Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Former Mohegan Gaming Authority CEO Bill Velardo Dies At Age 54

Feather News

Bill Velardo reportedly died earlier this week at the age of 54. Velardo initially served as Mohegan Sun's executive vice-president in 1995 and later became the president, general manager and chief executive officer before leaving in 2004.

Velardo later served as the president and chief operating officer for Fontainebleau casino in Las Vegas and in 2007 as president and chief operating officer of a joint venture between MGM Mirage and Kerzner International.

Feather News is still attempting to confirm the death.