TO: News editors, directors
WHAT: University of Southern Mississippi Casino Resort Operations Management class will take a property tour of the Island View Casino Resort and meet with casino executives.
WHERE: Island View Casino Resort, Gulfport (see tour details below)
WHEN: Thursday, March 4 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
9 - 9:30 a.m. at View Bar Meeting Room - welcome and introductions by Island View Casino Resort Senior Leaders
9:30 -10:00 a.m. Island View overview by Lindsey Inman, CEO
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Tour Letter Shop
10:45 - 11:30 a.m. at View Bar Meeting Room - operations discussion on marketing, casino operations, food/beverage and hotel, I.T. and finance
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Luncheon at C & G Grill hosted by Senior Leaders
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Property tour
1:30 - 2:00 p.m. at View Bar Meeting Room - visit summary by Inman
CONTACT: Southern Miss Gulf Coast University Communications at 228.865.4573.
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi, founded in 1910, is a comprehensive doctoral and research-extensive university fulfilling its mission of being a leading university in engaging and empowering individuals to transform lives and communities. In a tradition of leadership for student development, Southern Miss is educating a 21st century work force providing intellectual capital, cultural enrichment and innovation to Mississippi and the world. Southern Miss is located in Hattiesburg, Miss., with an additional campus and teaching and research sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast; further information is found at www.usm.edu/gulfcoast .