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TUNICA, MS – September 2006 – Harrah’s Entertainment has appointed Juanita Hill-Kennedy as director of employment and recruiting for the Mid-South region.|
TUNICA, MS – August 2006 – Harrah’s Entertainment is pleased to announce the appointment of Brad Hirsh as Horseshoe’s Director of Slot Operations.
Brad has been with Harrah’s Entertainment since 2003, most recently serving as Central Division Vice President of Customer Satisfaction Assurance. Throughout his career at Harrah’s, Brad has developed CSA training programs, tools and capabilities for nine Central Division properties, as well as developed several tools and programs to ensure that our guests are receiving exceptional customer service.
As Director of Slot Operations, Brad will be focused on creatively driving operational efficiency, building departmental synergies, as well as improving CSA and EOS/SFS scores for slots at the two casinos.
“I’m proud to have Brad take on this role and join the Horseshoe family,” said Warren Pan, Vice President of Slot Operations. “His extensive background and many years of experience working with Harrah’s made him the perfect candidate for the position. I am confident he will be a valuable asset to our team.”
Brad is a graduate of Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management, where he received his Master of Business Administration degree in 2003. Brad also obtained his Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University.
Grand Casino Resort Names Vice President of Hotel Operations and
TUNICA RESORTS, MS – – Harrah’s Entertainment is pleased to announce the promotion of Rob Brown to Vice President of Hotel Operations and Bob Schweitzer to Vice President of Food & Beverage.
Rob Brown: Rob most recently held the position of Director Hotel and Spa Operations at Grand Casino Resort. Before joining the Grand team, Rob held several management-level positions within Harrah’s Entertainment including Assistant Hotel Manager at Harrah’s Prairie Band and Hotel Manager at Harrah’s Lake Charles and Harrah’s Tunica.
As Vice President of Hotel Operations, Rob’s responsibilities include overseeing the operations of the property’s three hotel, spa, and laundry operations and a staff of 200. Rob also will be tasked with recommending and implementing changes to improve guest and employee satisfaction and participating in the financial operating and capital planning processes for the hotel. He will also be responsible for the strategic direction of hotel and spa operations for the casino.
Rob attended Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS. He is the current president of the North Mississippi Hotel and Lodging Association. Rob now lives in Southaven with his wife and two children.
Bob Schweitzer: Bob has been serving has Director of Food & Beverage for Grand Casino Resort since joining the Grand team in 2005. Prior to that, he held the position of Director of Food & Beverage at Harrah’s East Chicago. Before joining the Harrah’s team, Bob held Director of Hotel Operations positions at the Gold Strike Casino – Tunica, Peabody Hotel – Memphis, and the Boca Raton Resort & Club – Florida.
In his new role, Bob’s responsibilities include overseeing the operations of all casino restaurants and hotel room service, Convention Center banquets and team member dining rooms. He also will be tasked with assisting in the development of quality control procedures, developing and implementing service, operating and product processes and procedures on a property-wide basis.
As a Chicago native, Bob attended Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana and the University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois. He now lives in Cordova with his wife and three children.
“I’m proud to have Rob and Bob as part the executive management team at Grand,” said Patrick Browne, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Grand Casino Resort. “Their extensive backgrounds and many years of experience in the gaming industry make them strong leaders at our property.”
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