Gaming and entertainment resorts operator Mohegan has promoted Nelson Parker to the position of chief strategy officer.

Mohegan Nelson Parker

He previously held the role of senior vice president of strategic development.

Roles he has held before joining Mohegan in 2022 include managing director at Driftwood Capital, a private equity fund focused on hospitality investments, senior vice president of corporate development at Penn National Gaming and senior vice president of hotel & casino development at Hard Rock International.

"Nelson has vast experience and a proven track record in strategic development and growth within the gaming and hospitality sectors," said Ray Pineault, president and CEO of Mohegan. "His skills will be invaluable as we continue to expand our footprint globally and explore new opportunities."

"I am honoured to be a part of Mohegan's executive leadership team and contribute to the company's dynamic growth and strategic vision," said Nelson. "Leveraging my experience in the gaming and hospitality sectors, I look forward to identifying new opportunities and driving initiatives that will enhance our offerings and expand our global footprint."