22 August 2018

MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL TO ANNOUNCE COLLEGE OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM AND EXPANDED EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS

Las Vegas, August 22, 2018 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) (“MGM Resorts”) and the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) will seek approval from the Board of Regents on September 7 for a program designed to make education affordable and accessible for its employees in Nevada and throughout the country.

Legendary Rock Band Aerosmith Announces Las Vegas Residency “AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD” at Park Theater at Park MGM

LAS VEGAS (August 15, 2018) – America’s all-time top-selling rock ‘n’ roll band, Aerosmith, is bringing the heat to the Las Vegas Strip with their headlining residency, AEROSMITH: DEUCES ARE WILD. Shows begin Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Park Theater at the new Park MGM resort.  

GRAMMY Award-Winning Superstar Lady Gaga to Launch Exclusive Las Vegas Residency at Park Theater Friday, December 28

LAS VEGAS (August 7, 2018) – Six-time GRAMMY Award-winner, Golden Globe Award-winner and Academy Award-nominated superstar entertainer Lady Gaga will launch her exclusive residency at Park Theater at the new Park MGM resort Friday, Dec. 28. Citi is proud to join Lady Gaga and Park MGM as the official credit card of this residency, presented in partnership by Live Nation and MGM Resorts International.
 

MGM Resorts International Becomes Official Gaming Partner of the NBA in Historic Alliance

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.

MGM Resorts, Boyd Gaming Partner to Expand Mobile, Online Gaming Throughout the United States

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. 

MGM Resorts International and GVC Holdings Plc Announce Joint Venture To Create Leading Sports Betting and Interactive Gaming Platform in the U.S.

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 Says “That’s the Last Straw” by Reducing Single-Use Plastic Straws

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.

MGM Resorts’ UNIVERSAL LOVE Album Wins 5 Lions at Cannes Creativity Festival

LAS VEGAS (June 25, 2018) -- MGM Resorts International’s UNIVERSAL LOVE album, a collection of reimagined wedding songs for the LGBTQ community, won five Lions last week at the 65th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. The Cannes Lions festival, which this year drew over 32,000 entries representing 90 countries, is regarded as the leading global creative awards competition for innovative brand communications. 

Los Angeles’ Houston Hospitality to Open First Las Vegas Nightlife Venue at Park MGM

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.

MGM Resorts to Host Japanese Artist Kisho Mwkaiyama in Public Studio at Bellagio

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.