Wynn Resorts Ltd.
Wynn Resorts is traded on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the ticker symbol WYNN and, since December 2004, it has been part of the NASDAQ-100 Index.
Wynn Las Vegas, a $2.7 billion luxury hotel and destination casino resort located on the Las Vegas Strip, opened to the public on April 28, 2005. Wynn Las Vegas features 2,716 luxurious guest rooms and suites; an 111,000 square foot casino; 22 food and beverage outlets; an on-site 18-hole golf course; approximately 223,000 square feet of meeting space; an on-site Ferrari and Maserati dealership; and approximately 76,000 square feet of retail space. For more information, visit www.wynnlasvegas.com.
Wynn Resorts, Limited, through its 100% ownership in Wynn Macau, has been granted a concession to operate one or more casino gaming properties in Macau, located 37 miles southwest of Hong Kong. Macau has been an established gaming market for over 40 years, generating in excess of $5.6 billion in gaming revenues in 2005. Wynn Macau opened to the public on September 6, 2006 featuring 600 deluxe hotel rooms and suites, approximately 220 table games and 380 slot machines in approximately 100,000 square feet of casino gaming space, seven restaurants, approximately 26,000 square feet of retail space, a spa, a salon, entertainment lounges and meeting facilities.
Mr. Wynn was Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mirage Resorts, Incorporated and its predecessor from 1973 to 2000. In that role, he was responsible for the development of Bellagio, The Mirage, Treasure Island at The Mirage and the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas, Nevada as well as the Atlantic City Golden Nugget in New Jersey and Beau Rivage in Biloxi, Mississippi.
Mirage Resorts achieved a compounded annual stock price appreciation of 24.9% while Mr. Wynn was Chairman, President and CEO. In 1997, under Mr. Wynn's leadership, Mirage Resorts was ranked by Fortune magazine as the second most admired company among American companies and was frequently lauded for being among the top three in innovativeness and quality of product and services. As a result of his leadership and demand for excellence, Mr. Wynn has consistently attracted and retained the highest quality employees. In 2000, Mirage Resorts was sold by Mr. Wynn to MGM Grand, Inc., for US $6.4 billion, the highest price ever paid for a casino company.