Headquartered in New York, Coastal Development, LLC, has led diverse development projects over the past decade that include the Seminole Hard Rock Casino and Hotel resorts in Florida. For the past six years, CEO and Chairman Richard T. Fields has guided Coastal Development, LLC, as majority owner of Sterling Suffolk Downs. The historic East Boston racetrack has a storied thoroughbred racing past and significant potential as the future site of a destination casino and resort complex.Richard Fields maintains an active profile in American quarter horse and thoroughbred competition and operates the Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Jackson Land and Cattle ranch. He manages the Fields Family Foundation and assists students and children with a passion for equestrian activities through the American Quarter Horse Foundation. Renewal efforts at Sterling Suffolk Downs have focused on refurbishment of facilities and reestablishment of large-purse racing events such as the Massachusetts Handicap. In addition, Coastal Development, LLC, and the Fields Family Foundation support the charitable endeavors of nonprofits such as the New York Police Foundation and the University of Rochester Medical Center.