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John Redmond
Chief Executive Officer

Redmond’s career in the hospitality industry spans three decades.  He most recently served as managing director and chief executive officer of Echo Entertainment Group Ltd., a publicly-traded company based in Australia. He served as president and chief executive officer of MGM Grand Resorts LLC and a director of its parent company, MGM Mirage Inc., from 2001 to 2007.  Prior to that, he served as a co-chief executive officer and a director for MGM Grand Inc., as well as various other executive level positions with MGM Grand Inc.

Prior to joining MGM Grand, Redmond held various senior level executive positions with Caesars World Inc.

In addition to Allegiant he currently serves on the Board of Directors of Vail Resorts Inc. He has previously served on the boards of Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel and Casino Inc. and Echo Entertainment Group Ltd.

Redmond was originally elected to Allegiant’s Board of Directors in 2007 and served until June 2013, when he resigned to assume a full-time commitment in Australia. He was once again designated to serve on the board in April 2014.