Hollywood, Florida (PRWEB) December 11, 2013
Tim Burke has been named vice president of gaming operations at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. He is responsible for overseeing the resort’s slots, table games and poker departments. His appointment was announced by Michael Volkert, president of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
“Tim’s successful track record and innovative ideas will add tremendous value to the long-term vision of Seminole Hard rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood,” said Volkert.
Burke possesses 33 years of experience in the gaming industry. He joins Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood from the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey, where he served as vice president of slot operations for seven years. During his tenure, Burke established a highly profitable slot department and oversaw more than 150 employees in a highly competitive environment. For 11 years, Burke was vice president of slot operations for Trump Properties (Trump Plaza, Trump Taj Mahal, Trump Marina) in Atlantic City where he operated the casino floors at all three Trump properties, and launched the opening of Trump World’s Fair Casino in 1996. He began his career with Resorts International Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City working his way up from slots service associate to chief slot technician. During this time he opened Lilly Belle Casino in Blackhawk, Colorado and orchestrated many floor reconfigurations for Paradise Island Casino in The Bahamas.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to playhard. Play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida’s ultimate entertainment destination. Over 90 tables offer Blackjack, Mini-Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Three Card Poker, Texas Hold ‘em Bonus Poker, Casino War and Let it Ride on a nearly three-acre casino floor. Additionally, over 2,500 slots include the Native-American Casino linked Multi-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room, are available for guests to enjoy. Loyal Player’s Club members also have access to the exclusive VIP Plum Lounge and VIP Chef’s Table show kitchen. The Poker Room at Seminole Hard Rock hosts various games and tournaments of Limit and No Limit Texas Hold ‘em, 7-Card Stud and two dollar and four dollar limit Omaha Hi Lo games. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock’s 138 globally recognized rock ‘n’ roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, Rock Spa, award-winning restaurants, high-energy nightclubs, lounges and bars, boutique retail shops, the 350-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at http://www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com, facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood, twitter.com/SHRHollywood, instagram.com/semhardrockhollywood and youtube.com/semhardrockhollywood.