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Carmen Gonzales Sworn in As Newest Member of the Maryland Tourism Development Board

Carmen E. Gonzales, Director of Communications, Live! Casino & Hotel was sworn in as the newest member of the Maryland Tourism Development Board. Gonzales was appointed by Governor Larry Hogan, and will bring her industry expertise to the board. A gaming and entertainment industry veteran, Ms. Gonzales joined Live! Casino & Hotel in 2012, leading the overall communications strategy and government and community relations efforts for the property through all phases of development from groundbreaking to Grand Opening; as well as all subsequent expansion milestones, including the new luxury Live! Hotel development, and Live! Lofts hotel acquisition and renovation.

“As a leader guiding communication for one of the largest drivers of tourism and economic development in Maryland, Carmen brings tremendous insight and experience to the work we are doing to bolster the state’s positioning as a top destination,” said Liz Fitzsimmons, Executive Director, Maryland Tourism Development Board. “We value her keen instincts and passion for supporting the community and look forward to learning from her as part of our team.”

Pictured: Carmen E. Gonzales, Director of Communications, Live! Casino & Hotel (at left) is sworn in by Robin Cummings, Deputy Clerk, Circuit Court of Anne Arundel County.