Posts Tagged ‘Mohegan Sun’

Pasta Vita at Mohegan Sun

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

WHAT:
Pasta Vita premieres their first joint venture location with Mohegan Sun on Monday, August 17th.

WHEN/WHERE:
Monday, August 17th
11:00am – 10:00pm
Casino of the Sky, lobby of the Riverview Garage

IN DETAIL:
Connecticut’s leading gourmet-to-go retail business, Pasta Vita, holds their grand opening inside Mohegan Sun on Monday, August 17th. Guests can enjoy a specialty meal from the comfort of their home with this unique one-stop-shop. The first 500 guests will receive a complimentary Pasta Vita insulated tote bag.

Pasta Vita features over 100 freshly prepared entrees, vegetable dishes, salads, sauces, soups, breads and desserts, as well as over 25 varieties of the company’s famous specialty-striped ravioli.

The grand opening marks the formation of a new joint venture between the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut and Pasta Vita with more locations to come in the future. This is the sixth new venture undertaken by the Tribe’s non-gaming subsidiary, Mohegan Holding Company, LLC. The original flagship Pasta Vita in Old Saybrook will remain wholly owned and operated by Rich Cersosimo and Lou Castanho.

ABOUT MOHEGAN SUN:
Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, 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, a 34-story, 1,200 room luxury hotel, a world-class spa and golf course, over 85 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 view us on YouTube.

ABOUT THE MOHEGAN TRIBE:
The Mohegan Tribe was founded on the banks of southeastern Connecticut’s Thames River by Chief Uncas in the early 17th century. After its federal recognition in 1994, the Tribe established its own sovereign government within the state of Connecticut, and opened the world class casino resort Mohegan Sun on its reservation land in 1996.  It has created The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority (MTGA) to oversee its gaming properties which now include Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre, PA and Atlantic City Resorts in Atlantic City, NJ. The nine-member Tribal Council serves as the leadership for the sovereign nation, and also serves as the Board of Directors for MTGA. The Mohegan Holding Company, LLC was created by the Tribe for business diversification in non-gaming areas, and now includes interests in franchise restaurants, sustainable energy resources and manufacturing, and office digital solutions.

Girlfriend’s Night Out With Bethenny Frankel at Mohegan Sun

Monday, July 13th, 2015

WHAT:
Mohegan Sun hosts Girlfriend’s Night Out featuring a special Reality Check event with Bethenny Frankel inside Mohegan Sun’s Uncas Ballroom.

WHEN/WHERE:
Friday, July 31st
6:00pm-10:00pm
6:30pm – Bethenny Frankel’s Live Q&A
7:15pm – Bethenny Frankel’s Book Signing

IN DETAIL:
Leave the boys at home and grab your BFFs for Mohegan Sun’s Girlfriends Night Out! To celebrate National Girlfriends Day, get treated like a VIP with special girlfriend stations featuring eyelash extensions, makeup tables, psychic readings and jewelry. Dance with your girls to the sounds of DJ Kalkutta playing the hottest tracks all night long plus partake in delicious dining specials and amazing prize drawings. Ladies night has never looked better!

Make it a night to remember and get the skinny on relationship “do-nots” straight from the Skinnygirl herself during an exclusive Reality Check event. Reality TV star, talk show host and entrepreneur  Bethenny Frankel shares secrets from her new book I Suck At Relationships, So You Don’t Have To during a live Q&A during Girlfriends Night Out followed by a signing event.

Make the weekend last with a special Girlfriend’s Day hotel package. To learn more about this special package, please call us at 1.888.777.7922 or visit our website.

Tickets for Girlfriends Night Out are $20.00 & $40.00 and go on sale Wednesday, July 1st at the Mohegan Sun Box Office. The $20.00 ticket includes a glass of Prosecco, entry into AVALON as well as access to all the Girlfriends Night Out amenities. The $40.00 VIP ticket includes all the above as well as a copy of Bethenny Frankel’s book and access to her book signing event.

*Bethenny Frankel will only be signing copies of her book I Suck At Relationships, So You Don’t Have To. Only VIP ticket holders for Girlfriends Night Out are guaranteed access to the book signing. VIP ticket includes complimentary book. Additional spots may become available day of the event.

About Mohegan Sun:
Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, is one of the largest, most spectacular travel destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to a 34-story, 1,200 room luxury hotel, a world-class golf course and spa, over 85 shops, restaurants, nightclubs and bars, three award-winning entertainment venues including the 10,000-seat Mohegan Sun Arena, and three stunning casinos all under one roof. Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford, New Haven and Providence, and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and ocean waterfront of Mystic Country.  More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting our website. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, find us on Pinterest and view us on YouTube.

Mohegan Sun Names New Chief Marketing Officer

Monday, July 6th, 2015

UNCASVILLE, CT (July 6, 2015)- It is with great pleasure that Mohegan Sun announce the promotion of David Martinelli to Chief Marketing Officer for Mohegan Sun.  In this new position, Martinelli will set the Strategic Marketing Plan for Mohegan Sun. Additionally, Martinelli will oversee campaign management and analytics, strategic marketing, special events, promotions, loyalty programming, bus marketing, hotel sales, and player development.

Martinelli started out with Mohegan Sun in the Budgets department in 1999 after finishing his undergrad degree at Brown University.  He was soon after promoted to the Financial Planning & Analysis Manager, where he served for four years.  His career then took another big jump when he became the Business Manager for the Connecticut Sun WNBA team.  The very next transition came in the form of Director of Business Operations for Sports & Entertainment where he resided for four years.  Before his current promotion, Martinelli served as the VP of Customer Relationship Management in Marketing.

Martinelli takes on his new position in Marketing as we start through a challenging time that will see increased competition in the Northeast gaming market. He brings with him strong and diverse work experience as well as excellent leadership capabilities. Martinelli is a Rhode Island native and currently resides in North Kingstown with his wife, Kerry, and two sons, David and Daniel.

About Mohegan Sun
Mohegan Sun, owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, 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, a 34-story, 1,200 room luxury hotel, a world-class spa and golf course, over 85 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 view us on YouTube.