Paul V. Pusateri Named Chief Operating Officer of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas appoints Paul V. Pusateri as chief operating officer.
“I am pleased to welcome Paul to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino family,” said Bill Warner, president of Warner Gaming and manager of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. “Paul’s exemplary leadership skills, forward-thinking approach and comprehensive gaming background will be a fundamental driving force behind the property’s ongoing success.”
As chief operating officer, Pusateri will oversee property wide operations for the popular off-strip destination, which offers 1,500 hotel rooms, a large gaming floor, nightlife hotspot, Vanity Nightclub, famous REHAB Sunday pool party and the rock and roll concert venue, The Joint. Playing an active role amongst all departments, Pusateri will help identify new opportunities and generate and implement creative strategies for the property.
A seasoned veteran in the hospitality and casino industry, Pusateri brings more than 20 years of senior level management experience to the Hard Rock. Prior to accepting his position as chief operating officer, he served as President with Palms Casino Resort and Palms Place Hotel & Spa. His other previous positions include: Senior Vice President of Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and The Palazzo Las Vegas; careers with Four Seasons Hotels in the cities of Toronto, Chicago, San Francisco and Beverly Hills; executive developmental roles with Park Place Entertainment, Turnberry Associates and Las Vegas Sands; and President of Bally’s Las Vegas and Paris Las Vegas.
For more on Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, visit www.hardrockhotel.com.
About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is a premier destination entertainment resort in Las Vegas, owned by Brookfield Real Estate Finance Fund II, a division of Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE: BAM) and managed by WG-Harmon, LLC, a subsidiary of Warner Gaming, LLC. Built in 1995, the property completed a $750 million expansion in 2010. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where acts such as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Linkin Park, Foo Fighters and The Killers have all performed. Features of the property include an 11-story Hard Rock Hotel tower with 640 guest rooms, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites and the all-suite HRH Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites; 72,000 square feet of casino space; 80,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space; more than $3 million in rare music memorabilia throughout the hotel; the luxurious Vanity Nightclub; Reliquary Water Sanctuary & Spa; Reliquary Salon; 4.8 acres of tropical pool paradise; REHAB, the trendsetting Sunday afternoon pool party; The Joint concert venue; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; restaurants including the new 35 Steaks + Martinis, a classic traditional steakhouse with an edge, casual Italian eatery LTO, world-renowned Nobu, Johnny Smalls, Pink Taco and Mr. Lucky’s 24/7 diner; numerous cocktail lounges; several retail stores; and a state-of-the-art Fitness Center. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit www.hardrockhotel.com.