Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association Honors President of Genting Americas East with Tourism Excellence Award

Catskills, NY – Resorts World Catskills (RWC) announced today that Robert DeSalvio, President of Genting Americas East, is the recipient of one of the Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association’s 2021 Tourism Awards, which recognize those who have achieved a high level of excellence and accomplishment. DeSalvio took home the STAR Award for Individual Achievement, which is given to individuals whose professionalism gives a personal touch to visitors’ experiences while traveling.

“I am humbled and incredibly grateful to receive this award from an organization that plays such a critical role in making the Catskills an incredible place to live, work, play and stay. Being recognized for this would not be possible without the dedicated team of professionals at Resorts World Catskills, who work tirelessly to make the casino-resort an experience to remember for our guests. The Catskills hold a special place in my heart, and I am excited about what the future holds for this one-of-a-kind region,” said Robert DeSalvio, President of Genting Americas East.

The Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association is dedicated to promoting the people and businesses of Sullivan County. Resorts World Catskills has worked tirelessly to grow tourism in the region and show the rest of New York that the Catskills is the place to be.

RWC is an all-season integrated resort destination featuring an expansive gaming area, various bar and restaurant experiences, including the elegant fine-dining Lotus, and Cellaio Steak by celebrity chef Scott Conant,  the Adler, an adjacent 101-room lifestyle hotel featuring scenic views of the Catskills, the Crystal Life Spa, and more.

For more information about Resorts World Catskills, or to make a reservation, please call 1-833-586-9358 or visit

December 17, 2021
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About Resorts World Catskills

Located in the heart of New York’s Catskill region, Resorts World Catskills (RWC) Casino Resort offers guests unmatched experiences in excitement, entertainment, and luxury. The integrated casino resort includes an 18-story all-suite hotel, and a casino featuring 100,000 square feet of gaming action including 150 live Las-Vegas style table games, 1,600 state-of-the art slot machines, a poker room, private gaming salons and a 100-seat sportsbook lounge. The casino resort also offers 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences, which includes an Italian steakhouse created by celebrity chef Scott Conant, and year-round live entertainment at the 2,500-seat RW Epicenter, casino bars and lounges. The luxurious hotel located within Resorts World Catskills is comprised of 332 suites, the Crystal Life Spa, two indoor pools, and two fitness centers. The integrated casino resort also includes additional stay and play destinations on its campus, including The Alder, an adjacent 101-room lifestyle hotel featuring the first Topgolf Swing Suites in New York State, and Dos Gatos, a cantina-style Mexican eatery and the recently opened Kartrite Resort and Indoor Waterpark, and will be expanded to include a Rees Jones redesigned golf course.