LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 18, 2009--
Wynn Resorts, Limited (NADSAQ: WYNN) announced today that Steve and
Elaine Wynn sold a total of 2,000,000 common shares on August 14, 2009
at an average price of $57 per share. The shares represent less than 10%
of the Wynn's total holdings. The shares were sold to provide liquidity
in anticipation of the change in their marital status.
Wynn Resorts, Limited is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under
the ticker symbol WYNN and is part of the S&P 500 and NASDAQ-100
Indexes. Wynn Resorts owns and operates Wynn Las Vegas (www.wynnlasvegas.com),
and Wynn Macau (www.wynnmacau.com).
Wynn Las Vegas, a luxury hotel and destination casino resort located on
the Las Vegas Strip features 2,716 luxurious guest rooms and suites, an
approximately 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 74,000 square feet of retail space.
We opened Encore, an expansion of Wynn Las Vegas on December 22, 2008.
Encore is located immediately adjacent to Wynn Las Vegas and features a
2,034 all-suite hotel, approximately 72,000 square foot casino, 12 food
and beverage outlets, a night club, a spa and salon, approximately
60,000 square feet of meeting space and approximately 27,000 square feet
of upscale retail outlets.
Wynn Macau is a destination casino resort in the Macau Special
Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China and currently
features 600 deluxe hotel rooms and suites, approximately 205,000 square
foot casino, casual and fine dining in five restaurants, approximately
46,000 square feet of retail space, a health club, pool and spa, along
with lounges and meeting facilities.
Source: Wynn Resorts, Limited
Wynn Resorts, Limited
Samanta Stewart, 702-770-7555