James G. Jalet III
President & CEO, JNR Incorporated
James Jalet is President & Chief Executive Officer of JNR Incorporated, a company that offers customized and personalized service in the areas of travel, incentives, meetings, conventions, merchandise, debit cards, entertainment, and special events. Jalet founded the company after spending nine years in high-powered positions in the hotel and entertainment industries. After graduation from UNLV in 1971 with a B.S. in Hotel Management, he became Assistant Director of Sales and Marketing for Walt Disney World. From 1973 to 1975, he was Director of Sales for the old MGM (now Bally’s) Casino. He left to join the Aladdin Casino where he became Vice President of Sales and Marketing, then Vice President/General Manager of the property. Jalet has guest-lectured at UNLV and holds Board seats on the Incentive Advisory Board for Four Seasons Resorts and Hotels and the Las Vegas Business Forum. He is also active in Meeting Planners International (MPI) and the Society of International Travel Executives (SITE).