March 1, 2010
Boyd Gaming has
Boughner to the newly created position of
executive vice president and chief business development officer, where he will
lead the company’s expansion in existing and new markets, build corporate
relationships and alliances, and pursue new business opportunities in a variety
of areas, including Internet gaming. He will report directly to President and
CEO Keith Smith. Boughner retains his current duties as president of Borgata
Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, continues to oversee Boyd’s development
efforts on the Las Vegas Strip and remains on the company’s board of directors.
Boughner joined Boyd Gaming in 1976 and has served in a variety of senior
executive positions. He has been a member of the board of directors since
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