Anthony Patrone was introduced as Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel's new general manager and CEO at Tuesday afternoon's 20th anniversary celebration of the Charenton casino.
|Photo by Kari Walker|
|Cypress Bayou GM/CEO Anthony Patrone, at podium, with Chitimacha Tribal Chairman John Paul Darden|
Patrone, a longtime executive in Indian gaming, has 25 years of experience in the casino industry. In his new position, he is leading a team of more than 1,100 employees.
Patrone previously was senior VP at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut and also held senior executive positions at Seminole Gaming in Florida. He earned a bachelor's degree at NYU and is relocating to Acadiana with his family.