Mohegan Sun Hires John Washko As New VP Of Convention Sales

2017-07-19

Mohegan Sun is excited to announce the hiring of John Washko asVice President of Exhibitions & Conventions Sales. Washko has held previous executive level roles with Atlantis in Paradise Island, Bahamas and The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs. Washko will be heavily involved with the sales and direction of the Mohegan Sun Expo Center, currently being built near the Earth Tower at Mohegan Sun.

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Mohegan Sun Names Two New Directors

2017-04-05

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.

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The Mohegan Sun Expo Center To Open Summer 2018

2017-03-23

Leaders of the Mohegan Tribe and Mohegan Sun gathered Thursday afternoon at the flagship property in Connecticut, to announce the official plans for The Mohegan Sun Expo Center. Construction is underway with a target opening date of summer 2018. The expansion will span over 240,000 gross square-feet and will be located by the Winter Parking garage and in close proximity to Mohegan Sun’s newest hotel, Earth Tower. The New York based architect firm KPF (Kohn Pedersen Fox) and the construction team out of North Stonington, A/Z Corp, are partners on this project.

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Mohegan Sun Officially Unveils Second Hotel, The 400-Room Earth Tower

2016-11-18

Mohegan Sun’s 400-room, 242,000 square-foot $139 million Earth Tower, celebrated its grand opening this morning, with a special ribbon cutting event. Mohegan Sun President and General Manager, Ray Pineault and Mohegan Tribal Chairman, Kevin Brown “Red Eagle,” kicked the ceremony off by thanking all of the men and women who worked diligently over the last year and a half to design and construct a truly beautiful addition to Mohegan Sun’s property.

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The Cowlitz Tribe and Mohegan Sun Appoint General Manager of Cowlitz Project

2016-01-27

The Cowlitz Indian Tribe, in collaboration with their partner, MoheganSun, announced today that Kara Fox-LaRose has been appointed General Manager of the Cowlitz Project, the $500-million-dollar casino project that will be the West Coast’s premier gaming, dining, entertainment and meeting destination. With over 20 years of gaming and hospitality experience, Fox-LaRose will be responsible for day-to-day operations of the facility slated to open in spring 2017.

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Mohegan Sun Names New Chief Marketing Officer

2015-07-06


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 ... 

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Mohegan Sun Names New Assistant General Manager

2015-05-14

Jeff Hamilton, Vice President of Human Resources

UNCASVILLE, CT (May 14, 2015)- Mohegan Sun is very pleased to announce the promotion of Jeff Hamilton to Assistant General Manager of Mohegan Sun. In this new position, Hamilton will support the President and General Manager in execution of all job duties. Additionally, he will oversee the strategic direction of business operations and the financial performance of Mohegan Sun in coordination with the President, as well as other ... 

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Mohegan Sun Named One of “America’s Best Employers” by Forbes

2015-04-16


UNCASVILLE, CT  – Mohegan Sun – encompassing their flagship property in Connecticut and Mohegan Sun Pocono in Pennsylvania – was recently named one of “America’s Best Employers, 2015” by Forbes. The company was also named 12th nationwide under the Travel & Leisure category – joining iconic brands such as Walt Disney Parks & Resorts and Marriott International – and was the second highest performing gaming company within the category.
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Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority (MTGA) Announces Successor, Soper to Lead MTGA

2015-03-02

Bobby Soper will take over at President of MTGA effective March 30th

UNCASVILLE, CT  – After a comprehensive process, the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority (MTGA) announced today their succession plan for retiring casino veteran Mitchell Grossinger Etess. Effective March 30th, Robert J. Soper (“Bobby”) will assume the position of President of MTGA and will oversee all day-to-day operations of The Authority.
Additionally, Ray Pineault will transition to President & General Manager of the flagship property, Mohegan Sun in Connecticut and ... 

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