Anthony Carano is President and Chief Operating Officer of Caesars Entertainment. Prior to the acquisition, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Eldorado Resorts, Inc. As the grandson of Don Carano, the founder and patriarch of Eldorado Resorts, Anthony is proud to carry on the family legacy. He continues to be a champion of the philosophy started by his grandfather – to treat every guest and team member like family.
Before joining the Eldorado team, Mr. Carano was an attorney at the Nevada law firm of McDonald Carano Wilson, LLP. His practice was primarily devoted to transactional, gaming and regulatory law. In September 2014, he joined Eldorado Resorts as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Company. In May 2017, he was named the Chief Operation Officer of Eldorado Resorts, Inc.
In addition to his role at Caesars Entertainment, Mr. Carano serves on the Board of Directors for the University of Nevada Athletic Association.
He holds a Juris Doctor from the University of San Francisco School of Law, a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Nevada, Reno.