Rock Gaming Names Cleveland Leader

Rock Gaming LLC announced the appointment of Mark Tricano to the position of senior vice president of operations-northeast Ohio region. The change was effective December 7, pending regulatory approvals.

In his new role,

Tricano will assume the position of general manager at Horseshoe Casino Cleveland, and oversee strategic direction and operations of ThistleDown Racino and the Marriott-managed Ritz-Carlton Cleveland. Scott Lokke, who is currently senior vice president and general manager of Horseshoe Casino Cleveland, will move to the same position at ThistleDown Racino, reporting to Tricano.

 As previously announced, Rock Gaming is transitioning operational responsibilities of its wholly-owned Ohio properties from affiliates of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc., with an expected completion date of mid-2016.