First Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program Coming to Nevada

Nevada’s first osteopathic fellowship program has the green light. The American Osteopathic Association approved Nathan Adelson Hospice for a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program. The program is a collaboration between the hospice and Touro University Nevada. This is a first-of-its-kind fellowship in Nevada and one of only 11 in the nation, according to a recent statement… [More...]

McDonald’s to Host Annual Green for Grads Fundraising Event

WHO: McDonald’s Southern Nevada locations WHAT: McDonald’s is hosting its annual Green for Grads scholarship fundraising event. During the one-day event, all Southern Nevada restaurants will donate $1 from every Extra Value Meal purchased locally. Funds raised will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas scholarship program. Dozens of community leaders including Las… [More...]

Retail Summary: Fourth Quarter 2013

Southern Nevada The Las Vegas retail vacancy rate fell below 10 percent or the first time since 2008 as it ended 2013 at 9.2 percent. The latest rate is down 0.2 percentage points from the prior quarter and represents a decline of 0.8 percentage points from the prior year. During the fourth quarter, the retail… [More...]

McDonald’s Announces Launch of Free Coffee Event

Throughout the year, the McDonald’s offers a variety of promotions for community members to enjoy quality products at affordable prices.

WHO: McDonald’s Southern Nevada locations WHAT: Free McCafé Coffee event WHY: McDonald’s invites all community members to visit its stores from March 31 through April 13 to enjoy one small McCafé coffee free of charge. The complimentary McCafé coffee promotion is available at participating Southern Nevada locations during breakfast hours. No purchase is necessary and… [More...]

McDonald’s USA Gives Las Vegas Kid Chance to Join Soccer Heroes on FIFA World Cup Field

McDonald’s is giving young soccer enthusiasts the opportunity to meet their soccer heroes competing for the 2014 FIFA World Cup title in Brazil.

LAS VEGAS – McDonald’s is giving young soccer enthusiasts in Las Vegas the opportunity to meet their soccer heroes competing for the 2014 FIFA World Cup title in Brazil this summer and also secure a $1,000 grant for a Las Vegas soccer organization. Kicking off McDonald’s Player Escort sweepstakes gives 25 children across the country ages 6 to 10 the… [More...]

McDonald’s Honors Local Las Vegas General Manager With Prestigious National Award

Las Vegas is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Elizabeth Rodriguez recently received the Ray Kroc Award.

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Elizabeth Rodriguez recently received the Ray Kroc Award, an annual performance-based award that recognizes the top performing McDonald’s restaurant managers in the country. Named after McDonald’s Corporation founder Ray Kroc, the award was established thirteen years ago in 1999 to… [More...]

Colliers International Finalizes Sale of Tropicana Centre for $39.8 Million

Colliers International announced the recent finalization of the sale of Tropicana Centre in Las Vegas for $39,800,000.

LAS VEGAS – Colliers International announced the recent finalization of the sale of Tropicana Centre in Las Vegas for $39,800,000. The retail power center was sold to New Jersey-based investment firm, Arilex Tropicana Associates LLC. The 589,191-square-foot property, one of the largest and most prominent in Las Vegas, is located at 3035 to 3375 E. Tropicana… [More...]

$3.75 Million Net-Leased Property Sale Arranged by Marcus & Millichap

Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services has announced a 30,239 square-foot triple net-leased property located in Arizona.

CHANDLER, AZ – Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, the nation’s largest real estate investment services firm, has announced the sale of Savers, a 30,239 square-foot triple net-leased property located in Chandler, AZ, according to Justin White, regional manager of the firm’s Las Vegas office. The asset sold for $3,750,000. Ray Germain had the exclusive… [More...]

Franchising: A Rapid-Growth Business Model

Despite the inherent and external challenges, franchising can be very rewarding, if done right.

Since 1985, Reno-headquartered franchisor, Port of Subs Inc., has sold licenses to entrepreneurs to independently own and operate its made-fresh-to-order sandwich shops, in accordance with the brand and the parent companies’ wishes. Today, the corporation has 108 franchisees in addition to 35 of its own locations, spread throughout the western U.S., and it continues to… [More...]