Mount Airy Casino Resort in Pennsylvania has announced the appointment of gaming and hospitality executive Ben Koff as chief operating officer and general manager, pending approval by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.
Koff joins the luxury casino and resort in the Pocono Mountains with over 16 years’ experience in the gaming industry with roles in marketing, finance and operations. He has worked for companies including Caesars Entertainment, Golden Nugget, Carnival Corporation, sbe Entertainment Group and, most recently, the Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort in Mississippi.
In his new role, Koff will manage all aspects of casino and resort operations, including gaming, guest services, human resources, financial performance and sales and marketing.
“Ben’s wealth of expertise in the gaming and hospitality industries, coupled with his passion for exceptional service, make him an invaluable asset to lead our executive team,” said Lisa DeNaples, Mount Airy owner and managing trustee. “We are pleased to welcome Ben to the Mount Airy Team and look forward to all he will accomplish as Chief Operating Officer and General Manager.”