June 07, 2006

John A. O'Brien will succeed William Sherlock as president of Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn., the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation announced last week. O'Brien has served as the executive vice president and CFO of Foxwoods for the past nine years. In March, Sherlock announced he would retire at the end of the year. No specific date has been set for O'Brien to take over as president.