Tabcorp Holdings Limited, a leading Australian gambling entertainment group, has announced the appointment of former Atlantic City casino boss Larry Mullin as the new Chief Executive Officer of its Casinos Division.
The Melbourne-based firm revealed that 46-year-old Mullin has 20 years of experience with casino operations and has held a variety of senior management positions helping to shape casino entertainment in the United States. He previously served as the President and Chief Operating Officer for the Borgata Hotel Casino And Spa, which is a joint venture between Boyd Gaming Corporation and MGM Mirage.
“Larry is a strong fit for our casino business and brings outstanding and relevant experience to Tabcorp,” said Elmer Funke Kupper, Chief Executive Officer for Tabcorp.
“He has a real passion for entertainment and for the delivery of great customer service having created the leading casino in Atlantic City, a market that has many parallels to Australia. We are delighted to have someone of Larry’s calibre join our business and help shape our gambling entertainment offer.”
Mullin is due to start his new job in February and will become a member of Tabcorp’s Executive Committee. He will be in charge of leading the company’s four casino properties, Star City, Conrad Jupiters, Conrad Treasury and Jupiters Townsville, which have 1,400 rooms and suites, 4,500 slot machines, 400 gaming tables, 47 restaurants and bars, three theatres and attract 18 million visitors a year.
“I am delighted to join Tabcorp and support the transformation of the casino business,” said Mullin.
“The company has four strong properties, each with substantial potential in its local market. I look forward to working with the casino team to create four of the best gambling entertainment destinations in Australia.”