Las Vegas Sands, MGM Resorts named on World's Most Admired Companies list
February 17, 2017 9:39 AM
by Robert Mann
Both Las Vegas Sands and MGM Resorts International have been named on the new listing of Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies. The annual list is a ranking of the world's most respected and reputable companies, as judged by peers in their industry.
"Being recognized as one of the world's most admired companies is a testament to the dedication and professionalism of the more than 50,000 Las Vegas Sands team members we employ around the globe. As the founder of this company, nothing makes me prouder than to see our company receive such a notable distinction," said Sheldon Adelson, chairman and chief executive officer of Las Vegas Sands.
Jim Murren, chairman and chief executive officer of MGM Resorts International said, "This prestigious recognition is a testimony to the hard work and excellence of our 77,000 employees, and the strength of our leadership team. Ultimately our people and our leadership in innovation, social responsibility and quality environments combine to deliver a world-class experience to every guest."
The "World's Most Admired Companies" list is regarded as a leading report card on corporate reputations.