MGM Grand, Inc. (NYSE: MGG) today
announced the election of Robert H. Baldwin to its Board of Directors and
Robert H. Baldwin began his career in the gaming industry in 1982 as a
consultant at the Golden Nugget. After a rapid succession of promotions
within the organization, in 1984 he was appointed President of downtown`s only
In 1987, Mr. Baldwin was appointed President and CEO of The Mirage. He
and his executive management team redefined the standards by which Las Vegas
properties are judged and engineered one of the most successful destination
resort openings in the hospitality industry.
Mr. Baldwin is currently President and CEO of Mirage Resorts,
Incorporated, a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Grand, Inc. In addition, Mr.
Baldwin continues to serve as President and CEO of Bellagio, a position he has
held since October of 1998.
“We are pleased to recognize Bobby`s tremendous talents through this
appointment. Our Company has assembled a dream combination of assets and
people, that creates unquestionably the premier company in the industry,” said
J. Terrence Lanni, Chairman of MGM Grand, Inc.
The Mirage Resorts subsidiary consists of Bellagio, The Mirage, Treasure
Island, the Boardwalk Hotel and Casino, and The Golden Nugget all in Las
Vegas, The Golden Nugget in Laughlin, Nevada and Beau Rivage in Biloxi,