FONTAINEBLEAUFontainebleau Las Vegas has named Chuck Espositoas the Executive Director of its Race and Sports Book. A well-known fixture in the Race and Sports Book industry, Esposito brings over 20 years of experience and what many consider an encyclopedic knowledge of sports to his position, overseeing all aspects of the Race and Sports Book operations.
Esposito comes to Fontainebleau from Caesars Palace, where he served as their Assistant Vice President of Book Operations for the past eight years. Prior to that, he was at the Las Vegas Hilton Superbook for 14 years, first as Manager and then as Director.
“Chuck is a perfect fit for the immersive guest experience we are building into Fontainebleau Las Vegas, with his engaging personality and thorough appreciation of why and how people like to bet on sports. He is a tremendous asset to our team,” said Audrey Oswell, President and COO of Fontainebleau Las Vegas.
Esposito’s knowledge of the industry and his intuitive understanding of setting the line have made him a popular source for national and international media about Las Vegas’ odds making and the Race and Sports Book industry in general.
“I’m excited about this opportunity to create the Fontainebleau Race and Sports Book from the ground up. Designing a Race and Sports Book environment that combines my years of experience and knowing what bettors want, with the Fontainebleau brand will be a winning combination,” said Esposito.
Originally from Chicago, Esposito has lived in Las Vegas for over 30 years.