Bloomberry Resorts Corporation

    Website: http://www.bloomberry.ph/

    Bloomberry Resorts Corporation is a holding company for its subsidiaries which provide lodging and leisure services, including casinos. The company was the first to open an integrated resort in the Philippines in Manila’s Entertainment City district in 2013. The Solaire Resort & Casino possesses a casino floor space of about 18,500 square meters. The property completed a major expansion with the opening of its SkyTower a year later. In 2015, Bloomberry expanded into South Korea, acquiring the Jeju Sun Hotel & Casino. It is planning to build a second resort in the Philippines in Quezon City, north of Metro Manila.

    Bloomberry Resorts have made several statements of interest in expanding into the Japan IR market, with Wakayama as its clear focus.

    People

    Razon, Enrique K.

    Family Name: Razon Given Name: Enrique K. Role: Chairman and CEO Profile: Razon is a Filipino billionaire and one of the richest men in his country. His primary business is International Container Terminal Services, a Manila-based port management firm. From 2009, Bloomberry Resorts Corporation won a license to build a casino in Entertainment City in Manila, which has added substantially to Razon's fortune.

    Hojo, Takeshi

    Family Name: Hojo Given Name: Takeshi Role: President and CEO, Bloomberry Resorts Japan Profile: Hojo spent most of his career in the Marubeni Corporation, including a long posting in the Philippines, where he became a prominent member of the Japanese community in Manila. From 2001 to 2014, he served as director of Philippine Society of Japan. More recently, he has been employed by Bloomberry Resorts to lead its Japan branch.

    Kiriyama, Mitsuaki

    Family Name: Kiriyama Given Name: Mitsuaki Role: Vice-President of Bloomberry Resorts Japan Profile: Kiriyama has had a varied career in tourism promotion, entertainment, as well as a long stint as a gaming industry magazine writer. He has been serving in recent years as a key advisor and promoter for Bloomberry Resorts' IR efforts in Japan.

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