Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is the premier gaming trade show and conference Commercial and Native American gaming professionals.
: Speaker List
Below is a listing of all sessions the speaker is scheduled to present.
Jonathan S. Halkyard
CFO & Treasurer
Caesars Entertainment, Inc.
Jonathan S. Halkyard is senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. In that role, he oversees the company's treasury, financial reporting, cash-management, internal audit, risk management and investor relations functions, as well as the finance and strategic database analysis departments. Halkyard began his career with Chase Manhattan Bank as a corporate finance associate and proceeded to hold several leadership positions in corporate development. From 1995 to 1999, he held several leadership positions in corporate development with Landmark Communications. He is on the board of directors of the United Way of Southern Nevada, the American Red Cross and the Nevada Ballet Theatre. Halkyard holds a bachelor's degree from Colgate University and an master's degree in business administration from Harvard University.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Investments, M&A, and Financial Analysis of Gaming Markets
SIGNATURE SERIES: State of the Economy: Gaming CFO Roundtable Room: N102 ~ 9:15 am - 10:15 am (Wednesday, November 19, 2008)
With a negative economy having a worldwide impact, this session will examine how gaming companies, large and small, are reacting to fiscal uncertainty. Members of the companies' financial teams will talk about containing costs, expansion plans, corporate valuations and more.
Bill Newby - Managing Director, Global Head of Gaming Investment Banking, Jefferies & Company
Bill Clifford - Chief Financial Officer, Penn National Gaming, Inc.
Daniel D'Arrigo - Executive Vice President & CFO, MGM Resorts International
Simon Dewhurst - Executive Vice President & CFO, Melco Crown Entertainment