The Bellagio Plays Host to the World’s Super Rich
Las Vegas is no stranger to celebrities and powerful people. Among the many big-name individuals about to meet at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino are the former British Prime Minister Tony Blair as well as Valerie Jarrett – President Obama’s top adviser. The issues that will be discussed include global monetary policy, and geopolitical uncertainty, followed by plenty of fun-filled entertainment at one of the most luxurious casino resorts on the Las Vegas strip – the Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Other notable powerbrokers who will be in attendance at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino include the chairwoman of the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) Mary Schapiro. She was recently voted by Forbes Magazine as 56 on the list of the world’s most powerful women. The conference will be shrouded in secrecy, and the highest security protocols will be put in place for the dignitaries. The VIPs will be protected by as many as 30 bodyguards, and other Hollywood bigwigs including Francis Ford Coppola, NBA superstar Magic Johnson and Kevin Spacey will be in attendance.
The Bellagio Hotel and Casino Plays Host to Spectacular Gathering
Las Vegas has long been the happy hunting ground of high profile athletes, celebrities, superstars, politicians and business people. People like Al Pacino, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, French President Nicolas Sarkozy, Robin Leach and others frequent the VIP establishments of this adult playground paradise. Last year, Al Pacino and Nicolas Sarkozy were meeting about a hedge fund conference in Las Vegas. The conference will be hosted again this year, and it is likely to be attended by some of the most notable millionaires and billionaires on the planet. SkyBridge Capital – a fund of hedge funds– and it is managed by Troy Gayeski. The precise details have not been revealed, but the conference will focus on charitable activities and political discourse. As yet, no information on the after parties, VIP dinners or gatherings has been mentioned. The list of investors and celebrities slated to meet at the conference earned in excess of $2 billion from their investments in hedge funds during 2013.
Lady Gaga Fires up the Crowds at the MGM Grand Garden Arena
Big name performers continue to dominate the action at the casinos across Las Vegas. Lady Gaga needs no introduction. Her recent concert at the MGM Grand Garden Arena sold out and she mesmerized the crowds with her electric energy and stunning vocals. She’s known as an artist with plenty of ambience and she certainly didn’t disappoint on Friday night when she blew the crowds away with her performance and larger-than-life personality. Fans broke out in rapturous applause when she said “We have sent all the weird people outside and locked the freaking door!” Indeed she is one of the few pop artists who knows how to keep a Poker Face, and rightly so.
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