The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority has announced the formation of Mohegan Gaming Advisors with the intent to seek management contracts and consulting agreements for casino and entertainment properties in regional markets in the United States.
“Our flagship property Mohegan Sun, along with our first operating commercial venture Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, can be counted among the strongest players in the gaming industry,” said Bruce “Two Dogs” Bozsum, Chairman of the Mohegan Tribe, in a statement. “We believe our history of excellent relationships with our employees, our business partners, and our communities will serve us well as we share our expertise with other Tribes and gaming companies in the future.”
Mitchell Grossinger Etess, CEO of MTGA, added, “Mohegan Gaming Advisors has put together an experienced team of casino executives with a proven track record of accomplishments as operators and successful marketers. This group is dedicated solely to servicing the clients of the Gaming Advisory group. They will bring the experience, financial skills and hands-on approach that can make a difference in the success of gaming and entertainment properties, whether commercial or tribally-owned. The MGA team will export the fundamentals that have been an integral part of the success of Mohegan Sun from its inception. In addition, its executives bring many years of experience working successfully and collaboratively with some of the country’s leading executives in gaming, hospitality, marketing and finance.”
The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority (MTGA) is the owner and operator of Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut and Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, in Pennsylvania. Mohegan Sun, created in 1996 by The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut, is one of the world’s largest gaming and entertainment destinations.
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