Graduates Land Jobs in Short Order

A number of recent graduates and alumni from The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) landed jobs in their chosen profession.

LAS VEGAS – A number of recent graduates and alumni from The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) landed jobs in their chosen profession after completing their courses. TISOH specializes in practical, short-term training certificate and diploma programs for hospitality professionals pursuing career development and people seeking to enter the hospitality industry. Diploma graduates enjoy a 90… [More...]

Park Place Infiniti wins 2014 Dealer of the Year Award

DealerRater has named Park Place Infiniti the Dealer of the Year in Nevada for its brand category.

DealerRater has named Park Place Infiniti the Dealer of the Year in Nevada for its brand category. This is the second year in a row Park Place Infiniti has won this distinction. “We strive to exceed expectations and deliver client services of the highest caliber,” said Joe Tortomasi, Park Place Infiniti general manager. “Park Place… [More...]

CALV Hosts May 8 Mixer for Commercial Real Estate Professionals

CALV is hosting its annual spring networking mixer for local commercial real estate professionals at the Cili Restaurant at the Bali Hai Golf Club.

LAS VEGAS – Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV) is hosting its annual spring networking mixer for local commercial real estate professionals on Thursday, May 8, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Cili Restaurant at the Bali Hai Golf Club, 5160 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Event sponsors and partners include the local chapters of the Appraisal… [More...]

Nevada State Bank names Ryan Ragland vice president, professional banking relationship manager

Nevada State Bank has named Ryan Ragland vice president, relationship manager for the professional banking group.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Ryan Ragland vice president, relationship manager for the professional banking group. In his role, Ragland will oversee all areas of professional banking services for his clients. Ragland brings more than 10 years of experience in the southern Nevada financial industry to his role. He previously served in various… [More...]

Andrew Ciarrocchi, Kimberly Esparza and Vicki Rousseau Join the Howard Hughes Corporation as Leadership Team for the Shops at Summerlin Regional Retail Destination Hires Top Industry Professionals

The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC) announced the hiring of Andrew Ciarrocchi, Kimberly Esparza and Vicki Rousseau as Senior General Manager, Assistant General Manager and Marketing Director for The Shops at Summerlin, respectively.

LAS VEGAS  – The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC) announced the hiring of Andrew Ciarrocchi, Kimberly Esparza and Vicki Rousseau as Senior General Manager, Assistant General Manager and Marketing Director for The Shops at Summerlin, respectively. The new leadership team will be responsible for opening the 106-acre,1.6 million-square foot  development, which represents the first phase for the future Downtown Summerlin. When open later this year, the shopping,… [More...]

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank welcomes new director Randy Boesch

Randy Boesch has joined Nevada State Bank as executive vice president/director of private banking.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Randy Boesch has joined Nevada State Bank as executive vice president/director of private banking. He will serve as a member of the executive management committee and oversee The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank and the Professional Banking Team. Boesch most recently managed the Private Client Services Group at City National Bank for the… [More...]

GLVAR reports rising home prices, with more homes available for sale

Local home prices increased in February even though fewer homes are selling, according to statistics released by the GLVAR.

LAS VEGAS – Local home prices increased in February even though fewer homes are selling, according to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR said the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during February was $190,000, up 2.7 percent from $185,000 in January and up 26.7… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Adds Duncan and Yu to Marketing Team

Nevada State Bank named Rick Duncan as social media coordinator and Ling Yu as marketing project manager for the Bank’s marketing communications team.

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Bank recently named Rick Duncan as social media coordinator and Ling Yu as marketing project manager for the Bank’s marketing communications team. Duncan will be responsible for the daily execution of the Bank’s social and online strategies in addition to digital special projects. A recent graduate of the University of Nevada,… [More...]

Nevada State Bank, as part of Zions Bancorporation, Earns 12 Greenwich Awards for Banking Excellence

Nevada State Bank was recognized by Greenwich Associates for excellence among the nation’s top banks for both small business and middle-market banking.

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Bank, as part of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION), was recognized in a survey conducted by Greenwich Associates for excellence among the nation’s top banks for both small business and middle-market banking. The Greenwich awards are based on more than 30,000 market research interviews with companies in the United States. Of the more than… [More...]

Family drives 1,000 miles for best service

Brad Estes and his wife Mishaun drove 1,000 miles for the good deal and excellent service at Park Place Infiniti Las Vegas.

LAS VEGAS – Traveling 1,000 miles for a good deal on a car might seem extreme. But for Brad Estes and his wife Mishaun, the good deal and excellent service at Park Place Infiniti Las Vegas is well worth a cross-country drive. The Kansas natives have loaded up their family for the drive across six… [More...]

Las Vegas-based school teaches students worldwide the art of hospitality

The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) is attracting future hospitality leaders that lets students learn from experts working at major Strip hotels

LAS VEGAS – The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) is attracting future hospitality leaders from around the world with a unique approach that lets students learn from experts working at major Strip hotels. “For the spring semester, we have students who made the trek to Las Vegas from Indonesia, Bahamas, Spain, Panama, Mongolia, Brazil and Dominican… [More...]

Hospitality School Graduates Enjoy Quick Success

Fall graduates from The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) are making their mark in the hospitality industry.

LAS VEGAS – Fall graduates from The International School of Hospitality (TISOH) are making their mark in the hospitality industry. TISOH specializes in practical, short-term training certificate and diploma programs for hospitality professionals pursuing career development and people seeking to enter the hospitality industry. Diploma graduates enjoy a 90 percent job placement rate. Jordan Espinosa earned… [More...]

NVAR names Teresa McKee CEO

Teresa McKee has been promoted to run the daily operations of the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its CEO.

Teresa McKee named CEO of Nevada Association of REALTORS RENO, Nev. – After serving for years as the association’s longtime legal counsel and for months as its interim CEO, Teresa McKee has been promoted to run the daily operations of the Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) as its CEO. “We’re fortunate to have Teresa as… [More...]

GLVAR reports increasing home prices, slower sales

LAS VEGAS – Local home prices increased in February even though fewer homes are selling, according to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). GLVAR said the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during February was $190,000, up 2.7 percent from $185,000 in January and up 26.7… [More...]

NVHCA Perry Foundation recognizes Nevada’s top-performing health care facilities and professionals

The NVHCA Perry Foundation “Endeavors” recently recognized the state’s top-performing health care facilities working in post-acute care with events.

LAS VEGAS – The Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation “Endeavors” recently recognized the state’s top-performing health care facilities working in post-acute care with events at John Ascuaga’s Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks on March 1 and at Silverton Casino Hotel in Las Vegas on March 8. The Perry Foundation is a nonprofit organization that… [More...]

Nevada State Bank expands business banking team – John VanderPloeg named retail business banking sales manager

Nevada State Bank has announced the creation of its new team of retail development officers focused on serving small businesses.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has announced the creation of its new team of retail development officers focused on serving small businesses in Southern Nevada. To lead this team, the bank named John VanderPloeg retail business banking sales manager. VanderPloeg will oversee staff development of the retail development officers to increase awareness and understanding of… [More...]

Smart City Networks sets off the HOOPLA!

Smart City Networks is pleased to announce the newest launch of HOOPLA!, its digital signage network for convention centers and similar facilities.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Smart City Networks is pleased to announce the newest launch of HOOPLA!, its digital signage network for convention centers and similar facilities, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. The network debuted in back-to-back conventions, the 2014 Grainger Show, which concluded Feb. 13, and the 2014 HIMSS Conference and Exhibition, which ended… [More...]

Nevada State Bank hosts April 2 Insights webinar on unique ways to use SBA lending

Nevada State Bank is hosting a free webinar, “Insights: Unique Ways to Use SBA Lending,” on Wednesday, April 2, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.

LAS VEGAS – Small business owners looking for financing may think a conventional loan is their only choice. However, there are other options to consider. With this in mind, Nevada State Bank is hosting a free webinar, “Insights: Unique Ways to Use SBA Lending,” on Wednesday, April 2, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time. Nevada State Bank has… [More...]

Nevada State Bank recognized by Clark County for its contributions and support to small business

The Clark County Commission presented a proclamation to Nevada State Bank, recognizing the bank’s commitment and support to the Clark County BOWD program.

LAS VEGAS – The Clark County Commission presented a proclamation to Nevada State Bank at a recent commission meeting, recognizing the bank’s commitment and support to the Clark County Business Opportunity and Workforce Development (BOWD) program. Tom Akers, founder and president of Akers & Associates, was there to present the proclamation on behalf of the County Commission.… [More...]

Karla Perez Joins Board of Nevada State Bank

Nevada State Bank has added prominent Southern Nevada healthcare professional and businesswoman Karla J. Perez to its board of directors.

LAS VEGAS– Nevada State Bank has added prominent Southern Nevada healthcare professional and businesswoman Karla J. Perez to its board of directors. Perez serves as the regional vice president of seven hospitals within the western region of Universal Health Services (UHS). “We are delighted to have Karla with her business expertise and her commitment to the community joining… [More...]

Kolesar & Leatham attorney recognized as one of Top 100

Matthew Dushoff, a shareholder at Kolesar & Leatham was recently recognized by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Attorneys.

LAS VEGAS – Matthew Dushoff, a shareholder at Kolesar & Leatham, one of Nevada’s largest independent law firms, was recently recognized by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Attorneys. The National Trial Lawyers is a professional organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from across the country who exemplify superior qualifications as civil plaintiff or… [More...]

Park Place Infiniti helps restore historic fire truck

Park Place Infiniti is proud to support Save the Fire Truck, an organization that aims to preserve a piece of Southern Nevada history.

LAS VEGAS – Park Place Infiniti is proud to support Save the Fire Truck, an organization of North Las Vegas firefighters that aims to preserve a piece of Southern Nevada history – a 1941 Howe-International fire engine. Park Place Infiniti is contributing $2,075 toward the project and is a title sponsor with J’s Classics, Aliante Casino… [More...]