Economic Forecast: 2015 Preview

This year’s predictions offer more good news, a trend that was reported in Nevada Business Magazine’s annual Economic Forecast last year.

Economists and industry analysts can, and will, argue over whether an economic recovery is as strong as numbers seem to indicate. However, they do agree the numbers show Nevada’s economy is on track to strengthen and add more jobs in 2015 because many of the impediments to faster growth have subsided. The unemployment rate has… [More…]

SK+G Celebrates 15 Year Milestone and Launches New Website Reflection Company’s Success and Vision

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LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas based SK+G Advertising recently marked 15 years in business and commemorated the agency’s milestone with the launch of a new website that recalls the successful campaigns created over the past decade and a half while introducing an updated expression of the company’s multi-discipline capabilities.  The new site underscores the evolution of the… [More…]

Groundbreaking for Downtown Las Vegas Clinic; Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada; Home Prices Holding Steady

Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada Hosts Groundbreaking Event for Clinic in Downtown Las Vegas Groundbreaking ceremony for VMSN’s new downtown Las Vegas clinic. Members of the community are invited to attend and receive information about the project. [Read more…] Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada through Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’… [More…]

SK+G Announces Additions To the Company’s Media, CRM and Interactive Teams

SK+G is pleased to announce three new hires spanning the media, CRM and interactive divisions of the full-service marketing communications agency

LAS VEGAS– SK+G is pleased to announce three new hires spanning the media, CRM and interactive divisions of the full-service marketing communications agency. New Hires: Nikki Velez, Digital Media Manager SK+G welcomes Nikki Velez as the newest member of the media team in her position as digital media manager. In her role, Nikki will oversee digital… [More…]

Organ Donation on the Rise in Nevada

Nevada Donor Network (NDN) saw its second consecutive record-breaking year in “all apsects” of organ donation, according to a recent statement. NDN received donations from 104 organ donors, 373 tissue donors and 632 cornea donors – totaling a 96% increase compared to 2011. “These significant increases are a testament to the heroism of our courageous donors and their families,” said… [More…]

B&P hires talented art director

B&P Advertising, Media and Public Relations has hired Trish Durden as an art director in its creative department.

LAS VEGAS – B&P Advertising, Media and Public Relations has hired Trish Durden as an art director in its creative department. “Trish is a great addition to our team,” B&P President Chuck Johnston said. “The experience she brings in designing print, digital and other types of media provides the expertise our clients demand to reach… [More…]

Nevada Real Estate & Development Report: May 2014

Read the Nevada Real Estate and Development Report: May 2014 - Commercial real estate and development - projects, sales, and leases.

E Project, Industrial ADDRESS 400 S. Seventh St., 89101 DETAILS The Korte Company completed the Robert T. Eglet Advocacy Center in Downtown Las Vegas. The $17.5 million three-story building covers 96,875 SF with office space occupying a little over 47,600 SF. The architect for the project was Design Cell Architecture. H Sale, Industrial ADDRESS 1175… [More…]

Why Government Shouldn’t Pick Winners and Losers: City Council Considering Plan to Subsidize Private Arena Developer

Imagine watching an NBA game. With the Los Angeles Lakers leading the Boston Celtics 95 to 82 in the fourth quarter, the referees stop the game and award the Celtics 15 of the Lakers’ points and make the score 97 to 80 with the Celtics now leading. That would be outrageous and unjust, wouldn’t it?… [More…]

Nevada Real Estate & Development Report: January 2014

Read the Nevada Real Estate and Development Report: January 2014 - Commercial real estate and development - projects, sales, and leases.

New Year – New Format The ReD Report has a new, easier to read format. Commercial real estate professionals throughout the state have requested the report be categorized in market areas, as opposed to zip codes. The color-coded areas correspond to the map below and each deal is presented in a more concise manner. We… [More…]

Ronna Timpa of Workplace ESL Solutions Named WODA Award Winner for Education Category

NAWBO Southern Nevada recognized Ronna Timpa as one of 12 top business women at the 15th Annual Women of Distinction Awards (WODA) luncheon this month.

The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Southern Nevada recognized Ronna Timpa of Workplace ESL Solutions as one of 12 top business women at the 15th Annual Women of Distinction Awards (WODA) luncheon this month. Timpa was named a Women of Distinction in the “Education” category. According to NAWBO Southern Nevada President, Valerie Parker,… [More…]

Blue Man Group, Nevada Department of Public Safety and Nevada Department of Transportation Launch SAFE Driving Campaign

Public Service Announcement Campaign Supports Distracted Driving Awareness Month Video: www.blueman.com/drivesafe Las Vegas – Blue Man Group Las Vegas, the Nevada Department of Public Safety (NDPS) and the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) have joined forces to promote safe driving with a statewide campaign all month in honor of April’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month. The… [More…]

MGM Resorts International Joins the Workday Cloud

Nevada Business Press Release for March 25th

Leading Global Hospitality Company Selects Workday Human Capital Management and Workday Payroll to Strengthen Employee Engagement and Guest Loyalty PLEASANTON, CALIF. — March 25, 2013 — Workday, Inc. (NYSE: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance, today announced that MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), one of the world’s leading global… [More…]