Where’s Our Backbone? Speak Up Nevada!

The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce commissioned the Tax Foundation to prepare a review of Nevada’s tax system and recommend possible improvements.

No one seems to take a stand on political and social issues anymore. They don’t want to make waves or offend anybody. Maybe they’re afraid of being bullied, or in the case of politicians, they’re afraid that speaking out on an issue may alienate some voters. If they do take a stand, as soon as they get any negative feedback, they’re quick to reverse themselves or try to explain … [Read more...]

Nevada Homebuilders, Other Voices: Restore Balance, Fairness to Chapter 40

AB 125 will correct out-of-control housing defect litigation Las Vegas, NV –  This week the Nevada legislature is taking up meaningful reform of a broken “Chapter 40” construction defect law that is costly for homeowners and builders alike, the Nevada Home Builders Association reports. AB 125, strongly supported by the homebuilders and others, would restore the intent of … [Read more...]

Fisher & Phillips LLP Elects Anthony B. Golden to Partner

The Las Vegas office of Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that Anthony B. Golden was elected to partner.

Las Vegas – The Las Vegas office of Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that Anthony B. Golden was elected to partner. His promotion took effect Jan. 1. Across the firm, there are eight new partners. Golden has worked in the Las Vegas office of Fisher & Phillips LLP since February 2010. There, he represents public and private employers in appellate matters, employment … [Read more...]

Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt Celebrates Grand Opening of Las Vegas Location

Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt, a unique, self-serve gourmet frozen yogurt store, will open its 14th store nationwide.

Gourmet Frozen Yogurt Franchise Will Open their First Location in Nevada Las Vegas - Yumz Gourmet Frozen Yogurt, a unique, self-serve gourmet frozen yogurt store that provides irresistible taste in thousands of sweet combinations, will open its 14th store nationwide, on Friday, May 2. A ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce and local community … [Read more...]

Colliers International Receives Business Excellence Award from Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce

LAS VEGAS - Colliers International – Las Vegas, a leading commercial real estate company, announced it recently received a 2013 Business Excellence Award from the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce. Colliers received a Cultivator award, recognizing the company for setting a standard of high quality service in commercial real estate sales, leasing and management, as well as … [Read more...]

Longtime Nevada Media Executive Bruce Spotleson Joins Vegas PBS as Director of Corporate Partnerships

Vegas PBS has announced that longtime Nevada media executive Bruce Spotleson is joining the station as the new Director of Corporate Partnerships.

Las Vegas – Vegas PBS has announced that longtime Nevada media executive Bruce Spotleson is joining the station as the new Director of Corporate Partnerships. In his new position, Spotleson is responsible for leading the sponsorship team in developing corporate and institutional support for Vegas PBS. “We are absolutely delighted to have Bruce Spotleson join the Vegas PBS … [Read more...]

The Rob Roy inNEVation Center Supports Startups and Fosters Economic Growth in Las Vegas

The Rob Roy inNEVation Center Supports Startups and Fosters Economic Growth in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, NV - TicketCake.com, an event management technology platform enabling event organizers to sell tickets online, is a thriving and growing startup that has made Las Vegas home. The company benefits from the resources provided by The Rob Roy inNEVation Center, the first … [Read more...]

Regional Collaboration Leads to $450 Million in New Capital Investment for Southern Nevada

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance provided assistance to 62 businesses creating more than $450 million in new capital investment for Southern Nevada.

Las Vegas – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance announced that during the most recent fiscal year, the organization and its regional economic development partners provided start up, expansion and relocation assistance to 62 businesses which will create 2,640 new jobs, provide more than $450 million in new capital investment and generate a total economic impact of more than … [Read more...]

Senator Richard H. Bryan recognized by Clark County Bar Association

Nevada Business Press Release for March 25th

Honored for 50th Year Anniversary of His Admission to Nevada Bar Las Vegas, NV (March 25, 2013) – Senator Richard Bryan, a shareholder in the Firm’s Gaming & Regulatory Law Department and member of its Executive Committee, was honored at the Clark County Bar Association’s annual 40 Year Club Induction Ceremony Luncheon. He celebrated a new milestone in his illustrious … [Read 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 the Nevada Center for Entrepreneurs and Technology (NCET), a … [Read more...]