Boyd Gaming appoints Chris Gibase to new positionJuly 28, 2014 7:11 PM by Ray Poirier
Boyd Gaming Corp. (BYD) has appointed Chris Gibase to its newly-created position of senior vice president and chief marketing officer. He joined the company in 2002.
Also, two other appointments were announced: Steve Schutte and Vince Schwartz were named senior vice presidents, operations.
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