Justin Carter - GM Hollywood Casino

Justin Carter

Bringing with him over a decade of gaming industry experience, Justin started his career with Caesars Entertainment at their Harrah’s St. Louis Casino as a President’s Associate before serving as Director of Customer Service for the property. He went on to hold operational leadership roles with the company’s Bahamian project and at Caesars casinos in Atlantic City and Kansas City, following which he joined Caesars’ South African property Emerald Resort and Casino as Operations Executive. At the Emerald, Justin’s operations oversight included the casino, hotel, zoo and safari and water parks. In his last international stent, he served as General Manager of Manchester 235 Casino in Manchester, England, and as Regional Director of Caesars United Kingdom’s provincial casinos.  Upon his return to the USA Justin served as Assistant General Manager of the Horseshoe Casino in Cincinnati, OH.

In 2015 Justin joined Penn National Gaming as Assistant General Manager of their flagship operation in Charles Town, WV. Shortly after joining the company Justin was promoted to General Manager of their Hollywood Casino Tunica property.  After Penn National Gaming’s acquisition of Resorts and Bally’s Casino in Tunica (renamed to 1st Jackpot Casino Tunica), Justin was named Tunica General Manager, with responsibility for all three Penn National Gaming Tunica Casinos.

Justin received bachelor’s degrees in chemistry and biology from Dartmouth College and obtained an MBA from Purdue University. He is a native of New Orleans, LA.

Prior to the gaming industry, he worked for seven years as a drug discovery chemist and later drug manufacturing supervisor for Abbott Laboratories in Chicago.

Officially joining Hollywood Casino Toledo in October 2018, Justin also oversees the operations of Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Valley, located outside of Youngstown, Ohio.