El Cortez Hotel & Casino

photo courtesy University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Gaming Pioneer Memorial Opens

El Cortez Hotel & Casino and the Museum of Gaming History will honor downtown gaming legend Jackie Gaughan with the unveiling of a memorial exhibit.


photo courtesy University of Nebraska at Lincoln

El Cortez To Honor Late Owner

Jackie Gaughan exhibit to open at downtown Las Vegas hotel


Jackie Gaughan / photo courtesy University Of Nebraska at Lincoln

Jackie Gaughan, Gaming Legend, Dies At 93

Jackie Gaughan arrived in Las Vegas shortly after World War II, and founded six gaming properties, including the El Cortez.


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One Woman Works To Revitalize Downtown Las Vegas Using Business Knowledge And Experience

One business owner operating one of the oldest businesses in downtown Las Vegas is pursuing her MBA while juggling the responsibilities and obligations of running a hotel and casino.