Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Larry King, CPA, brings over twenty-five years’ experience in the hospitality, tourism and entertainment industries and has held leadership roles in several hospitality companies. He has worked on large acquisitions which included centralization and standardization of accounting services, implementing a Sarbanes-Oxley compliance program throughout multiple locations, and establishing a Corporate Internal Audit function. He has many years of SEC and financial reporting experience.
During his career, Larry has worked with all operating departments to develop analytical tools to assess and monitor operating efficiencies and improve operating margins. These tools helped identify cost savings measures that when implemented improved operating margins in all departments resulting in an overall improvement in EBITDA margins. He has successfully negotiated union contracts with improved terms to allow for more favorable operating parameters while improving employees working conditions and standard of living. He has developed employee benefit plans and employee incentive plans that add value to the operation and improve employee morale which translates into improved customer service.
Larry has held senior positions in both commercial casino enterprises and Tribal Gaming enterprises. In the Tribal setting, Larry implemented business changes to improve customer service, reduce costs, and improve the Tribal member development program that is used to increase the number of Tribal members holding management positions within the enterprise.
He has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from San Jose State University and an active Certified Public Accountants license. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).