Vegas PBS Announces Lourdes Esparza as Bilingual Receptionist for Workforce Training & Economic Development

Vegas PBS announced that Lourdes Esparza has been appointed to a bilingual receptionist for the Workforce Training and Economic Development department.

  Las Vegas – Vegas PBS announced that Lourdes Esparza has been appointed to a bilingual receptionist position for the station’s Workforce Training and Economic Development department, which offers Global Online Advanced Learning (GOAL), an affordable online education opportunity designed for entry, certification and advancement in today’s workplace. In her new role, Esparza will assist new customers with registration for the Food… [More...]

Perry Ursem Joins Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Perry Ursem has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Business Retention and Expansion.

Las Vegas – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Perry Ursem has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Business Retention and Expansion. As economic development efforts in Nevada continue to evolve at the state and regional levels and through cooperative efforts between agencies, Ursem will transition from the Nevada Governor’s… [More...]

American Osteopathic Association Approves State’s Largest Non-Profit Hospice for First Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program in Nevada

The American Osteopathic Association has approved Nathan Adelson Hospice for a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program, the first-of-its-kind in Nevada.

Las Vegas – The American Osteopathic Association has approved Nathan Adelson Hospice for a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program, making it the first-of-its-kind fellowship program in Nevada and one of only 11 osteopathic fellowship programs in the nation.  The new program is a joint educational effort with the hospice and Touro University Nevada. The educational move… [More...]

‘A Flair for Care’ Fashion Show to Benefit Nathan Adelson Hospice

Neiman Marcus will sponsor its prestigious “A Flair For Care” Fashion Show with all proceeds benefiting the non-profit Nathan Adelson Hospice.

LAS VEGAS – Neiman Marcus will sponsor its prestigious “A Flair For Care” Fashion Show on Saturday, May 3 at Wynn Las Vegas with all proceeds benefiting the non-profit Nathan Adelson Hospice. The 14th annual event has raised more than $6 million over the years. Guests will be treated to an elegant lunch catered by Wynn… [More...]

NAIOP Southern Nevada Chapter Announces Winners of the 17th Annual Spotlight Awards

The NAIOP Southern Nevada chapter hosted its 17th Annual Spotlight Awards on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas.

Las Vegas, NV – The NAIOP Southern Nevada chapter hosted its 17th Annual Spotlight Awards on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas. This notable “Let the good times roll” annual event was hosted by Terri and Kevin Janison, recognizing distinguished commercial real estate entities in our local development community. The awards program… [More...]

Darris Peterson, Associate AIA Named Vice President of EV&A Architects

EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Darris Peterson has been named the firm’s vice president of its Healthcare division.

(Las Vegas) – EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Darris Peterson has been named the firm’s vice president of its Healthcare division. Peterson brings more than twenty-five years of Healthcare architecture experience to the firm along with his extensive knowledge of local, regional, and national healthcare regulatory requirements as they relate to design and… [More...]

Vegas PBS Presents The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama

Vegas PBS proudly presents the television debut of The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama a series that explores the imprint Jewish culture has made.

New five-part documentary series leads lineup of Jewish history programming on Vegas PBS Las Vegas - Vegas PBS proudly presents the television debut of The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama, an intriguing historical five-part documentary series that explores the imprint Jewish culture has made upon the world, and the suffering, resilience and rebirth of its people. The… [More...]

Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance Announces Companies Approved for Incentives in Southern Nevada

LVGEA announced companies approved will create 49 new jobs in Nevada thanks to incentives approved March 20.

Las Vegas – Two businesses will create 49 new jobs in Nevada thanks to incentives approved March 20 at a Governor’s Office of Economic Development Board meeting. TH Foods, Inc. expects to create 25 jobs as it adds a $19.7 million production line to its Henderson facility, building on operations established there in July 2012.  Advanced… [More...]

Nathan Adelson Hospice to Hold 11th Annual ‘John Anderson – Celebration of Life – Live Butterfly Release’

The Nathan Adelson Hospice Foundation will host the 11th Annual John Anderson ‘Celebration of Life’ Live Butterfly Release.

Las Vegas – Southern Nevada residents who have lost loved ones will have the opportunity to celebrate their memories at the 11th Annual John Anderson ‘Celebration of Life’ Live Butterfly Release. The Nathan Adelson Hospice Foundation will host the event at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27 at the UNLV Alumni Amphitheater, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154,… [More...]

Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ Investment Campaign Narrows in on its $2 Million Mark

The ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ investment campaign, launched by the LVGEA in the fall of 2013, is nearing a $2 million mark thanks to local businesses.

The ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ investment campaign, launched by the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance in the fall of 2013, is nearing a $2 million mark thanks to local businesses and organizations that support the LVGEA’s global economic development mission. The latest group of notable investors includes: Martin-Harris Construction; R&O Construction; Juliet Companies; Nevada State College; Fair,… [More...]

Vegas PBS Nationwide Research Confirms that PBS and Member Stations Are America’s Most Trusted Institution and an ‘Excellent’ Use of Tax Dollars for 11th Consecutive Year

Vegas PBS General Manager Tom Axtell announced that PBS and its member stations were again named number 1 in trust among nationally known institutions.

Annual Survey Also Names PBS KIDS as the Most Educational TV/Media Brand, the Safest On-Air and Online Destination for Children and the Top Provider of Content That Helps Children Learn Reading, Math and Essential Skills Las Vegas – Vegas PBS General Manager Tom Axtell announced that during a time of significant increase in broadcast audience numbers and… [More...]

Matthew Burns, Associate AIA Named Vice President of EV&A Architects

EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Matthew Burns has been named as the firm’s vice president.

Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Matthew Burns has been named as the firm’s vice president. As part owner of EV&A, Burns brings more than 12 years experience in commercial and industrial projects and is familiar with all phases of work, ranging from entitlements to contract administration. He is an integral part… [More...]

Clark County School District’s Virtual High School and Academy for Individualized Study Announce New Name: Nevada Learning Academy @CCSD

Virtual High School and Academy for Individualized Study announced that the schools have a new official name - Nevada Learning Academy @ CCSD

Academy Also Announces that New Middle School Will Begin in the Fall Las Vegas — Clark County School District’s Virtual High School and Academy for Individualized Study announced that the schools have a new official name – Nevada Learning Academy @ CCSD – which was approved by the Clark County School District Board. Additionally, school officials… [More...]

Kristina Barry Named Strategic Initiatives Coordinator for Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Kristina Barry has been appointed to the position of Strategic Initiatives Coordinator.

(Las Vegas) – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Kristina Barry has been appointed to the position of Strategic Initiatives Coordinator. In her new position, Barry provides assistance on various policy issues for the LVGEA, including its initiatives surrounding education, tech transfer, transportation, land use, unmanned aerial systems, and workforce development.  In addition, she is… [More...]

Reggie Burton, member of Southern Nevada Public Television Board of Directors, Elected to Serve on 2014 National Friends of Public Broadcasting Board of Trustees

Reggie Burton which raises funds for Vegas PBS, has been elected to serve on the 2104 National Friends of Public Broadcasting Board of Trustees.

Las Vegas – Reggie Burton, a longtime member of Southern Nevada Public Television Board of Directors, which raises funds for Vegas PBS, has been elected to serve on the 2104 National Friends of Public Broadcasting Board of Trustees. Burton joins Charlotte Hill, giving the national board two representatives from Southern Nevada Public Television. Burton will begin… [More...]

Junior League of Las Vegas Announces Series on Sands Copa Room The glamour, music and impact of the legendary Sands Copa Room to be highlighted

The Junior League of Las Vegas announced The Sands Copa Connection Program Series, an entertainment series designed to spotlight the legendary Copa Room.

Las Vegas – The Junior League of Las Vegas announced The Sands Copa Connection Program Series, an entertainment and exhibition series designed to spotlight the legendary Copa Room of the Las Vegas Sands Hotel.  The series will feature four programs beginning on April 5 through October 25. Each program will highlight a different aspect of… [More...]

Tangerine Communications Merges with The Ferraro Group

The Ferraro Group announced that Heather Austin will merge her public relations and social media firm, Tangerine Communications, with The Ferraro Group.

Nevada Public Relations and Public Affairs Firm Expands to Phoenix  (Las Vegas/Reno, Nev.) — The Ferraro Group, a Nevada public relations and public affairs company with offices in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City, announced today that Heather Austin will merge her public relations and social media firm, Tangerine Communications, with The Ferraro Group effective… [More...]

Leading Cloud Advisory Firm Joins Cobalt Data Centers’ Channel Sales Program

Cobalt Data Centers announced that Clarify 360 has become the latest company to join the Cobalt Data Centers Channel Sales Program.

Las Vegas— Cobalt Data Centers announced that Clarify 360 (www.clarify360.com) the Cloud and Data Center Division of TeleProviders, has become the latest company to join the Cobalt Data Centers Channel Sales Program.  As part of this agreement, Clarify360 customers needing collocation and disaster recovery services in the southwest now have preferred access to one of the… [More...]

Vegas PBS Announces Sandy Wallace as Grant Writer

Vegas PBS has announced the appointment of Sandy Wallace as its new grant writer, and is responsible for writing and managing grants to assist in funding..

Las Vegas – Vegas PBS has announced the appointment of Sandy Wallace as its new grant writer. Wallace is responsible for writing and managing grants to assist in funding Vegas PBS programming and community services. Wallace brings more than 20 years of experience in grant writing, grant management, and program development to Vegas PBS. She served as… [More...]

ARA Announces the Sale of $43 Million Multifamily Asset in Las Vegas, NV

ARA, the Atlanta-headquartered, privately-held, full-service investment advisory brokerage firm in the nation, announced the January sale of The Wellington.

Griffis Residential Acquires The Wellington  Las Vegas, NV — ARA, the Atlanta-headquartered, largest, privately-held, full-service investment advisory brokerage firm in the nation, announced the January sale of The Wellington, a 332-unit Class A luxury apartment community in Las Vegas, NV. The property was constructed in 1998 and starting in 2012 underwent extensive renovations, allowing it… [More...]

Andrew Doughman Named Communications Director for Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Andrew Doughman has been appointed to the position of Communications Director for the organization.

Las Vegas – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Andrew Doughman has been appointed to the position of Communications Director for the organization. Doughman, an experienced journalist, has written for the Las Vegas Sun, the Nevada News Bureau, the Seattle Times, the Orlando Sentinel, and the Spartanburg Herald-Journal.  A University of Washington graduate, Doughman has… [More...]

Ariel Land Named Marketing and Investor Relations Coordinator for Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Ariel Land has been appointed to the position of Marketing and Investor Relations Coordinator.

Las Vegas – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Ariel Land has been appointed to the position of Marketing and Investor Relations Coordinator for the organization. Having extensive experience within the advertising, promotions and special events industry, Land looks to further the vision of the LVGEA to help Southern Nevada thrive in a global economy.… [More...]