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Greenwood Promotes Ricci to CEO

Greenwood Racing, Inc., which owns the popular Parx Casino and Philadelphia Park racetrack parent Parx Racing in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, announced that longtime CFO Anthony Ricci has been promoted to chief executive officer of the company, replacing Len DeAngelo. Bob Green will remain the company’s chairman.

Ricci, a Philadelphia native, joined Greenwood as chief financial officer in 1993. Over the past 18 years, he has been deeply involved in all financial and operational aspects of the company, and played an integral role in the addition of Parx, the most successful of Pennsylvania’s 10 casinos, to the Philadelphia Park racetrack.