Appointed Senior Vice President of Eastern Regional Operations
At Eldorado Resorts Inc. in Reno - NV, USA
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.