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MGM Resorts spokeswoman wins national PR honor

MGM Resorts International Senior Vice President of Public Relations Jenn Michaels was named Wednesday to an industry trade publication’s first-ever list of Top Women in PR.

Michaels, who oversees consumer media relations for Bellagio, Aria, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, and other company resorts, was recognized as one the most influential women in public relations.

Michaels and the other winners named by PR News span a range of domestic and international industries and sectors.

An awards luncheon for the honorees will be held in January in New York City.

Michaels has overseen such efforts as the opening of CityCenter in 2009 and the opening of Bellagio in 1998. Michaels oversees MGM’s 27-person public relations department.

Contact reporter Howard Stutz at hstutz@reviewjournal.com or 702-477-3871. Follow @howardstutz on Twitter.

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