Connecticut-based Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) has announced the appointment of David Martinelli as chief marketing officer and Judy Newman-Locke as vice president of human resources management.
MGE President and CEO Mario Kontomerkos stated, “It will take a strong and effective leadership team to steer our organization through this next chapter of growth and innovation. Accordingly, I am very pleased to have Dave and Judy join our team to further support our efforts throughout the U.S. and abroad.”
He added, “Dave and Judy’s considerable experience will be instrumental in promoting MGE as a worldwide industry leader in integrated resort entertainment and in retaining the best talent for our MGE family.”
Martinelli has worked for Mohegan Sun Connecticut for more than 20 years, most recently as Chief Marketing Officer. He will introduce the Mohegan brand to Las Vegas and Incheon South Korea, among other locations.
Newman-Locke comes to MGE after several years in global and domestic human resources management. She will provide strategic leadership in developing and implementing global integrated people practices.