GOLD STRIKE EARNS 2013 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE
BILOXI, Miss. (July 19, 2012) –Gold Strike Casino Resort has earned the 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. This award honors hospitality excellence and is given to only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. Only the top-performing 10 percent of businesses in TripAdvisor receive this honor.
To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.
“Gold Strike is honored to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” said Niklas Rytterstrom, Gold Strike General Manager. “Our team strives to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor.”
“TripAdvisor is delighted to celebrate the success of businesses around the globe, from Sydney to Chicago, Sao Paulo to Rome, which are consistently offering TripAdvisor travelers a great customer experience,” said Alison Copus, Vice President of Marketing for TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award provides top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers.”
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor-branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 50 million unique monthly visitors*, and over 60 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a division that provides the tourism industry access to TripAdvisor's millions of monthly visitors.
ABOUT GOLD STRIKE CASINO RESORT
Gold Strike Casino Resort, MGM Resorts International's 1,200-room resort located 30 minutes south of downtown Memphis in Tunica, Miss., recently completed the largest renovation and remodeling project in its history. The multi-million dollar transformation included all of Gold Strike's deluxe rooms and suites, hotel lobby, 30,000-square-foot conference and convention center, casino, high-limit gaming area, Chicago Steakhouse and the new Buffet Americana. The resort also features a refreshing spa and salon, the 800-seat Millennium Theatre, Atrium Café and 50,000 square feet of gaming space with 53 table games and more than 1,200 slot machines. For reservations or information, call 888-245-7529 or visit www.goldstrike.com.
Mary Cracchiolo Spain, Gold Strike Public Relations, (228) 386.7134, email@example.com