Global Conference 2010
Assistant General Manager and Chief Financial Officer, River Rock Casino
Joseph Callahan is Assistant General Manager and Chief Financial Officer at River Rock Casino in Geyserville, Calif. He has a diverse background in finance and accounting, as well as in hotel, food and beverage, and gaming operations. Prior to joining River Rock Casino, he was the director of finance with full chief financial officer responsibilities at Fantasy Springs Casino in Palm Springs, Calif. Previously Callahan was director of finance at Mohegan Sun, a casino in Uncasville, Conn., where he specialized in strategic planning, analysis, and labor and productivity, and he was also the owner/operator of a gourmet restaurant and separate gaming nightclub with slot machines, poker and blackjack. Callahan spent several years working for Station Casinos Inc. as an analyst, director of finance and director of hotel operations. A retired Air Force colonel, Callahan has a master's degree in business management.