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.

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.
Casino Host Michael

Michael Bott

Originally from the Philippines, Michael and his family moved to the US where he worked in media for over 20 years. With his passion for connecting with others and his love of poker, Michael sought to make a career change into the casino industry. After working as a cage cashier, Michel is excited to now work as a host which will allow him to interact more directly with guests and share his life experiences and stories. He looks forward to meeting you on your next visit!