South Carolina Event Coordinator Wins Scholarship to The International School of Hospitality

TISOH is pleased to welcome Tabatha Cantrell of Landrum, winner of the Foundation of NACE 2014 Timothy SY Lam and Patti J. Shock Education Scholarship.

LAS VEGAS – The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) is pleased to welcome Tabatha Cantrell of Landrum, South Carolina, winner of the Foundation of NACE 2014 Timothy SY Lam and Patti J. Shock Education Scholarship. Cantrell is the events coordinator for the Cliffs of Glassy, a residential golf course community. The scholarship awards her enrollment… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Introduces Mobile Check Deposit

Nevada State Bank customers are now able to deposit checks anytime using the new Mobile Check Deposit feature in its new mobile banking application.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank customers are now able to deposit checks anytime, from nearly anywhere, using the new Mobile Check Deposit feature in its new mobile banking application. “Our new mobile banking app lets you use your mobile device to deposit checks wherever you are. There’s no need to visit an ATM or… [More...]

Monthly Report Focused on “Personal Goals” of High Net worth, Released by The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released its High Net Worth Report series, focusing on the personal goals of high net worth individuals.

LAS VEGAS – The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the seventeenth edition of its High Net Worth Report series, with this month’s analysis focusing on the personal goals of high net worth individuals. Utilizing research from the 2014 High Net Worth Survey, the full results of which were released in August, highlights from… [More...]

TISOH Grads Land Jobs and Promotions in Short Order

Two recent graduates from TISOH landed a job and attained a promotion in their chosen profession shortly after completing their summer courses this August.

LAS VEGAS – Two recent graduates from The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) landed a job and attained a promotion in their chosen profession shortly after completing their summer courses this August. TISOH specializes in practical, short-term training certificate and diploma programs for hospitality professionals pursuing career development and for people seeking to enter the… [More...]

CALV names Tedd Rosenstein Member of the Year

The Commercial Alliance Las Vegas has named longtime local real estate professional Tedd Rosenstein its CALV Member of the Year for 2014.

The Commercial Alliance Las Vegas has named longtime local real estate professional Tedd Rosenstein its CALV Member of the Year for 2014. CALV President Hayim Mizrachi presented the award to Rosenstein on Sept. 19 during CALV’s ninth annual Commercial Alliance Educational Symposium at the Gold Coast hotel-casino. Mizrachi said CALV honored Rosenstein for his years… [More...]

Litigation Services Earns Spot on Inc. 5,000 List of Fastest-Growing U.S. Companies

A whopping 280 percent growth spurt over three years has earned Las Vegas-based Litigation Services a spot on the 2014 Inc. 5000 List.

LAS VEGAS – A whopping 280 percent growth spurt over three years has earned Las Vegas-based Litigation Services a spot on the 2014 Inc. 5000 List, published in Inc. magazine’s September 2014 issue. The list, in its 33rd year, ranks the fastest-growing, privately held companies in the United States. “This is really good news, especially… [More...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Prices Holding Steady, Fewer Cash Buyers

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada held steady at $200,000.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show the median price of homes sold last month in Southern Nevada held steady at $200,000, while fewer buyers are paying cash for local homes. GLVAR reported the median price of single-family homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during August was $200,000,… [More...]

Park Place Infiniti Trainees to Transform “Trash Truck”

A 1996 Nissan Frontier pickup truck that is no longer road-worthy and deemed the dealership’s “trash truck” will soon have a new lease on life.

LAS VEGAS – A 1996 Nissan Frontier pickup truck that is no longer road-worthy and deemed the dealership’s “trash truck” will soon have a new lease on life. Two Park Place Infiniti trainees are tasked with bring the truck back to its former glory. “When we get young guys with a lot of potential, we… [More...]

Urology Specialists of Nevada Relocating Charleston Boulevard Office

As part of its commitment to provide patients with the most efficient services, Urology Specialists of Nevada will be closing its Central Campus office.

LAS VEGAS – As part of its ongoing commitment to provide its patients with the most up-to-date and efficient urological services, Urology Specialists of Nevada will be closing its Central Campus office at 5701 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 201, and relocating three miles east of its current location to 2010 Goldring Ave., Suite 200, adjacent… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Names Terry A. Shirey as President and COO

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Haun remains Chairman and CEO; New CFO, Controller and EVP Human Resources also named Las Vegas – Nevada State Bank announced that Terry A. Shirey, who has served for the past six years as chief financial officer (CFO), has been named president and chief operating officer (COO) and that Dallas E. Haun will continue to serve… [More...]

TISOH Graduate to Lead Local International Special Events Society

A graduate from the TISOH, has been named president of the International Special Events Society, Las Vegas Chapter (ISES).

LAS VEGAS – John Humphries CSEP, a graduate from the International School of Hospitality, has been named president of the International Special Events Society, Las Vegas Chapter (ISES). Humphries owns the local full-service event production and design company, Earth Water Sky, specializing in creative audio, video, and lighting solutions for special events, conferences, and trade shows. He… [More...]

GLVAR Elects New Board Members for 2015, Led by President Keith Lynam

The GLVAR has elected new board members and officers to lead Southern Nevada’s largest professional trade organization in 2015.

The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has elected new board members and officers to lead Southern Nevada’s largest professional trade organization in 2015. Current GLVAR President Heidi Kasama, whose one-year term heading the association ends Dec. 31, 2014, announced the results of GLVAR’s annual election today. Officers of the 2015 GLVAR Board of Directors… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Raise Funds for American Heart Association

Nevada State Bank is showing its heart by raising money for the American Heart Association (AHA).

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank is showing its heart by raising money for the American Heart Association (AHA). Bank branches throughout the state are selling “hearts” for $1, $5, $25 or even $100. The funds raised benefit the work of the AHA in Nevada, and the hearts will be on sale through the end of… [More...]

Nevada State Bank and “Eye Care 4 Kids” Helping Nevada Students See Their Way to Success

Nevada State Bank donated $25,000 to Eye Care 4 Kids, a nonprofit group that provided free eyeglasses to more than 1,500 low-income school children.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank recently donated $25,000 to Eye Care 4 Kids, a nonprofit group that provided free eyeglasses to more than 1,500 low-income Southern Nevada school children last school year. Eye Care 4 Kids was founded in 2001 by pediatric optician Joseph Carbone to provide badly needed vision care services to low-income… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Family Business Webinar “Financing Transitions in a Family Business”

Nevada State Bank is hosting a free family business webinar, “Financing Transitions in a Family Business,” on Thursday, Sept. 4, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.

LAS VEGAS – Small businesses and entrepreneurs should not be tricked into thinking they have limited options. If a family-owned company is to provide opportunities for future generations, it must plan both adequate shareholder liquidity and sufficient business capital. With this in mind, Nevada State Bank is hosting a free family business webinar, “Financing Transitions in… [More...]

CALV Symposium Set for Sept. 19 at Gold Coast

A luncheon featuring a lively panel discussion by local real estate legends will highlight a commercial real estate symposium being presented by CALV.

Panel discussion by local real estate legends highlights Sept. 19. CALV Symposium for local real estate pros A luncheon featuring what figures to be a lively panel discussion by local real estate legends will highlight a commercial real estate symposium being presented Sept. 19 by the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV). CALV is hosting its ninth annual Commercial Alliance Educational Symposium… [More...]

Downtown Summerlin Announces Upcoming Job Fair

The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC) announced details for the highly-anticipated job fair for Downtown Summerlin.

Retailers, Restaurants and Entertainment Venues Welcome Job Seekers LAS VEGAS  – The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC) announced details for the highly-anticipated job fair for Downtown Summerlin. Job seekers will be able to learn about and apply for jobs in the Summerlin Ballroom at Red Rock Resort on Wednesday, August 27 from 11am – 7pm. Participating retailers, restaurants… [More...]

Local Hospitality Experts Elected to National Association for Catering and Events

Executive director and director of academic affairs of The International School of Hospitality have been elected to the board of the (NACE).

LAS VEGAS – Tim Lam, executive director of The International School of Hospitality (TISOH), and Donnell Bayot, the school’s director of academic affairs, have been elected to the board of the National Association for Catering and Events (NACE). The election was held at the association’s annual Experience Conference and Expo in Baltimore in July. “We are… [More...]

Thoran Towler Joins Nevada Association of REALTORS as General Counsel

Thoran Towler, who has served as Nevada’s labor commissioner for three years, is joining the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its general counsel.

RENO – Thoran Towler, who has served as Nevada’s labor commissioner for three years, is joining the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its general counsel. He will provide legal counsel to NVAR, oversee the legal information line operated by the association and play a key role in the government affairs activities of one of the state’s… [More...]

Dealership Invests in Multimillion-Dollar Renovation Project

Park Place Infiniti’s renovation project is expected to further boost sales for the dealership.

LAS VEGAS – Economic studies in recent months have pointed to Nevada’s steady recovery from the Great Recession. Most major economic indicators have started pointing in a positive direction. Local car sales have been especially strong recently, rewarding the multimillion-dollar investment and long-term confidence the owners of the Park Place Infiniti dealership on West Sahara Avenue… [More...]

Nevada State Bank’s Stacy Watkins Appointed Chairman of the Board for Junior Achievement

Stacy Watkins, senior vice president for Nevada State Bank, was appointed chairman of the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada.

LAS VEGAS – Stacy Watkins, senior vice president and regional manager for Nevada State Bank, was appointed chairman of the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada, a nonprofit that provides business, economic and life-skills programs to enhance the education of young people. No stranger to the great work of JA, Watkins has been a… [More...]

GLVAR Reports Median Local Home Price Hits $200,000

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median local home price reached $200,000 for the first time since 2008.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show the median local home price reached $200,000 for the first time since 2008. GLVAR reported the median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during July was an even $200,000, up 0.1 percent from $199,900 in June and up 11.1… [More...]