B&P Advertising, Media & Public Relations Hires Interactive Designer

B&P Advertising, Media & Public Relations has hired Christopher Handl as an interactive designer.

LAS VEGAS – B&P Advertising, Media & Public Relations has hired Christopher Handl as an interactive designer. “We’re happy to have Chris join our team,” B&P President Chuck Johnston said. “Besides being a strong designer of all kinds of interactive media, he has experience working with clients like the industry leaders we represent here at B&P.”… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Named Melissa McIntee Lovelock Branch Manager

Nevada State Bank has named Melissa McIntee branch manager at its Lovelock branch. McIntee joined Nevada State Bank as a professional banker in May 2007.

LOVELOCK, Nev. – Nevada State Bank has named Melissa McIntee branch manager at its Lovelock branch. McIntee joined Nevada State Bank as a professional banker in May 2007. She was quickly promoted through several branch positions including financial services supervisor and most recently branch customer service manager. “We are excited to have Melissa on our Retail… [More...]

GLVAR Reports Rising Local Home Prices, Fewer Cash Buyers

Statistics released by the GLVAR show local home prices continued to climb in June while the percentage of buyers paying cash fell.

LAS VEGAS – Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show local home prices continued to climb in June while the percentage of buyers paying cash fell to its lowest point in four years. GLVAR reported the median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during June was $199,900, up 2.5… [More...]

The Nevada Health Care Association welcomes Yasnai Rodriguez

Yasnai Rodriguez joined NVHCA as administrative support, where she will provide assistance in all areas of administrative oversight and communication.

LAS VEGAS – Yasnai Rodriguez has joined the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) as administrative support, where she will provide assistance in all areas of administrative oversight, communication and scheduling for the association’s executives. “Yasnai has established a solid reputation as a scholar and dedicated student in her academic pursuits,” said Daniel Mathis, president and CEO. “Her problem-solving skills and perseverance will… [More...]

Leading LV Brokers Join CALV, Xceligent Advisory Boards

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CALV and Xceligent partner to create advisory boards of top commercial real estate pros to verify local market data LAS VEGAS – Xceligent, Inc., in partnership with the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV), has formed industry-specific advisory boards of leading commercial real estate professionals in Southern Nevada to review the industry’s performance and trends on a quarterly and annual basis. Xceligent executives said… [More...]

Park Place Infiniti to sponsor bottled water drive to benefit The Shade Tree

Park Place Infiniti is proud to launch a month-long bottled water drive for The Shade Tree.

LAS VEGAS – Park Place Infiniti is proud to launch a month-long bottled water drive for The Shade Tree. Throughout July, the dealership will be a public donation site for collecting bottled water. They aim to collect cases amounting to at least 100 gallons for residents of the shelter for women and children affected by domestic… [More...]

Constant Training Keeps Park Place Infiniti Technician Sharp

Robert Mowrer, a technician at Park Place Infiniti, launched himself into auto mechanics, helping his uncle who owned a local independent auto shop.

LAS VEGAS – Robert Mowrer, a Master Infiniti & ASE technician at Park Place Infiniti on Sahara Avenue, launched himself into auto mechanics as a preteen, helping his uncle who owned a local independent auto shop. There he learned the basics — from bicycles and motorcycles to trucks and race cars. Mowrer decided to pursue auto… [More...]

GLVAR Partners with ListHub to Educate Members on Real Estate Listing Syndication Issues

GLVAR is the first multiple listing service to participate in the free listing syndication education program, WiseAdvertise.

ListHub Kicks Off WiseAdvertise Syndication Education Program MORGANTOWN, W. Virginia - ListHub, the leading distributor of U.S. property listings to U.S. publisher websites and provider of real estate performance metrics, announces the launch of a free listing syndication education program, WiseAdvertise. The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) is the first multiple listing service (MLS) to participate… [More...]

Nevada State Bank names Tracy Johnson branch manager

Nevada State Bank has named Tracy Johnson branch manager for its Fernley branch, where she will oversee banking operations and client services.

FERNLEY – Nevada State Bank has named Tracy Johnson branch manager for its Fernley branch, where she will oversee banking operations and client services. Johnson brings with her 14 years of experience in banking, starting with a national bank in 1996 as a teller. She was quickly promoted through several branch positions ultimately reaching the branch… [More...]

Nevada State Bank hosts webinar “INSIGHTS: How to Reduce the Risk of Litigation”

Nevada State Bank is hosting a free webinar, “INSIGHTS: How to Reduce the Risk of Litigation,” on Tuesday, July 15, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.

LAS VEGAS – Small businesses and entrepreneurs often do not have experience in the pro-active steps to help them avoid common sources of litigation. Potential litigation can arise from client interactions, business agreements among partners, business-to-business contracts with vendors and other organizations, and even lack of regulatory compliance. With this in mind, Nevada State Bank is hosting… [More...]

Passion Defines Park Place Infiniti Sales Manager

Steve Giger, the Sales Manager at Park Place Infiniti looks too young to boast more than 50 years of experience in the industry.

LAS VEGAS – Steve Giger, the Sales Manager at Park Place Infiniti looks too young to boast more than 50 years of experience in the industry. Then again, he started pretty young. Giger, 62, was raised in the family business — a car dealership his father ran in St. Louis, Missouri. He was washing cars for… [More...]

Rick Sperber and Susan Holland Join the Howard Hughes Corporation as Part of Growing Team for Downtown Summerlin

The Howard Hughes Corporation hired Rick Sperber and Susan Holland as Senior Operations Manager and Specialty Leasing Manager for Downtown Summerlin.

Regional Retail Destination Hires Top Industry Professionals LAS VEGAS – The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC) announced the hiring of Rick Sperber and Susan Holland as Senior Operations Manager and Specialty Leasing Manager respectively for Downtown Summerlin. Sperber and Holland join the new leadership team responsible for opening the 106-acre, 1.6 million-square-foot development,which represents the first… [More...]

Small Business Administration Recognizes Nevada State Bank for Business Lending

The Nevada District office of the U.S. Small Business Administration named Nevada State Bank Lender of the Year in 3rd Party Loan Production.

LAS VEGAS – The Nevada District office of the U.S. Small Business Administration named Nevada State Bank Lender of the Year in 3rd Party Loan Production. At the 2014 SBA Small Business Awards, Nevada State Bank received the Platinum-level award in recognition of the 16 SBA 3rd party loans it provided businesses in SBA FY2013. Nevada… [More...]

Nevada Health Care Association president Daniel Mathis to present to Nevada Legislative Committee on Seniors, Vets and Adults

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LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) has been asked to provide the association’s perspective to the Nevada Legislative Committee on Seniors, Vets and Adults with Special Needs at its next meeting, Wednesday, June 18, at 9 a.m. At this meeting, the committee chair will be revisiting the topic of the 2013… [More...]

GLVAR Reports Rebounding Home Prices in Southern Nevada

Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS show local home prices bounced back in May after dipping slightly from March to April.

Statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) show local home prices bounced back in May after dipping slightly from March to April. GLVAR reported the median price of existing single-family homes sold in Southern Nevada during May was $195,000, up 1.6 percent from $192,000 in April and back to where they were… [More...]

Leading Park Place Infiniti sales agent: “I’d rather sell cars than lipstick”

Park Place Infiniti takes pride in employees like Trzcinka, who are devoted to providing superior customer service and who are “experts in excellence.”

LAS VEGAS – Joanna Trzcinka was just 19 years old when she negotiated her first car deal. She had a modest savings and wanted to buy “just a regular, plain car to get around.” But just as she walked into the dealership, she was stunned by the official pace car in the showroom – a brand… [More...]

Nevada State Bank names Dana Adams vice president/learning and development manager

Nevada State Bank has named Dana Adams vice president/learning and development manager.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Dana Adams vice president/learning and development manager, where he oversees the training department and programming for colleague career development within the bank. Adams brings 10 years of learning and development as well as banking experience to his new role. He previously served as a learning and development consultant… [More...]

Rita Vaswani Steps Up to The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank

Formerly with the Professional Banking team at Nevada State Bank, Rita Vaswani, has joined The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank team.

LAS VEGAS – Formerly with the Professional Banking team at Nevada State Bank, Rita Vaswani, vice president/private banking relationship manager, has joined The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank team, specializing in serving the bank’s high net worth clients. Vaswani has more than two decades of banking experience and a strong background in health care and… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Names Ivette Barajas Vice President, SBA Business Development Officer

Nevada State Bank has named Ivette Barajas as vice president/SBA business development officer.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Ivette Barajas as vice president/SBA business development officer, where she is responsible for the growth of the bank’s SBA lending that meets U.S. Small Business Administration guidelines. Barajas brings more than 16 years of business development, underwriting and relationship management experience to her new role. She previously served… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Expands Product Management Team

Nevada State Bank has expanded its product management team with the addition of two new colleagues.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has expanded its product management team with the addition of two new colleagues. Adrick Akoopie is assistant vice president/bankcard manager, focusing on support of the bank’s consumer and business credit card products and working with bank colleagues to find tailored solutions to meet clients’ credit card needs. Akoopie is an experienced business banker in… [More...]

The Nevada Health Care Association Perry Foundation welcomes new director Francine Lincer

Francine Lincer has joined the NVHCA Perry Foundation as director of compliance and education.

LAS VEGAS – Francine Lincer has joined the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation as director of compliance and education, where she will be in charge of crafting educational programs for the foundation, including facilitation of all educational workshops and webinars. “Her dedication to infection prevention, regulatory compliance management, and her passion for educating Nevada… [More...]

The Howard Hughes Corporation Announces October 9, 2014 Opening for Downtown Summerlin

Fashion rocks in Downtown Summerlin as more upscale apparel brands, popular restaurants and luxurious regal cinemas sign on.

Fashion Rocks in Downtown Summerlin as More Upscale Apparel Brands, Popular Restaurants and  Luxurious Regal Cinemas Sign On to Premier Shopping, Dining and Entertainment Destination LAS VEGAS - The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC) announced that the first phase of Downtown Summerlin - the premier retail and entertainment destination being built in the heart of the Summerlin master planned community… [More...]