Metro Region may have hosted Super Bowl XLVIII three years ago, but the new Meadowlands Area YMCA is proof that its legacy will benefit the region for generations to come. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 07:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170810/INDINSIGHTS/170819999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170803/NJBIZ01/170809932&source=RSS N.Y. Red Bulls, Sony team up to upgrade tech, enhance fan experience at Red Bull Arena Sony Electronics and the New York Red Bulls have teamed up to provide new audiovisual technology for the Red Bulls Arena, the pair announced Thursday. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 12:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170803/NJBIZ01/170809932&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170802/NJBIZ01/170809956&source=RSS CKO, iPlay sign two-year sponsorship deal Hoboken-based fitness franchiser CKO Kickboxing has signed a sponsorship agreement with Freehold entertainment center iPlay America, iPlay announced Wednesday. Wed, 02 Aug 2017 13:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170802/NJBIZ01/170809956&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170801/NJBIZ01/170809985&source=RSS Lotus Equity announces Newark Bears Stadium redevelopment architects Four architectural firms have been chosen by developer Lotus Equity Group to take on its Newark Bears Stadium redevelopment project. Tue, 01 Aug 2017 12:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170801/NJBIZ01/170809985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170731/NJBIZ01/170729799&source=RSS Smiths use arts background to build brands Through LKS Associates, couple channels passion into successful marketing and events for clients New Jersey City University had changed its name from Jersey City State College more than a decade ago. Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170731/NJBIZ01/170729799&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729911&source=RSS Retro Fitness hires new marketing director Colts Neck-based Retro Fitness, a fitness franchise, announced Monday that it has hired Jennifer Gillon as marketing director. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729911&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729915&source=RSS Panasonic men's grooming division announces sponsorship with N.Y. Yankees Panasonic Consumer Electronics Co. , a men&#8217s grooming products division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, announced it has entered into a sponsorship agreement with the New York Yankees. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729952&source=RSS Rarefied air Ever-evolving partnership with QuickChek keeps balloon festival reaching new heights Howard Freeman had reached a point of frustration in his career as a sports and entertainment marketer. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729952&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170721/NJBIZ01/170729955&source=RSS MGM Resorts names new president for Borgata MGM Resorts International has named a new president for Borgata Hotel Casino Spa in Atlantic City, it announced Thursday. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170721/NJBIZ01/170729955&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170721/NJBIZ01/170729976&source=RSS Netta Architects completes sport venue renovation in Roselle A team of Mar-Bridge Enterprises and architectural firm Netta Architects recently announced the completion of a 7 million renovation and modernization program at the Warinanco Park Skating Rink to create a year-round venue. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 08:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170721/NJBIZ01/170729976&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170719/NJBIZ01/170719804&source=RSS New Sixers Innovation Lab in Camden officially opens to entrepreneurs The Sixers Innovation Lab Crafted by Kimball officially opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday at the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers training facility in Camden. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170719/NJBIZ01/170719804&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719921&source=RSS Overcoming 'unconscious bias' is just one way diversity benefits business, execs say at panel The State Theatre of New Jersey hosted a free and educational Partner&#8217s Breakfast this week on the topic of &#8220Diversity and Inclusion in the Arts,&#8221 seeking insights and encouraging discussion of how to best partner across organizations in order to build a creative and more diverse workforce. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719921&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170711/NJBIZ01/170719958&source=RSS Pru Center, MSG sign booking, marketing partnership The Prudential Center and Madison Square Garden have signed a booking and marketing partnership that the two venues say will bring even more top-name concerts and attractions to the Newark facility, the Pru Center and MSG announced Tuesday. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170711/NJBIZ01/170719958&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170711/NJBIZ01/170719961&source=RSS Transwestern and its rec tenants are finding value in industrial spaces When Lefika Ragontse sought to open its second squash club in the U. S. , and the first one in New Jersey, it worked alongside Transwestern&#8217s managing director, Jeffrey Furey, who has grown to specialize in placing recreational tenants in industrial spaces. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 11:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170711/NJBIZ01/170719961&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170710/FOOD/170719988&source=RSS Food, wine festival provides valuable ways to connect to the business community There is no sign of summer more symbolic than the BBQ &#8211 with one of the biggest still yet to come in New Jersey. Mon, 10 Jul 2017 08:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170710/FOOD/170719988&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170710/NJBIZ01/170709920&source=RSS The case files of a forensic accountant There may not be guns like in the movies, but what Robert Bonavito does can seem straight out of Hollywood, from murderers to mysterious heiresses What surprised most about &#8220The Accountant,&#8221 a film from last year starring Ben Affleck, was that it performed so well at the box office. Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170710/NJBIZ01/170709920&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170707/NJBIZ01/170709943&source=RSS Tropicana buys A.C. neighbor, the Chelsea Hotel Tropicana Entertainment Inc. said Thursday that its Tropicana Atlantic City Corp. has acquired the Chelsea Hotel in the city, with plans to integrate it into the Tropicana Atlantic City casino resort. Fri, 07 Jul 2017 11:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170707/NJBIZ01/170709943&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170703/NJBIZ01/170639981&source=RSS Getting a bigger piece of The Rock Latest deal shows Prudential Center leaders are creating unique partnerships with sponsors You get auto insurance, the chance to cut in line for concert and sports tickets at the Prudential Center, and exclusive venue perks, such as a tour of the New Jersey Devils&#8217 locker room or playing pick-up basketball on the court where Seton Hall University plays. Fri, 30 Jun 2017 10:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170703/NJBIZ01/170639981&source=RSS