Chicago-based Rush Street Gaming recently named Cheryl Duhon general manager of SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia. Previously, Duhon served a dual role as vice president, general manager at Resorts Casino Hotel in Tunica, Mississippi, and regional vice president of marketing for Tunica’s Resorts Casino Hotel and Bally’s Casino Hotel.
Duhon also served as a financial analyst and then director of marketing at Riverwalk Casino Hotel in Vicksburg, Mississippi, Rush Street Gaming’s first U.S. casino development.
In addition, in 2005, Duhon helped open L’Auberge du Lac Hotel & Casino in her hometown of Lake Charles, Louisiana. She then worked at Boomtown Hotel & Casino as a database marketing and financial planning analyst. Before joining the casino industry, Duhon worked as a process engineer and safety compliance specialist for a refining company.