Certifying as a Woman-Owned or Minority-Owned Business Enterprise

Becoming a woman-owned business enterprise (WBE), minority-owned business enterprise (MBE), or other type of disadvantaged business enterprise (collectively, DBE) is a very attractive option for some businesses, particularly companies in the construction industry that want to obtain government contracts. Construction projects receiving Federal, state, or sometimes city funding have DBE participation goals, and general contractors use […]

Revel Casino Ends With A Whimper

Revel, the resort-casino in Atlantic City, closes its doors in just a few days. Perhaps Revel could have succeeded as a unique and elegant feature of the Boardwalk.  Instead, Revel was a catastrophic failure, becoming the victim of the economic downturn, competition, horribly bad luck, and bad decisions. No new casinos had been built in Atlantic City for […]