Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Vice President of Finance and Administration announced at American Racing and Entertainment

American Racing and Entertainment, LLC announced today the appointment of Rob Fitzpatrick to Vice President of Finance and Administration for Tioga Downs and Vernon Downs.

Fitzpatrick brings nearly 20 years of experience to American Racing and Entertainment.

He has led finance departments in major casino companies on a property and multi-property basis for over 10 years.

Most recently, Fitzpatrick was Vice President of Finance for the Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh, PA, where he opened the $800 million dollar property and helped lead the transition to table games.

Prior to opening and leading the Rivers Finance functions, Rob was Senior Director of Finance for the Isle of Capri Pompano Park Harness Racing and Casino operations where he oversaw the development of a $180 million dollar casino and restaurant complex expansion plan.

He also spent four years as Senior Director of Finance when he helped open the Isle of Capri Casino Bahamas property in Freeport, Bahamas.

Fitzpatrick’s experience also includes leading the finance functions for Isle of Capri Lady Luck in Las Vegas, NV.

He has also served as an assistant controller for Boyd’s Sam’s Town and Senior Internal Auditor for Boyd Gaming Corporation in Las Vegas, NV.

Tioga Downs Casino, Nichols, New York and Vernon Downs Casino, Vernon, New York.

You must be 18 years old to play video gaming machines, please play responsibly. For more information please contact us online at www.tiogadowns.com (1-888-WIN-TIOGA) or www.vernondowns.com (1-877-88-VERNON).