CXO Insider: MGM's Atif Rafiq shares insights on driving business innovation and tech's role in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic
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- Published October 13, 2020
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- Format Webcast
The hospitality and entertainment industries were some of the hardest hit by the economic shutdowns stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. In this exclusive TechRepublic Premium CXO Insider interview, Atif Rafiq, president of commercial and growth at MGM Resorts International talks with TechRepublic's Karen Roby about how the company accelerated the use of technology to help ensure customer and employee safety and re-open amid the virus outbreak. As an entrepreneur and executive with two decades of experience in tech leadership at companies like Volvo, McDonald's, Amazon and Yahoo, Rafiq also shares his insights on bringing Silicon Valley ways to traditional organizations, helping them use technology to drive digital transformation, customer engagement and growth.