July 2014: Around the State

Read business news from around Nevada for July 2014.

MountainView Hospital and UNSOM Collaborate on Expanded Medical Education Program In an effort to increase the number of physicians serving in Southern Nevada, MoutainView Hospital and the University of Nevada School of Medicine (UNSOM) have agreed to work toward the development of an expanded Graduate Medical Education (GME) program based at MountainView Hospital.  The GME… [More...]

Industrial Summary: First Quarter 2014

Southern Nevada The Las Vegas industrial market continued to witness substantial demand in the first quarter of 2014. The sector’s vacancy rate fell to 12.2 percent during the period, which is down 0.8 percentage points from the prior quarter. Compared to a year ago, vacancies are down an even more dramatic 2.8 percentage points. The… [More...]

Henderson: Built to Suit

Henderson has evolved into a first-rate location for companies. Today, this progressive city delivers exceptional services and amenities for businesses.

Henderson, now in its 61st year, has evolved into a first-rate location for companies. Today, this progressive city delivers exceptional services and amenities for businesses, living up to its moniker: the Las Vegas Valley Address for Business Success. It’s home to many nationally and regionally known enterprises; others are in the process of making it… [More...]

USA Today Highlights Table 34 As One of the Best ‘Off-Strip’ Restaurants In Las Vegas

USA Today featured Table 34, in Las Vegas, as one of a handful of "off strip" restaurants in a special travel feature about the best dining in Las Vegas.

USA Today featured Table 34, located at 600 E. Warm Springs Rd. in Las Vegas, as one of a handful of “off strip” restaurants in a special travel feature about the best dining in Las Vegas. http://www.usatoday.com/experience/las-vegas/best-of-vegas/the-best-dining-off-strip/5283109/ Table 34, which celebrates its 10th year in business this year,  is the only restaurant in its neighborhood featured in… [More...]

Equity Office Announces Rebranding of Hughes Center

Equity Office Properties, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blackstone, recently announced the rebranding of the Hughes Center to HC | Hughes Center.

LAS VEGAS – Equity Office Properties, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blackstone, recently announced the rebranding of the Hughes Center to HC | Hughes Center. With the recent acquisition of the office campus, Equity Office will be bringing new offerings to current and prospective tenants. While this rebranding will bring some enhancements to HC | Hughes… [More...]

Betting on Gaming in Nevada

Nevada and gaming go together like peanut butter and jelly, it has been Nevada’s foundation for so long it’s hard to think of one without the other.

Nevada and gaming go together like peanut butter and jelly. The industry has been Nevada’s foundation for so long it’s hard to think of one without the other. However, as gaming changes, Nevada has found itself adapting and learning to find new ways to earn revenue in a market that, it would appear, everyone wants… [More...]

United Blood Services to Host Blood Drive at McCarran International Airport

United Blood Services relies on blood donations to make sure blood is available for anyone who needs it, and has an urgent need for O negative blood.

WHO:              United Blood Services of Las Vegas and Transportation Security Administration (TSA) WHAT:           Blood drive at McCarran International Airport WHY:              Find the hero in you! Volunteer blood donors are needed to join the battle to save lives. The men and women of the TSA are hosting a blood drive to collect 1,000 life-saving blood products… [More...]

MVP REIT Completes the Final of Six Office Building Acquisitions in Las Vegas Office Park

MVP REIT, Inc. announced it has completed the final of six commercial office building acquisitions located within a Las Vegas office park.

LAS VEGAS – MVP REIT, Inc. announced it has completed the final of six commercial office building acquisitions located within a Las Vegas office park. The 22,000-square-foot office building was purchased for $6.1 million and closed on Nov. 20. The six buildings were purchased in total for $55.1 million. Built in 2008, the two-story building is… [More...]

Nevada’s 2014 Economic Forecast: The Way the Wind Blows…

This year’s predictions offer more good news than has been reported in Nevada Business Magazine’s annual Economic Forecast in the last few years.

When it comes to fortune telling, nothing is ever certain, but a handful of industry experts share their thoughts on Nevada’s economy in 2014. This year’s predictions offer more good news than has been reported in Nevada Business Magazine’s annual Economic Forecast in the last few years. While most business executives are proceeding with caution,… [More...]

PGAL, LLC Wins 2013 Nevada AIA Design Award for New McCarran Terminal

The $1.4 billion, 2 million sf  McCarran International Airport Terminal 3 building has earned a 2013 AIA Nevada Merit Award for Architecture. Designed by PGAL, LLC, Las Vegas, the 3-level, half mile long terminal has the country’s most-advanced airport operations and passenger/baggage systems. It houses 14 new aircraft gates and terminal facilities for 30 adjacent… [More...]

DLR Group Unveils New Offices

Nevada Business Press Releases for April 2nd

(LAS VEGAS – April 2, 2013) DLR Group, an international architecture, interior design, planning and engineering firm, moved into new offices in the Marnell Building at 6725 Via Austi Parkway, Suite 240, Las Vegas, NV 89119. The space will be “unveiled” at the April 11th Open House event, 4:00 – 7:00 PM. This new office… [More...]

Getting There: Transportation in Nevada

Transportation in Nevada

Nevada is a hub state, with easy access and distribution from both ends of the state to the Western states. Northern Nevada offers access by roadways, railways and an international airport as well as additional airports in surrounding areas. Southern Nevada offers ground access to Los Angeles, Phoenix, Salt Lake City and points south. The… [More...]

Boutique Firms Playing Larger Role in Las Vegas Commercial Property Sales

Nevada Press Releases for December 17th

Las Vegas commercial real estate brokerage firm Fortis Commercial Advisors closes six commercial properties in 10 days. Las Vegas, NV – December 12, 2012 – Privately owned Las Vegas commercial real estate brokerage firm Fortis Commercial Advisors celebrated six successful commercial property closings in a 10-day period in November, a timeframe unusual in the industry.… [More...]

The Logistics of Economic Recovery: The Distribution Industry in Nevada

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That big-box warehouse down the street may not be the prettiest feature of the Nevada landscape surrounding you, but next time you’re driving past it, consider this: It, and other facilities like it, might just save the state’s struggling economy. Nevada is poised to become a major distribution center in the West. According to a… [More...]

Tourism: Welcome Back

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Nevada’s travel and tourism industry employs one-third of the state’s population. From hospitality to gaming and from the “What happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas” campaign to Northern Nevada being America’s Adventure Place, the Silver State has been promoted as a world class destination. At the same time, “diversify” has become the State’s battle cry… [More...]