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Ben Winston appointed to MGM Resorts' Board of Directors

Producer and director Ben Winston has been appointed to the Board of Directors by MGM Resorts International. Winston joins the board as its 12th member.

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The exec is a Founding Partner of the production company Fulwell 73. As the co-executive producer of The Late Late Show with James Corden in 2015, he made history as the nation's youngest show producer of a late-night programme.

Winston said: "MGM Resorts is one of the premier gaming and entertainment companies in the world and I'm honored to serve in this leadership role. I'm looking forward to working with my fellow board members to drive growth, building the best experiences possible for our guests."

Winston has worked as the Executive Producer of Carpool Karaoke for Apple TV+, The Kardashians for Hulu and The Grammy Awards for CBS. In 2021, he directed Friends: The Reunion, which went on to become one of the most popular programmes in HBO Max's history.

Paul Salem, Chair of the MGM Resorts Board of Directors, said: "We are excited to welcome Ben to the board and know that his vast entertainment experience will be a tremendous asset as the Company continues to expand its gaming and entertainment offerings.”

Bill Hornbuckle, MGM Resorts CEO & President, added: "Ben has shown dynamic and creative leadership throughout his career.

"This is an exciting time for the Company as we look to create new, profitable revenue streams tied to the evolution of our gaming and entertainment offerings. We know Ben will provide great insight and creative counsel to our management team as we evolve and execute our strategy."


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