Buddy Frank has over 30 years of senior management experience in Slot Operations and Casino Marketing. After retiring as Vice President of Slots at Pechanga Resort & Casino, he began a Reno-based consulting agency: Slot Strategies. Prior to joining Pechanga, Mr. Frank served in a similar position with Viejas Casino near San Diego. He began his career in the Reno/Tahoe area, but has worked at casino operations in Las Vegas, Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Mississippi, New York and Alberta, Canada.
He currently teaches marketing and slot-related courses for the University of Nevada, Reno and with San Diego State University in the past. He is the co-author and managing editor of the Frank Floor Report, a monthly gaming e-Newsletter. He has been a consistent speaker, moderator and/or panelist at G2E, the NIGA Conference; the Scientific Games EMPOWER Conference and the ACES Conference in Singapore.