Richard R. Schneider

Chief Operating Officer, Delaware North, Travel Hospitality

6 years with Delaware North.  

Richard Schneider has served as COO of Delaware North’s travel business since 2014, leading the division in obtaining several significant new contracts and launching successful new branded restaurant concepts. He originally joined Delaware North in 2012, spending nearly three years as vice president of hospitality services for Delaware North’s gaming business. With gaming, he helped bring successful restaurant concepts for the expansion of Southland Park Gaming & Racing and for the newly developed Miami Valley Gaming.

Prior to joining Delaware North, Schneider’s 20-year gaming, hospitality, and food and beverage career included such positions as vice president of food and beverage at Midwest Gaming and Entertainment; vice president of hospitality/general manager at Caesars Entertainment; and vice president of food, beverage and entertainment at MGM Grand Detroit.

BGCB Board Member since 2012

Married with two children

Hobbies: Coaching my daughters Soccer Team

Why I joined BGCB: This is a great way to give back and to pay it forward. To be able to support these great kids is a true honor.