The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority (MTGA) announces the promotion of Tom Cantone to Senior Vice President of Sports & Entertainment on August 26. In this new corporate position, he oversees all aspects of the entertainment offerings at all MTGA properties, including Mohegan Sun in Uncasville; Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania; and Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Additionally, he will hold similar responsibilities at all future properties acquired or managed by MTGA and the Mohegan Gaming Advisors.
“This will give us substantial synergy to select, buy, and route artists and tours using our own network of properties throughout the Northeast and will centralize our entertainment buying power—giving us more efficient use of our entertainment programming,” said Mitchell Etess, Chief Executive Officer for MTGA.
Tom previously served as Vice President of Sports & Entertainment in Uncasville since 2007. Before joining Mohegan Sun, he held senior positions at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, Sands Hotel & Casino, Hershey Entertainment & Resort Co., Hollywood Casino, and various Trump properties. He brings over 25 years of experience to his new role and is a graduate of Penn State University.
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