Operating Company Executives

Delaware North is a global hospitality and food service company that is among the market leaders in several industries. We’re a major player in the world of sports and entertainment, in the premium sector of the restaurant and catering industry, in operating regional destination casinos, and in serving travelers at major airports, magnificent national parks and luxury resorts. The executives leading our operating businesses are savvy and experienced and work closely with Delaware North's Office of the Chief Executive and its corporate executives and officers.

Operating Company Executives

  • Cam Neely President and Alternate Governor, Boston Bruins

    Cam Neely has served as president of the NHL Boston Bruins, which are owned by Delaware North Chairman Jeremy Jacobs, since 2010. Neely oversees all of the club's hockey and business operations, including initiatives to position the organization at the forefront of setting industry standards in all areas of operation.

  • Amy Latimer President, TD Garden

    Amy Latimer directs and oversees all operations at the Delaware North-owned-and-operated TD Garden, home of the Boston Bruins and Boston Celtics and host to many of the world’s most popular music and entertainment acts. Latimer is guiding the $70 million renovation of TD Garden to further enhance the fan experience at the highly regarded sports and entertainment venue.

  • E. Brian Hansberry President, Gaming

    E. Brian Hansberry leads Delaware North’s innovative gaming division, which owns and operates successful regional destination casinos featuring table games, video gaming machines, poker rooms, racetracks, simulcast racing, restaurants, retail shops and lodging. Hansberry joined Delaware North in 2013 with over 30 years of experience as a gaming executive.

  • Jim Houser President, Parks and Resorts

    Jim Houser is president of Delaware North’s parks and resorts business, as well as company operations in Australia and Asia. Prior to his March 2015 appointment to his current role, Houser served as chief operating officer of the parks and resorts business and company operations in Australia and Asia.

  • Matt King President, Patina Restaurant Group

    Matt King serves as president of Patina Restaurant Group, of which Delaware North acquired a majority interest in May 2014. Patina is a leader in the premium segment of the restaurant and catering industry, operating restaurants and managing high-profile venues in New York City, California and Orlando, Fla. King previously served as president of Delaware North’s travel hospitality business.

  • Kevin Kelly President, Travel Hospitality

    Kevin Kelly oversees one of the preeminent travel hospitality providers in the world. Delaware North operates more than 300 restaurants and retail outlets at major airports in cities such as Los Angeles, Houston and Atlanta and has introduced exciting new concepts to airports such as Food Network Kitchen and Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club. Kelly previously served as president of the company’s parks and resorts business.

  • Carlos Bernal Chief Operating Officer, Delaware North Sportservice

    Carlos Bernal oversees all Delaware North Sportservice. His main responsibilities include developing and implementing strategic plans for growth and profitability, developing operations staff into dynamic leaders and managing client relationships.

  • Gary Brown Managing Director, Australia and New Zealand

    Gary Brown directs and oversees the development and execution of Delaware North’s annual business plan for the Australian, New Zealand and Singapore business. Working with the senior executive team, Brown analyzes and assesses business development and financial investment strategies for growth, directing the allocation of resources required to achieve that growth.

  • Doug Tetley Managing Director, United Kingdom

    Doug Tetley serves as managing director of Delaware North’s United Kingdom operations. He joined Delaware North in April 2014, quickly helping the company garner several new contracts in the United Kingdom, including The Stadium at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, site of the 2012 Olympics and future home of West Ham United FC.

  • Paul Adey Chief Financial Officer, United Kingdom

    Paul Adey serves as chief financial officer of Delaware North’s United Kingdom operations. He joined Delaware North in 2012 and has been a driving force in the company’s growth in the UK, with oversight of finance, information technology and loss- prevention.

  • Simon Harrington Director of Business Development and Marketing, United Kingdom

    Simon Harrington serves as director of business development and marketing for Delaware North’s United Kingdom operations. He is a proactive business development and marketing executive in the sports, leisure and hospitality markets – and has been successful in guiding Delaware North to winning major national venue contracts.

  • Richard Ayson Senior Vice President of Business Development, Travel Hospitality

    Richard Ayson is senior vice president of business development for Delaware North’s travel hospitality business. Ayson has oversight of a team of business development executives and leads the company’s strategic growth plan to operate additional food and retail outlets in airports around the world.

  • Barry Freilicher Senior Vice President, Business Development, Parks and Resorts

    Barry Freilicher sets the strategic vision for growth of Delaware North’s parks and resorts business portfolio. His focus is on winning and renewing contracts with state and national parks and cultural attractions, as well as acquiring hotels and resorts in the United States and abroad. He joined Delaware North in 2006 as vice president of business development for Delaware North Sportservice.

  • Ron Sultemeier Director of New Property Planning and Projects, Gaming

    Ron Sultemeier evaluates and leads the process of seeking new business opportunities, both via competitive bidding and acquisition, for Delaware North’s growing gaming business. A 40-year veteran of the gaming and racing industry, Sultemeier has been with Delaware North since 1994 in a number of senior-level management positions, including as president of the gaming division.

Three Brothers

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