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NV Gaming Commission Approved licensing For Former MGM Grand Executive

The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved licensing for former MGM Grand executive Alex Yemenidjian in the long-awaited transfer of the Tropicana Las Vegas resort. Yemenidjian is part of Onex Corp., a Canada-based private equity firm that plans to take over the Tropicana toward the end of the year, investing more than 0 million in upgrades to the dated property.

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