Bill joined Paramount Hospitality Management (PHM) in January of 2008 as our Corporate Director of Facilities. Representing ownership and management, he has managed all phases of both renovations and new built construction for the company. He is responsible for all aspects of Engineering including: financials, mechanicals, vendors, subcontractors, and everything necessary to protect, maintain and ensure the preservation of the properties and all company assets. Prior to joining PHM Bill supervised new built construction projects in Las Vegas including Treasure Island Hotel & Casino, The Venetian Hotel & Casino and Bellagio Las Vegas. A Journeyman and Master Electrician, he has over 40 years of proven experience in construction management including all aspects of electrical, plumbing, HVAC, carpentry and overall owners rep in project management.
As Chief Electrician of the Luxor Hotel & Casino for 14 years, Bill supervised the Engineering Department, maintaining all areas of the property and ensuring its physical integrity and safety for the millions of valued guests each year. Prior to his prestigious tenure at the Luxor Hotel & Casino, Bill held similar positions at the following properties:
- Stardust Hotel & Casino
- The Dunes Hotel & Casino
- Treasure Island – Pre-opening construction
- The Venetian – Pre-opening construction
- The Bellagio – Pre-opening construction
Prior to Las Vegas, Bill was contracted by Forrest Electric in NYC assigned as a Journeyman Master Electrician to ensuring the safe installation of all electrical systems and equipment on major projects in Lower Manhattan.
For six years prior he was General Forman for Kaiser-Frazer Corporation maintaining all power to a coal gasification plant in Beulah, ND. Opened in 1984, he supervised a team 33 specialists.
Bill received much of his administrative experience supervising, maintaining and installing electrical equipment in high-rise buildings all over Manhattan and during the time spent as General Forman, supervising new construction, which included: interpreting blue prints, ordering materials, managing payroll, managing sub-contractors and overseeing 30 electricians. Bill received his formal education at North Dakota State College of Science and is licensed and also a certified pool operator (CPO).