Wynn Resorts has announced the appointment of Erik Hansen as the company’s first chief sustainability officer. In this newly-created role, Hansen is responsible for the development of the company’s global sustainability strategy and energy procurement goals.
Wynn Las Vegas will power its multi-use development, Paradise Park, with 100 per cent renewable energy sourced from a new 160-acre solar energy facility.
Wynn Las Vegas and Amazon have announced plans to equip all 4,748 hotel rooms at Wynn Las Vegas with Echo, Amazon’s hands-free voice-controlled speaker. The introduction of this technology into every guest room, beginning this month with installation in suites, will be an industry first in the world, allowing guests of Wynn Las Vegas to control various hotel room features with a series of voice commands via Alexa, the brain behind Echo.
Wynn Resorts will open the doors to Wynn Palace, the latest hotel from Steve Wynn, on August 22nd after six years of development. The new destination represents the culmination of Wynn’s more than 45 years of experience and redefines luxury in Macau’s evolution into a world centre of tourism and leisure.
Wynn Resorts has entered into a strategic relationship with PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker business.