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Maria Garcia Takes First Place in  2017 MGM Resorts Recipe Showdown

Maria Garcia Takes First Place in 2017 MGM Resorts Recipe Showdown

LAS VEGAS (November 8, 2017) – Maria Garcia with BCD Travel in Chicago turned her family’s Pozole Rojo into an award-winning dish when she took first place in the fourth annual MGM Resorts Recipe Showdown in Las Vegas. Open to meeting planners, travel professionals and leisure partners, the competition was designed by MGM Resorts to showcase clients’ culinary talents and their favorite family recipes.  


Las Vegas Entertainment Community Unites for Vegas Strong Benefit Concert to Raise Funds for Victims of Recent Tragedy

Las Vegas Entertainment Community Unites for Vegas Strong Benefit Concert to Raise Funds for Victims of Recent Tragedy

LAS VEGAS (November 7, 2017) – Las Vegas’ entertainment industry is uniting in unprecedented fashion in support of the victims of the October 1 tragedy.  On Friday, December 1 at 7:30 p.m., T-Mobile Arena will host the Vegas Strong Benefit Concert, a special evening of entertainment featuring Boyz II Men, Cirque du Soleil, David Copperfield, Imagine Dragons, Penn & Teller, The Killers, and others soon to be announced.  Proceeds from the event will benefit the Las Vegas Victims Fund. 


WNBA Announces Relocation of San Antonio Stars To Las Vegas

WNBA Announces Relocation of San Antonio Stars To Las Vegas

NEW YORK (October 17, 2017) – The WNBA and NBA Board of Governors have unanimously approved the relocation of the San Antonio Stars to Las Vegas, WNBA President Lisa Borders announced today.  MGM Resorts International will own and operate the team, which will begin play in Las Vegas in the 2018 season. The team’s home arena will be the Mandalay Bay Events Center, one of the city’s premier entertainment venues, having hosted major concert and sports events since opening in 1999. 


MGM Resorts Commits $3 Million To Aid Victims Of Las Vegas Shooting And First Responder Organizations

MGM Resorts Commits $3 Million To Aid Victims Of Las Vegas Shooting And First Responder Organizations

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), the global entertainment organization, announced today that it will provide donations through the MGM Resorts Foundation in the amount of $3 million to fund humanitarian assistance to victims of the Las Vegas shooting, along with organizations who provide support to those who are first on the scene to assist in traumatic events. 


7,000 Jobs to be Created, No Taxpayer Dollars Being Sought as MGM Resorts International, The RCI Group Announce Agreement for MGM Bridgeport

7,000 Jobs to be Created, No Taxpayer Dollars Being Sought as MGM Resorts International, The RCI Group Announce Agreement for MGM Bridgeport

MGM Resorts International and The RCI Group today announced a formal agreement to build MGM Bridgeport, a world-class resort casino to be located at Steelpointe Harbor in Bridgeport, Connecticut.  The development’s impact would include:
  • More than 7,000 new jobs in the Bridgeport area
  • $50 million in license fees paid to the State of Connecticut in fiscal year 2018
  • $8 million in annual payments to Bridgeport
  • $4.5 million in annual payments to surrounding communities
  • More than $600 million in new private investment; 100% privately financed construction 
  • $430 Million in new labor income




MGM Resorts, Sydell Group Unveil Plans for Innovative Conference Space at New Park MGM in Las Vegas

MGM Resorts, Sydell Group Unveil Plans for Innovative Conference Space at New Park MGM in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (August 1, 2017) – MGM Resorts International and New York-based Sydell Group will debut a new meetings and conference space this fall as part of Monte Carlo Resort and Casino’s transformation into the highly anticipated Park MGM. 


MGM Resorts International Launches Program Celebrating Active Military & Veterans

MGM Resorts International Launches Program Celebrating Active Military & Veterans

LAS VEGAS (July 20, 2017) – Created in appreciation for our nation’s active military personnel, veterans and their spouses, MGM Resorts International’s new Military & Veterans Program (MVP) launches today, July 20.  Conceptualized and developed by MGM Resorts’ Veterans Employee Network Group, MVP provides special recognition, offers, discounts and benefits at MGM Resorts destinations throughout the U.S. to the country’s 24 million military members, veterans and spouses. With a military ID, they can sign up for the program on-site at MGM Resorts destinations.  


MGM Resorts International New Title Partner of National Basketball Association (NBA) Summer League

MGM Resorts International New Title Partner of National Basketball Association (NBA) Summer League

LAS VEGAS (July 7, 2017) – The NBA today announced that MGM Resorts International will become the title partner of the MGM Resorts NBA Summer League.  As part of the multi-year partnership, the newly debuted logo and event marks will be integrated across digital and television programming, promotional materials, and at MGM Resorts NBA Summer League games and events in Las Vegas. MGM Resorts NBA Summer League tips off later today.


MGM Resorts International Becomes Associate Partner of Art Basel

MGM Resorts International Becomes Associate Partner of Art Basel

LAS VEGAS (June 9, 2017) MGM Resorts International, one of the world’s leading entertainment companies, continues its long-standing commitment to presenting and supporting art in public spaces by becoming an Associate Partner of Art Basel. The partnership began in December 2016 when MGM Resorts became the Public sector’s Partner for Art Basel in Miami Beach.  The relationship strengthened with the support of Kingsley Ng’s ‘Twenty-Five Minutes Older’ Tram project during the Hong Kong show in March 2017 and now has grown into an Associate Partnership starting at Art Basel in Basel in June 2017.
 



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