Fertitta and Wynn Joining American Gaming Association for 2014

Fertitta and Wynn Joining American Gaming Association for 2014

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

Just 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 main casino conglomerates in America has some brand new constituents. It should make for an interesting year ahead as these casinos’ executives determine the program for gambling in the usa, and in particular, online gambling.

Wynn Comes Back

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

Coming back to the business that he initially founded right back in 1995 will be casino magnate Steve Wynn, chairman of his eponymous business, and obviously certainly one of the gaming industries more invigorated proponents. After he offered his Mirage Resorts to that which was then called MGM Grand Corp. back in 1999, Wynn had walked away from the corporation. Their views on online gaming are somewhat circumspect, so it will be interestin Mehr lesen