Lambert named Asst. General Manager at Harrah’s Cherokee

November 29, 2011

     Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel announced on Monday, Nov. 28 that Lumpy Lambert, current Vice President of Casino Operations, will transition into the role of Assistant General Manager of Casino Operations.

     “With our expansion almost complete, the long-term experience and proven track record Lambert brings will help us complete our transition to a resort destination,” said incumbent General Manager and Senior Vice President, Brooks Robinson.

     Lambert, an EBCI tribal member, will have direct oversight of Casino Operations, Table Game Operations, Casino Beverage, Security, Valet, Total Rewards and Casino Marketing. He will lead efforts to finalize the transition of Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel to resort level status and lead the development and implementation of service initiatives designed to exceed guest expectations. 

     Lambert joined Harrah’s Cherokee & Hotel in 1997 and began his career as a Casino Operations Supervisor. He has since held the positions of Casino Games Manager, Casino Manager and Director of Casino Marketing. In 2002, he became Vice President of Operations, directly responsible for all Gaming departments. Lambert was also a critical member of the team who defined the property’s master plan expansion project.

     Lambert is a graduate of Mars Hill College. Prior to joining the Harrah’s Cherokee Hotel & Casino team, he spent ten years with the Cherokee Central School system.

- Harrah’s Cherokee