Chris Magee

Hospitality Account Executive at Schneider Electric

Chris MageeChris Magee, an Account Executive for the hospitality segment, leads the business development efforts with hotel and casino giants—MGM, Caesars, AEG Worldwide—and the tremendous hospitality growth in Las Vegas. He is driving the EcoStruxure for Hotel strategy across all Schneider Electric domains to deliver an enhanced guest experience through digital transformation. During his 30 years with MGM, most recently as VP of Sustainable Facilities in MGM’s Corporate Sustainability Division, Chris advanced MGM’s long-term energy management strategy while improving efficiency and reducing operating costs at resort facilities. This included evaluating, selecting, and deploying leading-edge efficiency and renewable energy technologies that met business goals and enhanced environmental leadership. Chris, a nationally recognized expert in energy efficiency and green building performance, continues to sit on or chair many boards and committees, including the U.S. Department of Energy, Better Buildings Alliance – Hospitality sector, and the Conservation District of Southern Nevada. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications and Media Studies from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In his time outside of work, you will find him at the pool either coaching or playing water polo.
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Checklist to Optimize Hotel Energy Consumption During Low Occupancy

Around the world, all kinds of buildings - from offices to hotels to retail spaces - have transitioned to a state of low occupancy, with some nearly empty. For hotels, securing the safety and security of guests and staff are a top priority.