Mr. Silberling joined the Affinity team in 2014 after holding a senior leadership position at Caesars Entertainment Corporation, formerly known as Harrah’s Entertainment Inc., with more than two decades’ experience and a proven track record in the gaming industry. He recently concluded an assignment in the U.K. as President of International Operations where his hands on leadership style resulted in the successful turnaround of more than 12 properties in seven countries. Mr. Silberling graduated with a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College and an MBA from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management.
Chief Legal Officer, Executive Vice President of Compliance & Government Affairs
Sean Higgins serves as the Chief Legal Officer, Executive Vice President of Compliance & Government Affairs for Golden Entertainment, Inc. Mr. Higgins has worked as a gaming attorney and lobbyist in Las Vegas for 28 years, both in house and at law firms. His current duties include oversight of all legal and compliance matters for Golden, as well as, the company’s government affairs activities around the country. Mr. Higgins received his law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law and his undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University.
Partner and Gaming Services National Practice Leader
Daniel Holmes is a Partner and Gaming Services National Practice Leader for RubinBrown, a full service accounting firm dedicated to serving its clients, team members and surrounding community both inside and outside the workplace. For RubinBrown, Daniel is responsible for overseeing client service teams, the continued expansion of the gaming practice and assisting clients in implementing more efficient regulatory compliance programs, through an in-depth understand of internal controls and financial reporting standards. Daniel graduated with a BS in Business Administration and an MBA from Rockhurst University’s Helzberg School of Management.