William A. Zender

Former Casino Manager at Maxim Hotel & Casino

William A. Zender

William A. Zender

Former Casino Manager at Maxim Hotel & Casino

Biography

William A. Zender
Director

Mr. Zender has extensive experience in the gaming industry, with more than 35 years of gaming operations and consulting experience. Mr. Zender was awarded the “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the 2014 World Game Protection Conference for his invaluable contributions and generous dedication to the casino industry.

A graduate of the University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Mr. Zender earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel Administration in 1976 and a Masters Degree in Business from the University of Phoenix in 2004. For the period of 1979 to 1981, Mr. Zender became an Enforcement Agent with the Nevada Gaming Control Board. In 1982, Mr. Zender performed various consulting services and continued such consulting through various times during his career. In 1988, Mr. Zender became the Asian Games Manager at the famous Desert Inn Casino in Las Vegas until 1989 when he became the Casino Manager for the Maxim Hotel and Casino, also in Las Vegas. In 1991, Mr Zender was the Games Manager at Artichoke Joe’s Casino in San Bruno, California.

Mr. Zender returned to Las Vegas in 1992 and until 1997, was the Vice President and Owner of the Aladdin Hotel and Casino. In 1998, Mr. Zender managed the Ladbrokes Casino in San Pablo. In 2005, Mr. Zender became Consultant and Owner of Last Resort Consulting until 2007 at which time he began performing consulting services full time through Bill Zender and Associates, LLC.

His credentials include authoring seven books on gambling and gaming management and is currently a monthly contributor to Casino Enterprise Management Magazine.

Overview
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16

Number of Boards

1

Birthday

1955

Age

65

Relationships
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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Galaxy Gaming, Inc.

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Former Chief Financial Officer at Camco, Inc. (Nevada)

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Former Chief Executive Officer-North America Region at Dollar Financial Group, Inc.

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Former Chief Operating Officer & Director at Galaxy Gaming, Inc.

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President & Chief Financial Officer at Tablemax Gaming, Inc.

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Former Director at Galaxy Gaming, Inc.

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General Counsel at Galaxy Gaming, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Average

President & Chief Executive Officer at Galaxy Gaming, Inc.

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Chief Financial Officer, Secretary & Treasurer at Galaxy Gaming, Inc.

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Scientific Games Corp.

Relationship likelihood: Average

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William A. Zender
Former Casino Manager at Maxim Hotel & Casino
Education
Class of 2004

In 1976, Dr. John Sperling founded University of Phoenix and made a commitment to provide working adults with local higher education options at convenient class times.

Class of 1976

University of Nevada functions as a college and university. It provides education, research, scholarship, creative activities, and clinical services. The company was founded on September 10, 1957 and is headquartered in Las Vegas, NV.

Career History
Vice President
1992 - 1997

Aladdin Hotel y Casino SAS is a private company headquartered in Cali, Colombia. The firm provides physical fitness facilities.

Casino Manager
1989 - Prior

Maxim Hotel & Casino, part of Las Vegas Entertainment Network, Inc., is an American company located in Las Vegas, NV, focused on hotels and motels. Las Vegas Entertainment Network, Inc. acquired Maxim Hotel & Casino on 01 Dec 92.

Manager-Asian Games
1988 - 1989

Desert Inn Hotel & Casino is a private company headquartered in the United States that owns and operates Desert Inn Hotels.

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