emphasis on its sales department, Shuffle Master Inc. (SHFL) has announced the
promotion of two of its employees.
Silla is the new executive
director of sales while Linda Witt has been elevated to director of sales
employee of Shuffle Master, Silla has held several posts with the company,
including director of product marketing, account executive, and more recently,
director of sales for the southeast region and California.
Witt joined the
company in 1998 as credit manager. She previously was employed at the Maxim
Hotel/Casino and for six years at the Aladdin.
Hutchins is the new vice
president of slot operations for the Tropicana Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
Before moving to Las Vegas a year ago, he spent eight years at the company’s
Laughlin property, Ramada Express.
McCaughey, who moved to Las
Vegas five years ago, has been named general counsel for the Sahara Hotel and
Casino. He previously was associated with the law firm of Schreck, Brignone, and
Scharer, former president and
CEO of Harveys Casino Resorts, has joined the board of directors of Monarch
Casino & Resort Inc. (MCRI). He replaces Stephen Cavallaro who resigned to
accept a position with another gaming ÂÃ‚Âcompany.