John Koster will take on responsibility for Caesars Entertainment’s venues in Atlantic City.
US.- Caesars Entertainment Inc. has announced the appointment of John Koster as the new regional president of the company’s Eastern Division.
Koster is a former senior vice president and general manager of the Lake Tahoe properties. He had also served as president for the company’s Western Division. He will now take over the operator’s venues in Atlantic City.
Caesars president and chief operating officer Anthony Carano said: “John’s in-depth knowledge of the gaming industry, as well as his passion for going all in on service, make him the logical choice to lead our East Coast properties into the future.
“The next three years, particularly in Atlantic City, will be an exciting time for our company, with $400m in upgrades and enhancements planned at our resorts. Our master capital plan will undoubtedly transform Atlantic City as a top destination market, and I am confident that under John’s leadership, our East Coast properties will be well-positioned for long-term success.”
Koster’s appointment is still pending regulatory approval in Pennsylvania and Maryland.