Fertitta and Wynn Joining United states Gaming Association for 2014

Fertitta and Wynn Joining United states Gaming Association for 2014

Station Casinos Chairman Frank Fertitta III is joining the American Gaming Association Board of Directors this year, along side Steve Wynn (Image: renoetahoe.com)

Take your seats and get ready for some head-whipping interplay between power players: the American Gaming Association (AGA) the Washington, D.C.-based lobbying that is primary for the major casino conglomerates in America has some new constituents. It will make for an interesting year ahead as these casinos’ professionals determine the program for gambling in the United States, and in particular, online gambling.

Wynn Comes Back

Joining this powerhouse organization a group tasked largely with persuading federal legislators to do this where it’s needed when it comes to gaming will be Wynn Resorts Ltd., Station Casinos, and upscale Kentucky Derby racetrack and casino operator Churchill Downs Inc. Each among these companies will likely then have a member that is official their interests on the AGA’s board of directors.

Coming back to the corporation that he initially founded back in 1995 will be casino magnate Steve Wynn, chairman of his company that is eponymous obviously one of the gaming industries more invigorated proponents. After he sold his Mirage Resorts to what was then called MGM Grand Corp. back in 1999, Wynn had walked far from the organization. Their views on online gaming have now been somewhat circumspect, so it will be interesti [Read more…]