MGM Resorts International Names Bill Hornbuckle President & Chief Marketing Officer

 MGM Resorts International Names Bill Hornbuckle President & Chief Marketing

Recognized Industry Leader Has Expanded Role in Company's Growth Focus

PR Newswire

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 4, 2012

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM)
has announced the promotion of Bill Hornbuckle to President & Chief Marketing

In the newly-created position that will report to Jim Murren, Chairman & CEO
of MGM Resorts International, Hornbuckle will assume expanded responsibility
to include Gaming Development.

"Bill Hornbuckle is widely regarded as one of the most strategic and effective
leaders in the hospitality and entertainment industry," Murren said. "Since
assuming the newly-created role of CMO for the company in 2010, he has been
focused on growing the company's relationships with our customers and guests.
He has achieved this with significant success, for example, in the creation
and growth of our M life customer loyalty program," Murren added.

Murren said the appointment evolved from the execution of the company's
strategic plan that included expanding the company's presence domestically and

Murren also announced expanded responsibilities for Corey Sanders, the
company's Chief Operating Officer, Bobby Baldwin, President & CEO of
CityCenter, and Dan D'Arrigo, Chief Financial Officer.

Sanders will have expanded oversight and leadership of the company's operating
functions including Retail, Corporate Advertising and Sales divisions in
support of the company's growth strategies. Baldwin will assume the day to day
leadership role for the ARIA, Vdara, and Mandarin Hotels, as well as
CityCenter Residential and Crystals Retail. Sanders, Baldwin and D'Arrigo will
continue to report to Murren.

"Bill, Corey, Bobby and Dan are part of a leadership team that is high
performing and recognized as among the best of the best in our industry. I am
proud to have such strong Finance, Development, Marketing and Operational
leaders as we continue to grow the company as a leader in the hospitality and
entertainment industry," Murren said.

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is one of the world's leading global
hospitality companies, operating a peerless portfolio of destination resort
brands, including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage. The
Company also owns 51% of MGM China Holdings Limited, which owns the MGM Macau
resort and casino, and 50% of CityCenter in Las Vegas, which features ARIA
resort and casino as its centerpiece. For more information about MGM Resorts
International, visit the Company's website at

SOURCE MGM Resorts International

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