SAHARA Las Vegas Recognizes 17 Officers Who Have Saved and Protected Lives While on Property with an Awards Ceremony Commemorating Their Accomplishments.
On Wednesday, June 22, at 2 p.m., SAHARA Las Vegas hosted an honorary awards ceremony commemorating 17 security officers who went above and beyond their duty to save and protect lives on property.
17 award recipients were greeted by SAHARA Las Vegas Director of Security Mike Hnatuick, who gave a summary of their life-saving accomplishments while handing them their awards. The award recipients were: Stan Williams, Todd Gagnon, Ben Hubbard, Tyler Mitchell, Miguel Rodriguez, John Kepoo, Jahphai Edwards, Torry Graham, Gustavo Fuentes, Roberto Contreras, Robert Van Der Hartt, Rommel Espino, Shalwaaz Hussain, Mike Pennini, Matthew Conley, Edmond Allasani and Adrian Tamayo. The awards ceremony aimed to honor the recipients and thank the entire security team for everything they do to keep the property safe every day.
“It’s an honor to work with and recognize a truly amazing group of security professionals,” said Mike Hnatuick, Director of Security at SAHARA Las Vegas.
The awards ceremony concluded with a giant commemorative cake and a group shot of the entire SAHARA Las Vegas security team. Team members from other departments were also in attendance.
SAHARA Las Vegas is an all-encompassing resort and casino with 1,613 guest rooms and suites in three distinctive towers – including the AAA® Four Diamond Alexandria Tower, more than 95,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, AZILO Ultra Pool, two rooftop pools and a collection of acclaimed restaurants, bars and entertainment venues. The inviting casino occupies 60,000 square feet and features approximately 600 of the latest slot and video poker machines, 50 classic table games, Infinity – a premium gaming lounge, The Poker Room at SAHARA Las Vegas and a sports book operated by global gaming leader, William Hill. An impressive selection of culinary and cocktail offerings includes Bazaar Meat by José Andrés™, named “Best Restaurant in Nevada” by Business Insider; famed Philadelphia sports bar Chickie’s & Pete’s; The Noodle Den from renowned Chef Guoming “Sam” Xin; CASBAR Lounge; Uno Más; Prendi; The Tangier; Zeffer’s and, coming soon, James Beard award-winning Chef Shawn McClain’s Balla. SAHARA Las Vegas is also proud to serve as home to MAGIC MIKE LIVE Las Vegas presented by Channing Tatum. SAHARA Las Vegas players can also enjoy the perks of an Infinity Rewards membership, a joint loyalty program between SAHARA and its sister property Grand Sierra Resort and Casino Reno, which gives players the opportunity to earn and redeem rewards across both destinations. SAHARA Las Vegas is a minority-owned business certified by the Western Regional Minority Supplier Development Council.
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