May 30-31, Miami, FL

Speakers

Saverio Scheri

President & CEO
Whitesand Gaming

Mr. Scheri is president and CEO of WhiteSand Gaming with over thirty years of gaming experienceand a solid track record of developing and operating successful properties. In this role, he is responsible for directing casino management and consulting services for the world’s premier gaming companies. Most recently, he was president of Valley Forge Casino Resort with complete pre-opening and management responsibility. Prior to that, he was engaged as the General Manager of Morongo Casino Resort & Spa near Palm Springs, CA.

Mr. Scheri has played a key role in the design, development, and opening of many premier casino properties such as Valley Forge, Borgata, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, Wynn Las Vegas,
Saverio R. Scheri III

Bellagio, Prairie Meadows Racetrack Casino, Showboat Atlantic City, and Golden Nugget. His role in these efforts have ranged from president with overall responsibility for the entire project to leading “launch” teams responsible for mission critical areas of the casino resort.

Prior to joining WhiteSand, he was Director of the gaming consulting practice for PWC, providing consulting in such areas as feasibility studies, market demand studies, financial projections, technology solutions, marketing strategy, operations improvement and acquisitions. Prior to joining PwC, Mr. Scheri was the National Director of the Gaming Practice with KPMG. In addition, Mr. Scheri has held executive positions at Aztar Resorts, Trump Taj Mahal, Showboat Atlantic City and Golden Nugget Atlantic City. In his various roles, he has led efforts to manage casino operations, design business solutions, lead merger and acquisition efforts, develop financial, marketing and operating plans, and develop new casino resorts.