Arte Nathan – SecretaryFounder and CEO – Arte of Motivation

    Founder and CEO – Arte of Motivation

    Arte Nathan served as Chief Human Resources Officer for Golden Nugget, Mirage Resorts and Wynn Resorts from 1983 – 2006: he opened and helped operated all of their resorts in Atlantic City, Las Vegas, Mississippi and China. Arte left the gaming industry in 2006 and helped develop and open the Resort at Pelican Hill; after that he taught at UNLV for three years, and currently consults with clients worldwide on topics related to human capital management.

    He serves on the Board of several companies (hospitality and other) as well Hope for Prisoners. He is a frequent guest lecturer on the subjects of leadership, strategy, and human resources management, and writes a daily motivational blog (

    Arte graduated from Cornell University in 1972 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and Labor Relations.  He currently divides his time between Las Vegas and the Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York. He is an avid musician, hiker, canoeist, book enthusiast, and grandfather.