Sanchez Wealth Management, LLC receives 2013 Nevada Excellence Award

Sanchez Wealth Management , LLC of Reno, NV has been selected for the 2013 Nevada Excellence Award amongst all its peers and competitors by the US Trade & Commerce Institute (USTCI). Each year the USTCI conducts business surveys and industry research to identify companies that have achieved demonstrable success in their local business environment and… [More...]

Xpert Exposition Services Names Elizabeth Ritter Director of Corporate Accounts

Xpert Exposition Services announced the appointment of Elizabeth Ritter as the company's director of corporate accounts.

Las Vegas - Xpert Exposition Services, a rapidly growing Las Vegas-based national exposition company, specializing in trade shows, corporate events and exhibits, announced the appointment of Elizabeth Ritter as the company’s director of corporate accounts.  She will oversee new business development and fortify existing accounts. Ritter has fourteen years of experience in the hospitality and trade… [More...]

Rider Levett Bucknall releases First Quarter 2014 USA Construction Cost Report

PHOENIX, AZ – Rider Levett Bucknall – international property and construction consultant, and industry leader in cost research – announced an optimistic U.S. construction industry outlook, with large increases in project starts anticipated for 2014 and beyond.  The firm published its findings in its newly released First Quarter 2014 USA Construction Cost Report. According to RLB’s research, the housing… [More...]

Industry Focus: Power Women

A group of Nevada’s power women recently met at the offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the trends and obstacles facing their industry.

Women executives are no longer a novelty in board rooms. They represent a growing percentage of businesses across the state. Nevertheless, women face a unique set of challenges and many believe the glass ceiling has not yet shattered. Recently, a group of successful female executives met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss… [More...]

April 2014: Around the State

Read business news from around Nevada for April 2014.

Nevada Leads the Way in Clean Energy According to a report from the Clean Energy Project, since 2010 Nevada has invested at least $5.5 billion in clean energy projects. The state ranks sixth in the United States in installed solar capacity and will host four major trade conferences for the clean energy sector this year. The… [More...]

Stephanie Angold: The Find

Meet Stephanie Angold, owner of The Find.

Owner Reno http://www.thefind.com/ How did you first get into your profession? I have been in retail since I was 16. I worked through college and different clothing stores from corporate stores in a mall, to mom and pop businesses. If you could be another person for a day, who would you be? I would love to be one… [More...]

Mike Montandon: Providence Commercial

Meet Mike Montandon, Managing Partner of Providence Commercial and President of NAIOP Southern Nevada.

Managing Partner, Providence Commercial http://www.providencecommercial.com/ President, NAIOP Southern Nevada http://naiopnv.org/ How did you first get into your profession? I started in commercial real estate appraisal in the family business, then migrated into other aspects of commercial real estate. If you had to choose another profession, what would it be? I would be teaching at a university level.… [More...]

Luiz Oliveira: Sambalatte

Meet Luiz Oliveira, Owner of Sambalatte.

Owner Las Vegas http://sambalatte.com/ How did you first get into your profession? After I graduated from the university in Brazil, I developed a passion for hospitality because I could have a career working and traveling around the world, learn about new cultures and meet new people. After being laid off from my job, I realized that… [More...]

Nevada Real Estate & Development Report: April 2014

Read the Nevada Real Estate and Development Report: March 2014 - Commercial real estate and development - projects, sales, and leases.

E Sale, Retail ADDRESS 5050 E. Russell Rd., 89122 BUYER Wyandotte, Inc SELLER Kathleen & Adrian Varni Trust DETAILS 24,034 SF; $2,200,000 APN 161-28-401-011 BUYER’S REP Neil Dela Cruz of MDL Group SELLER’S REP Katherine Bergh of Marcus & Millichap Loan, Office ADDRESS 2575 E. Sahara Ave., 89104 BORROWER Reliable Auto Sales LENDER TMC Financing… [More...]

What is your personal philosophy regarding working with people?

Six Nevada executives share their personal philosophy regarding working with people.

“To always be aware of what people say they want and need. Then work together with integrity and all parties will achieve the desired results.” Jane Anthony | Sales Executive, LP Insurance Services, Inc. – “My philosophy is to have immediate connectivity with your customers. Do anything to help them. Talk a little, listen a lot,… [More...]

Electrical Journeyworker Exam Prep Course: NEC 2011

JW Exam Preparation Class When: Saturday & Sunday March 29th & 30th 7:30 am – 4:30 pm (Both days) Where: Construction Training Center 5070 Arville Street Suite 4 Las Vegas, NV 89118 Cost: $500 per participant $400.00 (ABC Members & Military) Books: $85.00 2011 Codebook Lunch will be provided TO REGISTER: call 775.358.7888 Fax 775.358.7893 or email… [More...]

Apprenticeship Skills Training Opportunity

The Nevada Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors will be accepting applications for its state-certified Electrical Apprenticeship Program. Applications can be filled out and submitted in person from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the ABC Las Vegas office: 5070 Arville Street, Suite #4, Las Vegas, NV 4/21/14-5/2/14 (Monday – Friday only) All Applicants MUST meet… [More...]

Control Power Concepts Earns International Accreditation

Control Power Concepts (CPC Inc) recently received the prestigious honor of InterNational Electrical Testing Association (NETA) accreditation.

Control Power Concepts (CPC Inc), a veteran-owned power engineering and technical field services company, recently received the prestigious honor of InterNational Electrical Testing Association (NETA) accreditation. CPC Inc is the only power systems firm headquartered in Las Vegas to become a fully-accredited member of NETA. During its extensive vetting process, NETA’s goal is to ensure… [More...]

Mortgage Pro Corrigan Teams Up with Premier Mortgage Lending

Second-generation mortgage professional Sean Corrigan joined Premier Mortgage Lending as its new production manager in January.

Second-generation mortgage professional Sean Corrigan joined Premier Mortgage Lending as its new production manager in January. The Las Vegas native brings 25-plus years of mortgage experience to the full-service, Las Vegas-based mortgage company. His previous lending experience includes working with Stanwell Mortgage, Fannie Mae, Aspen Mortgage and Aspen Financial Services. “In my opinion, the lending… [More...]

Industry Focus: Alternative Energy

A group of Nevada’s alternative energy leaders recently met at the offices of City National Bank to discuss the trends and obstacles facing their industry.

Nevada’s alternative energy sector is changing with new projects and regulations as well as the buyout of Nevada’s major utility. Industry experts are expecting a resurgence of the industry as well as more conservation efforts. Recently, executives representing the alternative energy industry met at the Reno offices of City National Bank to discuss their changing industry. Connie… [More...]

Nevada Real Estate & Development Report: March 2014

Read the Nevada Real Estate and Development Report: March 2014 - Commercial real estate and development - projects, sales, and leases.

E Lease, Industrial ADDRESS 4935 Steptoe St. Ste 500, 89122 TENANT Charming Exhibition Inc. LANDLORD Lomas Regency LLC DETAILS 5,850 SF; $22,464 for one year REP (BOTH) Jarrad Katz, CCIM and Galit Kimerling of MDL Group H Project, Office ADDRESS 875 Warm Springs Rd., 89011 DETAILS Cadence, the 2,200-acre planned community in Henderson has begun… [More...]

Eric Dobberstein: Hamrick, Evans & Dobberstein

Meet Eric Dobberstein, Nevada Managing Partner of Hamrick, Evans & Dobberstein.

Nevada Managing Partner Las Vegas http://www.hamricklaw.com/ How did you first get into your profession? I have always had an interest in the law and individual rights. After I got to experience the thrill of doing trial work, I was hooked. If you had to choose another profession, what would it be? Why? It would be as… [More...]

Karen Dallett: Friends of Black Rock – High Rock

Meet Karen Dallett, Executive Director of Friends of Black Rock - High Rock

Executive Director Gerlach http://blackrockdesert.org/ How did you first get into your profession? Conservation, wildlife, habitats, water, air and landscape quality have been the backdrop of my work throughout my lifetime. These are now front burner issues; the knob is on high. If you could stop time, what’s the one moment you’d want to relive over and… [More...]

Kevin Sullivan: Mutual of Omaha Bank

Meet Kevin Sullivan, Reno Market President of Mutual of Omaha Bank

Reno Market President Reno http://www.mutualofomahabank.com/ How did you first get into your profession? Out of college, I was accepted into a Management Candidate program with First Interstate Bank. What do you like most about your industry? I enjoy the interaction and relationships with clients – helping them with their financial needs. It’s rewarding to see their… [More...]

March 2014: Around the State

Read business news from around Nevada for March 2014.

Las Vegas Metro Chamber Joins the Board of the USTA The Las Vegas Metro Chamber has become the first metropolitan chamber of commerce in the nation to join the board of the United States Travel Association (USTA). The move signals the increased involvement of the chamber in travel and tourism. The USTA engages in a range… [More...]

Dermody Properties

When businessman John Dermody accepted the Nevada franchise for the Philco Appliance Company and relocated his family to Reno in 1950, little did anyone suspect that this move would be the catalyst that created a successful industrial development company, Dermody Properties. Appliances after World War II were like cell phones are today… consumers couldn’t get… [More...]

Office Summary: Fourth Quarter 2013

Southern Nevada The Las Vegas office sector ended 2013 on a somewhat positive note as it reported positive net absorption for the third consecutive quarter. While the vacancy rate remains elevated, the latest period represents a decline of 0.2 percentage points compared to the prior quarter. Compared to a year ago, the rate is down… [More...]