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Kenneth Jeffrey Kay, American hotel casino executive. Certified Public Accountant, California.

Background

Kay, Kenneth Jeffrey was born on April 2, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Morton M. and Beverly J. Kay.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Accounting, University Southern California, 1978. Master of Business Administration in Finance, University Southern California, 1980.

Career

Staff accountant in charge Price Waterhouse and Company (now PriceWaterhouse Coopers LLC), Century City, California, 1980-1982. Manager accounting TRW-Fujitsu Company, Los Angeles, 1982-1983. Corporation controller Ameron International, Pasadena, 1983-1988, senior vice president finance and administration, Chief Financial Officer, 1990-1992, group vice president, 1992-1994.

President, Chief Executive Officer, director Bishop, Inc., Westlake Village, 1988-1990. Senior vice president finance and administration, Chief Financial Officer Systemed, Inc., Torrance, 1994-1996. Senior vice president, Chief Financial Officer Playmates Inc., Costa Mesa, 1997.

Executive vice president, Chief Financial Officer Universal Studios Consumer Products Group, Universal City, 1998-1999. Vice president, Chief Financial Officer Dole Food Company, Inc., Westlake Village, 1999—2002. Senior executive vice president, Chief Financial Officer Central Bank Richard Ellis Group, Inc., Los Angeles, 2002—2008.

Senior vice president, Chief Financial Officer Las Vegas Sands Corporation, Nevada, since 2008. Chairman supervisory committee Ameron Federal Credit Union, South Gate, California, 1986.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, California.

Membership

Board governors Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Member executive committee Friends for Life, Los Angeles. Member board directors Paralysis Project American.

Member board advisors University Southern California Leven School Accounting. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Management Association, California Society of Certified Public Accountants, Association for Strategic Planning, Finance Executives Institute.

Connections

father:
Morton M.

mother:
Beverly J. Kay