Andrew Saunders has been named Vice President of Entertainment for Seminole Gaming.
His role will be vital in implementing entertainment strategies at Seminole Gaming venues. These include the collaboration between event venues, finance and production partners alongside ticketing operations. With over a decade of experience in the negotiations of booking entertainment events, alongside relationship management with talent agencies and production companies, his professional potential also branches out to marketing, ticketing and legal terms.
"It's an honor to be part of a team that focuses on unique guest experiences," said Saunders.
"I'm excited to continue bringing exceptional events and experiences to Hard Rock and Seminole Gaming guests as the entertainment industry begins to open its doors to in-person events."
Saunders will collaborate with entertainment leads at each property. These include Vice President of Entertainment Operations and Live Events, Dave Gold, and Steve Minick, Director of Entertainment, at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood and Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa.
The Seminole Gaming entertainment venues include the 7,500-seat Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood. They also comprise the 1,500-seat Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa, the 836-seat Seminole Center at Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee and venues at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, Seminole Brighton Casino and Seminole Classic Casino in Hollywood.
President of Entertainment for Hard Rock International and Seminole Gaming, Keith Sheldon, said: “Andrew Saunders joins Seminole Gaming with a wealth of entertainment experience and will be instrumental in advancing live events and entertainment opportunities. As our extensive schedule of concerts and events gains even more momentum, Saunders will identify additional one-of-a-kind entertainment experiences for our guests."