Williams R. Stephens, former senior vice president
and general manager of Harveys Casino Resort in Lake Tahoe, Nev., has been
appointed vice president and general manager of Santa Fe Station Hotel &
Casino. Stephens also has had experience with the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino,
the Sands Hotel & Casino and Main Street Station Hotel & Casino in Las
Gary Michael, former chairman and CEO of
Albertson’s Inc., grocery store chain, has been named to the board of
directors of Harrah’s Entertainment Inc. (HET).
Dr. Olaf Vancura has been appointed to the post of
vice president ”” games development. He has been with the company since 1998.
William F. Schwartz is the new CFO of BGI Inc. (BGII).
He previously was vice president and general manager of Clear Channel
Communications radio technology division, Star System.
Kim Sinatra, senior vice president and deputy
general counsel for Park Place Entertainment Corp. (PPE), has been called
forward for licensing by the New Jersey Casino Control Commission. She is
expected to succeed Clive Cummis as company general counsel sometime next