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Ardent Leisure sells bowling alleys for $160m

2017-12-20 theage.com.au
Ardent Leisure has divested the last of its non-core assets, being the bowling and entertainment centres for $160 million to the Entertainment and Education Group, owned by private equity Quandrant and the Steinberg Family.

 
Ardent Leisure sells bowling alleys for $160m

2017-12-20 smh.com.au
Ardent Leisure has divested the last of its non-core assets, being the bowling and entertainment centres for $160 million to the Entertainment and Education Group, owned by private equity Quandrant and the Steinberg Family.

 
Ardent Leisure boss bails out after just four months at troubled theme park business

2017-11-08 abc.net.au
The turmoil that has plagued Ardent Leisure, operator of the Gold Coast Dreamworld theme park, has continued with its new chief executive bailing out after little more than four months in the job.

 
Dreamworld boss’ shock resignation

2017-11-08 perthnow.com.au
ARDENT Leisure chief executive Simon Kelly will step down after only six months in the job in the latest of many changes to the embattled theme parks and leisure centres operator’s leadership group and board.

 
Gary Weiss appointed chair at Ardent Leisure

2017-09-29 theage.com.au
In the space of just three weeks of gaining a board seat, Ariadne Australia's Gary Weiss has been appointed chairman of Ardent Leisure.

 
Gary Weiss appointed chair at Ardent Leisure

2017-09-29 smh.com.au
In the space of just three weeks of gaining a board seat, Ariadne Australia's Gary Weiss has been appointed chairman of Ardent Leisure.

 
James Hardie board seeks big pay rise

2017-07-05 theage.com.au
Running an Australian-founded company with the bulk of its operations in the US and its corporate headquarters in Ireland may offer a saving when it comes to paying tax.

 
James Hardie board seeks big pay rise

2017-07-05 smh.com.au
Running an Australian-founded company with the bulk of its operations in the US and its corporate headquarters in Ireland may offer a saving when it comes to paying tax.

 
Ardent looks to Main Event business as growth engine

2017-06-23 theage.com.au
Ardent Leisure's new chief executive Simon Kelly has moved to put his stamp on the business, with the release of updated earnings, but warned investors of a fall in the full year distribution, due to the sale of the health clubs and the weakness in Dreamworld theme park contributions.

 
Ardent looks to Main Event business as growth engine

2017-06-23 smh.com.au
Ardent Leisure's new chief executive Simon Kelly has moved to put his stamp on the business, with the release of updated earnings, but warned investors of a fall in the full year distribution, due to the sale of the health clubs and the weakness in Dreamworld theme park contributions.

 
Ariadne sets date for Ardent showdown

2017-06-16 theage.com.au
Corporate raider Ariadne Australia is to have its showdown with Ardent Leisure at an extraordinary general meeting on September 4, in Sydney.

 
Ariadne sets date for Ardent showdown

2017-06-16 smh.com.au
Corporate raider Ariadne Australia is to have its showdown with Ardent Leisure at an extraordinary general meeting on September 4, in Sydney.

 
Credit Suisse sees eight ASX stocks activists should target

2017-06-14 theage.com.au
AMP, CSR and News Corp are among eight companies Credit Suisse believes are ripe for a shake-up by activist investors.

 
Credit Suisse sees eight ASX stocks activists should target

2017-06-14 smh.com.au
AMP, CSR and News Corp are among eight companies Credit Suisse believes are ripe for a shake-up by activist investors.

 
'Out of touch' Ardent Leisure board set for a shake down

2017-06-13 abc.net.au
A shake down at embattled Ardent Leisure is growing likely, as major shareholders take action to move on a board they believe is "in complete disarray".

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