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Chief Executive Officer

Wind River Casino
Phone: (307) ***-****  HQ Phone
Email: j***@***.com
Wind River Hotel & Casino
10269 Hwy 789
Riverton , Wyoming 82501
United States

Company Description: Wind River Hotel and Casino is Wyoming's most visited hotel and casino. The reason is simple: it's the best place to vacate your worries for a day. It's the best...   more

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"If it walks like a duck, ..., 2 Oct 2015 [cached]
"If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, it's a duck," said Wind River Casino CEO James Conrad. "The bottom line is that these are slot machines."
The casino sits on Wyoming's Wind River Indian Reservation, and Conrad said more business at places like Wyoming Downs means less business at the reservation casinos. Idaho lawmakers legalized historical horse racing machines two years ago, but recently banned themafter a coalition of state tribes raised objections. Conrad said his casino is the largest employer on the reservation.
"We have 800 employees. Ninety percent are Native American," he said.
Riverton Wyoming, IDEA Inc. Riverton, WY IDEA Board Members, 31 May 2015 [cached]
James Conrad
Board Member: James Conrad
James is the CEO of the Wind River Casino
Wind River Casino : Contact Us, 3 Jan 2014 [cached]
Jim Conrad, CEO Wind River Casino 307-856-3964
Jim Conrad, CEO of Wind ... [cached]
Jim Conrad, CEO of Wind River Casino, said construction is underway on a project that will culminate with over 30,000 square feet of total convention and meeting space and 17,500 square feet of gaming space by 2020.
Conrad said the casino's master plan has three phases with phase one being a 36,000-square-foot build, including a sit-down restaurant which seats 350 with five different menus, including Italian, Mexican, Mongolian Grill and barbecue.
"We have between 1,500 and 2,000 people that come into our facility between 6 p.m. on Friday night until 10 p.m.," Conrad said.
"We have always had a lack of adequate meeting space in our valley," Conrad said. "No conventions can seat 600-700 people and feed them, which is what we will be able to do with our new facility."
He said Riverton is more central to Wyoming than Rock Springs or Casper, meaning the space could attract a lot of business otherwise heading to those areas.
"When we get our [expansion] done we will have 11 different meeting rooms and will be able to handle about any size [convention] that wants to come to Wyoming," Conrad said.
He added that the expansion will add another 150 jobs (full and part-time) to his current group of 670 employees.
James Conrad, Chief ..., 12 June 2008 [cached]
James Conrad, Chief Executive Officer of Wind River Casino, said, "We chose CIT because of their experience in the gaming sector.
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