After conducting a nationwide search, the Forest County Potawatomi have named Dominic Ortiz as CEO and general manager of the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee. Ortiz began his role at the Milwaukee property on July 26.
Ortiz, an enrolled member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation of Kansas, most recently served as chief financial officer of Soaring Eagle Gaming Properties and Corporate Services in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. He is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Business and the Harvard Business School’s General Manager/Executive Education program, and has 17 years of experience in a number of leadership positions at tribal casino properties across the country.