A number of resort operators are utilizing prize incentive applications — together with the prospect to win luxurious automobiles — to encourage their employees to work throughout this weekend’s Method One Las Vegas Grand Prix.
Caesars Leisure and The Venetian are providing massive money and comp prizes for employees who attend all their scheduled or on-call shifts throughout the race week, in accordance with inside communications from the businesses. The Venetian’s $250,000 “Race to the End giveaway” program consists of money prizes from $500 to $10,000 and a grand prize of a brand new Tesla Mannequin 3 or $25,000 money choice.
To be eligible, hourly Venetian employees should work each scheduled or on-call shift between Sunday evening and the evening of Monday, Nov. 20.
“It’s extremely essential for us to indicate our gratitude and appreciation to our Crew Members after a 12 months of exhausting work, dedication, flexibility, and endurance,” a spokesperson for The Venetian mentioned in a press release Wednesday. “We would like the prizes and experiences for our Crew Members to be over-the-top and replicate the identical pleasure that our friends will get pleasure from throughout this iconic week in Las Vegas. Our Crew Members are probably the most integral a part of showcasing this resort and this vacation spot on the world’s principal stage, and we’re extremely happy with their resilience and dedication to make this probably the most unbelievable occasion that Las Vegas has ever hosted.”
An identical program for Caesars employees affords tens of hundreds in prizes, together with comps for spas and eating places on Caesars properties, in accordance with an inside communications video posted Thursday on YouTube.
Caesars didn’t reply instantly reply to requests for remark. After the Evaluation-Journal sought remark from the corporate Wednesday, the video was made non-public.
In that video, regional president Sean McBurney describes the prizes and encourages the workforce to supply sturdy service throughout race weekend — whereas standing in entrance of the grand prize, a 2024 BMW X3.
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