Borgata, which started out as a joint venture between Boyd Gaming and MGM, was the first “Las Vegas Style” resort to open in Atlantic City. Instead of just opening another casino hotel, A-list entertainment, celebrity chef restaurants, and nightlife helped the Big B establish itself as the market leader it is today. In 2008, The Water Club, a boutique non-gaming hotel added a lifestyle experience to the property.
Althea Borck is the managing editor of PlayNJ. A longtime journalist with an MBA, Althea has a decade-plus of experience in newspapers and content management including stints at the Houston Chronicle and Azure Standard. While she has dabbled in everything from local news to marketing organic food in Oregon, New Jersey online gambling is now her focus.View all posts by Althea Borck