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MTR Gaming Appoints COO

MTR Gaming Group recently announced the selection of Robert Norton as the company’s new chief operating officer. Norton will fill the position before June 8.

Norton joins MTR from Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. He was corporate vice president of business strategy in St. Louis, Missouri prior to being appointed COO of MTR Gaming. He has been with Isle of Capri since 2004.

“We are pleased to welcome Robert to the MTR team,” said MTR Gaming President and CEO Robert Griffin. “As COO of MTR Gaming Group, Inc., Robert’s responsibilities will include improving the operating performance at our properties, principally by overseeing the implementation of new gaming product and establishing operating standards. We are confident that Mr. Norton will be a valuable asset to MTR.”