Anthony P. Rodio
Mr. Rodio has served on the Board of Directors and as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since May 2012. Mr. Rodio also served as the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer from February 2012 through April 2012 and as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company’s subsidiary, Tropicana Atlantic City Corp. (“Tropicana AC”), from May 2011 through April 2012. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Rodio served in numerous executive positions in the gaming industry over more than 20 years including serving as General Manager for Penn National Gaming’s Hollywood Casino in Lawrenceburg, Indiana from October 2008 through May 2011, President of Colony Capital’s AC Hilton and Resorts Atlantic City operations from June 2005 through September 2008, Senior Vice President Finance and later Regional Chief Financial Officer for Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City from October 1998 through May 2005, Vice President Finance at Trump Marina from May 1997 through September 1998 and as Vice President Finance for Merv Griffin’s Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City between September 1990 and May 1997. Mr. Rodio has also served on the boards of many professional and charitable organizations including Atlantic City Alliance, United Way of Atlantic County, the Casino Association of New Jersey and the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming Hospitality & Tourism. Mr. Rodio received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Rider University and Master of Business Administration degree from Monmouth University. Mr. Rodio’s extensive experience in the gaming and lodging industries, including the high-level executive positions he has held and his strategic, operational, financial and leadership abilities, together with the insights he has gained from serving as our President and Chief Operating Officer, will provide the Board of Directors with broad and deep knowledge about our industry, our Company and the markets in which we compete.
William C. Murtha
Mr. Murtha joined the Company in September 2011 and currently serves as its Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Mr. Murtha has over 25 years of experience in the casino and resort hospitality industry, having worked in a legal capacity for a number of gaming companies. Prior to joining Tropicana, Mr. Murtha was Senior Vice President and Corporate Counsel for Kerzner International from 1997 to 2009, Vice President and General Counsel for Resorts International Hotel, Inc. from 1994 to 1997, Vice President and General Counsel for the Casino Association of New Jersey from 1990 to 1993 and Assistant Corporate Counsel for Resorts International, Inc. from 1986 to 1990. Mr. Murtha served on the Board of Directors of the AIDS Resource Foundation for Children, a not-for-profit corporation, from 2010 to 2015 and also served on the Board of Trustees for the International Association of Gaming Advisors from 2002 to 2010. Mr. Murtha received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Rutgers University in 1977 and his Juris Doctorate degree from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1984.
Theresa Glebocki joined the Company in April of 2015 as Executive Vice President-Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for Tropicana Entertainment Inc. and its various subsidiaries. Ms. Glebocki has more than 25 years of experience in various financial management positions overseeing gaming company operations. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Glebocki worked for Revel Entertainment Group, LLC. Her role there began in 2007 overseeing both the development and financial operations and in 2013 she was named Revel’s Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Prior to joining Revel, Ms. Glebocki served in various senior financial management positions for the Trump Atlantic City casino properties between 1991 and 2007, and as an auditor and assistant controller for Bally’s Grand between 1987 and 1991. Before her gaming industry career, Ms. Glebocki was a senior auditor for Deloitte & Touche, a firm offering audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax and related services to select clients. Ms. Glebocki holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Lehigh University and holds a Certified Public Accountant license (inactive) issued by the State of Pennsylvania.