Under Ressler's leadership, the team has secured 2.5 million in public taxpayer financing for a controversial remodel of what was then called Philips Arena In 1990, on the heels of the collapse of Drexel Burnham Lambert, he co-founded the private equity firm Apollo Global Management with Leon Black, Drexel's managing director, head of the Mergers & Acquisitions Group, and co-head of the Corporate Finance Department; John Hannan, Drexel's former co-director of international finance; Craig Cogut, a lawyer who worked with Drexel's high-yield division in Los Angeles; Arthur Bilger, the former head of the Drexel's corporate finance department; and Marc Rowan, Josh Harris and Michael Gross, all of whom worked under Black in the mergers and acquisitions department.In 1997, he co-founded Ares Management with former Apollo Global Management co-worker John H.
Ressler is also the majority and controlling owner of the Atlanta Hawks.
His group purchased the team on June 24, 2015 for an estimated $730 million immediately after the Hawks had set a franchise record with 60 wins during the 2014-2015 NBA season.
A digital counter announces that 998 rebellions have occurred out of 1000 simulations.
In the real world, it is revealed that the System and its simulations are all part of an online dating app's matchmaking algorithm, which has projected a 99.8% match for Amy and Frank.
Amy and Frank meet for just 12 hours before being paired off with others.