Goodwill of Southern Nevada (Goodwill®) is proud to announce the arrival of innovative IT expert Adam Lopez as vice president of information technology.
Adam brings extensive hospitality industry experience to his mission-critical role at Goodwill.
As a seasoned professional with over 20 years of experience in the field of information technology, Adam has held a variety of leadership positions within the industry, including his most recent role as an information technology consultant for Hard Rock International, where he assisted in the launch of Hard Rock’s new loyalty experience bringing together data and technology across 240 venues in 69 countries.
Previously, Adam served as corporate IT director of technical PMO for Golden Entertainment, Inc., where he was responsible for leading the company’s IT projects and initiatives. Prior positions also include director of IT PMO for VizExplorer; director of sales and marketing for GAN; corporate technical program manager for Bally Technologies; and casino technical manager for Caesars Palace at Sea.
In his role as vice president of information technology, Adam leads Goodwill’s IT communication strategies, process optimization, investments, and array of strategically aligned functions.
“Since joining Goodwill last fall, Adam has led important advances in retail operations, mission services, and cyber security,” said Rick Neal, president and CEO of Goodwill of Southern Nevada. “Whether protecting program participants’ personal information or increasing the efficiency of our retail operations, our systems are in good hands under Adam’s leadership.”
Adam earned a B.A. in Hotel Administration at San Diego Mesa College, a B.A.Sc. in Hotel Administration at UNLV, and is currently working on an MBA in IT Management from Western Governors University.
When he is not serving Goodwill and the community, Adam volunteers with Crisis Support Services of Nevada and enjoys hiking, camping, and other outdoor activities.