About Coushatta Casino Resort
Scott Sirois Named Coushatta Casino Resort General Manager
July 27, 2018
Kinder, LA––The Coushatta Tribal Council has selected Scott Sirois as General Manager of Coushatta Casino Resort, a property owned and operated by the Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana. Sirois brings over 35 years of experience in gaming and management to his position.
“I am delighted to be here at Coushatta Casino Resort in Southwest Louisiana,” stated Sirois. “I am proud and humbled to be selected as General Manager by the Coushatta Tribal Council and I feel very blessed with their decision,” he concluded.
Scott Sirois began his career in the gaming industry in 1975, breaking in as a busboy with Boomtown Casino & Hotel just outside Reno, Nevada. Spending 25 years at Boomtown, he worked through high school and completed his education by earning a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Nevada, majoring in Gaming Management and minoring in Economics.
Sirois spent nearly six years at Robinson Rancheria Resort & Casino in northern California and then nearly another six in Tucson, Arizona at Desert Diamond Casinos as their Chief Executive Officer. He most recently served as General Manager for Soboba Band Luiseno Indians at Soboba Casino, competing in the second largest metropolitan statistical area in the United States.
“Coushatta Casino Resort has both a reputation with our patrons for unparalleled hospitality and service while also being known to our employees for wonderful benefits and family-oriented work community,” stated David Sickey, Coushatta Tribal Chairman. “When our Tribal Council selected Sirois as the new General Manager, we added a leader who understood the balance of those priorities, as well as the dynamic path to the best future.”
Married for over 30 years to his wife Nola, they are the proud parents of three beautiful daughters. Sirois is an enrolled member of the Fond du Lac Band of Minnesota Chippewa Indians.
Coushatta Casino Resort is located in Kinder, Louisiana on US Highway 165 (I-10 exit 44) and features over 2,000 slots and more than 65 table games including live poker, plus live bingo and off-track betting. Phone 800-584-7263 for more information or visit the website at www.ccrla.com.