Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) recently announced the appointment of Nelson Parker as its new senior vice president of strategic development.
In his new role for the Connecticut-based tribal gaming operator, Parker will identify, assess and execute growth opportunities and strategic new venture projects for the company and play a key role in future growth and capital planning. He will report to MGE Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Carol Anderson.
Prior to joining MGE, Parker served as a managing director at Driftwood Capital, a private equity fund focused on hospitality investments. He has previously served as senior vice president of corporate development at Penn National Gaming, senior vice president of hotel and casino development at Hard Rock International, vice president of development at Foxwoods Resort Casino and corporate director of development at Argosy Gaming.