Station Casinos Chairman Frank Fertitta III will likely be 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 primary lobbying arm for the major casino conglomerates in America has some new constituents. It should make for an interesting 12 months ahead since 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 required in terms of gaming will be Wynn Resorts Ltd., Station Casinos, and Kentucky that is upscale Derby and casino operator Churchill Downs Inc. Each of those companies will then have a member that is official their interests in the AGA’s board of directors.
Returning to the business that he initially founded straight back in 1995 will be casino magnate Steve Wynn, chairman of his company that is eponymous obviously certainly 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. His views on online gaming have now been notably circumspect, so it will be Continue reading