Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2002 | 10:54 a.m.
Lorenzo Fertitta, president of Station Casinos Inc., on Monday was named chairman of the Nevada Resort Association.
The NRA is the main lobbying group for the Nevada hotel-casino industry. Fertitta succeeds former Park Place Entertainment Corp. Chief Executive Thomas Gallagher.
Fertitta, who served as vice-chair, was selected to a two-year term during which he will direct policy development and lobbying and will work with association President Bill Bible in managing the daily activities of the NRA.