JAMUL, CA – The San Diego Business Journal has awarded Mary Cheeks, President and General Manager of Jamul Casino, the “Business Women of the Year” 2021 award at its annual event ceremony. Cheeks was one of three women to receive this honor in the Large Company category with 250 or more employees. This award recognizes Cheeks as one of San Diego’s esteemed female business leaders for her success in developing industry-wide COVID safety best practices, and in making Jamul Casino one of the region’s top destinations.
“We are excited and proud to congratulate Mary on this well-deserved award,” said Erica M. Pinto, Chairwoman of the Jamul Indian Village. “She is admired and well respected by the tribe and all 1,000 team members. Mary truly celebrates, values, and listens to each individual. Her work ethic and leadership are quite extraordinary.”