Foxwoods CEO John James Resigns Amid Shutdown, Effective Immediately
April 16, 2020
Mashantucket — John James, president and chief executive officer of Foxwoods Resort Casino, has resigned after eight months, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council confirmed Tuesday. "John has left his position to spend more time with his family," the council said in a statement issued through Foxwoods' Boston-based public relations firm, Shift Communications. Foxwoods informed employees of James' resignation in an earlier communication. He "has left his position to spend more time with his family and focus on his overall health and wellness in a time that it is critically important for all of us to do," the message said. Jason Guyot...
Foxwoods Names Ming Mak as Vice President of Asian Marketing
Foxwoods Resort Casino | December 20, 2017
MASHANTUCKET, Conn., Dec. 20, 2017 -- Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the premier resort destination in the Northeast, today announced that Ming Mak has joined the team as Vice President of Asian Marketing. Mak brings three decades of casino industry experience and a comprehensive understanding of Asian player development to the resort. "Ming is the ideal fit for the role of Vice President of Asian Marketing, proven by his outstanding track record in not only the gaming resort industry, but in driving the Asian consumer demographic to casino properties," said Felix Rappaport, President & CEO of Foxwoods. "His extensive k...
Foxwoods Resort Casino Names Christina Clifton as Vice President of Food and Beverage
Foxwoods Resort Casino | August 28, 2017
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--August 28, 2017--Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the premier resort destination in the Northeast, today announced that Christina Clifton has joined the team as Vice President of Food and Beverage. Clifton brings over two decades of culinary expertise in the luxury hotel and casino industries to the resort. "Christina's vast knowledge of the food and beverage industry specific to resort casinos is exactly what we're looking for to continue growing our culinary footprint here at Foxwoods," said Felix Rappaport, President & CEO of Foxwoods. "Her creativity and keen attention to detail will prove invaluable when elevat...
Foxwoods Resort Casino Appoints Suzanne Trout New Chief Marketing Officer
Foxwoods Resort Casino | July 25, 2017
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.- July 25, 2017 - Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the premier resort destination in the Northeast, today announced that Suzanne Trout has been hired as Chief Marketing Officer. Trout brings over 20 years of results-driven integrated marketing experience to the role, where she will be tasked with growing market share and overseeing all marketing and communications. "Suzanne Trout is a long-time resort casino industry pro with an exceptional marketing mind," said Felix Rappaport, President and CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino. "Suzanne is the right senior executive at the right time given her strong gaming and brand expertise...
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