Las Vegas Tourism News

Wynn appoints first chief sustainability officer

Wynn appoints first chief sustainability officer

12 June 2018 Hotel News

Wynn Resorts has announced the appointment of Erik Hansen as the company’s first chief sustainability officer. In this newly-created role, Hansen is responsible for the development of the company’s global sustainability strategy and energy procurement goals.

Park MGM opens on Las Vegas Strip  

Park MGM opens on Las Vegas Strip  

11 May 2018 Hotel News

With the lighting of its new marquee and hotel tower signs, Monte Carlo officially sheds its name this week for a new identity – Park MGM – making way for the resort set for completion later this year.

Hard Rock Las Vegas acquired by Virgin Hotels

Hard Rock Las Vegas acquired by Virgin Hotels

3 April 2018 Hotel News

Richard Branson has purchased the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas from a Brookfield-managed private real estate fund. The group plans to open a reconceptualised and revitalised property, the Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, in the second half of 2019.

Marriott reveals plans for 4,000-room Vegas development

Marriott reveals plans for 4,000-room Vegas development

13 February 2018 Hotel News

Marriott International and global development firm Witkoff have revealed plans to open a new resort at 2755 Las Vegas Boulevard South. Ushering in a new era of world-class hospitality, the integrated resort and casino to be named The Drew Las Vegas will debut the Edition brand in Las Vegas and mark The Strip’s first JW Marriott.