Spotlight: Presque Isle Downs & Casino


Richard Knight is the president, CEO and general manager of Presque Isle Downs & Casino in Summit Township near Erie, Pennsylvania. With more than 25 years’ experience in the gaming industry, Knight is responsible for continuing the development of and the supervision of operations. He recently was appointed a member of the Manufacturer & Business Association’s (MBA) Board of Governors, on which he will serve a three-year term. The Business Magazine recently sat down with Knight to discuss his new appointment, Presque Isle Downs, and his involvement with the Roar on the Shore® bike rally.