Nevada Agency’s role expanded in Nevada 150 Celebration

Las Vegas – The Nevada 150 Commission agreed to expand the role of The Glenn Group to include certain day-to-day management responsibilities and fundraising efforts. The decision by the Nevada 150 Commission to expand The Glenn Group’s current responsibilities was taken after the recent departure of Esther Carter, who had been serving as the Commission’s Executive … [Read more...]

Nevada Tourism recognizes key industry volunteers at Rural Roundup conference

PAHRUMP, Nev. — Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki and other officials from the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) recognized the state’s tourism leaders Thursday at the annual VolunTourism Awards ceremony at the 23rd annual Rural Roundup tourism conference. “Tourism is Nevada’s No. 1 industry, and our tourism professionals and volunteers are certainly an essential component of … [Read more...]

Ryan Sheltra named vice chairman of the Nevada Commission on Tourism

Nevada Business Press Releases for April 1st

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Members of the Nevada Commission on Tourism unanimously voted for Commissioner Ryan Sheltra to be named vice chairman of the commission, Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki announced today. The commission began its March meeting with the vote, and Sheltra was quickly named to the open vice chair position. He has served on the commission since 2007. “Ryan has … [Read more...]

Economic Development: The New Plan

Revenue – money flowing in – is the life’s blood of any household, business or organization. For the state of Nevada, revenue forecasts for 2012 and beyond are mostly positive… but continue to hinge on a variety of factors close to home and half a world away. Progress is being made on a number of fronts to generate new and perpetuate existing revenue streams, even as dark … [Read more...]