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Ellis Landau, American Gaming company executive.

Background

Landau, Ellis was born on February 24, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Manfred and Ruth (Fischer) Landau.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, Brandeis University, 1965. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1967.

Career

Financial analyst Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, 1968-1969. Assistant treasurer U-Haul International, Phoenix, 1969-1971. Vice president, treasurer Ramada, Inc., 1971-1990.

Chief Financial Officer Boyd Gaming Corporation, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1990—2006. Private investor Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc., board directors, since 2007, chairman, audit committee, member nominating committee and Governance and Compliance committee.

Connections

Married Kathy Suzanne Thomas, May 19, 1968 (divorced). Children: Rachel, David. Married Yvette Ehr Cohen, November 1, 1992.

father:
Manfred Landau

mother:
Ruth (Fischer) Landau

spouse:
Yvette Ehr Cohen

spouse:
Kathy Suzanne Thomas

child:
David Landau

child:
Rachel Landau