Blue Chip Casino, LLC, doing business as Blue Chip Hotel, Casino & Spa, operates a riverboat casino hotel in Michigan City. The company was incorporated in 1993 and is based in Michigan City, Indiana. As of November 10, 1999, Blue Chip Casino, LLC operates as a subsidiary of Boyd Gaming Corporation.
777 Blue Chip Drive
Michigan City, IN 46360
Founded in 1993
Lief Erickson Appoints as Vice President and General Manager of Blue Chip Casino, LLC
May 11 13
Lief Erickson has been named as vice president and general manager of Blue Chip Casino, LLC. Erickson's appointment was announced by Boyd Gaming Corp. President and CEO Keith Smith. Erickson will report to Ted Bogich, who was promoted lat year to senior vice president, operations for the Midwest Region of Boyd Gaming. Erickson began his career with Boyd Gaming at the California Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas in 1987. He served in positions of increasing responsibility at other Boyd Gaming properties in Nevada and, most recently, was assistant general manager at the Gold Coast in Las Vegas.
Blue Chip Casino, LLC Announces the Promotions of the Executives
Dec 24 12
Boyd Gaming Corp. president and CEO Keith Smith has announced three recent promotions at Blue Chip Casino, LLC. In addition to Blue Chip, Bogich will oversee operations at Par-A-Dice Casino in Peoria, Ill. and Sam's Town in Tunica, Miss. Bogich joined Blue Chip in 2007 as vice president and general manager. He was previously the general manager at Boyd's casino in Tunica. Sara Ellis has been promoted to the position of regional director of marketing for the Midwest region. In addition to directing marketing at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa in Michigan City, she will direct marketing efforts at Par-A-Dice Casino, Peoria, Ill. and Sam's Town in Tunica, Miss. Ellis, who joined Blue Chip in 2002 as director of marketing, was most recently the senior director of marketing. Jack Elia has been named assistant general manager at Blue Chip. Elia, who joined Boyd Gaming in 2003 as director of food and beverage at Sam's Town, joined Blue Chip in 2006 and was promoted to director of operations in 2011. In his new role, he will be responsible for non-gaming operations, including food and beverage, hotel, meetings and event sales, facilities, marine operations and security.