Vice President of Operations
Michael Garipay has worked in hospitality management for more than 16 years, working in a variety of areas including finance, marketing, entertainment, information technology and general operations. Prior to joining Warner Gaming in August 2011, Mike was the Vice President of Finance for the Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin, Illinois, one of the most successful riverboat casinos in the country generating over $450 million in revenue at its peak. As the Vice President of Finance, he was responsible for all the accounting, finance and budgeting functions as well as many of the operational areas. He also spent time working in the internal audit and purchasing departments.