Casino superhost Steve Cyr is giving a talk "From Hotel School to the Celebrity Suite: My Career in the Casino Industry," at Lied Library, first floor Extended Study Area, on April 30, at 2 p.m.
Copies of Whale Hunt in the Desert: The Secret Las Vegas Of Superhost Steve Cyr
will be available for purchase and signing.
Cyr, a UNLV alumnus, is one of Las Vegas' most successful casino hosts. Currently the senior director of player development for the Hard Rock Hotel, Cyr will share tales of high rollers and their exploits. He will also advise students on how to make a career out of the casino industry.
This talk is part of the Gaming Research Colloquium Series and is recommended for hotel students and anyone who is interested in what goes on behind-the-scenes on the Strip.