General Awards

2019

  • Forbes America’s Best Large Employer
  • National Council on Problem Gambling's (NCPG) Public Awareness Award
  • Fortune 500 List – Fortune Magazine

2018

  • America’s Best Employers (No. 76 of 500) – Forbes
  • America’s Best Employers for New Graduates (No. 147 of 250) ‒ Forbes
  • America’s Best Employers for Women (No. 199 of 300) – Forbes
  • Global 2000: World’s Best Employers (No. 13 of 500) – Forbes

2017

  • Colonial Award for Excellence for Best CSR ReportCompanies –American Society of Professional Communicators
  • World’s Most Admired Companies (No. 4 in the hotel,casino and resort sector) - FORTUNE Magazine
  • America’s 500 Best Large Employers 2017 - Forbes 

2016

  • America’s Best Large Employers of 2016 – Forbes Media
  • World’s Most Admired Companies – FORTUNE Magazine

2015

  • 50 Most Engaged Workplaces – Achievers
  • Global Gaming Awards
    • Responsible Business of the Year
  • Trailblazers in Community Impact – Metro Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award
  • Reputation Institute
    • America's Most Reputable Companies (No. 18)
    • U.S. Public Perception of Corporate Social Responsibility (No. 90)

2014

  • 50 Most Engaged Workplaces – Achievers
  • "Extraordinary Employer" – Department of Defense, Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve
  • Sustainable Workforce of the Year – Human Resource Officers Today Magazine
  • Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles – National Business Group on Health
  • Extraordinary Employer – Nevada Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve
  • PR News' CSR Awards:
    • Finalists:
      • CSR Professional of the Year (Jim Murren) – MGM Resorts International Chairman & CEO
      • Employee Relations – "Inspiring Our World: A Musical Journey"
      • CSR/Green Focus – "Inspiring Our World: A Musical Journey"
      • Distinguished Corporate Citizen Award – Michigan Congressional Black Caucus Delegation
  • "Top 100 Ideal Employers" for U.S. Business Students (No. 44) – Universum
  • Global Gaming Awards
    • Responsible Business of the Year
    • Land Based Operator
    • Bettering Communities, Women’s Leadership Conference Promotions
  • "Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles®" Award – National Business Group on Health
  • Sustainable Workforce of the Year Award – Michelle DiTondo, MGM Resorts International Senior Vice President – Human Resource Officers Today Magazine

2013

  • 50 Most Engaged Workplaces (No. 23) – Achievers
  • Overall Leader in CSR Practices – PR News CSR Awards
  • Finalist – Conde Nast Traveler Magazine’s "World Savers" Awards
  • Global Corporate Leadership Award – Sister Cities International
  • Top Diversity Employer – Hispanic Network Magazine
  • NASS Medallion Award for Philanthropy and Community Engagement – National Association of Secretaries of States'
  • Points of Light Award (Corporate Volunteer Program) – NV Volunteers, The Governor’s Commission on Service
  • "Top 100 Ideal Employers" for U.S. business students (No. 40) – Universum
  • "Top 100 Companies for MBA Students" (No. 86) – Universum
  • Responsible CEO of the Year – Jim Murren, MGM Resorts International Chairman & CEO – CR Magazine
  • Best Communications Campaign American Gaming, "Inspiring Our World: A Musical Journey" – American Gaming Association’s Communications Award

2012

  • 1921 Society Inductee – Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
  • Honoree (The MGM Resorts Foundation) – Easter Seals of Nevada
  • Corporate Donor of the Year (The MGM Resorts Foundation) – Nevada Children’s Center
Fostering Diversity & Inclusion

2019

  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality – Human Rights Campaign
  • Forbes America's Best Employers for Diversity
  • Ranked #1 on Top 8 Regionals Company List for Diversity – DiversityInc
  • Support of Women-owned Businesses − Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
  • Best for Vets Employer for 2019 – Military Times
  • Leading Disability Employer by the National Organization on Disability (NOD)

2018

  • Best Employers for Diversity (No. 126) - Forbes 
  • BEQ Pride LGBTQ Business Equality Excellence Award - Business Equality Network
  • 2018 Corporate Equality Index - Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • Best Large Employers (13) - Forbes
  • Top 10 Regional Companies (No. 3) – DiversityInc
    Thirteenth consecutive year of MGM Resorts ranking as a top company on a DiversityInc list
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality – Human Rights Campaign
    Seventh consecutive year of MGM Resorts ranking with a perfect score on this corporate equality index
  • Best Companies for Diversity – Black Enterprise Magazine
  • America’s Best Employers for Diversity (No. 126 of 250) – Forbes
  • BEQ Pride LGBTQ Business Equality Excellence Award – Business Equality Network
  • America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises – Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
    Fifth consecutive year of MGM Resorts ranking as a top company on this list
  • Million Dollar Club ‒ United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Million Dollar Club [expenditure of $25 million to $50 million with Hispanic-owned businesses]
    MGM Resorts has been named to this list since the award’s inception in 2009
  • Department of Defense Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve – Extraordinary Employer Support Award
  • America’s Top Corporation for Women’s Business Enterprises – Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, Bronze Distinction

2017

  • America's Top Corporations for Women's Business Enterprises – Women's Business Enterprise National Council
  • Partner of the Year 2017 - USVets Las Vegas
  • Top Corporation for Women’s Business Enterprises - Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
  • 50 Top Companies for Supplier Diversity - Black Enterprise
  • 50 Best Companies for Diversity - Black Enterprise
  • Community Partner Award for Diversity Excellence - College of Southern Nevada
  • 2017 Top Regional Companies (No. 3) - DiversityInc
  • 2018 Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality - Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • Million Dollar Club- The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • 2017 Major Corporate Owner of the Year Award- National Association of Minority Contractors
  • 2017 Joint Venture Development Team of the Year - National Association of Minority Contractors
  • 2017 Influential Company of the Year - Women Construction Owners & Executives USA
  • Award for New Product or Service Innovation - Loyalty360
  • 2017 Breakfast of Corporate Champions -Women’s Forum of New York
  • “In Appreciation For Your Continued Support of Las Vegas Veterans” - Veteran’s Action Group & Las Vegas Veterans Day Parade

2016

  • Impact Award – Western Regional Minority Supplier Development Council
  • Employer of Choice for High-Achieving Pan-Asian Millennials Award – National Association of Asian MBAs and The National Society of High School Scholars
  • Top Corporation for LGBT Economic Empowerment – Affinity Inc. Magazine
  • Top 10 Regional Companies (No. 5) – DiversityInc
  • 40 Best Companies for Diversity – Black Enterprise Magazine
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality – Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises – Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
  • ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award to The Women’s Leadership Conference (presented by The MGM Resorts Foundation) – Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Nevada
  • College of Southern Nevada Community Partner Award for Diversity Excellence 2016-2017
  • Employer of Choice for High-Achieving Pan-Asian Millennials Award – National Association of Asian MBAs and The National Society of High School Scholars
  • Top Corporation for LGBT Economic Empowerment – Affinity Inc. Magazine
  • Top 12 LGBT-friendly Hotel Brands in the U.S. (No. 7) – Travel & Leisure Magazine
  • Top 100 Corporations of 2016 for Supplier Diversity – Women’s Enterprise USA Magazine

2015

  • Employer of Choice for High-Achieving Pan-Asian Millennials Award – National Association of Asian MBAs and The National Society of High School Scholars
  • Joint Corporate Responsibility Council Honors Award (No. 20) – Association of Employee Resource Groups & Councils
  • 40 Best Companies for Diversity Award – BlackEnterprise Magazine
  • Top 10 Regional Companies (No. 4) – DiversityInc
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Committee of Las Vegas
    • Most Unique, Best Community Float
    • Best Overall Entry, "Dream Machine"
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality – Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • Las Vegas PRIDE Night
    • Best LGBT Community Supporter
    • Best Overall Float
  • Most Influential Black Lawyers – Phyllis A. James, MGM Resorts International Executive Vice President, Special Counsel for Litigation and Chief Diversity Officer – Savoy Magazine
  • Corporation of Distinction – The Señoras of Excellence Señores of Distinction 10th Anniversary Awards Gala
  • Million Dollar Club Member for Leading Brand in Supplier Diversity – United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Corporate Game Changer for Board Parity – Women's Forum of New York
  • America's Top Corporations for Women's Business Enterprises – Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

2014

  • Mosaic Award for Workforce Inclusion, "Inspiring Our World: A Musical Journey" – American Advertising Federation
  • The Employee Resource Group & Council Honors Award (No. 16) – Association of Employee Resource Groups & Councils
  • 40 Best Companies for Diversity Award, Employee Base, Senior Management and Board of Directors (No. 8) – Black Enterprise
  • Top 10 Regional Companies (No. 1) – DiversityInc
  • Best Companies for Diversity (No. 16) – Hispanic Business Media
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality – Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • America's Top Corporations for Women's Business Enterprises – Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

2013

  • Top 25 U.S. Diversity Council Groups, Bellagio – The Association of Employee Resource Groups & Councils
  • Top 10 Companies for Latinos (No. 8) – DiversityInc
  • Top 10 Regional Companies (No. 1) – DiversityInc
  • 50 Best Companies for Latina to Work for in the US, Honorable Mention – LATINAStyle Magazine
  • Best Companies for Diversity (No. 22) – Hispanic BusinessCorporation of the Year – Women's Business Enterprise Council, West Region
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality – Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • Top 50 Companies for Diversity & Inclusion (No. 30) – UPTOWN Professional Magazine
  • CEO Leadership in Action Award, Jim Murren, MGM Resorts International Chairman & CEO Profiles in Diversity Journal Magazine

2012

  • 25 Noteworthy Companies for Diversity – DiversityInc
  • Top 10 Companies for Latinos – DiversityInc
  • 40 Best Companies for Diversity – Black EnterpriseMagazine
  • 50 Best Companies for Latina Employees – LATINA StyleMagazine
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality – Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • 2012 Best Companies for Diversity – HispanicBusiness Media
  • Americanism Award, Jim Murren, MGM Resorts International Chairman & CEO – Anti-Defamation League, Nevada Chapter
  • Best Annual Report , Finalist – American Gaming Association Gaming Voice Awards
  • Top 25 U.S. Diversity Council Groups – Association of Diversity Councils
    • Bellagio (No. 17)
    • MGM Grand (No. 19)
  • Corporation of the Year Finalist – Las Vegas Urban Chamber of Commerce
  • Top 50 Employers List – Equal Opportunity Magazine
  • Best Overall Float and Best Overall Entry – Las Vegas Pride Parade
Investing in Community

2019

  • Beau Rivage Resort Business Volunteer of the Year – City of Biloxi
  • 50 Most Community Minded Companies in the US by The Civic 50

2018

  • 2018 AACC Outstanding College/Corporate Partnership Award - American Association for Community Colleges
  • National Operation School Bell Award - Assistance League Las Vegas
  • 2018 Best Companies for Diversity list - Black Enterprise
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation – Revitalize America Honoree (MGM Springfield)
  • Western Mass Employment Collaborative – Outstanding Employer (MGM Springfield)
  • Retail, Hospitality and Tourism Talent Network – Industry Champion of the Year Award for workforce solutions in the community (Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa)
  • American Association for Community Colleges – Outstanding College/Corporate Partnership Award (MGM National Harbor and Prince George’s Community College)
  • Prince George’s Community College Foundation Inc. – Partners for Success Gala Award (MGM National Harbor)
  • University of South Alabama Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management – Industry Partner of the Year (Becky Smith, Director of Human Resources, Beau Rivage)
  • National Designations – AARP and Military Friendly

2017

  • The Civic 50’s Most Community-Minded Companies in America – Points of Light

2016

  • Hospitality Partner of the Year – Goodwill of Southern Nevada
  • The Civic 50’s Most Community-Minded Companies in America – Points of Light

2015

  • Corporate Partner of the Year Award (Beau Rivage) – American Red Cross Southeast Mississippi
  • Community Achievement Award – Nevada Broadcasters Association

2014

  • Goodwill of Southern Nevada
    • Hospitality Partner of the Year (MGM Resorts International)
    • Community Partner of the Year (Bellagio)
  • Service Above Self Award – Las Vegas Rotary Club
  • Appreciation Award – Epicurean Charitable Foundation
  • Foundation of the Year – Vegas Inc's Angel Awards
Protecting the Planet

2019

  • Food Recovery Challenge Award: Bellagio Hotel & Casino – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • World Procurement Congress and Awards Shortlist: Oyster shell recycling process & collaboration (CSR category) – Procurement Leaders

2018

  • U.S. Food Loss & Waste 2030 Champion! - USDA
  • Leading Company in Sustainability – Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association
  • Interior Lighting Campaign: Greatest Annual Energy Savings for Lighting Retrofits (Large Project) ‒ Better Buildings / U.S. Department of Energy (recognition of Mandalay Bay)
  • Interior Lighting Campaign: Best Use of Lighting Controls in a Single Building – Better Buildings / U.S. Department of Energy (recognition of MGM Resorts Call Center)
  • Food Recovery Award for Highest Percentage Increase in Food Waste Diversion from Previous Year (recognition of Bellagio)

2017

  • 2017 INNOVATION Award for Conservation and Sustainability -The Las Vegas Business Press
  • Largest Portfolio Using Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS) - U.S. Department of Energy
  • Five Green Keys- ARIA, Vdara, Bellagio, Delano, Mandalay Bay, MGM Grand Las Vegas & MGM Grand Detroit
  • Four Green Keys - Circus Circus, Excalibur, Luxor, The Mirage, Park MGM, New York-New York, MGM Signature, Beau Rivage, & Gold Strike Tunica
  • Four Green Globes- Bellagio, Excalibur, Luxor, Mandalay Bay, MGM Grand Las Vegas, The Mirage, New York-New York & MGM Signature

2016

  • LEED Gold Certification – MGM National Harbor, by U.S. Green Building Council
  • LEED Gold Certification – The Park, by U.S. Green Building Council
  • LEED Gold Certification – T-Mobile Arena, by U.S. Green Building Council
  • “5 Green Keys” (ARIA Resort & Casino) – Green Key Global
  • Largest Portfolio-Wide Energy Savings – Lighting Energy Efficiency in Parking (LEEP) Awards
  • Green Globes Four Globes: Bellagio, Excalibur, Luxor, Mandalay Bay, MGM Grand Las Vegas, The Mirage, New York, New York, The Signature
  • Water Hero Award – Water Conservation Coalition

2015

  • 3-Star Green Restaurant Certification (Café Bellagio) – Green Restaurant Association
  • Green Award Winner Hotel Casino Category – Las Vegas Business Press
  • Business Excellence Award, Trailblazer Category – Las Vegas Metro of Commerce
  • Top 100 Most Environmentally Responsible Companies (No. 112) – Newsweek Magazine's Green Rankings
  • Food Recovery Challenge Award – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Best Environmental Stewardship, Finalist – U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

2014

  • Energy Project of the Year Award – AEE Region V Renewable
  • "Galaxy" Award – Alliance to Save Energy Stars of Energy Efficiency
  • Renewable Energy Project of the Year Award – Association of Energy Engineers
  • "5 Green Keys" (Vdara Hotel & Spa ) – Green Key Meetings
  • Top 100 Most Environmentally Responsible Companies (No. 82) – Newsweek Magazine's Green Rankings
  • The Lighting Energy Efficiency in Parking (LEEP) Awards
    • Highest Absolute Annual Savings in a Retrofit at a Single Parking Structure (MGM Grand Detroit)
    • Largest Percentage of Facilities Upgraded (MGM Resorts International)
  • TripAdvisor’s "GreenLeaders" Award
    • Platinum Level: ARIA Resort & Casino and Vdara Hotel & Spa
    • Gold Level: MGM Grand Las Vegas, The Mirage, Monte Carlo, New York-New York
    • Silver Level: Excalibur, Luxor, Gold Srike, Beau Rivage
    • Bronze Level: Circus Circus Las Vegas
  • Food Recovery Challenge Award – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

2013

  • Las Vegas Business Press "Best Green Practices: Campaign"
  • TripAdvisor’s "GreenLeaders" Award
    • Platinum Level: ARIA Resort & Casino and Vdara Hotel & Spa
    • Gold Level: MGM Grand Las Vegas, The Mirage, Monte Carlo, New York-New York
    • Silver Level: Excalibur, Luxor, Gold Srike, Beau Rivage
    • Bronze Level: Circus Circus Las Vegas

2012

  • "5 Green Keys" – Green Key Global
    • Bellagio Resort & Casino, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
    • ARIA Resort & Casino, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
    • Mandalay Bay Resort, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
    • MGM Grand Las Vegas

2011

  • Business Leadership Recycling Award – American Forest & Paper Association
  • 500 Most Environmentally Friendly Companies (No.157) – Newsweek Magazine
  • U.S. Green Building Council Nevada Chapter Awards
    • "Exceptional Leadership and Advocacy – LEED Project" (CityCenter)
    • "Organizational Excellence"

2010

  • Earth-Minded Award (ARIA Hotel & Casino) – The American Society of Interior Designers and Hospitality Design Magazine 500 Most Environmentally Friendly Companies (No.174) – Newsweek Magazine
  • Best Green Owner – Las Vegas Business Press

2009

  • "Friend of Glass" Recycling Award – The Glass Packaging Institute
  • "Best Commercial Project" (CityCenter) – Forest Stewardship Council Award

2006

  • Water Hero Award – Southern Nevada Water Authority
Caring for One Another

2018

  • The Civic 50: America’s Most Community-Minded Companies – Points of Light (the third year of this recognition) 
  • AACC (American Association for Community Colleges) Outstanding College/Corporate Partnership Award – for MGM National Harbor and Prince George’s County Community College Partnership 
  • Corporate Partner of the Year ‒ Grant a Gift Autism Foundation 
  • National Operation School Bell Award – Assistance League Las Vegas