Casino Hosts

Joan Esquibel

Joan Esquibel

Joanie began her career in the casino industry at the property over 26 years ago. As our veteran Casino Host, she is recognized by many of our guests as the friendly, welcoming smile to the property. Over the years, Joanie has developed long and lasting relationships with our guests, whom she considers friends. She enjoys meeting new people and in her spare time, is an avid gardener and spends much of her free time with her family.

Luke Pomeroy

Luke has always had a passion for the excitement of the gaming industry and building relationships with new people. After finishing his collegiate lacrosse career in New Jersey, Luke came to Saratoga Casino to scratch his gaming industry itch. His favorite part of hosting is interacting with guests and knowing he helped make their day a little better. Outside of work, Luke enjoys spending time with his rescue dog, watching WWE, and going out with family.

Ashley Rios

With a background in customer service, Ashley understands the importance of building a connection with her guests. She started her career at Saratoga Casino as a Blackjack Dealer where she realized she had a knack for building relationships with people. It wasn’t long before she moved into the role of Casino Host. Ashley also plays an important role in developing our marketing initiatives and promotions, and what she enjoys most about her job is interacting with guests through the events she creates.