DEI as part of ESG portfolio
Aug. 13, 2021
1:20-2:10 p.m. ET
>>> Vice President of Social Impact, Sustainability, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Caesars Entertainment uses PEOPLE PLANET PLAY as the framework underpinning its Corporate Social Responsibility strategy, to address ways in which Caesars makes a positive contribution to people, the environment and communities through its business and responsible conduct. The CSR team, led by Gwen Migita, Vice President of Social Impact, Sustainability, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, works with internal stakeholders across departments, such as Facilities and Engineering, Procurement, Labor & Employment Law and others to integrate the CSR strategy throughout Caesars Entertainment corporate structure. Over her 14 years with Caesars, Gwen drove Caesars’ recognition as a leader in sustainability in the hospitality industry, and across other sectors, developing a best-practice strategy that included robust core performance, stakeholder communications and engagement, and organizational alignment. She positioned Caesars as a leader in social outcomes, transparency and disclosure through Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G4 standards at the CORE level, Green Key, Corporate Responsibility 100 , Human Rights Campaign (12 years), and the Points of Light Civic50 (four years) as one of the most community minded companies in America.
Gwen developed a leadership Diversity, Equity & Inclusion strategy that involved intersectional social impact issues, marketing, civic engagement, workforce, community reinvestment, supplier and contracting diversity, and policy advocacy initiatives.
Gwen has a B.A. in business from the University of Washinton and an MBA from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas.