Melonie Johnson, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa president & COO, reflects on her career in gaming in the latest episode of the GI Huddle, joining us from the famous Atlantic City property.
Reviewing the year New Jersey casinos have endured thanks to the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, Johnson speaks frankly about the most challenging period in her career.
Assessing those challenges, the Borgata president offers advice to aspiring young executives, including how the most important lessons can come from mistakes and failings.
Johnson also discusses New Jersey's future as a whole, online gaming and the role of the regulator, among other topics related to the Garden State.
Insight from this interview will additionally feature in the upcoming January/February edition of Gaming America magazine, which focuses closely on New Jersey's recent revival and subsequent success.
Click below to watch the full interview with Johnson, as she discusses her career, Borgata, MGM Resorts International, Atlantic City more broadly and more: