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David Farahi, chief operating officer of Monarch Casino & Resort, has stepped down.
At Sage Restaurant:
Derek Simcik is director of culinary.
John Stanton is director of beverage.
Jeffrey Mihalakis is vice president of operations.
Kristie Jacobson Kimnach is director of Re/Max Commercial. She had been with CoStar Group.
Lightshade reports the following promotions:
Nick Drury is senior vice president of cultivation and production.
Dan Banks is vice president of cultivation and production.
Lianne Cartwright was named director of cultivation operations.
Maddie Hoffmann was named director of post-harvest operations.
Kate Baker has been promoted to chief marketing and business development officer for Brinkman Construction.
Michelle Shriver, a consultant to Monarch Casino & Resort since April, was named corporate vice president of operations and will have primary responsibility for the Black Hawk resort.