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Gregg Carano Named General Manager of Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort

For Immediate Release

Mon, Jul 18, 2016


Ali Odom



Reno, Nev. (July 18, 2016) – Eldorado Resorts, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregg Carano as General Manager of Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort.  Most recently, Carano served as Executive Vice President of Food and Beverage for Eldorado Resorts.  As well, he has served as General Manager of Circus Circus Reno and General Manager of Eldorado Resort Casino Reno. 
With over 30 years in gaming and hospitality, Carano has held a number of leadership positions including Director of Food and Beverage, Director of Customer Development and Senior Vice President of Food and Beverage for Eldorado Resort Casino Reno. 

“The appointment of Gregg to the role of General Manager will help solidify Mountaineer Casino & Resort’s position as a top attraction in the region,” said Gary Carano, CEO of Eldorado Resorts. “Gregg embodies the heart and soul of the Eldorado Resorts culture - leading by example, respecting our team members and creating memorable guest experiences.  We look forward to the impact of his considerable talents, passion and experience.” 

Carano is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and holds a BA in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Florida International University.  He has also been named Restaurateur of the Year by the Nevada Restaurant Association and the Nevada Hotel Motel Association.  

About Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort 
Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort is located in Chester, WV. Mountaineer features slot machines, table games, live poker tables, a thoroughbred racetrack, an upscale hotel with amenities, golf course, fine dining and entertainment, a theater and events center, and a convention center. Visit Mountaineer online at, follow on social media at,, or call 800-804-0468.

About Eldorado Resorts
Eldorado Resorts is a casino entertainment company that owns and operates seven properties in five states, including the Eldorado Resort Casino, the Silver Legacy Resort Casino and Circus Circus in Reno, NV; the Eldorado Resort Casino in Shreveport, LA; Scioto Downs Racino in Columbus, OH; Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort in Chester, WV; and Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Erie, PA. For more information, please visit 


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