Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association hosts the 5th Annual Stars of the Industry Hospitality Awards Gala

NHLA is honoring exemplary hospitality employees working within Nevada’s hotel industry at the 5th Annual Stars of the Industry Hospitality Awards Gala

The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association (NHLA) is honoring exemplary hospitality employees working within Nevada’s hotel industry at the 5th Annual Stars of the Industry Hospitality Awards Gala on Wednesday, October 14 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. at the Vdara Hotel and Spa. The prestigious event provides the opportunity for employees throughout the state to be recognized for the … [Read more...]

Elite Business Advisors Earn Prestigious CEPA Designation

To receive the CEPA designation, Wilcox and Bucklew completed a rigorous five-day program.

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas-based CPA firm JW Advisors Partner Chris Wilcox and Southwest based wealth management firm Miller Russell Associates Partner Russell Bucklew recently earned the Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) designation after completing the Institute’s intensive CEPA executive style MBA program at the University of San Francisco. Wilcox and Bucklew join an elite … [Read more...]

Anthony Manfredi Named Senior Vice-President of Content and Marketing for KNPB

Anthony Manfredi is named Senior Vice-President of Content and Marketing for Reno’s PBS Member Station, KNPB Channel 5.

Manfredi marks his ninth year at KNPB with promotion RENO, Nev. - Anthony Manfredi is named Senior Vice-President of Content and Marketing for Reno’s PBS Member Station, KNPB Channel 5. Manfredi’s experience in marketing strategies, programming and design make him an ideal candidate for the position. As the new Senior Vice President of Content and Marketing, Manfredi … [Read more...]

KNPB Wins four Communicator and Telly Awards: Prestigious Visual Arts Awards Received by KNPB

Reno, Nev. – KNPB Channel 5 Public Broadcasting is among top entrants as winners of the Communicator and Telly awards. The 2015 Communicator Awards, overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, recognizes the best of the best for video, audio and other interactive visual arts. Competing against 6000 entries from all over the world, KNPB was awarded three Silver … [Read more...]

KNPB CEO Kurt Mische Takes On Two More Roles

Mische elected President of California Public Television and chair of the Pacific Mountain Network RENO, Nev. - Kurt Mische, President and CEO of KNPB, has been re-elected to his second term as the Pacific Mountain Network executive committee chair. He was also elected the President of California Public Television and its sister organization, Californians for Public … [Read more...]

Report from the Private Bank by Nevada State Bank Highlights State of Public Education in Nevada

LAS VEGAS – The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the 23nd edition of its High Net Worth Report series. The topic of this edition is public education in the state. It includes summaries of key laws passed this year during the legislative session in Carson City and a guest column by Susie Lee, board chair of Communities In Schools of Nevada, a nonprofit organization … [Read more...]

The Children’s Cabinet Celebrates 17th Annual Art of Childhood Fundraiser

The Children’s Cabinet’s has reason to celebrate its longstanding work in the community, keeping children safe and families together.

Founder Michael Dermody is recipient of the Dixie May Philanthropy Award The Children’s Cabinet’s has reason to celebrate its longstanding work in the community, keeping children safe and families together. The 17th annual Art of Childhood fundraising gala will take place Friday, September 18th at The Governor’s Mansion. Attendees will enjoy an evening in a tented garden … [Read more...]

New Office Building for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of GA Opens Today

A new office building developed by The Molasky Group for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia opens today in the Muscogee Technology Park in Columbus.

COLUMBUS, GA – A new office building developed by The Molasky Group for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGa), the state’s largest health solutions company, opens today in the Muscogee Technology Park in Columbus. The new 235,000 square foot facility will house approximately 1500 employees and will be BCBSGa’s main hub for servicing its nearly 3 million members with … [Read more...]

Centennial Toyota Rallies to Raise Funds for Childhood Cancer Patients: Team Members Shave Head for Kids

Centennial Toyota and its customers showed their support for kids with cancer at its Third Annual Centennial Shave Off last Friday.

Centennial Toyota and its customers showed their support for kids with cancer at its Third Annual Centennial Shave Off last Friday. Anthony Woods, general manager of the dealership, hosted customers as they and Centennial Toyota team members got their heads shaved by young cancer survivors, with assistance from a professional hair dresser, to benefit the nonprofit … [Read more...]

Judy Clifford Named Property Manager for Colliers International – Las Vegas

Mike Mixer, executive managing director of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced the company has hired Judy Clifford as property manager.

LAS VEGAS  – Mike Mixer, executive managing director of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced the company has hired Judy Clifford as property manager. Judy Clifford has joined the Property Management Team, where her primary responsibilities include creating and reviewing property budgets, managing property expenses and overseeing the day-to-day operations of a … [Read more...]

Alexander G. LeVeque Named New Partner with Solomon Dwiggins & Freer, Ltd.

Solomon Dwiggins & Freer announced that Alexander G. LeVeque was recently named a partner in the firm.

LAS VEGAS – Solomon Dwiggins & Freer, Ltd., a leading Nevada law firm practicing primarily in trust and estate law, announced that Alexander G. LeVeque was recently named a partner in the firm. LeVeque joins the firm’s other partners, including Mark A. Solomon, Dana A. Dwiggins, Alan D. Freer, Brian K. Steadman, Steven E. Hollingworth, Brian P. Eagan and Jeffrey P. … [Read more...]

Project 150 Hosts Sept. 3 Open House: Charity Unveiling New 8,000-Square-Foot Warehouse and Betty’s Showroom

To show just how Project 150 helps local teens in need, it is holding an open house from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sept. 3, at 3600 N. Rancho Drive.

LAS VEGAS – With more than 2,100 homeless high school students in the Las Vegas Valley, many of whom don’t have basic necessities to start the school year, Project 150 is expanding to meet the growing need for its services. To show just how Project 150 helps local teens in need, it is holding an open house from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 3, at its new building at … [Read more...]

Nevada-Based Developer to Build 898,560 SF for Wayfair Inc.

Dermody Properties, in a joint-venture with Hillwood Investment Properties (Hillwood) will develop an 898,560-square-foot facility for Wayfair Inc.

Dermody Properties, in a joint-venture with Hillwood Investment Properties (Hillwood) will develop an 898,560-square-foot facility for Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W), one of the world’s largest online destinations for home furnishings and décor. The facility will be located on a 52-acre site at 1600 Donaldson Rd. in Erlanger, Ky., adjacent to the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky … [Read more...]

Colliers International | Las Vegas Updates Aug. 31, 2015

2578-Wigwam-Parkway

LAS VEGAS – Colliers International – Las Vegas announced the finalization of a lease to Pacific Dental Services LLC. The approximately 3,000-square-foot retail property is located in Pecos Legacy Center at 2578 Wigwam Parkway in Henderson. Scot Marker of Colliers International represented the lessor, Centra Pecos Legacy LLC. LAS VEGAS – Colliers International – Las Vegas … [Read more...]

16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza’ to Benefit Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program at Nathan Adelson Hospice

Nathan Adelson Hospice is preparing for its 16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is preparing for its 16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8 to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program. Members of the community and supporters are invited to sample delicious wines and delectable cuisine while enjoying … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber of Commerce Names 2015-16 Board

Board took office July 1, will be sworn in Sept. 3 at State of the Chamber Address HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce has named the members of its 2015-16 executive board. The board took office July 1 and will be sworn in Thursday, Sept. 3, at the annual State of the Chamber Address. The following were named to the executive board: Tim Brooks (Emerald … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Attorney and Women’s Business Coach Form Women’s Business Council of Southern Nevada

Jennifer Braster and Laura Hess, Master Certified Coach and owner of PUSH Where It’s Easy, have formed Women’s Business Council of Southern Nevada (WBC).

Jennifer Braster, founding partner of Naylor & Braster Attorneys at Law, and Laura Hess, Master Certified Coach and owner of PUSH Where It’s Easy, have formed Women’s Business Council of Southern Nevada (WBC). WBC is an innovative association of professional women focused on creating strategic alliances to build and strengthen their business. “As a woman in a highly … [Read more...]

GLVAR Elects New Officers, Board for 2016

GLVAR announced the results of its election of officers and board members, with local REALTORS Scott Beaudry, president, and David J. Tina, president-elect.

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has announced the results of its annual election of officers and board members, with local REALTORS Scott Beaudry serving as 2016 president and David J. Tina serving as 2016 president-elect. GLVAR members voted from Aug. 13 through Aug. 27, electing the following officers and directors to lead Southern … [Read more...]

25th Anniversary Superhero Race and Event for Kids with Cancer: Sign up for race, walk, fun Sept. 12 at Exploration Park at Mountain’s Edge

The 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet Buchanan this year to commemorate the quarter-century milestone, the race will be Saturday, Sept. 12.

A chance meeting between a local baseball executive and pediatric cancer patient 25 years ago set in motion the biggest local fundraiser for children with cancer and their families and the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada. Called the 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet Buchanan this year to commemorate the quarter-century milestone, the race, one-mile … [Read more...]

Book by Nationally Recognized Speaker and Human Behavior Expert Dan Lier Becomes No. 1 Best-Seller

LAS VEGAS – Dan Lier, an author, human behavior expert and the most requested speaker in Las Vegas, recently became a No. 1 Best-Seller on Amazon.com in the child psychology and adolescent psychology categories with his book titled “Is Your Child Wired for Success? – The Incontestable Truth about Achievement.” After a 10-year study with a selected group of 308 business … [Read more...]