MGM MIRAGE Recognized by Fortune Magazine

March 27, 2007

For the seventh consecutive year, MGM MIRAGE has been named one of "America's Most Admired Companies" by Fortune Magazine. This recognition follows the magazine's annual survey that evaluates the reputation of companies with large U.S. operations.

MGM MIRAGE moved up two spots from 2006 and is ranked second in the Hotels, Casinos and Resorts industry. Additionally, MGM MIRAGE ranked first in the industry in several attributes, including innovation, quality of management and quality of products/services. Fortune's "Most Admired" is the definitive report card on corporate reputations.

To identify "America's Most Admired Companies" for 2007, Fortune asked executives, directors and securities analysts to rate companies in their respective industries. Criteria included: investment value, innovation, financial soundness, employee talent, quality of management and social responsibility.


MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM), one of the world's leading and most respected hotel and gaming companies, owns and operates 22 properties located in Nevada, Mississippi and Michigan, and has investments in three other properties in Nevada, New Jersey and Illinois. The Company has entered into agreements to sell its three Primm Valley Resort properties located in Primm, Nevada and its Colorado Belle and Edgewater properties located in Laughlin, Nevada. In addition, the Company has major new developments under construction in Nevada, Michigan and Macau S.A.R. CityCenter is a multi-billion dollar mixed-use urban development in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip; a new MGM Grand hotel and casino complex is being built in downtown Detroit; and the Company has a 50% interest in MGM Grand Macau, a hotel-casino resort currently under construction in Macau S.A.R. MGM MIRAGE supports responsible gaming and has implemented the American Gaming Association's Code of Conduct for Responsible Gaming at its properties. MGM MIRAGE also has been the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions for its industry-leading Diversity Initiative and its community philanthropy programs. For more information about MGM MIRAGE, please visit the company's website at

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