2015 Infiniti Q60 Coupe Performs Beyond Expectation

Sleek style, elegance, comfort and race-worthy performance come together in the 2015 Infiniti Q60 Coupe, showcased at the Park Place Infiniti showroom.

LAS VEGAS - Sleek style, elegance, comfort and race-worthy performance come together in the 2015 Infiniti Q60 Coupe, which is now showcased at the newly expanded Park Place Infiniti showroom, 5555 W. Sahara Ave. “Unlike the others with 4-cylinder engines, this coupe revs on a 330-horsepower V6 engine, plus it handles like a fine-tuned race car,” Park Place Infiniti General … [Read more...]

GLVAR’s Tiffany James Earns Designation from National Association of REALTORS

Tiffany James, GLVAR executive, is one of more than 425 REALTOR association executives nationwide who have achieved this mark of excellence.

LAS VEGAS – Tiffany James, communications director for the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR), was honored this month by the National Association of REALTORS with its REALTOR Certified Executive (RCE) designation recognizing exceptional efforts made by association executives. James, a longtime Las Vegan and GLVAR executive, is one of more than 425 … [Read more...]

Nevada State Banks Host Webinar “Insights: I.T. Security and Cloud Computing”

Nevada State Bank has gathered some industry experts to address this important topic and more during a free webinar.

LAS VEGAS – Cybersecurity is front-page news and a primary concern for Nevada businesses. With cyberattacks becoming more sophisticated, local business owners are looking for answers on how to protect their company and their customers’ data. Nevada State Bank has gathered some industry experts to address this important topic and more during a free webinar, “Insights: I.T. … [Read more...]

Nevada Health Care Association Expands its Influence with New Inclusion of Statewide Organizations

Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the NVHCA, announced the expansion of the association as it continues to improve the quality of health care in Nevada.

LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA), announced the expansion of the association as it continues to improve the quality of health care in Nevada. NVHCA has grown significantly over the past year starting with its conversion to a divisional structure. Under this new structure NVHCA continues to represent Skilled Nursing … [Read more...]

GLVAR Report Points to Steady Housing Market, Prices Still Up About 8 Percent for Year

Statistics released GLVAR offer more proof of an increasingly stable local housing market.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released Tuesday by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) offer more proof of an increasingly stable local housing market, with Southern Nevada home prices remaining about 8 percent higher than they were a year ago. GLVAR reported the median price of homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during February was $205,000. That was … [Read more...]

PDQ Comes to Nevada, Opening its First Restaurant west of Texas in North Las Vegas

PDQ, a rapidly growing restaurant chain known for its fresh but affordable chicken tenders, salads and sandwiches, makes its first foray into Nevada.

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada – If you’re craving critically acclaimed chicken, served fast, fresh and with health-conscious choices, prepare to be satisfied at PDQ. PDQ, a rapidly growing restaurant chain known for its fresh but affordable chicken tenders, salads and sandwiches, makes its first foray into Nevada when it opens its restaurant at 3737 W. Craig Road on Sunday, March … [Read more...]

Sporty Compact Infinti Crossover Soars Over Competition

The 2015 Infiniti QX50 AWD Journey, the brand’s top-of-the-line compact crossover, is sporty, luxurious and available at the Park Place Infiniti dealership.

LAS VEGAS - The 2015 Infiniti QX50 AWD Journey, the brand’s top-of-the-line compact crossover, is sporty, luxurious and available at the Park Place Infiniti dealership, 5555 W. Sahara Ave. Its fine craftsmanship, intuitive amenities and performance are right at home at the dealership’s newly completed multimillion-dollar expanded and luxury-laden showroom. “Infiniti threw … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Promotes Julie Wagner to Senior Vice President

Nevada State Bank has promoted Julie Wagner to senior vice president.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has promoted Julie Wagner to senior vice president. A consumer lending expert, Wagner oversees a statewide team of nine branch loan specialists who assist retail, mortgage and other lines of business with providing consumer loans. Wagner has been with Nevada State Bank for 25 years. She began her banking career in 1976. Throughout her career, … [Read more...]

GLVAR’s Young Professionals Network Honors its 40 Under 40 Local REALTORS

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) and its Young Professionals Network of Las Vegas (YPN) announced the winners of their annual “40 under 40” awards this week. The awards program was created to acknowledge the top 40 local REALTORS under the age of 40 who demonstrate excellence in their careers and service to their community and to the real … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Webinar “You Aren’t the Boss of Me: Resolving Sibling Disputes in the Family Business”

Nevada State Bank and its parent company Zions Bancorporation is hosting a free webinar, “You Aren't the Boss of Me."

LAS VEGAS – The transfer of business leadership from founder to children can often be affected by sibling rivalry. The experiences of childhood can scuttle working relationships as adults. With this in mind, Nevada State Bank and its parent company Zions Bancorporation is hosting a free webinar, “You Aren't the Boss of Me: Resolving Sibling Disputes in the Family Business,” on … [Read more...]

Reno Corks & Kegs Event to Raise Money for Nevada Health Care

Corks & Kegs guests will be able to sample a wide range of wine, spirits and craft beers, along with hors d’oeuvres and live music.

RENO – Enjoy live music and libations for a good cause at the second annual Corks & Kegs fundraiser for the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation on Saturday, March 14, at 5 p.m. at JA Nugget in Sparks. Corks & Kegs guests will be able to sample a wide range of wine, spirits and craft beers, along with hors d’oeuvres and live music. Proceeds from … [Read more...]

CALV, Xceligent Report Shows Improving Commercial Real Estate Market

A report released by Xceligent and CALV shows continued improvement in the commercial real estate market.

LAS VEGAS – A report released by Xceligent and the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV) shows continued improvement in the commercial real estate market in Southern Nevada, though some parts of the market are recovering from the Great Recession faster than others. “This report from CALV and Xceligent shows that most sectors of our market are faring better than in past … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Opens Eastern/St. Rose Branch in Henderson

Nevada State Bank will relocate its Eastern/Horizon branch from 10608 South Eastern Ave. in Henderson.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank will relocate its Eastern/Horizon branch from 10608 South Eastern Ave. in Henderson on Feb. 27, at 2 p.m. The branch is expanding into a larger, freestanding facility one mile away and will reopen at 9935 South Eastern Ave. on Monday, March 2 at 9 a.m. The community is invited to visit the new Eastern/St. Rose branch for a week-long grand … [Read more...]

GLVAR President Says New FHA Policy will Help Local Home Buyers

Keith Lynam is the 2015 president of the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) and has been a local REALTOR for 11 years.

Most people don’t think about the Federal Housing Administration as often as REALTORS do, but when you ask someone over 30 how they bought their first home, most will smile and say, “I got an FHA loan.” Since FHA is just a happy memory for many, it is understandable the agency’s newly implemented fee reduction was only modestly celebrated when it went into effect Monday … [Read more...]

NVAR Hosts Top Realtors from Region at Leadership Conference in Las Vegas Feb. 4-6

NVAR is hosting leading Realtors from Western states for the Rocky Mountain Regional Leadership Conference.

The Nevada Association of Realtors (NVAR) is hosting leading Realtors from Western states for the Rocky Mountain Regional Leadership Conference being held Feb. 4-6 at the Palms Casino Resort, at 4321 W. Flamingo Road in Las Vegas. One of the primary organizers of the event is Las Vegas-based Realtor Linda Rheinberger, who serves as the 2015 Region 11 vice president. She is a … [Read more...]

Protect Against Tax Identity Theft

Chris Wilcox is the taxation and transition partner and co-founder of JW Advisors.

LAS VEGAS - It’s the most prevalent tax scam – and the peak season is upon us. We’re talking about tax identity theft and refund fraud. This scam has become a serious problem due to its simplicity. Identity thieves steal sensitive personal information – primarily Social Security numbers and birthdates – and then file fake tax returns requesting refunds using the stolen … [Read more...]

2015 Infiniti Q70L Offers Unmatched Luxury and Style

With its sharp edge in performance and distinctive flair in design, the new 2015 Infiniti Q70L, lives up to the brand’s exceptional luxury and style.

LAS VEGAS - With its sharp edge in performance and distinctive flair in design, the new 2015 Infiniti Q70L, lives up to the brand’s exceptional luxury and style. Much like the newly expanded, state-of-the-art showroom at the Park Place Infiniti dealership on West Sahara Avenue, the new 2015 Infiniti Q70L, expands that reputation to include stretch-out sedan comfort. Plus, … [Read more...]

Sean McCray joins The International School of Hospitality

TISOH has named Sean McCray its academic curriculum manager.

LAS VEGAS – The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) has named Sean McCray its academic curriculum manager. In this position, McCray will review, revise and update curriculum content in collaboration with instructors and industry professionals to ensure students learn the skills needed launch or advance their careers in hospitality. “We’re so proud to have Sean on our … [Read more...]

GLVAR Hires Michele Caprio as New CEO

The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has hired experienced association executive and former REALTOR Michele L. Caprio as its new CEO.

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has hired experienced association executive and former REALTOR Michele L. Caprio as its new chief executive officer. Keith Lynam, the 2015 president of GLVAR and a longtime local REALTOR, said Caprio, who holds the REALTOR Certified Executive designation, “has extensive credentials and is well-qualified to run … [Read more...]