The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority (MTGA) announced last month the promotion of Tom Cantone to senior vice president of sports and entertainment. In this newly created corporate position, Cantone will oversee all aspects of the entertainment offerings at all MTGA properties including Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Additionally, he will resume similar responsibilities at all future properties acquired and/or managed by MTGA and the Mohegan Gaming Advisors.
Cantone previously served as vice president of sports and entertainment of the flagship property in Connecticut since 2007. Prior to Mohegan Sun, Cantone held senior management marketing positions at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, Sands Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, Hershey Entertainment & Resort Co., Hollywood Casinos and various Trump properties. He brings over 25 years of experience to his new role.