TITLE

On the road of life, an idea for a casino grew

AUTHOR(S)
Stutz, Howard
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/13/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 15, pP4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article relates the evolution of Sam's Town casino in Boulder Highway, Las Vegas, Nevada. Attorney Bill Boyd presented the idea of a casino to his board of directors and they pushed ahead with Sam's Town, which celebrated its 30th anniversary on April 11, 2009. Its recent expansion took place when Boyd Gaming Corp. allocated 20 million U.S. dollars to expand the race and sports book. The casino has survived competition and economic downturns, including the current recession. It is now part of the Coast Casinos subsidiary of the company.
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47881336

 

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