NEW BOOST FOR QUALEX CONSULTING SERVICES GAMING PRACTICE: JOHN ENRIQUEZ APPOINTED DIRECTOR
MIAMI, FL. (June 2, 2008) — Qualex Consulting Services, Inc. today announced the appointment of John Enriquez as Director of its Gaming and Hospitality Practice, responsible for developing and implementing the strategy for the Global Practice.
The VP of Global Sales and CRO for Qualex Consulting Services, Al Cordoba, said: “I am delighted to welcome John Enriquez to Qualex. He brings an outstanding reputation as a world-class professional, and a wealth of experience in developing and managing casinos and hospitality operations in the USA and internationally. I know he will contribute enormous energy and enthusiasm to this post. I look forward to working with him, at an important time in the development of our gaming and hospitality practice.”
John Enriquez is a seasoned and respected professional with 20+ years of technical experience in the Gaming industry. He is a visionary leader that has managed several dynamic and team centric IS Departments in multiple jurisdictions with network, telecommunications and operational responsibilities. He comes to Qualex after leading the IT Department at Pearl River Resort from the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians in Choctaw, Mississippi. Pearl River Resort was recognized by SAS Institute at their SUGI (SAS Users Group International) event in March 2006 with the Enterprise Intelligence Honorable Mention Award for the Resort’s productivity and gains achieving the business goals through the use of SAS Business Intelligence. Previous to Pearl River, He was Director of IT for many properties such as: Isle of Capri Casinos in Biloxi, Mississippi and Kansas City, Missouri; Flamingo Casino in Kansas City; Station Casino in Kansas City, and St. Charles Missouri. Previous to these casinos, he was also Corporate Director for Lady Luck Gaming Corporation and responsible for the MIS functions in the multi jurisdiction multi-property company in Mississippi, Colorado, and Iowa. John also worked as Regional MIS Manager for the WMS Group at their hotels in Puerto Rico: El San Juan Hotel & Casino and the Condado Plaza Hotel and Casino, in San Juan; and El Conquistador Resort & Country Club in Fajardo.
He is also an enthusiast for CI technologies. Commenting on today’s announcement, he said: “I am very pleased to have the opportunity to become involved in the gaming and hospitality consulting practice, and look forward to working with the staff at Qualex Consulting Services to build on all they have already achieved. I know that the next few years will be exciting and challenging ones. Qualex has a great track record, and a crucial role to play in developing BI for casinos and hospitality customers worldwide.”