Frank Fertitta III
|Frank Fertitta III|
Frank Joseph Fertitta III|
February 24, 1962
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Southern California|
|Net worth||US $2.2 billion (est.) (2018)|
Frank Fertitta Jr. (father)|
Lorenzo Fertitta (brother)
Frank Joseph Fertitta III (born February 24, 1962) is an American entrepreneur. He is the current CEO of Station Casinos. He is also a founder of Zuffa LLC, which is the entity that runs the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
Born to Frank Fertitta Jr. and Victoria (née Broussard) Fertitta, Frank III attended Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. In 1984, he graduated from the University of Southern California, where he earned a BA/BS degree from the business school.
History with Station Casinos:
- 1985: Officer/General Manager
- 1986: Director, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
- 1989 – July 2000: President
- July 1992 – present: Chief Executive Officer
On October 18, 2012, the University of Southern California announced that Jill and Frank Fertitta had made a major gift to the university which would result in the construction of a new building for the USC Marshall School of Business and the establishment of the Jill and Frank Fertitta Endowed Chair in Business.
- "Forbes 400 Richest Americans: #365 Frank Fertitta". Forbes. September 2010.
- "Forbes 400 Richest Americans: #385 Lorenzo Fertitta". Forbes. September 2010.
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- Fertittas donate major capital gift to USC Marshall for new undergraduate building, usc.edu; accessed May 14, 2017.
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