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The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance will be holding its Annual Dinner on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Wilkes-Barre, PA.

This year’s keynote speaker will be Mike Bean, President, Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs.  Since joining Mohegan Sun in 2005, Mike has played an integral role in the successful opening, operation and continued development of Pennsylvania’s first casino.

Mike Bean
Mike Bean

Prior to Mohegan Sun, Mike worked at the largest and most reputable gaming operations in the country, including Harrah’s Entertainment, Boyd Gaming and Foxwoods Resort Casino.Mike serves on various Boards of Directors, including the Volunteers of America, Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Business and Industry, Scranton Chamber of Commerce, United Way of Wyoming Valley, Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance and Luzerne County Community College Foundation. Mike holds a Juris Doctorate from Vermont Law School and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bryant College with concentrations in Marketing and Business Communications.  Mr. Bean resides in Moosic, Pennsylvania with his wife Julie and their two children, Matthew, 15 and Emma, 12.

A reception will be held starting at 5:00 p.m. followed by dinner at 6:00 p.m. Attendance costs: NEPA Member – $65 per person (Members receive one complimentary ticket); Non-Member – $75 per person; Tables of 8 – $55 per person.  Attendees will receive $10 in Free Slot Play courtesy of Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. Please RSVP by September 24, 2014.  Cancellations after September 24, 2014 are non-refundable.

To make your dinner reservation or for more information please call 570-655-5581 or 866-758-1929.  To download a copy of the invitation click here.


From the main entrance on Route 315 proceed to the 3rd stop sign and make a right turn.  Parking lots B and C are closest to the facility.  A property map of Mohegan Sun can be downloaded here and an interactive online map can be accessed here.