Steve Wolstenholme has been appointed general manager of Reno, Nev.-based Grand Sierra Resort (GSR). He comes to the GSR from a career spanning more than 30-years in the gaming hospitality industry where he’s worked at well-known properties throughout the world.
Wolstenholme began his career as a casino dealer advancing rapidly through a number of titles and departments including casino marketing executive at the corporate office for the Atlantis Casino in the Bahamas.
In 1999, he joined Casino Niagara as vice president of operations where he held a number of positions eventually becoming general manager. In late 2004, he was transferred to Fallsview Casino, where he served as vice president of operations for both Fallsview and Casino Niagara.
In 2008, Wolstenholme joined Galaxy Macau as chief operating officer. In this capacity, he was responsible for the launch of the $1.8 billion megaresort.
Most recently, Wolstenholme has become actively involved in the pursuit of gaming opportunities through his association with Prestantia Management Group Limited.