Mark Giannantonio, longstanding president and CEO of Resorts Casino Hotel, assumed the chair of the advisory board of the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming Hospitality and Tourism at Stockton University on February 18.
A member of the board since 2010, Giannantonio brings his expertise as a CEO and Stockton graduate to the position, said Alphonso Ogbuehi, dean of the School of Business, which oversees LIGHT.
Giannantonio said he is looking forward to advancing public policy when it comes to the gaming, hospitality and tourism industries in New Jersey.
The LIGHT board performs research, holds seminars and classes, and works with businesses dealing with its core mission. The institute draws on the views of 30 industry leaders to promote the economic success of the Atlantic City region and New Jersey.