Nevada Celebrates Her Sesquicentennial: 150 Years of Statehood

The Nevada 150 Commission has planned a series of events, gatherings, exhibits and legacy projects to commemorate Nevada’s Sesquicentennial.

By executive order of Governor Brian Sandoval, the Nevada 150 Commission has planned a series of events, gatherings, exhibits and legacy projects to commemorate Nevada’s Sesquicentennial, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to showcase the unique contribution of Nevada’s rich culture and history. The yearlong celebration includes official community-based and signature Nevada 150 events, guaranteed to instill pride… [More...]

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… [More...]

Nevada 150 Foundation Names Scott Carey Events and Community Relations Manager

The Nevada 150 Planning Committee has named Scott Carey the events and community relations manager of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial celebration.

Las Vegas, NEV. – The Nevada 150 Planning Committee has named Scott Carey the events and community relations manager of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial celebration. The yearlong celebration is set to launch on October 31, 2013 (Nevada Day) culminating on October 31, 2014. Carey joins the committee with over 12 years of experience in economic development and… [More...]

Nevada 150 Foundation Names Esther Carter Executive Director

The Nevada 150 Planning Committee has named Esther Carter executive director of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial celebration.

Las Vegas, NEV. – The Nevada 150 Planning Committee has named Esther Carter executive director of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial celebration. The yearlong celebration is set to launch on October 31, 2013 (Nevada Day) culminating on October 31, 2014. Carter has more than sixteen years’ experience in strategic market planning, advertising, public relations and special event planning,… [More...]

Nevada 150 Foundation Selects The Glenn Group for Public Relations

Las Vegas, NEV. – The Nevada Sesquicentennial Planning Committee has retained The Glenn Group, a Nevada-based marketing communications firm, to provide public relations services to promote the statewide celebration of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial birthday. The agency will work closely with the planning committee to help build awareness and excitement for the celebration and drive the overall strategy of… [More...]