Resorts World Las Vegas (RWLV) recenlty announced the appointment of Edward Farrell as president of RWLV. As the project's first president, Farrell will oversee all development activity on the Las Vegas Strip site and prepare the world-class, integrated resort for operations in 2020.
Farrell has worked in the casino industry for more than 30 years, beginning his career at MGM Reno while attending the University of Nevada, Reno. He has held a variety of leadership positions in finance and operations and has worked in Nevada, Mississippi, Connecticut and the New York markets both in commercial and Native American operations. Prior to joining Resorts World, Farrell was senior vice president of finance for Foxwoods and MGM in Connecticut and was regional vice president of finance for the mid-south region of Harrah's Entertainment.