In 2013, Mr. Duranta Rowans joined the Wild Rose Team as a server at Coaches Corner. He enjoyed meeting and visiting with the guests so well that he took the opportunity to join the Player Development Team in June 2018. As a Casino Host, Duranta revels in assisting guests with questions or concerns while making their Wild Rose experience enjoyable. Mr. Rowans’ favorite aspect of his position is being involved on the casino floor, whether it’s promotions or greeting the guests. His outgoing, friendly demeanor makes him a personable and valuable addition to the Player Development team.
Mr. Rowans moved from Chicago to the Clinton area in 2011. He enjoys basketball, gaming, drawing, and spending time with his family in his free time.
Duranta can be reached at 563.519.3062 or email him at Duranta.Rowans@wildroseresorts.com
Assistant Marketing Manager & Casino Host
Ms. Larissa Van Zuiden began her career at the Wild Rose Casino and Resort in October 2018, as a Casino Host and Marketing Coordinator. In January 2019, she accepted the Assistant Marketing Manager position. With a background in customer service, Ms. Van Zuiden has the skills to provide guests with a memorable experience at the Wild Rose, while maintaining accurate reports for the business. As a new member to the team, she looks forward to meeting and establishing connections with the guests that visit the Wild Rose in Clinton.
Ms. Van Zuiden holds a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Management with a Human Resource specialization from Ashford University. She is also a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society for academic achievement. In her spare time, Larissa enjoys traveling, shopping, sports, and spending time with loved ones.
Larissa can be reached at 800.457.9975 ext 6502 or email her at Larissa.VanZuiden@wildroseresorts.com
Mr. Akif Zendeli is the newest member of the Wild Rose Host Team. He enjoys meeting new people and looks forward to providing each guest with a great experience. In Mr. Zendeli’s free time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, and traveling. You can also find Akif helping out with his family business.
He can be reached at 563-519-3062 or email him at Akif.Zendeli@wildroseresorts.com