Mohegan Sun Names Two New Directors

20-year team member, Don Sikorski, was promoted to Director of Shops at Mohegan Sun and former Phoenix Suns Executive, Lynn Agnello, hired as Director of Sponsorships

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 5, 2017) – Mohegan Sun is pleased to announce the recent promotion of Don Sikorski and the hiring of Lynn Agnello. Both join the Director level at Mohegan Sun, Sikorski as Director of Shops at Mohegan Sun and Agnello as director of Sponsorships.

Joining Mohegan Sun in 1997, and prior to that, being a Senior Accountant for The Mohegan Tribe, Don Sikorski brings 20 years of valuable business, management and retail operations skills and experience to his newly promoted role in overseeing the 225,000 square-foot, Shops at Mohegan Sun. In addition to the many responsibilities that come along with such a vast, high revenue generating area, Sikorski will also be largely involved in the direction & strategic planning for all future retail and tenant opportunities at Mohegan Sun.

Sikorski is a Southern CT State University graduate and currently resides in Norwich with his wife and two sons, Kyle and Kevin.

Lynn Agnello joins the Mohegan Sun corporate team by way of Phoenix, Arizona, where she most recently represented radio sales across the NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL, as Network Audio Sales Manager for Skyview Networks. From 2001 – 2013, Agnello served initially as VP of Corporate Sales, then as Senior Vice President of Marketing Partnerships and later promoted to Executive Vice President of Partnership Development for the Phoenix Suns. Now as Director of Sponsorships, Agnello will lead a team focused on working with various partners to deliver unique and impactful activations for the countless special & signature events, concerts, Connecticut Sun and New England Black Wolves Lacrosse games at Mohegan Sun.

Agnello is an Indiana University graduate, a 2011 Stevie Award winner as “Best Executive” for companies with up to 250 employees, was named The Business Journals Top 25 Valley Business Women Leaders for 2011 as well and is a board member on the Fresh Start Women’s Foundation.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN: Owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, 2 world-class spas, a golf course, over 80 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

Mohegan Sun Golf Club To Open Sunday, April 16th

18-hole championship course readies for 2017 season

UNCASVILLE, CT (April 5, 2017) – It’s time to dust off the golf clubs and get back out on the course! Sunday, April 16th will mark the official opening of Mohegan Sun Golf Club for the 2017 season. Open to all resort and public play, there is much to be excited about this year.

Stretching along the hills of beautiful southeastern, CT in the town of Baltic, Mohegan Sun Golf Club is just a short drive from Mohegan Sun and has long been recognized as one of the most scenic, well-designed and professionally kept courses in the region.  New for 2017 is a partnership with online tee time booking engine GolfNow.com.  Founded in 2001, GolfNow is the leading provider of online tee times, golf course technology and service solutions. Trusted by more than 2 million registered golfers and thousands of golf courses worldwide, GolfNow is dedicated to growing the game of golf for players of all ages and skill levels by keeping them connected any time of day to their favorite courses and tee times through the web, email and mobile apps for iPhone and Android – even when the course is closed.

Mohegan Sun Golf Club is also home to a very spacious banquet facility ready to host a variety of private parties, including group golf outings, corporate events, weddings and receptions, reunions, birthdays and more. For more information, call 860.862.9261 or visit mohegansungolfclub.com/weddings-parties

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN:

Owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to three unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, 2 world-class spas, a golf course, over 80 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

Chris Hogan Signs Honorary New England Black Wolves Contract During Signings & Sightings Event at Mohegan Sun

WHAT: Professional football player Chris Hogan visits Mohegan Sun on April 7th to sign an honorary New England Black Wolves contract followed by a free Signings & Sightings event.  Afterwards, join Chris Hogan inside Mohegan Sun Arena as the Black Wolves take on the Georgia Swarm.

WHEN: Friday, April 7th

6:00pm – Honorary Contract Signing followed by Photo Meet & Greet

The Shops at Mohegan Sun

IN DETAIL: You’ve just scored a touchdown – better yet, an exclusive opportunity to get up-close-and-personal with one of football’s finest. Chris Hogan stops by Mohegan Sun on Friday, April 7th to sign autographs for fans, plus signs an honorary contract with the New England Black Wolves to get back to his lacrosse roots, followed by an appearance at the Black Wolves game.

Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Chris Hogan will be signing 1 piece of memorabilia OR 1 headshot per person.  Headshots will be distributed at the event. This event is bracelet-only. Bracelets will be distributed at 4:30pm at the signing location. Guests must be wearing a bracelet in order to gain entry into the signing line. Signing personalization and photos are prohibited.