Lockton has hired Veronica Fuentes and Svenja Dahlstrom in the company’s Gaming, Entertainment & Sports Practice, a new practice launched as part of Lockton’s Pacific Operations in April.
Fuentes in an account executive, responsible for developing, placing and expanding business within the gaming and hospitality industries.
Fuentes has experience in the Las Vegas market, which includes her most recent position as Risk and Safety Director for the M Resort Spa Casino. She specializes in risk management, safety training, workers’ compensation claims, event planning and legal document review.
Dahlstrom is an account manager. She will be responsible for advising clients on risk management strategies, developing and deepening relationships with underwriters, as well as developing new business opportunities
She was formerly a risk manager for the Tropicana Las Vegas. She has managed loss control, workers’ compensation, and litigation claims and was responsible for all insurance renewals at Tropicana.
She also held leadership positions with the resort’s safety committee and facilitated programs for departments requiring specialized safety training.
Kansas City, Mo.-based Lockton has 35,000 clients around the world.