M RESORT SPA CASINO APPOINTS NEW SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER
LAS VEGAS - July 8, 2010 - M Resort Spa Casino announced today the appointment of Jody Lake to the position of Senior Vice President and General Manager. In his new role, Lake will be responsible for all facets of operations for the $1 billion resort casino.
"Jody is a strong addition and leader to our team," said Anthony A. Marnell III, Chairman and CEO of the M Resort. "With his wealth of knowledge, experience and enthusiasm, Jody brings a new perspective and fresh ideas that will serve to strengthen our brand, resort and team members."
Previously with Station Casinos, Lake served in several positions beginning as Director of Operations Analysis for the corporation. He later transitioned to operational roles serving as Assistant General Manager/General Manager of Boulder, Palace and Texas Stations.
Lake began his gaming career with Ameristar Casinos as an analyst at the Reserve Casino and Hotel in 1998. Following the sale of The Reserve to Station Casinos in 2001, he continued his career with Ameristar and served in several corporate roles, spending three years leading the corporate analytical efforts for the various riverboat properties in the Missouri, Iowa, and Mississippi markets. Lake brings 12 years of successful gaming experience to his new position.
Lake is a graduate of Purdue University's Flight Program and began a professional career as a pilot prior to embarking on his career in the gaming industry. He is active in the Henderson community and Paseo Verde Little League.
ABOUT M RESORT SPA CASINO
M Resort Spa Casino is located on over 90 acres at 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. S. on the southeast corner of St. Rose Parkway and Las Vegas Boulevard. Situated higher in elevation than other resort-casinos on the Las Vegas Strip, the M Resort provides optimal views of the world-famous Las Vegas skyline from its guest rooms, suites, conference center and restaurants. The resort offers 390 guest rooms and suites, over 92,000 square feet of gaming, nine restaurants and five destination bars, more than 60,000 square feet of meeting and conference space, a state-of-the-art spa and fitness center and a 100,000 square foot events piazza. Future developments for M Resort will bring up to one million square feet of retail in a partnership with Taubman Centers Inc. and a 14-screen digital movie entertainment complex. For more information, visit www.theMresort.com..
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