May 1 Roadmap to Success to cover SEO for social media

Brian Mell, digital marketing manager at BannerView.com, will present "How to Go from SEO to SEOcial" as part of the Roadmap to Success workshop series

Brian Mell to explain how to optimize social media marketing for search engines HENDERSON, Nev. – Brian Mell, digital marketing manager at BannerView.com, will present “How to Go from SEO to SEOcial” as part of the Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, May 1, at the Henderson Business Resource Center Seminar Room,… [More...]

Boosting productivity next focus for Roadmap to Success workshop

Tony Brace will present "The Keys to Higher Productivity and Higher Profitability" as part of the Roadmap to Success workshop series.

Tony Brace to discuss leveraging teams and time management Apr. 17 HENDERSON, Nev. – Tony Brace, Business Coach at ActionCOACH, will present “The Keys to Higher Productivity and Higher Profitability” as part of the Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, April 17, at the Henderson Business Resource Center Seminar Room,… [More...]

Roadmap to Success workshop demystifies LLCs and Corporations

Gina Bongiovi, will present "How to Structure and Manage Your LLC or Corporation" during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s Roadmap to Success workshop.

Gina Bongiovi to show how to protect one’s business and assets Apr. 3 HENDERSON, Nev. – Gina Bongiovi, managing partner at Bongiovi Law Firm, will present “How to Structure and Manage Your LLC or Corporation” during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, April 3, at… [More...]

Officials Break Ground on Moapa Paiute Tribe Solar Project

The first utility-scale solar project on tribal land is underway in Southern Nevada. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (NV) joined representatives from the Moapa Band of Piautes and executives from First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to kick off construction on the 250 Megawatt power… [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...]

Workshop Series Makes Accounting, Bookkeeping Easier to Manage

Henderson Chamber’s Roadmap to Success welcomes CanDee Baker, Mary Marriott HENDERSON, Nev.  – CanDee Baker of Baker’s Bookkeeping and Tax Services and Mary Marriott with BRAINtrust Marketing and Communications will present “Surviving the Roller Coaster Ride of Bookkeeping and Cash flow” as part of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30… [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...]

Roadmap to Success workshop provides ins and outs of Outlook

Owner of TechVanta Business IT, will present “Be an Email Rock Star with Microsoft Outlook – a Hands-On Workshop” during the Roadmap to Success workshop.

HENDERSON, Nev. – Rich Manley, technical services manager and owner of TechVanta Business IT, will present “Be an Email Rock Star with Microsoft Outlook – a Hands-On Workshop” during the Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 6, at the Henderson Business Resource Center, 112 S. Water St., near West… [More...]

Feb. 6 Roadmap to Success to present ‘Everything You Need to Know About Blogging for Business’

Maria Bailey will present “Everything You Need to Know About Blogging for Business” as part of the Henderson Chamber’s Roadmap to Success workshop.

HENDERSON, Nev. – Maria Bailey, CEO of SuccessCityOnline.com, will present “Everything You Need to Know About Blogging for Business” as part of the Henderson Chamber’s Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at the Henderson Business Resource Center, 112 S. Water St. in downtown Henderson. During the workshop, Bailey will discuss… [More...]

Roadmap to Success to show businesses how to compete on social media

Brian Mell will present “Setting Up and Managing Your Profile on the Top 5 Social Networks” during the Roadmap to Success workshop.

HENDERSON, Nev. – Brian Mell, assistant marketing manager at Bannerview.com, will present “Setting Up and Managing Your Profile on the Top 5 Social Networks” during the Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Henderson Business Resource Center, 112 S. Water St. in downtown Henderson. During the workshop, Mell… [More...]

Business owners to learn how to avoid traps during chamber workshop

HENDERSON, Nev. – Robert Anderson, attorney and partner with Snell and Wilmer, and Steve Beatty, financial advisor for Financial Solutions for Business, will present “Escaping the Owner’s Trap” during the Roadmap to Success workshop series from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at the Henderson Business Resource Center, 112 S. Water St. in downtown… [More...]

Industry Focus: Education

The Nevada education system has overcome a multitude of hurdles in recent years. Even so, the system still has a long way to go.

From kindergarten to college graduation, Nevada’s education system has overcome a multitude of hurdles in recent years. Even so, the system still has a long way to go. Coming together to discuss issues Nevada faces in regards to education, a combination of business leaders, economic development resources and leaders in education recently met at the… [More...]

Industry Focus: Telecommunications

Telecommunications executives met at the office of City National Bank to discuss the need to stay current amidst technology overload.

With the threat of cyber attacks at an all time high and transition to Cloud storage becoming more common, the telecommunications industry is evolving at a rapid pace. Recently, telecommunications executives representing companies throughout the industry met at the office of City National Bank to discuss the need to stay current amidst technology overload. Connie… [More...]

Henderson Chamber to host State of the Chamber address Aug. 29

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Annual event showcases future of business in Henderson, year’s past successes HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host its annual State of the Chamber Address from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29 in the Milan Ballroom at the M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South, in Henderson. Doors open at 11:30 a.m.… [More...]

Closing the Digital Divide: Digital literacy is imperative for America’s economic future

Digital literacy is imperative for America’s economic future and possessing these skills is absolutely essential for accessing the jobs and education.

It’s likely that high level business executives, like those reading this article, have access to a broadband connection and are able to navigate to the very bowels of the Internet on their own computer or web enabled device any time they please. Step-away from this niche group momentarily and it’s not too shocking to learn… [More...]

Technology: Wired Up and Ready to Go

The state of Nevada is building the future today by taking all the right steps to become a global technology leader in the year ahead.

With so much of America looking hopefully to the future, the state of Nevada is building it today by taking all the right steps to become a global technology leader in the year ahead. The technology sector in Nevada “has changed so much in five years,” says Dave Archer, President and Chief Executive Officer of… [More...]

Industry Focus: Telecommunications

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Telecommunications executives representing companies throughout the industry met at the Las Vegas office of Holland & Hart to discuss their growing pains and meeting the needs of increasingly technologically advanced consumers:

Mel Urquhart, TruCom Fiber & Wireless; Lance Earl, Holland & Hart; John DeMarco, XO Communications; Chris Donnelly, Switch Communications; Cheri Hickman, Diversified Communications Solutions; Duffy Leone, Cox Communications; Jeff Grace, NetEffect; Mark Haley, Smart City Networks; Mike Ballard, Cobalt Data Centers [More...]

Telecom: Now Calling the Future …

What’s ahead for Telecom in 2012? Lots of exciting new technologies and services, for one thing. And continued diversification, for another. And a still-crummy economy that will hamper a good amount of the growth that should be taking place. Reuters reported in early January that telecom firms around the world are expected to slash spending… [More...]

‘Tis the Season to Give: Businesses Help Nevada Communities

Lyle Brennan

During the holiday season it’s natural to think about helping the less fortunate, but it’s also a good time to point out that Nevada businesses donate all year long to make our communities better.  Despite what the progressives and the liberal media would have you believe, business owners and corporations are not the Ebenezer Scrooges… [More...]