Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Persson brings over 19 years of gaming industry experience. He most recently served as President and General Manager of Aruze Gaming where he had oversight of Aruze’s Sales and Operations team for North and South America, and Macau. His role also included all slot product development worldwide.
Prior to that, he held the role of Corporate Senior Vice President of Global Slot Operations and Marketing at Las Vegas Sands Corporation. In his role at Las Vegas Sands Corporation he oversaw a 1.8B P&L that generated 1.3B in profit. All slot purchasing, mass marketing programs, print and digital marketing, events and promotions were under his purview.
Mr. Persson has successfully managed in most every casino environment from Las Vegas Strip Resorts (The Venetian Resort, Palazzo at the Venetian Resort, Harrah’s Las Vegas), locals environments (The Orleans and Gold Coast Casinos), Dog Track (Wheeling Island Racetrack and Casino), Indian Casinos (Harrah’s Prairie Band), and Horse Racing (Tioga Downs and Vernon Downs Casinos), in jurisdictions with tax rates ranging from 8% to 77%.