Social Impact & Inclusion Vice President, Chief Sustainability Officer — Caesars Entertainment
As the lead executive for Sustainability at Caesars Entertainment, Gwen Migita drives the development of Caesars industry leading and award winning sustainability strategy; CodeGreen.
She directs an enterprise-wide CodeGreen Steering Committee and serves as the corporate leader of thirty property CodeGreen Teams. Gwen also manages external relationships and stakeholder strategies for Caesars environmental programs.
In her capacity as Community Engagement leader, Gwen directs corporate charitable giving, community relations, and HERO employee volunteer policies for the organization’s 70,000 employees at 56 domestic and international resorts. In 2011, Caesars Entertainment contributed over $12 million1 to philanthropic causes while employees reported 126,000 volunteer hours in local communities. She also manages Community Affairs for the privately funded Caesars Foundation.
Prior to her current role, Gwen was the Executive Development Director, advisor, and Chief of Staff to Caesars Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications & Government Relations and Vice President of Government Relations & Development. In this role, Gwen managed compliance, financials and supported senior management initiatives. During her tenure she successfully managed organizational growth through the Harrah’s-Caesars integration and served as the Chief of Staff for the company’s ballot referendum campaign in Rhode Island.
Gwen joined Caesars in 2004 as the Manager of Market Research where she directed consumer research for a variety of corporate and property initiatives. Prior to Caesars, she spent six years with QMark Research & Polling, starting as Research Director. Gwen drove the corporate expansion to the West Pacific for the research and advertising divisions of Starr Seigle Communications. In that role, Gwen worked with various multinational corporations such as Citibank, Kraft Foods and Anheuser-Busch, and as a research subcontractor to the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Navy, U.S. Census Bureau and the Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority. Gwen came to Las Vegas in 2002 where she was promoted to QMark’s Executive Vice President of Research.