-Chairman of the
Board & CEO
John has over twenty years of experience in delivering development
stage companies to long term market leaders. John has served as
Chairman and CEO of both public and private companies in a variety of
industries. His financial acumen is a major ingredient of operational
success for Rotate Black clients.
Dual has over 30 years of casino, resort and development experience
including President & General Manager of Tulalip Casino,
Pechanga Resort and Casino. He has further served in key executive
positions at the Grand Casinos, Casino Magic, Bally's, Palace Casino,
Harrah's and other Nevada properties. Dual's depth of experience and
successful application of proven management strategies is something you
can take to the bottom line.
Dennis Piotrowski, Executive V.P., has over 30 years of experience in
the resort and casino industry. He was General Manager of the world
renowned Binion's Horseshoe Casino and Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada for
over 15 years. His management experience also includes senior casino
executive positions in Aruba, Panama City, Colorado and a number of
other Las Vegas properties.
Mr. Bacigalupi, 41, was recently hired by RotateBlack, Inc. to serve
as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Bacigalupi's experience includes buy
and sell-side investment banking transactions in the hospitality, logistics
and manufacturing industries. He most recently served as Managing Director
at a boutique investment bank focused on middle-market transactions. Mr.
Bacigalupi began his career engaged in domestic and international M&A
transactions with the Corporate Finance Group at Deloitte and Touche. He
later spent several years in New York serving as Vice President, Institutional
Sales at Sanford C. Bernstein, one of the most respected research firms on Wall Street.
Mr. Bacigalupi's experience also includes institutional derivates sales with
Susquehanna International Group, one of the largest derivates traders in the world.
Mr. Bacigalupi earned his MBA from the University of Michigan's Ross School of
Business and BA in Political Economy from James Madison College at Michigan State
& General Manager of Rotate Black MS, LLC.
Jake has over 19 years of experience in the gaming and entertainment
industry. Most recently he was the Regional VP of Gaming for
MGM-Mirage Mississippi where he led the rebuilding of Beau Rivage after
Hurricane Katrina and redesigned the casino layout and marketing
strategy of Gold Strike.
Susan Kesel - CIO
Susan has over 25 years of experience in the gaming and technology
industry with extensive experience in Mississippi and was recently the
CIO of the Seneca Gaming Corp. and VP of IT for the Turning Stone
Resort and Casino.