The Express Conferences Announces Community Service Collaboration with MGM Resorts International
Targeted initiatives enable both organizations the ability to provide a greater impact in community service and charitable work.
Las Vegas, NV, 11/1/2021. The Express Conferences and MGM Resorts International announced today that the companies will collaborate on a series of events designed to increase their commitment to serving their communities and beyond.
“At MGM Resorts International we create environments where entertainment, beauty, safety and responsibility are the hallmarks of our business. We care for our communities through volunteerism and philanthropy. We build and operate thoughtfully. We strive to create opportunity and positive outcomes wherever we are in the world. Grounded by our company values, Focused on What Matters (FOWM): Embracing Humanity and Protecting the Planet, it articulates our purpose and our commitment to a set of priorities and goals we hope will generate actions that can have an enduring impact on the world. Our three pillars under FOWM are Fostering Diversity and Inclusion, Investing in Our Communities and Protecting the Planet. We operate today with a view toward tomorrow.”
In an effort to invest in local communities and support both organizations’ commitment to corporate responsibility, targeted events will culminate in a half-day community service project that all attendees participate in, as well as a direct charitable donation from a portion of each conference’s registration fees.
“Giving back to our host communities is an essential part of each express conference. We are committed to make sure all of our attendees leave with a feeling they made an impact. This collaboration with MGM Resorts International will help take our community service to the next level,” adds Roy Edmondson, CEO of The Express Conferences.
This initiative ensures that host communities receive philanthropic contributions by way of community service projects, donations, and volunteer opportunities.
About The Express Conferences:
The Express Conferences are founded upon maximizing interactions with the industry’s most active event rights holders. The unique format is focused around limiting attendance to assure a 2-to-1 ratio of sellers to buyers, which allows for an abundance of relationship-building opportunities. The Express Conferences limit attendees to 90 individuals per conference and will also include a half-day community service effort for all attendees and a portion of registration fees go directly to charity.