Company: MGM Resorts International
Corey Sanders has served as Chief Operating Officer of MGM Resorts International since June 2010. He oversees operations at the company’s wholly-owned properties, which in Nevada include Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, New York-New York, Monte Carlo, Luxor, Excalibur and Circus Circus Las Vegas. He also oversees Beau Rivage in Biloxi and Gold Strike Tunica, both in Mississippi, as well as MGM Grand Detroit.Mr. Sanders previously served as the Chief Operating Officer for the company’s Core Brand and Regional Properties. In this capacity, he worked closely with then-Chief Marketing Officer and current President Bill Hornbuckle to develop innovative ideas that helped to turn MGM Resorts International into a powerful marketing organization.In his two decades with the company, Mr. Sanders also has served as corporate Executive Vice President of Operations, developing both growth opportunities and operating efficiencies for the company. He also has held the positions of corporate Executive Vice President and CFO of MGM Grand Resorts, and Executive Vice President and CFO of MGM Grand Las Vegas.He is a trustee of the UNLV Foundation and Chairman of the Nevada Resort Association. Mr. Sanders has served on the Board of Directors of the Animal Foundation.He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from UCLA.