Bill Hornbuckle Named Acting Chief Executive Officer And Paul Salem Chairman Of The Board for MGM Resorts International

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) yesterday announced that Chief Operating Officer and President Bill Hornbuckle, has been named acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and President, replacing outgoing Chairman and CEO Jim Murren. Murren informed the Company's Board of Directors in early February of his plans to step down prior to the expiration of his contract, and in light of the public health crisis gripping the nation and the travel industry, has vacated the position as of today so as to provide continuity of leadership for the Company.

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Apple Hospitality REIT Announces Executive Leadership Team Promotions

Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE: APLE) today announced the promotion, effective April 1, 2020, of six members of its senior management team. The promotions are in conjunction with the previously announced retirement of the Company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Kristian Gathright, and the Company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Bryan Peery, who will retire from their officer positions with the Company, effective March 31, 2020.