PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Pittsburgh Business Times announced that Craig Clark, general manager of Rivers Casino, has been named one of the publication’s 2014 Diamond Award winners. The annual awards program honors the region’s top CEOs and presidents.
Clark has served as general manager of Rivers since 2011 and has more than 20 years of experience in the gaming industry. In his role at Rivers, Clark has fully focused his team on delivering unparalleled employee and guest experiences, resulting in one of the most successful businesses in Western Pennsylvania. Prior to coming to Pittsburgh, he spent nearly 15 years at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Upstate New York.
“Craig’s years of experience in gaming, combined with his robust financial background, have been a guiding force in the ongoing success of Rivers,” said Greg Carlin, Rivers Casino’s CEO. “On behalf of the entire Rivers team, we congratulate Craig on this achievement.”
Diamond Award winners are selected based on an evaluation of their service philosophy, relationship to employees and contributions to the community. Awardees are named in three categories: small/medium for-profit, large for-profit and nonprofit. Clark was selected in the large for-profit category.
The 2014 Diamond Award recipients will be honored at an event in Pittsburgh on April 24.
ABOUT RIVERS CASINO
Opened in 2009, Rivers Casino has been named "Best Overall Gaming Resort" in Pennsylvania by Casino Player magazine, "Best Overall Casino" in Pennsylvania by Strictly Slots magazine and “Best Casino” by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. The casino features nearly 3,000 slots, more than 100 table games, nine distinctive restaurants and bars, a riverside amphitheater, a multi-purpose event space, live music performances, free parking and multiple promotions and giveaways daily. Already, more than $347 million in jackpots have been awarded to players at Rivers Casino. For more information, visit www.riverscasino.com.