Pete Brascia has been promoted to senior vice president of Customer Development for MGM Mirage’s Mississippi properties. Brascia began his career with MGM Mirage as vice president of Player Development in April 2006, prior to the reopening of Beau Rivage after Hurricane Katrina. He was responsible for the strategic conceptualization of internal customer service, casino marketing and sales, the NOIR high-end players club program, loyalty marketing and the large planes and bus programs. In his new role he will continue to lead these functions for both Beau Rivage and the company’s Gold Strike properties. He has more than 20 years of gaming and marketing experience. Prior to joining MGM Mirage he was Player Development manager and later vice president of Player Development for the Horseshoe Casino and Hotel in Bossier City, La.