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Boyd Gaming

Boyd Gaming
Company nameBoyd Gaming Corp.
Company typePublic (NYSE - BYD)
IndustryGambling, Hotels, Entertainment
Founder(s)Sam Boyd, Bill Boyd
HeadquartersParadise, Nevada
ProductsCasinos, Hotels
Revenue(+)US$2.14B (FY 2010)
Operating income(+)US$176M (FY 2010)
Net income(+)US$10.3M (FY 2010)
Total assets(+)US$5.70B (FY 2010)
Total equity(+)US$1.19B (FY 2010)
Employees15400

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Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE - BYD) is a Paradise, Nevada based business engaged in the development, ownership and operation of hotels and casinos throughout the United States. The company continues to be run by founder Sam Boyd's family under the management of Sam's son, Bill Boyd (born 1931), who currently serves as the company's executive chairman after retiring as CEO in January 2008.

As of 31 December 2009, the 15 wholly owned properties had 7,550 hotel rooms, 812500 sqft (75483.7 m2) of casino space with 21,400 slot machines and 425 table games. Gaming revenue is 75% of total gross revenue.

In addition the corporation has a 50% share in the Borgata, Atlantic City's newest and top-grossing casino resort.


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