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Hotel executive , Lawyer

Thomas Edmund Gallagher, American hotel executive, lawyer. Bar: California 1970. Trustee Greylock Foundation, New York City, since 1992. Member Urban Land Institute.

Background

Gallagher, Thomas Edmund was born on December 10, 1944 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Edmund James and Monica F. Gallagher.

Education

AB magna cum laude, Holy Cross College, 1966. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard University, 1969.

Career

Associate Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher, 1969—1970, 1973—1977, partner, 1977—1992, with Los Angeles, 1977—1979, 1979—1983, 1983—1987, New York City, 1988—1992. Legislation assistant United States Senate, 1970—1972. President, Chief Executive Officer The Griffin Group, Inc., 1992—1997.

President, Chief Executive Officer Resorts International/Griffin Gaming and Entertainment, Atlantic City, 1995—1996. Executive vice president, chief administrative officer, general counsel Hilton Hotels Corporation, Beverly Hills, California, 1997-2000. President & Chief Executive Officer Park Place Entertainment Corporation (New York Stock Exchange-PPE), Las Vegas, since 2000.

Director, chairman executive committee Resorts International, Atlantic City, 1993-1995. Director, chairman computer committee Players International Inc., Las Vegas, Nevada, and Atlantic City, 1992-1997.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1970.

Membership

Trustee Greylock Foundation, New York City, since 1992. Member Urban Land Institute.

Connections

Married Mary Kay Stoegbauer. Children: Meighan, Kevin, Erin, Ryan.

father:
Edmund James

mother:
Monica F. Gallagher

spouse:
Mary Kay Stoegbauer

child:
Meighan Gallagher

child:
Kevin Gallagher

child:
Erin Gallagher

child:
Ryan Gallagher