Company: Caesars Entertainment Corporation
Family Name: Hession
Given Name: Eric
Role: Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Profile: Hession joined Caesars Entertainment in 2002 after working some years at Merck and Company. Prior to attaining his current position in 2015, he served Caesars in various capacities in both property operations and corporate finance.
US casino operator Caesars Entertainment delivered a solid quarter of revenue and EBITDAR growth in the first quarter of 2019, driven by strong contributions from its Las Vegas gaming business, the acquisition of Centaur, as well as operating and corporate efficiencies.
Las Vegas-based Caesars Entertainment Corp. saw first quarter net revenue more than double in 2018Q1 compared to the prior year, reaching US$1.97 billion.