Gun Lake Casino is pleased to announce the appointment of its new director of finance, Scott Szybilski, effective immediately.
“After a thorough and in depth application process, we are thrilled that Scott Szybilski has agreed to join us at Gun Lake Casino. Scott’s wealth of knowledge, in both finance and within the gaming industry, will be an incredible asset to our leadership team,” said Sal Semola, president and chief operating officer for Gun Lake Casino. “I speak for all of our senior management when I say we are eager to welcome Scott to and look forward to working with him during this exciting time in our company’s growth.”
Szybilski joins Gun Lake Casino with 13 years of experience in the gaming industry, as well as a history of leadership roles in finance. He began his gaming career as a corporate controller at Hyatt Gaming Management in Chicago in 2007. From this position, Scott served in upper management roles within the field of finance at three additional casinos, including his most recent role, as the senior vice president of finance at Del Lago Resort and Casino.
Szybilski earned a bachelor’s degree in both finance and economics from Elmhurst College and continued his education with a master of business administration from DePaul University. Additionally, Szybilski taught accounting and finance courses as an adjunct professor at DeVry University.
In his role as the director of finance, Szybilski will contribute to financial strategies, provide leadership to the entire finance team, and take overall control of accounting functions at Gun Lake Casino. As a part of the executive team, Szybilski will be an integral part of decision making for positive company growth.
About Gun Lake Casino
Gun Lake Casino is located off Exit 61 on U.S. 131, halfway between Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo. The casino features over 2,200 slot machines, 47 table games, a 225-seat café, and a 300-seat buffet, along with bars, lounges, and live entertainment.
Gun Lake Casino is owned by the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi. For more information, visit www.gunlakecasino.com