Chris Holdren is Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Caesars Entertainment, responsible for marketing and entertainment across the company’s portfolio of gaming and hospitality brands. Holdren has extensive marketing and creative experience from both corporate and start-up environments, including more than 15 years in senior roles at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide where he led loyalty, digital, partnerships, and other global marketing functions. Holdren also held creative roles at The Walt Disney Company and Saban Entertainment.
He joined Caesars in 2017 after serving as the Chief Marketing Office for Handy, a high-growth technology startup.
Chris grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia and attended Virginia Tech, where he received a Bachelor of Arts.