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Cliff Atkinson Named President Of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

Cliff Atkinson Named President Of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, part of Curio Collection by Hilton, announced that Cliff Atkinson has been named president of the resort casino effective July 31.

A veteran of the hospitality industry with nearly 30 years of experience, Atkinson will bring a fresh leadership perspective to the property, positioning it for growth and continued success.

Atkinson has played a leading role in the success of several high-profile hotels across the country, including Luxor Hotel & Casino, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Gramercy Park Hotel, and in a corporate capacity at MGM Resorts International, where he led their hospitality center of excellence. At Virgin

Hotels Las Vegas, Atkinson will work closely with the executive team through a period of change, upholding the property’s reputation as a fun and exciting destination for its guests.

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