Kevin Sheehan

    Company: Scientific Games

    Kevin Sheehan joined Scientific Games Corporation as chief executive officer and president in August 2016.Previously he served as chief executive officer and president of Norwegian Cruise Line Holding Ltd., comprised of Norwegian Cruise Line and Prestige Cruises International, Inc., which operates Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas.At Norwegian, Kevin led major initiatives to expand the company’s revenues and increase profitability in the midst of a difficult economic climate. He also focused the organization on delivering increased guest services, raising guest satisfaction scores to record levels.In 2013, Sheehan completed Norwegian’s successful initial public offering on NASDAQ, and in 2014, he completed the acquisition of Prestige Cruises International, the market leader in the upscale cruise segment.Kevin’s management philosophy of leading by example enabled him to reinvigorate Norwegian by opening lines of communication and creating a positive corporate culture.Prior to Norwegian, Kevin was with Cendant Corporation. His last role was chief executive officer of Vehicle Services, which included global responsibilities of Avis, Budget, PHH Vehicle Management Services, and Wright Express.Kevin‘s earlier career included nearly 10 years in the media industry. He served as President of STT Video Partners, a joint venture between Time Warner, HBO and Sega, to offer interactive cable services directly into consumers‘ homes. He was also instrumental in the creation and launch of Telemundo.In 2011, Kevin was named “Miami Ultimate CEO” by the South Florida Business Journal, and in 2014 EY named him an “Entrepreneur of the Year”.Kevin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Hunter College and an MBA from New York University’s Graduate School of Business. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.

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