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Julia Carcamo

President and Chief Brand Strategist, J Carcamo & Associates

Julia Carcamo

Julia Carcamo has a long history in casino marketing for the gaming business. Starting with four years in the Harrah’s organization, she moved to Wynn Resorts in 2004 as executive director of advertising and public relations. In 2006 she joined Isle of Capri where she served as vice president of brand marketing for almost seven years. In 2013, she launched her own company, J Carcamo & Associates, to advise clients on brand building, casino marketing and player development. The company also hosts an intense conference called Casino Marketing Book Camp, scheduled for March 9 -10 at the Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans. She spoke with GGB Publisher Roger Gros at G2E in Las Vegas in October.

Roger Gros is publisher of Global Gaming Business, the industry's leading gaming trade publication, and all its related publications. Prior to joining Global Gaming Business, Gros was president of Inlet Communications, an independent consulting firm. He was vice president of Casino Journal Publishing Group from 1984-2000, and held virtually every editorial title during his tenure. Gros was editor of Casino Journal, the National Gaming Summary and the Atlantic City Insider, and was the founding editor of Casino Player magazine. He was a co-founder of the American Gaming Summit and the Southern Gaming Summit conferences and trade shows. He is the author of the best-selling book, How to Win at Casino Gambling (Carlton Books, 1995), now in its fourth edition. Gros was named "Businessman of the Year" for 1998 by the Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce, and received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Gaming Association in 2012.

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