MGM Resorts International Named a Best Company for Diversity

MGM Resorts International is one of the nation’s “2013 Best Companies for Diversity” according to HispanicBusiness Media, a leading publishing and information services company for Hispanic professionals and entrepreneurs. MGM Resorts ranked 22nd out of 50 companies; it is the only integrated resort company to rank in this year's competition.

“On behalf of our 62,000 employees, we count it a true honor to be recognized by HispanicBusiness Media as a national leader in diversity,” said Jim Murren, Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International. “Diversity and inclusion for our company is not just a moral conviction—it is also a business imperative. We are a better company because of our diversity and celebrate the unique contributions each team member offers in meeting the needs of our diverse guests.”

The Best Companies for Diversity list ranks companies according to their engagement of Hispanics and other minorities in four different categories: board and leadership representation; recruitment, retention and promotion; marketing and community outreach; and supplier diversity. Other well-known companies named include: American Express Co., The Coca-Cola Co., and General Mills.