Nigerian Roots Help Park Place Infiniti Sales Agent Flourish

Arthur Okosi is a Park Place Infiniti sales manager with an easy smile and musical accent.

LAS VEGAS – Arthur Okosi is a Park Place Infiniti sales manager with an easy smile and musical accent. Reach out for that first warm handshake and it’s easy to see why he is so successful at both selling cars and managing key aspects of the local dealership’s business. But to get to the job… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Names Lela Palsgrove and Sunshine Vale Cruz Branch Managers

Nevada State Bank has named Lela Palsgrove and Sunshine Vale Cruz as branch managers.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Lela Palsgrove and Sunshine Vale Cruz as branch managers. “Lela and Sunshine are greatly experienced in assisting our clients with all of their banking needs,” said Craig Kirkland, executive vice president/director of retail banking for Nevada State Bank. “They are tremendous assets and we are happy they… [More...]

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors

Park Place Infiniti is a proud sponsor of the Blow Out Breast Cancer event, presented by the Smiles for Survivors foundation and Square Colour Salon.

LAS VEGAS – Park Place Infiniti is a proud sponsor of the fourth annual Blow Out Breast Cancer event, presented by the Smiles for Survivors foundation and Square Colour Salon and Spa. The event will benefit the Smiles for Survivors foundation, which helps breast cancer patients combat the oral side effects of chemotherapy and radiation… [More...]

GLVAR Reports Local Home Prices Inches Up as Fewer are Selling

Statistics released by the GLVAR show the median price of homes sold last month increased slightly even as fewer homes are selling each month.

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 increased slightly even as fewer homes are selling each month. GLVAR reported the median price of single-family homes sold through its Multiple Listing Service during September was $202,500, up… [More...]

Urology Specialists of Nevada Welcomes New Doctor Sarah Ryan

Sarah Ryan has joined Urology Specialists of Nevada, where she will practice in urology and in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.

LAS VEGAS – Sarah Ryan has joined Urology Specialists of Nevada, where she will practice in all aspects of urology and in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. For the past nine years, Ryan was in private practice in Billings, Montana. “Women seeking medical care in urology have a great resource in Dr. Ryan,” said… [More...]

Daniel Mathis Invited to Join Subcommittee Serving the Nevada Commission on Aging

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LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) has been invited to join the Nevada Commission on Aging Strategic Plan Accountability Subcommittee, as an ex-officio member. The commission is part of the Aging and Disability Services Division in the state of Nevada’s Department of Health and Human Services.… [More...]

Wendy Simons Leaves Nevada Health Care Association to Consult for New Veterans Administration Skilled Nursing Facility

The NVHCA announced that Wendy Simons would be leaving at the request of the Nevada Department for Veterans Services.

LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA), announced that Wendy Simons, the association’s director of assisted living program development, would be leaving at the request of the Nevada Department for Veterans Services for a new Veterans Administration skilled nursing facility to be built in Northern Nevada. One… [More...]

Janet Mello Selected to Head The Private Bank in Northern Nevada

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank has named Janet Mello vice president/senior private bank officer to lead the Reno Private Banking Office.

RENO – The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank has named Janet Mello vice president/senior private bank officer to lead the Reno Private Banking Office. Mello specializes in serving the complex needs of high net-worth and high-income individuals and their families and will assist clients with a full range of personalized financial services, including deposit… [More...]

The Nevada Health Care Association Perry Foundation Welcomes Christopher Fava to its Board of Directors

Christopher Fava has been appointed to the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation as the newest member of its board of directors.

LAS VEGAS – Christopher Fava has been appointed to the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation as the newest member of its board of directors. Fava is currently the CEO of the Culinary Academy of Las Vegas, a position formally held by Congressman Steven Horsford. “Fava has a strong foundation in the Nevada business… [More...]

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 Individuals, 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...]