This page provides the latest feature content on Nevada Manufacturing from Nevada Business Magazine, plus additional resources.
Latest Nevada Manufacturing Feature
Manufacturing: Organizations Work to Bolster Industry
By Doresa Banning
A major focus of the state’s economic development organization and other agencies throughout Nevada is growing and supporting the state’s manufacturing industry, and their efforts continue to bear fruit.
“There are so many people working right now, from the governor all the way down, to make sure we provide workforce and housing and stimulate the economy in ways that have never been done before,” said Rob Hooper, executive director, Northern Nevada Development Authority (NNDA), the economic development organization for the state’s Sierra region.
The sector, which accounts for 40,000-plus jobs, includes companies that make goods along with the enterprises — packaging, logistics, warehousing and transportation — that provide services to them. While Nevada is home to manufacturing firms of all sizes, most are small to medium sized, data from the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) show. Together these companies produce a gamut of items.[Read the full story.]
Recent Nevada Manufacturing Features
Manufacturing in Nevada: Jobs for the Future
“Think about the last time you were out of total physical contact with all manufactured goods,” asks Ray Bacon, executive director of the Nevada Manufacturer’s Association. “For most of us, we can’t even think about that time because it’s so omnipresent in our lives.” [Read More]
Manufacturing in Nevada: Focus on Education, Jobs and the Future
No one with an eye on this state’s economic future should minimize the importance of manufacturing which, like so many business sectors in Nevada and nationwide, has taken a licking and kept on ticking. [Read More]
Nevada Manufacturing Resources
Nevada Manufacturing: The Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development identifies manufacturing as a key industry in the state.
Nevada Manufacturers Association: Nevada Manufacturers Association (NMA) is a professional association dedicated to promoting and maintaining a strong, healthy, competitive manufacturing sector in Nevada.
Nevada Manufacturing Facts: The National Association of Manufacturer's data on economic conditions and manufacturing by state provide information to help manufacturers in America make critical inventory, production and business plans.