James J Murren has been CEO of MGM Resorts Intl (MGM) for 3 years. Mr. Murren has been with the company for 14 years. The 50 year old. Mr. James Joseph Murren, also known as Jim, serves as Manager of MGM Growth Properties OP GP LLC. Mr. Murren has been the Chairman and Chief. James J Murren has been CEO of MGM Resorts Intl (MGM) for 3 years. Mr. Murren has been with the company for 14 years. The 50 year old. By Jonathan O'Connell By Jonathan O'Connell December 9, Follow OConnellPostBiz. A crackdown on gambling by the Chinese government, however, has jolted casinos there, driving down gambling revenue from two years ago. Murren serves as chairman of MGM China Holdings Limited, which owns MGM Macau and in will open MGM Cotai. Advisers urged Murren to put CityCenter into bankruptcy and lay off the workers toiling away outside his window. He leads a company of 71, employees operating in 17 destinations nationally and internationally, including MGM National Harbor in Prince George's County, Maryland which opened in December and the resort under development in Springfield, Massachusetts. John Murren attorney and state legislator Mother: Murren is chair of the American Gaming Association Board of Directors, the national trade association for the commercial gaming industry, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Brookings Institution. More specifically, you'll be able to:. But Murren, a football and baseball player in high school, had been encouraged by MGM to get off the sidelines and into the industry he was analyzing. He joined the Wall Street firm of Cyrus J. More states are opening their doors to casino gambling, and the competition is watering down profits. Follow us and join the conversation. He is chairman of the American Gaming Association, a member of the board of trustees of the Brookings Institution, and on the National Infrastructure Advisory Council. Green Building Council, and 80 percent of its hires are minorities. Spam Offensive Disagree Off-Topic. It was even a bit of a homecoming for his wife, Heather, a Maryland native he married in Saints Philip and James Catholic Church in Baltimore. For the National Harbor project, MGM received recognition from the U. The chart on this page features a breakdown of the total annual pay for James J. Latest Issue Debrief Podcast Subscribe. You must be logged in to report a comment. He is Chairman of the American Gaming Association, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Brookings Institution book ra the National Infrastructure Advisory Council. Controversy Alters Market Outlook. SuperFan badge holders consistently post smart, timely comments about Washington area sports and teams.