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07/21/2022

Foxwoods Resort Casino Names Senior Vice President of Marketing

Previously Blair Bendel held various leadership roles at Boyd Gaming Inc., most recently serving as Regional Vice President of Marketing.
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Foxwoods Resort Casino appointed Blair Bendel as Senior Vice President of Marketing. In his new role, Bendel will lead Foxwoods’ marketing to further strengthen the resort casino’s brand management and expansion goals for 2022 and beyond.

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Blair Bendel as Senior Vice President of Marketing Foxwoods
Industry vet Blair Bendel joined Foxwoods as Senior Vice President of Marketing.

Previous to joining Foxwoods, Bendel held various leadership roles at Boyd Gaming Inc., most recently serving as Regional Vice President of Marketing. At Boyd Gaming, Inc., Bendel oversaw strategy, analysis and project management for a variety of gaming and hospitality properties, including Ameristar St. Charles, Ameristar Kansas City, Belterra Casino Resort and Belterra Park Cincinnati. He brings over 15 years of experience in marketing, focusing on strategic planning, loyalty programs, profitability, and social media in the hospitality industry.

“Blair is a proven industry leader whose extensive knowledge and expertise in gaming and resort development, will play a meaningful role in Foxwoods’ continued evolution as the leading integrated resort casino destination in the Northeast,” said Jason Guyot, President and CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino. “His ability to successfully implement strategic marketing programs that inspire brand loyalty will be pivotal as we continue to elevate the overall guest experience through property enhancements, strategic partnerships and experiences.”

As a member of the senior leadership team at Foxwoods, Bendel will oversee Entertainment, Player Development, Special Events, Direct/Database Marketing, Advertising, Brand, Social, Web/App and Public Relations.