WILLIAM HORNBUCKLE BETTING ON YOURSELF

CEO and President of MGM Resorts International William Hornbuckle knows what it takes to bet on yourself and to win big! With over 30 years of experience, he moved from Connecticut to Las Vegas to complete his hospitality degree at UNLV. He was appointed as CEO June 2020 but has been serving as president since December 2012. MGM Resorts is planning to take a new route into the online gaming world. BetMGM is their online gaming platform, that houses sports betting and digital gaming. As the company sees rapid growth, they anticipate a $1 billion in net revenue in 2022. This will allow MGM Resorts to reach new customers outside of their traditional casino walls. Through the selling of their properties, they are able to pay and support the infrastructure of BetMGM. Hornbuckle knows that this strategy will bring in more resources and allow for expansion across new markets. He has simplified their goals and corporate structure to their advantage.

POWER THOUGHT

Fearlessly take a risk today. Challenge yourself with something new and unexpected. Know that you are able!

“For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.” - 2 Timothy 1:7