EV&A Architects Awarded 2014 Southern Nevada Human Resources Association ‘Best Places to Work’ Award

EV&A Architects announced that the company took third place in the Southern Nevada Human Resources Association (SNHRA) for Best Places to Work.

Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, an elite Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced  that the company took third place in the Southern Nevada Human Resources Association (SNHRA) micro category for Best Places to Work in Southern Nevada. “This recognition really hits home for me because EV&A always strives to make its employees feel like family,” said EV&… [More...]

LVGEA Board Extends CEO Tom Skancke’s Contract

The Board of the Directors of the LVGEA extended for two years the contract of Tom Skancke, current president and CEO.

LAS VEGAS — The Board of the Directors of the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance extended for two years the contract of Tom Skancke, current president and CEO of the LVGEA. The board took this action during its October meeting. “Economic development and diversification are two of the most pressing issues facing Southern Nevada as… [More...]

Veteran Educator Named Assistant Principal at Nevada Learning Academy at CCSD

Clark County School District’s Nevada Learning Academy at CCSD announced that veteran educator Tracy Viscosi has joined as the school’s assistant principal.

Las Vegas — Clark County School District’s Nevada Learning Academy at CCSD announced that veteran educator Tracy Viscosi has joined the staff as the school’s assistant principal. Formerly assistant principal at Rancho High School, Viscosi helped see the school through the federal school improvement grant. She supervised the English, Career and Technical Education, Medical, and… [More...]

LVGEA Announces Additions to its Board of Directors

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance welcomes three business leaders to its board of directors.

Las Vegas — The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance welcomes three business leaders to its board of directors. Recently, the LVGEA board of directors took unanimous action to elect Derrick R. Hill, Vice President of Cox Business and Hospitality Network, Las Vegas; John Cannito, Chief Operating Officer, The PENTA Building Group; and Paul Caudill, CEO… [More...]

EV&A Architects Hires Tim Hollenbeck as Senior Associate and Project Manager

EV&A Architects, an elite Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced the addition of Tim Hollenbeck as senior associate and project manager.

Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, an elite Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced the addition of Tim Hollenbeck as senior associate and project manager. With more than 25 years of experience in the commercial and hospitality architect industries, Hollenbeck has extensive knowledge of local, regional, and national regulatory requirements, as well as Building Information Modeling (BIM)… [More...]

Knutek MD Invests in Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance

Knutek MD Invests in Southern Nevada through Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ Campaign  Las Vegas – Knutek MD is giving back in a big way, joining a growing number of businesses that support Las Vegas’ global economic development efforts. Knutek MD recently invested in the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’… [More...]

EV&A Architects Owner Awarded 2014 American Institute of Architects Western Mountain Region Silver Medal Award

EV&A Architects announced that Founder and CEO Edward Vance, FAIA was awarded the 2014 AIA Western Mountain Region Silver Medal.

  Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, an elite Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Founder and CEO Edward Vance, FAIA was awarded the 2014 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Western Mountain Region Silver Medal. “Receiving the Regional Silver Medal from the AIA is truly humbling,” said Vance. “It is such an honor to be recognized… [More...]

Urban Chamber Appoints Tom R. Skancke to Board of Directors

Board of Directors selects Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance executive Las Vegas — The Urban Chamber of Commerce announced a new partnership with the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance. As part of the Urban Chamber of Commerce’s efforts to strategically strengthen its role in the community, the board of the Urban Chamber has appointed Tom R.… [More...]

The Shenker Academy and Temple Sinai Complete Campus Improvement, Unveil New Building

The Shenker Academy and Temple Sinai Complete Campus Improvement, Unveil New Building

The Shenker Academy and Temple Sinai Complete Campus Improvement, Unveil New Building Las Vegas – A new campus is greeting families at Shenker Academy and Temple Sinai in Summerlin.  After 11 months of construction and renovations, Shenker Academy and Temple Sinai are welcoming a new, grand front entrance, improved security system, an updated playground for the… [More...]

UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program and Humane Network Develop Consultation Report for The Animal Foundation in Las Vegas

Findings Show Positive Changes and Improved Practices for One of the Nation’s Busiest Animal Shelters While Recommending New Programs to Dramatically Increase ‘Live Release’ Las Vegas – The Animal Foundation presented findings to county commissioners on an independent review conducted over the last several months by the UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program and the… [More...]

Fisher & Phillips Attorney Elected to Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada Board

Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that Anthony Golden was elected to the board of Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada.

Las Vegas – Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that Anthony Golden, an associate in the Las Vegas office, was elected to the board of Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada. Golden’s board responsibilities include promoting the mission and growth of Candlelighters, establishing relationships with families served by the organization and with donors, and serving as the… [More...]

Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada through Las Vegas Globa Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ Campaign

Wells Fargo has joined a growing number of businesses that support LVGEA development efforts.

Las Vegas – Wells Fargo has joined a growing number of businesses that support Las Vegas’ global economic development efforts. Wells Fargo recently invested in the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ investment campaign, which launched in the fall of 2013 and is a three-year effort to raise $7.5 million for regional economic… [More...]

Two Fisher & Phillips Las Vegas Attorneys Selected to The Best Lawyers in America 2015

Las Vegas – Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that Scott M. Mahoney and Mark J. Ricciardi, both partners in the Las Vegas office, were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015. Ricciardi, the Las Vegas office’s managing partner, has been named for more than 10 years. Firm-wide, 86 attorneys were… [More...]

Cobalt Data Centers Earns Trio of Industry Certifications

Cobalt certified on standards for security, system controls and operational quality relied on by organizations worldwide in selecting collocation services. Highlights: Cobalt Data Centers successfully completed auditor examinations for renewal of its SSAE 16 SOC These standards attest to Cobalt’s high standards for physical security, network security, operational quality and system controls Organizations outside across… [More...]

Nevada Selected as Official Site for Tesla Battery Gigafactory

Governor Brian Sandoval and Elon Musk, announced that Nevada has been selected as the official site for the Tesla Gigafactory.

CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval and Elon Musk, Chairman and CEO of Tesla Motors, announced that Nevada has been selected as the official site for the Tesla Gigafactory. “This is great news for Nevada. Tesla will build the world’s largest and most advanced battery factory in Nevada which means nearly one hundred billion… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Awards Scholarship to Four Students

Third-Year Scholarship Effort by Matt Smith Physical Therapy Expands to Include College Students and Cohort Program Las Vegas –This fall, Matt Smith Physical Therapy is changing the game for four local students. Matt Smith Physical Therapy and the Latin Chamber of Commerce have selected four students to receive the 2014 Changing Lives Scholarship, which provides money… [More...]

R. Gardner Jolley of Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Receives State Bar of Nevada Presidential Award

Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little announced that R. Gardner Jolley was one of the recipients of the Presidential Award from the State Bar of Nevada.

Las Vegas – Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Attorneys at Law announced that firm co-founder R. Gardner Jolley was one of the recipients of the Presidential Award from the State Bar of Nevada. Mr. Jolley was recognized for his leadership and work in bringing honor and integrity to the legal profession. Mr. Jolley, who co-founded Jolley Urga… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Kayla A. Rowzee

Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Kayla A. Rowzee, MOT, OTR/L. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, Rowzee served as Lead Occupational Therapist at Kindred Healthcare/RehabCare’s Heritage Hall Skilled Nursing Facility. She has also served as the Lead Occupational Therapist at the Kaleidoscope After-School Program for Monongalia County Schools, W.Va. Rowzee… [More...]

‘15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza’ to Benefit Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program at Nathan Adelson Hospice

Nathan Adelson Hospice is gearing up for its 15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza to benefit the Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is gearing up for its 15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9 to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program. Community members and supporters are invited to sample popular wines and delectable cuisine… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Michelle L. Nalepa

Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Michelle L. Nalepa, MPT, who will be joining the company’s clinic located at 3155 W. Craig Rd., Suite 140 in North Las Vegas. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, Nalepa worked as a Staff Physical Therapist at Sky Lakes Outpatient Rehabilitation, in Klamath Falls, Ore. She has… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist Tonya Dubin

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist Tonya Dubin Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Occupational Therapist Tonya Dubin, MS, OTR/L. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, Dubin completed her clinical rotations with the practice. She also completed a clinical rotation at Aventura Hospital in Aventura, Fla. Dubin received a Bachelor of Science… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist David McCombs

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist David McCombs Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Occupational Therapist David McCombs, MS, OTR/L. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, McCombs worked as an Acute Care Occupational Therapist for the Valley Health Systems. He’s also worked for the Silver Hills Health Care Center locally. McCombs received… [More...]