Carol Cooper Named Director of Administrative Services for the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

Carol Cooper

Carol Cooper

(Las Vegas) – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance, formerly the Nevada Development Authority, announced today that Carol Cooper has been appointed to the position of Director of Administrative Services.

Cooper began her career with the Nevada Development Authority in 1989 as an accounting specialist and was promoted to financial manager in 2001. With more than 24 years of experience, service and dedication to this organization, she has witnessed many changes and accomplishments while watching Southern Nevada grow and flourish into the vibrant community that it is today. Cooper currently sits on the Las Vegas Perspective Board and in past years, she was an active board member of School to Career  and participated on the committee for Preview Las Vegas.

“Since I joined the organization in November, I have found Carol to be a dedicated and insightful member of our team.  Her years of service to this organization are a testament of her loyalty and commitment to our mission.  These attributes will not only assist her in her new role as Director of Administrative Services, but will help to move our organization forward,” said President and CEO, Tom Skancke.

About Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance is a 501(c)6 membership organization dedicated to diversifying the economy in Southern Nevada and building the foundations for long term economic growth.  For more information, call 702.791.0000 or visit www.lvgea.org.  The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance is located in The Rob Roy inNEVation Center.

About The Rob Roy inNEVation Center

The Rob Roy inNEVation Center is the first public/private economic diversification effort of its kind, bringing together entrepreneurs, business leaders, mentors, investors, educators and government agencies. The mission is to diversify Nevada’s economy by providing the resources and education necessary to start and grow great companies. The Rob Roy inNEVation Center was developed by Switch Founder and CEO Rob Roy. Switch is the developer of the world-renowned SUPERNAP, the largest, best-designed technology ecosystem in the world.

About Switch

Switch is the developer of the world-renowned SUPERNAPs, the largest, best-designed technology ecosystem in the world. Switch provides the world’s safest colocation,most affordable connectivity and a robust cloud ecosystem. The SUPERNAPs represent innovation, security and reliability for more than 600 global clients—from passionate startups to the world’s Fortune 100 powerhouses.

Rob Roy, CEO and founder of Switch, is the designer of the Switch SUPERNAPs with more than 218 patented and patent pending claims on data center systems, designs and related industry technologies that have truly changed the data center landscape.

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