Nevada State Bank Names Amin Aminian Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager

RENO – Nevada State Bank has named Amin Aminian assistant vice president/branch manager of northern Nevada service staff, where he will oversee branch staff, client services and banking operations. Joining Nevada State Bank in 2014, Aminian brings with him 23 years of experience in banking, excelling in relationship and business development. Throughout his career he has held … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Webinar “HR Insights: From Hiring to Firing”

  L AS VEGAS – Managing your most valuable asset – your employees – can mean the difference between success and failure in today’s competitive marketplace. For a discussion on this topic, Nevada State Bank presents a free webinar, “HR Insights: From Hiring to Firing,” on Tuesday, July 28, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time. Our panelists will discuss HR issues and noteworthy … [Read more...]

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank Welcomes Rich Justiana

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank has brought veteran private banker Rich Justiana to the team.

LAS VEGAS – The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank has brought veteran private banker Rich Justiana to the team.  As vice president/senior private banking officer, Justiana serves the complex needs of high net-worth and high-income individuals and their families, assisting clients with a full range of personalized financial services. “Rich has a proven track record of serving … [Read more...]

Urban Expositions Selects Xpert Expo as Exclusive Partner

LAS VEGAS – Xpert Exposition Services, a rapidly growing national exposition company specializing in trade shows, corporate events and exhibits, announced it has forged an exclusive partnership with national trade show management company Urban Expositions. Urban Expositions currently produces and manages a portfolio of 35 events covering six sectors. Since 2008, Urban … [Read more...]

Urology Specialists of Nevada Welcomes New Doctor Craig Hunter

Craig Hunter has joined Urology Specialists of Nevada, where he will practice in all aspects of urology.

LAS VEGAS – Craig Hunter has joined Urology Specialists of Nevada, where he will practice in all aspects of urology. “Dr. Hunter's experience and skill set make him a valuable part of our practice,” said Dr. Robert McBeath, founder of Urology Specialists of Nevada. Previously, Dr. Hunter was a fellow in the 2014 Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship at the … [Read more...]

PDQ Restaurant Hiring More Than 60 Positions for Second Southern Nevada Location

PDQ salads and sandwiches, is now hiring more than 60 people for its second Southern Nevada location, opening in July at 3010 W. Sahara Ave.

LAS VEGAS - PDQ, a rapidly growing restaurant brand known for its fresh but affordable chicken tenders, salads and sandwiches, is now hiring more than 60 people for its second Southern Nevada location, opening in July at 3010 W. Sahara Ave. In March, PDQ opened its first local restaurant at 3737 W. Craig Road in North Las Vegas, which was also its first location west of … [Read more...]

Kate Patay Wins 2015 CIC Pacesetter Award

Kate Patay has won national recognition from the CIC, the largest association for the meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry in the country.

LAS VEGAS – Kate Patay, a faculty member at The International School of Hospitality (TISOH), has won national recognition from the Convention Industry Council (CIC), the largest association for the meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry in the country. The CIC recently announced its 2015 Pacesetter Award recipients, including Patay, who is the executive director of … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Names Javier Montano Branch Manager

Nevada State Bank has named Javier Montano branch manager for its Nellis Stewart branch located at 305 N. Nellis Blvd in Las Vegas.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Javier Montano branch manager for its Nellis Stewart branch located at 305 N. Nellis Blvd in Las Vegas. Bilingual in Spanish and English, Montano will oversee the branch staff, client services and banking operations. With a 25-year banking career in California to guide him, Montano joined Nevada State Bank in 2014 as a retail … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Launches Online Tool to Help Consumers Explore Their Loan Options

LAS VEGAS – As consumers are demanding more technology to help them make educated financial decisions, banks are responding by providing online tools they can access in the privacy of their home or office, when and where it’s convenient for them. On June 1, Nevada State Bank launched a new comparison wizard to help borrowers explore their personal loan options, whether they … [Read more...]

JW Advisors Partner Kirk Jacobson Named to State Bar of Nevada Clients’ Security Fund Committee

JW Advisors founder and partner Kirk Jacobson has been appointed to serve on the State Bar of Nevada Clients’ Security Fund Committee.

LAS VEGAS – JW Advisors founder and partner Kirk Jacobson has been appointed to serve on the State Bar of Nevada Clients’ Security Fund Committee. The Board of Governors of the State Bar of Nevada appoints members to the committee. Jacobson will be one of two non-lawyers serving on the statewide committee, which was formed in 1970 to compensate victims of lawyer theft. The … [Read more...]

GLVAR Reports Steady Home Sales and Prices with Tight Housing Supply

GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during May was $211,250, up 8.3 percent

LAS VEGAS – Local home prices and sales stabilized in May while the housing supply remained tight, according to a report released Tuesday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during May was $211,250, up 8.3 percent from $195,000 one year ago. Meanwhile, the median price of … [Read more...]

Homeowners Fared Well in Legislature, Says Nevada Association of REALTORS

“Besides helping Nevada families by increasing funds for education, legislators passed several laws that should help homeowners,” said NVAR President.

Nevada homeowners fared well during the state’s 2015 legislative session that concluded this week, according to leaders of the Nevada Association of REALTORS. “Besides helping Nevada families by increasing funds for education, legislators passed several laws that should help homeowners throughout our state,” said NVAR President Kevin Sigstad, a longtime local REALTOR based … [Read more...]

Timothy M. Lam Named President of the Foundation of NACE

TISOH announced that Executive Director Timothy M. Lam has been named president of the Foundation of the National Association for Catering and Events NACE.

LAS VEGAS – The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) is pleased to announce Executive Director Timothy M. Lam has been named president of the Foundation of the National Association for Catering and Events (NACE). “I am honored to serve on the Foundation of NACE,” Lam said. “The foundation’s focus on supporting the catering and events industry through education, … [Read more...]

Young REALTORS Celebrate Summer with the Children of St. Jude’s Ranch

The GVLAR and its Young Professionals Network (YPN) are celebrating the beginning of summer with the kids at St. Jude’s Ranch for Children.

Las Vegas organization to provide food and fun for children The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GVLAR) and its Young Professionals Network (YPN) are celebrating the beginning of summer with the kids at St. Jude’s Ranch for Children. YPN is bringing the fun with a dunk tank, water slide and other water activities, as well as providing a barbecue for the … [Read more...]

JW Advisors Partner Kirk Jacobson Appointed to the Nevada Bar Foundation Board of Directors

Founder and partner of JW Advisors, has been appointed by the Supreme Court of Nevada to serve on the Nevada Bar Foundation Board of Directors.

LAS VEGAS – Kirk Jacobson, founder and partner of JW Advisors, has been appointed by the Supreme Court of Nevada to serve on the Nevada Bar Foundation Board of Directors as the organization’s only non-attorney director. “I am honored to serve and lend my expertise to this worthy organization that helps people access justice and legal education programs,” said Jacobson, a … [Read more...]

The Adoption Exchange “Heart Gallery” to Go on Display at Park Place Infiniti

Park Place Infiniti helps find families for local children seeking adoption by displaying The Adoption Exchange “Heart Gallery” at its expanded showroom.

LAS VEGAS – Park Place Infiniti is doing its part to help find families for local children seeking adoption by displaying The Adoption Exchange “Heart Gallery” at its newly expanded showroom this summer. The Heart Gallery is a collection of artful photos featuring local children who are waiting to be adopted by a safe and loving family. It will be at Park Place Infiniti, … [Read more...]

Nevada Lawmakers Should Heed FHFA Warning When Addressing HOA Foreclosure Issue

If lawmakers don’t heed these warnings, FHFA officials have suggested that lenders could seriously curtail or even stop making mortgage loans in Nevada.

As the Nevada Legislature wraps up this month, state lawmakers will be addressing several issues important to homeowners and the local housing market. One of the most crucial, and perhaps most complex, deals with foreclosures by homeowner associations. Groups representing HOAs are fighting any legislation that could threaten or eliminate the so-called super priority lien … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Webinar “Family Business Culture”

LAS VEGAS – Owning and running a family business has a multitude of challenges. As family businesses mature, generations often move apart geographically and psychologically. These distances may erode relationships and the cohesiveness of a smooth-running business. For a discussion on this topic, Nevada State Bank presents a free webinar, “Family Business Culture,” on … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank recognized as a top business lender by Small Business Administration

At the 2015 SBA Small Business Awards, the Nevada Small Business Administration awarded Nevada State Bank the following Lender of the Year awards.

Bob Hart receives Small Business Lifetime Advocate of the Year award LAS VEGAS – At the 2015 SBA Small Business Awards, the Nevada Small Business Administration awarded Nevada State Bank the following Lender of the Year awards:  Silver – 7(a) Loan Production Bronze – 3rd Party Loan Production  The 7(a) Loan Program is the most frequently used financing program for … [Read more...]