Charenton, LA (PRWEB) December 06, 2013
The Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana has announced that industry veteran Anthony Patrone has been named General Manager and CEO for Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel. Mr. Patrone is a highly regarded and long time executive in Indian Gaming with more than 25 years of experience in the casino industry. In his position, Patrone will lead a team of over 1,100 dedicated employees at South Louisiana’s premier casino as it celebrates its 20th Anniversary in December.
The Chitimacha Tribe welcomes his expertise and extensive knowledge in the operation of Native American gaming properties. Chitimacha Tribal Chairman, John Paul Darden, stated, “Anthony Patrone has unique qualifications and boundless enthusiasm for our business. We are delighted that he will be leading our enterprise and we look forward to working together in continuing to deliver a superior gaming and entertainment product.”
Patrone was a senior vice president at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut for many years and also held senior executive positions at Seminole Gaming in Florida, as well as other top gaming companies. He earned his bachelor’s degree at NYU and will be relocating to Acadiana with his family.
About Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel
Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel offers 24 hours of gaming excitement seven days a week. Play, stay and dine at South Louisiana’s premier entertainment destination. Boasting 1,350 of the hottest, newest and most in-demand slot games available with denominations ranging from 1¢ to $100, including in-house and wide-area progressives, the Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel slot floor is a thrilling sight to behold. The perennial favorite "Wheel of Fortune®" progressive has produced many new millionaires and Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel is proud to say that some have won their fortune here.
There’s plenty of action to choose from, including live action poker with tournaments every Wednesday and Sunday, exciting table games featuring Mini-Baccarat, Mississippi Stud, and 3-Card Poker just to name a few, and high stakes Indian bingo.
Enjoy dining in one of the seven unique venues. Enjoy oysters on the half-shell or a chilled seafood platter at Bocat’s Oyster Bar, or dance the night away in the high-energy nightclub, Rox, all located within Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel. Stay in our new state-of-the-art, 102-room hotel, offering guests deluxe accommodations.