Our speaker at the March meeting will be Kara Fox-LaRose, Property Operations Manager of the new ilani Resort, scheduled to open in April.
Kara Fox-LaRose has been with Mohegan Sun for 20 years joining the enterprise prior to its inception. In her most recent role, Fox-LaRose served as Assistant General Manager of Mohegan Sun Pocono, in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Named one of ‘America’s Best Employers, 2015’ by Forbes, Mohegan Sun Pocono was Pennsylvania’s first casino, opening in November 2006, and exceeding the Commonwealth’s expectation in revenues and profitability.
She was directly responsible for the planning and execution of a multi-million-dollar expansion that introduced a hotel, convention center, spa and lobby bar in 2013. In addition to being named one of Northeastern Pennsylvania Business Journal’s ‘Top 25 Women in Business,’ Global Gaming Business Magazine also recently named Fox-LaRose one of their 2016 ’25 People to Watch.’
Join us at the March meeting, Wednesday, March 8, at 11:45. This is a catered event, so you must RSVP to be assured a lunch.