Hotel Cheat Sheet

An at-a-glance look at parent companies and their affiliated brands

Gaming Names
The giants of gaming own many of the properties on the Las Vegas Strip. What's more, what happens in Vegas doesn't always stay there: These companies capitalize on name recognition when they open up new properties the world over. Let's name names.

Caesars Entertainment         
Las Vegas Sands Corp.
• Bally's• Palazzo
• Caesars Palace• Venetian
• The Cromwell• Sands
• Flamingo 
• Harrah's 
• Paris 
• Planet Hollywood 
• The Quad 
• Rio 

MGM Resorts International

• Aria
• Beau Rivage
• Bellagio
• Circus Circus
• Excalibur
• Gold Strike
• Luxor
• Mandalay Bay
• MGM Grand
• The Mirage
• Monte Carlo
• New York-New York
• Railroad Pass
• Vdara

The giants of lodging continue to grow, not only by opening up more properties the world over but also by acquiring other companies, or launching new brands of their own. It can be a challenge to remember which company flies which flags. With that in mind, here's the lowdown on seven big meetings-friendly suppliers. STR's chain scale designation is noted for each brand. In the case of brands that STR hasn't classfied, designations were provided by the lodging company.