Lorenzo Fertitta

This Wildcatter isn’t afraid to pursue his passions.

Best known for his role in making over the UFC, Fertitta is constantly reinventing himself.

  • Started the family business, Fertitta Enterprises, with his brother Frank, turning one casino into a chain of successful businesses.
  • Investments range from casinos to online gaming, from marketable securities to real estate..he’s even the President and CEO of Gordon Biersch Brewing Company.
  • Purchased the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 2001, turning into the fastest growing sports franchises in history.
  • One of the most influential families in Vegas.

“We always try to think long term.”

“At the time Wall Street thought we were crazy– they hated the idea but now they love it.”

-Lorenzo Fertitta