The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (the Chamber) is pleased to announce that Wendy Hamilton, general manager of SugarHouse Casino, will receive the 2018 Paradigm Award, the region’s most prestigious award for businesswomen.

“Wendy is one of our region’s most influential figures and represents our community of outstanding business leaders,” said Chamber President and CEO Rob Wonderling. “She has paved the way for women in business as a successful leader of SugarHouse Casino, both regionally and nationally.”

Ms. Hamilton oversees 1,500 employees and all day-to-day operations at SugarHouse, including the property’s gaming repertoire, seven food and beverage venues and The Event Center. In addition to managing all property amenities, Ms. Hamilton supervises all human resources, marketing and finance functions.

A Philadelphia native, Ms. Hamilton received a Bachelor of Science in biology from Duke University and a Master of B