Jim Murren was named Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International in December He leads a company of 71, employees operating 17. James J. Murren, also known as Jim Murren, is Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International, headquartered in Paradise, Nevada. Early career · At MGM · Other interests. Download an in-depth executive profile of MGM Resorts International, Chairman and CEO, James (Jim) Murren. Governance Convocations Services Historical Information Policy Index About Our Office Contact Us. FBI head nominee Wray pledges he would resign before improperly dropping an investigation. Contact Us Letter to Editor Jobs at the RJ News Tips and Press Releases. Views Read Edit View history. This commenter is a Washington Post contributor.