RIVERS CASINO PHILADELPHIA’S GENERAL COUNSEL EVAN DAVIS NAMED 40 UNDER 40 BY EMERGING LEADERS OF GAMING

Global Gaming Business selects casino’s vice president and general counsel for honor 

PHILADELPHIA — Oct. 11, 2018 — Emerging Leaders of Gaming and Global Gaming Business recently announced Rivers Casino Philadelphia’s vice president and general counsel Evan Davis as a member of the 2018-2019 “ELG 40 Under 40.” This honor recognizes professionals under the age of 40 who are making significant impacts on the casino gaming industry.

These individuals were recognized during the annual ELG cocktail event at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) on Wednesday, Oct. 10, in Las Vegas. In addition to the ceremony, members will be featured in Global Gaming Business beginning with the November issue.

“Evan is a valuable member of the Rivers team, and he is an advocate for not only our casino, but the entire industry,” said Cheryl Duhon, general manager of Rivers Casino Philadelphia. “His passion and energy make him a role model for his colleagues, and we are thankful for all of his hard work!”

Joining Rivers in 2015, Davis oversees all legal matters for the company. He is a member of the casino’s executive team and works directly with all department leaders at the property. As an on-site resource, Davis has developed workplace policies and procedures to secure a positive impact on all levels of business operations.

A dedicated Team Member, Davis volunteers with Rivers’s philanthropic efforts, including assisting at the Rizzo Police Athletic League center and delivering turkeys before Thanksgiving to those in need. Davis also serves on the board of directors of the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation.

Davis earned a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University and a Juris Doctor cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he served as a senior editor on the University of Pennsylvania Law Review.

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ABOUT RIVERS CASINO PHILADELPHIA
Rivers, which opened in September 2010 as Philly’s casino, features 1,891 slots, 103 table games, a 28-table poker room, fun and unique dining options, riverfront views, and free on-site parking. The casino employs approximately 1,500 people and has been voted a “Best Place to Work” by the Philadelphia Business Journal for seven consecutive years and a “Top Workplace” by Philly.com for six straight years. For more information, visit www.riverscasino.com.

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