NEW YORK and LAS VEGAS (July 31, 2018) – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today a new multi-year partnership that will make MGM Resorts the official gaming partner of the NBA and WNBA. The announcement was made this afternoon by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and MGM Resorts International Chairman & CEO Jim Murren in New York City.
Las Vegas, July, 29, 2018 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) today announced an unprecedented partnership to significantly increase each company’s market access and customer base throughout the United States.
Las Vegas, July 29, 2018 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) (“MGM Resorts”) and GVC Holdings PLC (LON: GVC) (“GVC”) today announced the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture to create a world-class sports betting and online gaming platform in the United States, well-positioned to engage in the new opportunities created by the recent Supreme Court decision overturning the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, or PASPA.
MGM Resorts International announced that single-use plastic straws will only be served upon request at company operated restaurants in the U.S. As one of the world’s top five largest non-chain restaurant operators in the world, MGM Resorts and its employees understand their responsibility in protecting our planet and helping reduce their carbon footprint. This initiative, which began rolling out in May 2018, aims to eventually remove more than 250,000 straws a day from landfills and waterways—that’s 100,000,000 million straws each year.
LAS VEGAS (June 19, 2018) – Los Angeles-based Houston Hospitality, founded by trendsetting fraternal twin brothers Jonnie and Mark Houston, will redefine the Las Vegas Strip’s nightlife landscape with the Dec. 31, 2018 opening of On The Record at Park MGM.
LAS VEGAS (June 13, 2018) – Notable Japanese artist Kisho Mwkaiyama will begin work on a new artwork, Vendarta 100: Six Elements and The Seasons, in a public studio at Bellagio Resort & Casino on June 29. The experience is presented by MGM Resorts Art & Culture, a program which focuses on commissioning, collecting, supporting and presenting modern and contemporary art in and around MGM Resorts destinations globally. Mwkaiyama’s work will become part of MGM Resorts’ Fine Art Collection.