By: Jim Murren, Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International
I recently had the opportunity to visit the site in Maryland of the U.S. Civil War’s heaviest one-day battle. The Battle of Antietam was a turning point in so many ways for our, at the time, young nation. The visit was timely in the context of this election year, and the transfer of power that is now under way following this week’s election.
The annual list is compiled on behalf of FORTUNE by the Korn Ferry Hay Group, a global management consulting firm that surveyed thousands of executives, directors, and securities analysts to determine the results.
Employees of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) donated more than 154,000 pounds of food to Three Square Food Bank in the continuous effort by MGM employees to extend the staff of life to food insecure residents this holiday season.
Las Vegas, September 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Building on its long-standing commitment to diversity and philanthropy, MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) today announced a $1 million donation to the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC). The gift will support the construction of the Smithsonian’s 19th museum, scheduled to open in 2016.
Company ranks No. 18 on list comprised of hotel companies, airlines, travel sites and quick service restaurants
LAS VEGAS, June 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) has been named one of America’s most reputable companies in the hospitality and travel industry, according to findings of research by Reputation Institute, a leading global source on corporate reputation.
MGM Resorts ranks No. 18 on Reputation Institute’s inaugural top 50 list which rates U.S. hotel companies, airlines, travel sites and quick service restaurants. Other companies on the list include: Chipotle, Marriot International, Panera Bread and Starbucks.
LAS VEGAS, May 21, 2015 /3BL Media/ — In partnership with MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and the City of Henderson, Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas will serve its 100th partner family in Clark County on May 29 with a home dedication ceremony.
Joanne Langston and her family will receive the keys to their new three-bedroom home in Henderson thanks to the support of MGM Resorts and the company’s employees, the City of Henderson and contributions from Habitat’s homeownership program.
2007, MGM Resorts International partnered with community organizations and Las Vegas businesses to create an event that has evolved to the Women’s Leadership Conference. This year’s conference is July 13 & 14 at MGM Grand Las Vegas.
MGM Resorts own Executive Vice President Special Counsel-Litigation and Chief Diversity Officer has been named to an elite list of the top influential women in corporate America by Savoy Magazine.
Phyllis James is on the list that includes Ursula Burns, Chairperson and CEO of Xerox; Rosalind G. Brewer, President and CEO of Sam's Club and Wal-Mart Stores; and Carla Harris, Vice Chair of Global Wealth Management for Morgan Stanley, among many others.