of Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc.
|ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - July 19, 2005 -- Trump Entertainment Resorts,
Inc. (OTCBB: DJTE.OB) (the "Company"), has announced today that Mark Juliano
will become the Chief Operating Officer of the Company effective August
Mr. Juliano is an internationally recognized casino executive with a long, successful career in the gaming industry. He was President of Caesars Atlantic City from 1994 to 1999. Most recently, he was President of Caesars Palace in Las Vegas where he reestablished that property as a leader on the Las Vegas Strip. Over the years, he has held regional responsibilities in Indiana, Nova Scotia and Delaware for Caesars.
Throughout his career, Mark has demonstrated a dedication to both civic and philanthropic organizations. He has served as Chairman of the Atlantic City Convention and Visitors Authority, and also served on the boards of the Atlantic City Medical Center, Alex's Lemonade Stand, the Sisters of Mercy, and Opportunity Village.
Donald J. Trump, the Company's Chairman, stated, "I've known Mark for many years, and I am pleased that he will be using his gaming and operating expertise for the benefit of our company."
James Perry, President and CEO of the Company, commented on Mr. Juliano's appointment, "Mark is an outstanding addition to our management team. He has the experience to lead our casinos through their physical and cultural transformation, and the commitment to make Trump a leading operator of casinos throughout the world."
Mark Juliano remarked, "I am excited to join the Trump brand in the Atlantic City market. The Trump properties have always been a vital part of Atlantic City, and I look forward to helping to restore their dynamic role in the market."
Scott Butera will assume the role as the Company's Chief Strategic Officer where he will complete the recapitalization process undergone by the Company and develop new strategic initiatives to expand the Trump brand in both domestic and international markets.
Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc. is a leading gaming company that owns and operates four properties. The Company's assets include Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort and Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino, located on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Trump Marina Hotel Casino, located in Atlantic City's Marina District, and the Trump Casino Hotel, a riverboat casino located in Gary, Indiana.
The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a "safe
harbor" for forward-looking statements so long as those statements are
identified as forward-looking and are accompanied by meaningful cautionary
statements identifying important factors that could cause actual results
to differ materially from those projected in such statements.
Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc.
|Also See:||Caesars Palace, Once at the Forefront of Themed Resorts in Las Vegas, Details $376 million Expansion Designed to Completely Remake Itself / Sept 2003|
|Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts, Inc. Reports Net Loss for the 2005 1st Qtr of $45.4 million / May 2005|