Appointed Senior Vice President of Eastern Regional Operations
At Eldorado Resorts Inc. in Reno - NV, USA
Eldorado Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERI) ("Eldorado" or the "Company") announced today that Steve Callender has been named Senior Vice President of Operations for the East Region. Mr. Callender most recently served as General Manager of Eldorado's Tropicana Casino and Resort, Atlantic City, where he has held executive positions since 2010. Jason L. Gregorec, who most recently served as the Chief Executive Officer/General Manager of Greektown Casino-Hotel in Detroit, Michigan, will succeed Steve Callender as Vice President and General Manager of Tropicana Casino and Resort, Atlantic City, subject to customary regulatory approvals. Mr. Callender and Mr. Gregorec's appointments reflect Eldorado's ongoing commitment to driving operational excellence, unparalleled guest experiences, talent development and a positive corporate culture to support the Company's continued growth.
Mr. Callender brings over 40 years of proven gaming industry experience to his new position, where he will report to Anthony L. Carano, Eldorado Resorts' President & Chief Operating Officer. In his new role, Mr. Callender will have operational responsibility for Tropicana Casino and Resort, Atlantic City, NJ; Eldorado Scioto Downs, Columbus, OH; and Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort, New Cumberland, WV. Mr. Callender began his career at Resorts Casino Hotel, Atlantic City's first casino in 1978. Over the next decade, he ascended to executive positions of increasing responsibility, eventually assuming the role of Vice President of Casino Operations. Over the following years, Mr. Callender served as Casino Manager for the Atlantic City Hilton, and Senior Vice President of Table Operations at Bally's Atlantic City, where he was instrumental in integrating the acquired Claridge Casino into the Bally's brand. Following a four year return to Resorts Casino Hotel, Atlantic City as Senior Vice President of Operations, he moved to Tropicana as Vice President of Table Games in 2010.