CAREERS: Where I Work - Britta Hartwell, entertainment publicity associate Foxwoods Resort Casino

How long have you been in your job? Three years

How long have you been in your job? Three years

How long have you been in your job? Three years

Describe the space you work in. My main office is located in the Grand Pequot Tower at Foxwoods. The tower is 25 stories up with breathtaking views of the surrounding woods, but my view consists of four white walls, a decomposing plant and a haunted TV set (it turns on and off by itself all day).

Do you socialize with your colleagues? We do occasionally get together for special occasions (holiday parties, baby showers, etc.). But overall, I think we all value our personal time and want to spend it with our families.

How often do you see the boss? Daily. He's a chocoholic like me, so if you break out the chocolate, he's there!

Who is the craziest person you work with? In my office, most of us could compete for that title! However, I am definitely the queen of practical jokes. I've been known to tape the receptionist's phone down and call her repeatedly, or change someone's computer screensaver or wallpaper to something bizarre. Luckily, everyone here has a great sense of humor.

How comfortable are your offices? I could do without the occasional mouse visit, but overall I have your typical office. Although windows would have been a nice touch...

How often are you still there when the cleaners come round? What cleaners?!

What is the best thing about working there? Free access to the concerts and opportunities to meet many of the entertainers that perform at Foxwoods. I've been lucky enough to meet some of my favorites, including B. B. King, Bill Cosby and Kenny Rogers. I was also selected to be an extra in the new TV commercial for Foxwoods, which was fun.

And the worst thing? You do want me to still have this job if you decide to print this, don't you?!

What's been your biggest mistake while working there? Believe me - this in an ever-evolving answer!

What is the biggest thing to hit your office in the past year? The HBO boxing event with Prince Naseem Hamed that was held here last year would probably take the cake.

Sneak us a good piece of gossip from your office You first...

Number of PR dept. employees: 11

Address: Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, Mashantucket, CT

Phone: (800) PLAY BIG


Senior manager: Arthur Henick

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