Butch Kerzner Killed in Helicopter Crash

Kerzner International's CEO, Butch Kerzner, died tragically in a helicopter crash in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday while searching for potential resort sites. One passenger and two pilots were also killed in the accident. Kerzner was 42 and is survived by his wife and two children. Paul O'Neil, a member of the board of directors and the former CEO of Kerzner's Paradise Island business, has been named acting CEO.

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