VP Table Games Operations
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain
A Casino Executive with close to four decades of experience in Casino Gaming. Started in the early years of legalized gaming in Atlantic City, when at that time gaming was legal in only two places in the United States, Nevada and New Jersey. Opened Harrah’s AC in 1980, Trump Plaza in 1984, and the Borgata in 2002. In 2008 Paul joined the Hard Rock family with the introduction of Class 3 Table Games in Florida and now joins the Team in Sacramento California for what will be an exciting and rewarding venture in a beautiful State.
His management philosophy necessitates creating and maintaining a business foundation of People, Product, Position and Process. More importantly, he believes in creating a professional work culture that is built on the relationship foundation of Trust, Respect, Confidence and Support for one another, the byproduct of which is a highly engaged and communitive Team. Although Paul has a wealth and depth of knowledge in Gaming, he likes to keep things light with his Team by keeping Fast, Fun, Fresh, Friendly & Focused in the mix and thoughts of each day.
As a fun note, over the years Paul has assisted HBO Productions with casino gaming aspects on the HBO series “The Sopranos” and was casted for several extra spots in 2003 to 2005 and one speaking roll in 2006.