Rick Arpin is Senior Vice President of Entertainment for MGM Resorts International. Rick’s responsibilities include oversight of the Company’s entertainment operations, which consist of multiple entertainment and sports venues and festival venues, including the new T-Mobile Arena and Park Theater in Las Vegas, and Theater at National Harbor in Maryland. Rick oversees teams responsible for operations, programming, marketing, ticketing and finance. He has been with MGM Resorts since 2002.
Rick Arpin will discuss the inner workings of the casino resort business, discussing the key elements to making the guest experience come to life. Learning Objectives: 1. Discuss industry specific knowledge of the casino hotel industry 2. Understand market dynamics for Las Vegas as a tourism-driven market.