Vegas PBS Appoints Catherine Francisco Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships

Catherine Francisco has joined Vegas PBS as Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships.

Las Vegas – Catherine Francisco has joined Vegas PBS as Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships. In her new position, Francisco will be responsible for building support for diverse Vegas PBS television and outreach programs and special events. Before joining the Vegas PBS team, Francisco was an account manager for Greenspun Media Group, which included Vegas TV, Las Vegas… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Heather Black Darby

Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Heather Black Darby, MSPT, SCS, CSCS, who will be joining the company’s clinic located at 727 N. Nellis Blvd. Black Darby brings more than 14 years of experience in the field of physical therapy to Matt Smith Physical Therapy. Prior to joining the company,… [More...]

New Dunkin’ Donuts Restaurant to Open in Southwest Las Vegas

Dunkin’ Donuts announced that it will open a new restaurant in Las Vegas at 3481 S. Durango Drive on Tuesday, July 15.

Grand Opening Celebration to Include Medium Iced – or Hot – Coffee for Only .50 Cents Las Vegas - Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced that it will open a new restaurant in Las Vegas at 3481 S. Durango Drive (on the corner of Durango and Spring Mountain Road) on Tuesday, July… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Offers Dry Needling Technique

Las Vegas – Those in pain now have one more option available to help relieve what ails them at Matt Smith Physical Therapy. The therapy practice offers Trigger Point Dry Needling, a technique that uses a fine filament needle to deactivate or shut down painful or knotted areas in muscles. At Matt Smith Physical Therapy,… [More...]

NetEffect Merges with uptimeLV

NetEffect and uptimeLV, two of the leading computer and information technology support and consulting service providers, announced the companies have merged

LAS VEGAS  – NetEffect and uptimeLV, two of the leading, Las Vegas-based, computer and information technology support and consulting service providers, announced the companies have merged.  The company will retain the NetEffect name, and the merger will make NetEffect the largest Managed Services Provider in Southern Nevada. Established in 2001, uptimeLV, Inc. was a Las Vegas-based IT company… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Opens Online Store

Las Vegas – With the opening of an online store, Matt Smith Physical Therapy has further expanded its patient resources. Found on the homepage of the Matt Smith Physical Therapy website, mattsmithpt.com, the new online store has a plethora of great products for sale. Aimed at those recovering from injury and those wanting to stay true to… [More...]

Nathan Adelson Hospice Locations to Serve as Drop-Off Points for ‘Back to School’ Supplies for Local Elementary Schools

Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is once again stepping up to help students this next school year.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is once again stepping up to help students this next school year. From now until Aug. 18, the hospice’s locations will serve as drop-off points for much-needed school supplies for students at Robert L. Taylor and Sunrise Acres elementary schools. “Many schools unfortunately suffer… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Louise Trent

Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Louise Trent, who will be joining the company’s clinic at 9499 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 220.  Trent brings more than 20 years of experience in the field of physical therapy to Matt Smith Physical Therapy. Prior to joining the company, Trent served as senior physical therapist… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Acquires Rancho Injury Care Center

New location marks the company’s 14th clinic in Las Vegas Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy, a locally owned and operated company dedicated to changing lives through physical therapy and community outreach, has recently expanded its operations to include the acquisition of Rancho Injury Care Center. The clinic will become the company’s 14th Matt Smith Physical Therapy location in Southern… [More...]

Raul Espiritu Hire as Senior Job Captain for EV&A Architects

EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced the hiring of Raul Espiritu as senior job captain.

Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced the hiring of Raul Espiritu as senior job captain. With more than 15 years experience in architecture, Espiritu has extensive knowledge of the Las Vegas architecture industry. Espiritu has worked on many of the major hotel and casinos on the Las Vegas Strip, as well… [More...]

Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance Announces Additions to its Board of Directors

The LVGEA welcomes five community leaders to its board of directors.

Las Vegas — The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance welcomes five community leaders to its board of directors. On May 1, 2014, the LVGEA board of directors took unanimous action to elect five community leaders to join the board. These new members will help continue to build public and private sector relationships to bolster a new… [More...]

Vegas PBS Announces Apps, Games, Programming & Workshops to Encourage Children to Continue Education During the Summer Months

Vegas PBS offers access to a variety of TV opportunities to continue education in a fun way to prepare children for their next phase of learning.

Las Vegas – The end of the school year brings one question to the minds of parents across the valley – how do I continue my child’s learning throughout the summer break? Vegas PBS offers access to a variety of TV, online and in-person opportunities to continue education in a fun and engaging way to prepare children for their… [More...]

The Big Picture – A Free Health and Well-being Education Event for Girls Ages 8-12

Young girls need opportunities to grow relationships, develop character, learn leadership skills, increase literacy, and acquire healthy lifestyle habits in a nurturing environment. This program is designed to bring the pre-teen girl into her middle school and high school years prepared to make wise and healthy choices. The event will include five topics: Young Girls… [More...]

Michael Erin Named Chief of Staff and Global initiatives Manager for Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Michael Erin has joined the organization as Chief of Staff and Global Initiatives Manager.

Las Vegas – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that Michael Erin has joined the organization as Chief of Staff and Global Initiatives Manager. Metropolitan regions like Las Vegas are increasingly competing in the global marketplace, and Erin will lead the LVGEA’s efforts to both attract foreign direct investment and assist local businesses in taking their… [More...]

Mayte Heredia Named Ready To Learn Project Facilitator for Vegas PBS

Vegas PBS announced that Mayte Heredia has been appointed as Ready To Learn Project Facilitator.

(Las Vegas) – Vegas PBS announced that Mayte Heredia has been appointed as Ready To Learn Project Facilitator. The Vegas PBS Ready To Learn project provides literacy, health and math-based workshops to schools and families. Vegas PBS Ready To Learn focuses approximately 90 percent of its outreach efforts on Clark County School District Title I… [More...]

Kevin Welch Named Design Director for EV&A Architects

EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Kevin Welch has been named the firm’s design director.

Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Kevin Welch has been named the firm’s design director. With over 15 years in architecture, Welch brings extensive knowledge and experience working in the hospitality, commercial and healthcare fields. As design director for EV&A, Welch works closely with firm principals, clients and the project… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Collects 2,731 Pounds of Food for Three Square Food Bank

Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently completed its third annual food drive benefiting Three Square Food Bank. The company collected 2,371 pounds of food, which will help create 2,276 meals that will be given to Three Square’s more than 600 Program Partners who feed more than 100,000 food-insecure men, women and children each… [More...]

Edward Vance of EV&A Architects elected to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects

Vance Becomes Only 2014 Recipient from the State of Nevada for Prominent Recognition.

  Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that CEO and founder Edward Vance was selected for elevation to Fellowship in the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Vance is the only recipient from the state of Nevada to receive this prestigious recognition this year. “It’s extremely humbling and certainly and an incredible… [More...]

Vegas PBS and CPB Expand Content and Resources to Support Local Veterans

Vegas PBS Offers Rich Pipeline of Programming for Deeper Understanding of Our Country’s Veterans and Military History Las Vegas – Vegas PBS and CPB announced the launch of a new veterans’ initiative that features compelling stories of recent veteran experiences and local community engagement efforts to increase dialogue and solutions as our nation’s veterans transition to civilian… [More...]

Dunkin’ Donuts to Host First Annual Celebrity Restaurant Challenge Benefitting Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation’s Camp Cartwheel

(LAS VEGAS) – Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas franchisees are turning over their stores to some very special individuals for a very special cause! Dunkin’ Donuts is hosting the first-ever “Celebrity Restaurant Challenge” from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 17.  Local celebrities and personalities will be working at select Dunkin’ Donuts locations to raise… [More...]

Nevada Donor Network Announces Record Growth in Organ & Tissue Donation

Nevada Donor Network (NDN) is proud to announce a second consecutive year of record breaking increases in all aspects of organ and tissue donation.

Nevada Donor Network (NDN) is proud to announce a second consecutive year of record breaking increases in all aspects of organ and tissue donation. In 2013, the team facilitated donations from 104 organ donors, 373 tissue donors and 632 cornea donors. This equates to a 96% rise in organ donation activity compared to 2011 which… [More...]

The Junior League of Las Vegas Presents ‘Alive from the Sands Copa Room’

The Junior League of Las Vegas announced the second event of the Sands Copa Connection Program Series ‘Alive from the Sands Copa Room.’

Las Vegas – The Junior League of Las Vegas announced the second event of the Sands Copa Connection Program Series ‘Alive from the Sands Copa Room’ by the Grammy Award-winning Las Vegas Academy Jazz Band and critically acclaimed singer Marlena Shaw on May 9. Prior to the highly anticipated jazz concert, historian Dr. Michael Green will… [More...]