Wilmott Joins Penn National Board

Penn National Gaming recently named as its seventh board member Chief Executive Officer Tim Wilmott. He joined regional casino operator Penn National as president and chief operating officer in February 2008 and was named chief executive officer last November.

Prior to Penn, Wilmott had served as an executive with Harrah’s Entertainment, now Caesars Entertainment, since 1987. He was chief operating officer at Harrah’s for four years.

Penn National operates nearly 30 casinos and racetracks in 18 states and provinces.