Cantone previously served as Vice President of Sports & Entertainment of the flagship property in Connecticut since 2007. Prior to Mohegan Sun, Cantone held senior management marketing positions at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, Sands Hotel & Casino, Hershey Entertainment & Resort Co., Hollywood Casino and various Trump properties. He brings over 25 years of experience to his new role and is a graduate of Penn State University.
Galinsky has been a large contributor to MTGA for over 15 years. His main focus began at the flagship property in Connecticut, but his work has expanded to include all current and future MGE owned and managed properties. Additionally, he is responsible for overseeing marketing strategy and execution for all consumer and casino communications for Mohegan Sun, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Resorts Casino Hotel, Paragon Casino Resort and ilani.
His experience includes leading the opening of Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course as Vice President and General Manager where he spent four years. Prior to joining MGE, Gary held the position of General Manager and Chief Operating Officer at Parx Casino in Bensalem Pennsylvania.
Gary started his career in casino administration at Bally’s Park Place in Atlantic City New Jersey. Early in his career he also worked at Sands Hotel and Casino where he held positions for nearly seventeen years which included Vice President of Organizational Development and Senior Vice President for Casino Operations and Marketing.
Gary’s international experience includes leading the casino division of Atlantis in Nassau, Bahamas for three years as Senior Vice President for Casino Operations and Marketing.
In addition to serving in the U.S. Navy Active Reserves, Gary holds a B.A. from Eastern Michigan University.
Comella has an extensive background in developing and implementing compliance programs which are rooted in his operational and strategic experience within the gaming industry. Comella previously served as VP of Regulatory Compliance for Bally Technologies where he ensured compliance with gaming laws applicable to business operations of the company in over 300+ worldwide jurisdictions.
Surprenant previously held roles for Marriot Management Services and graduated from Johnson and Wales University in Providence, RI.