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Tilman Fertitta

9/16/2020

article 2022 'A Spectacular Year' For Restaurants, Landry's CEO Says
(USA) -- Restaurants that survive the ruthless COVID-19 combing-out and adapt to it stand to witness "a spectacular year" of profitability in 2022. This...

9/2/2020

article Tilman Fertitta Donates $1 Million to Landry’s Employees Hurt by Hurricane Laura’s Lake Charles Devastation
(Louisiana) -- In April as a result of the devastating financial fallout from COVID-19, the Tilman Fertitta family provided $1 million in seed money for the Fertitta...

8/4/2020

article Casino Billionaire Tilman Fertitta Says Gaming Industry Recovery Could Take Years
(Washington) -- Tilman Fertitta, the Texas billionaire owner of Golden Nugget casinos across the US, the Landry’s hospitality empire, and NBA Houston Rockets, says...

7/8/2020

article Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta’s online betting company is now publicly traded on Nasdaq
(Wall Street) -- Landry’s CEO and Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta will allow the public to buy stock in his new online gaming company. But they won’t...

6/30/2020

article Tilman Fertitta takes his golden online gaming casino public
(Texas) -- Tilman Fertitta's online casino is going public. Golden Nugget Online Gaming, Inc. will be acquired by Landcadia Holdings II, Inc., "a publicly-...
article Tilman Fertitta's Stock Market Bet Is Paying Off -- for SPAC Investors
(Wall Street) -- The stock market gained ground Tuesday morning, closing the first half of 2020 on a positive note. Although plenty of uncertainty remains, investors...

6/29/2020

article Golden Nugget To Take Online Casino Division Public In $750 Million Acquisition
(Wall Street) -- Golden Nugget has revealed plans to detach its online gambling arm and list it on the Nasdaq exchange with an estimated valuation of $745 million. The...
article Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta bets on online gaming as Golden Nugget unit goes public
(Texas) -- Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta is spinning his seven-year-old online gaming business into a public company, a move that will provide resources to a...
article Tilman Fertitta Web Unit Goes Public in $745 Million Deal With Himself
(Texas) -- Tilman Fertitta, the Houston billionaire and basketball-team owner, has created a way for the public to invest in his online-betting business. Fertitta is...

6/5/2020

article Golden Nugget Owner Says Casinos, Eateries Aren’t Bouncing Back
(Texas) -- Texas gaming mogul and restaurateur Tilman Fertitta told investors on a private call this week that the fear of traveling and going out to eat are hampering...

5/15/2020

article Texas billionaire's glitzy hotel and casino rolls the dice with big reopening
(Louisiana) -- Billionaire Tilman Fertitta is betting on travel-hungry Texans looking to brave the pandemic and escape the confines of home with the reopening of his...

5/13/2020

article Fertitta's Lake Charles Golden Nugget to reopen
(Louisiana) -- Golden Nugget Lake Charles will open its casino doors on May 18, the first in the five-property chain to reopen after the coronavirus pandemic shut down...
article Houston Billionaire’s Golden Nugget Casino to be Among First to Reopen Monday — Gambling is Suddenly Back
(Louisiana) -- Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta has never been afraid to be the first or one of the firsts to do something. It should be no surprise that he’s...

5/4/2020

article Company Won't Reopen Some Las Vegas Casinos As Soon As Others
(Las Vegas) -- A Las Vegas casino says it will reopen some of its properties when allowed to do so but that others will remain closed indefinitely as fallout from the...

5/1/2020

article Tilman Fertitta’s plan to ride out the coronavirus pandemic: Trim, borrow and plan for a new reality
(Texas) -- Tilman Fertitta poured himself his favorite drink, a Tito’s and soda with a splash of cranberry, before stepping into the boardroom next to his office...

4/28/2020

article Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta had input on plan to reopen Texas
(Texas) -- Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta, who also owns the Landry’s restaurant group and Golden Nugget casino chain, is strongly endorsing the newly...

4/20/2020

article Golden Nugget Billionaire Tilman Fertitta, ‘Mattress Mack’ Named to Texas Strike Force
(Texas) -- Tilman Fertitta, the billionaire owner of Golden Nugget casinos, Landry’s hospitality empire, and NBA Houston Rockets, has been named to Texas Governor...

4/13/2020

article 'It’s a trick': Billionaire NBA owner says he did 45,000 laid off staff a 'favour'
(Texas) -- Multi-billionaire owner of the NBA’s Houston Rockets, Tillman Fertitta, has defended furloughing more than 45,000 employees across his restaurant and...

4/11/2020

article Houston Billionaire Tilman Fertitta laid off 45,000 employees quickly as a 'favor'
(Texas) -- Houston billionaire restaurateur Tilman Fertitta told FOX News' guest host Brian Kilmeade that he laid off 45,000 workers as a 'favor" to help...

4/7/2020

article A 16% Leveraged Loan Is Painful But Necessary
(Texas) -- Backed into a corner by the coronavirus pandemic, Texas billionaire Tilman Fertitta is rolling the dice in the leveraged-loan market. Fertitta’s empire...
article Golden Nugget Owner Tilman Fertitta Launches Highest Ever US Leveraged Loan Offering
(Texas) -- Texas billionaire Tilman Fertitta, whose empire includes the NBA’s Houston Rockets and five Golden Nugget casinos across the country, is offering a...

4/6/2020

article Billionaire Fertitta Offers Record 15% Loan Rate to Save Empire
(Texas) -- Texas billionaire Tilman Fertitta is looking to raise more debt to keep his casino and restaurant empire afloat through year-end if the Covid-19 shutdown...

3/31/2020

article ‘Billion Dollar Buyer’ Fertitta In Bull’s-Eye Amid Coronavirus Lockdown Of Restaurants, Casinos And His NBA Team
(Texas) -- On March 18, Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta tweeted some encouragement in the face of coronavirus shutdowns: “You are not out of business until you...

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