iPlay America names new general manager

Kevin Hayes Jr. has joined iPlay America as director of food and beverage. – iPlay America

Samantha Unglert has been named iPlay America’s new general manager.

Unglert previously served as director of operations for the Freehold-based company.

“Samantha’s tenure as director of operations proved she is a leader with the insight, understanding and management skills to take our company into the future,” said iPlay America founder and CEO Robert McDaid. “Samantha knows the hospitality business inside and out and will give our guests the premium experience they expect and deserve every time they walk through our door.”

Unglert has been part of the management team since 2015.

“I love working for iPlay America; it’s fast-paced, challenging and always exciting,” Unglert said. “We are constantly improving and refining our product. New rides, new attractions, events and menu items. I look forward to leading this team of dedicated professionals and to providing our guests with the best entertainment experience in New Jersey.”

Kevin Hayes Jr. also joined the management team as director of food and beverage.

He has experience in hospitality management, and was formerly events manager and general manager of Victory Nightclub at Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment.