Clark Named COO of Seneca Gaming

Craig Clark is the new chief operating officer for the Seneca Gaming Corp. He’ll be in charge of financial elements for three upstate New York casino resorts and work with the corporate president on a strategic plan.

Clark Named COO of Seneca Gaming

Seneca Gaming Corp. tapped veteran casino executive Craig Clark as the chief operating officer for its three properties in upstate New York. Clark will oversee business efficiency and drive revenue, profitability and growth at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino and Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino, according to the Olean Times Herald.

“The corporation has set a standard of excellence at its three properties,” Clark said. “I’m excited by the opportunity to work with our team to …create a comprehensive vision for the future, especially as the gaming market continues to evolve.”

Clark will work alongside Seneca Gaming President and CEO Kevin Nephew to develop and implement a strategic plan.

“Craig will be a tremendous asset,” Nephew said. “His leadership and decades of experience, including his knowledge and understanding of the northeast market, will help us target, identify and create opportunities…”

Before Seneca, Clark served as vice president of finance at Live! Casino Pittsburgh in Greensburg, Pa. He’s worked throughout the U.S. and Canada with Hard Rock International, Rivers Casino, the Turning Stone Resort Casino and the Pechanga Resort.