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Foxwoods Resort Casino Hires Vice President of Gaming and Revenue Enhancement

Foxwoods® Resort Casino, North America’s largest resort casino, is excited to announce the appointment of Eric Pearson to the position of Vice President, Gaming and Revenue Enhancement.


Pearson brings more than 12 years of gaming experience to his new role. He has provided leadership expertise at several major resort gaming operations throughout the country, including Gila River Casinos, Luxor, Excalibur, and Circus Circus Hotel Casino. Most recently, Pearson served as Vice President of Gaming at Northern Quest Resort & Casino in Airway Heights, Washington, where he was responsible for strategic oversight of all Gaming Operations, Marketing, Player Development and Security operations.


“We are confident that Eric’s strong leadership and gaming resort expertise will be an invaluable asset to our team,” said Felix Rappaport, President & CEO, Foxwoods Resort Casino.  “As we continue to create a more exciting and dynamic gaming experience for our guests, we believe Eric will be a driving force behind our master plan.”


In his new role as Vice President of Gaming and Revenue Enhancement, Pearson will be responsible for the operational and financial oversight of the Slots Department, Slots Marketing, Arcade Operations and Database Marketing.  He will also be responsible for developing and implementing an overall strategic slots marketing plan and diligently staying abreast of the changes in the marketing and casino environment in order to best serve the overall objectives of the company.

About Foxwoods® Resort Casino

Foxwoods Resort Casino is one of the premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast.  As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to quick service, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Perfect for both recreation and business, Foxwoods provides modern and versatile convention and meeting space to infuse new life into any meeting or event.  Foxwoods Resort Casino is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a comprehensive look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit