MGM Resorts plans a casino-themed social game

10/6/2011 | Wall Street Journal, The

MGM Resorts plans to launch a "FarmVille"-style game to lure social networkers into its real-world casinos, says MGM chief executive Jim Murren. The game will allow social media users to play the role of a casino mogul, and could pave the way for other social-gaming projects in future. "The demographics of [online] gamers are really right in the strike zone of the gaming industry," Murren says.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Media

Job Title Company Location
Senior Manager, Video Center of Excellence
IAB
New York, NY
Business Affairs Manager
Opera Mediaworks
New York City, NY
VP, Client Partner, Digital Marketing
iCrossing, Inc.
Santa Monica, CA
Senior Regional Interactive Sales Manager
Comcast Spotlight
Bethesda, MD
Sales Executive, CafeMom.com and MamásLatinas.com
CafeMom
New York, NY