LAS VEGAS, Dec. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — MGM Resorts (NYSE: MGM) is recognized by the US Pan Asian Chamber of Commerce (USPAACC) as a Top 35 Corporation. The USPAACC is the most established and largest nonprofit organization representing Pan Asian Americans and their related groups in business, sciences, the arts, sports, education, public and community services. The announcement was made during the 35th Anniversary Jade Jubilee virtual tribute event held on December 8.
MGM Resorts supports the USPAACC through membership and sponsorship of their annual CelebrAsian Event which is the largest procurement conference for Asian American businesses, connecting Fortune corporations and governments with Asian American and minority businesses to pursue contracting relationships.
“Since 2007, we have aligned with the mission of the USPAACC because we also believe in the importance of representation and diversity in all aspects of our business,” said Tony Gladney Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion at MGM Resorts. “We are proud to be named a Top 35 Corporation and wish the USPAACC continued success in elevating the Pan Asian American community.”
Pan Asian Americans that include East, South, Southeast Asian and Pacific Islander Americans, represent $1 billion in buying power in 2020; and Pan Asian-owned businesses produced $700 billion in revenue in 2012, the last Census count. This community is projected to grow to 40 million in population in 2050.
The US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation (USPAACC) has attained the status of the most established and most effective national nonprofit business organization representing the fastest growing group in the United States.
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