Award Date

Fall 2012

Degree Type

Professional Paper

Degree Name

Master of Hospitality Administration


Hotel Administration

First Committee Member

Thomas Jones, Chair

Number of Pages



Caesars Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, operational excellence, and technology leadership. Caesars is committed to environmental sustainability and energy conservation and recognizes the importance of being a responsible steward to the environment. Sustainability at Caesars Entertainment integrates strategic direction with the energy, innovation, and passion of its 70,000 employees. These employees are what drive Caesars Entertainment’s comprehensive sustainability strategy, CodeGreen (CodeGreen factsheet, 2012).

Caesars Entertainment Corporation owns two golf courses in Nevada. Rio Secco Golf Club opened in 1997 in Henderson and Cascata opened in 2000 in Boulder. Both are 18-hole championship Rees Jones designed golf courses that have received multiple awards and accolades for their service and course conditions. This professional paper will create a sustainability program for Rio Secco Golf Club and Cascata that will use CodeGreen initiatives developed by Caesars Entertainment.


Caesars Entertainment Corporation; Golf courses – Environmental aspects; Nevada; Sustainability; Sustainable development


Business | Hospitality Administration and Management | Sports Studies | Sustainability

File Format


Degree Grantor

University of Nevada, Las Vegas




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