Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors; Governor Approves Solar Tax Incentives

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors Park Place Infiniti is sponsoring the fourth annual Blow Out Breast Cancer event, presented by the Smiles for Survivors foundation and Square Colour Salon and Spa. [Read More...] Governor’s Office of Energy Approves Solar Tax Incentives Highlighting its commitment to renewable energy in Nevada, the Governor’s Office of Energy … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber Opposes ‘Margin Tax,’ Question 3

No guarantee money slated for education would land in educators’ hands HENDERSON, Nev.  – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce recently surveyed its membership regarding the proposed Margin Tax, or Question No. 3, on the November ballot and received an “overwhelming response” in opposition, said Scott Muelrath, president and CEO of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce. The … [Read more...]

Henderson to Celebrate Economic Development, Small Businesses

15th annual awards event to recognize local success in multiple categories Nov. 13 HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce and the city of Henderson’s Economic Development/Redevelopment division will host Henderson’s 15th Annual Economic Development and Small Business Awards from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at the Hilton Lake Las Vegas, 1610 Lake Las Vegas … [Read more...]

Educating, Connecting Entrepreneurs; Median Home Price Hits $200,000; 5K to Raise Funds for Kids with Cancer

Las Vegas Will Launch 1 Million Cups to Educate, Connect Local Entrepreneurs 1 Million Cups, a program to engage, educate and connect entrepreneurs, launched in Las Vegas on Wednesday,  August 13. The weekly event will be located in the inNEVation Center, powered by Switch. 1 Million Cups is a weekly gathering that is building startup communities over cups of coffee and … [Read more...]

U.S. Sen. Harry Reid to Speak at Aug. 21 Henderson Chamber Event

U.S. Sen. Harry Reid will serve as the guest speaker at the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s upcoming Legislative Update breakfast.

Legislative update to cover what’s being done federally to grow Nevada economy HENDERSON, Nev. – U.S. Sen. Harry Reid will serve as the guest speaker at the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s upcoming Legislative Update breakfast. Titled "Conversation with Senator Reid on Growing Nevada's Economy," the breakfast will take place from 7 to 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, in the Cancun … [Read more...]

A Future of Change: Economic Development

At the top of the economic development wish list is unmanned aerial vehicles, also known as drones, presenting one of the biggest opportunities for Nevada.

Nevada, because of its narrow focus on three industries, was devastated by the recession and eventually led the nation in foreclosures and unemployment. As both the director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and a resident of Nevada, Steve Hill believes there is a rising wave of economic development diversifying an outdated and vulnerable economy built on … [Read more...]