Elite Business Advisors Earn Prestigious CEPA Designation

To receive the CEPA designation, Wilcox and Bucklew completed a rigorous five-day program.

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas-based CPA firm JW Advisors Partner Chris Wilcox and Southwest based wealth management firm Miller Russell Associates Partner Russell Bucklew recently earned the Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) designation after completing the Institute’s intensive CEPA executive style MBA program at the University of San Francisco. Wilcox and Bucklew join an elite … [Read more...]

Anthony Manfredi Named Senior Vice-President of Content and Marketing for KNPB

Anthony Manfredi is named Senior Vice-President of Content and Marketing for Reno’s PBS Member Station, KNPB Channel 5.

Manfredi marks his ninth year at KNPB with promotion RENO, Nev. - Anthony Manfredi is named Senior Vice-President of Content and Marketing for Reno’s PBS Member Station, KNPB Channel 5. Manfredi’s experience in marketing strategies, programming and design make him an ideal candidate for the position. As the new Senior Vice President of Content and Marketing, Manfredi … [Read more...]

KNPB Wins four Communicator and Telly Awards: Prestigious Visual Arts Awards Received by KNPB

Reno, Nev. – KNPB Channel 5 Public Broadcasting is among top entrants as winners of the Communicator and Telly awards. The 2015 Communicator Awards, overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, recognizes the best of the best for video, audio and other interactive visual arts. Competing against 6000 entries from all over the world, KNPB was awarded three Silver … [Read more...]

KNPB CEO Kurt Mische Takes On Two More Roles

Mische elected President of California Public Television and chair of the Pacific Mountain Network RENO, Nev. - Kurt Mische, President and CEO of KNPB, has been re-elected to his second term as the Pacific Mountain Network executive committee chair. He was also elected the President of California Public Television and its sister organization, Californians for Public … [Read more...]

Report from the Private Bank by Nevada State Bank Highlights State of Public Education in Nevada

LAS VEGAS – The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the 23nd edition of its High Net Worth Report series. The topic of this edition is public education in the state. It includes summaries of key laws passed this year during the legislative session in Carson City and a guest column by Susie Lee, board chair of Communities In Schools of Nevada, a nonprofit organization … [Read more...]

The Children’s Cabinet Celebrates 17th Annual Art of Childhood Fundraiser

The Children’s Cabinet’s has reason to celebrate its longstanding work in the community, keeping children safe and families together.

Founder Michael Dermody is recipient of the Dixie May Philanthropy Award The Children’s Cabinet’s has reason to celebrate its longstanding work in the community, keeping children safe and families together. The 17th annual Art of Childhood fundraising gala will take place Friday, September 18th at The Governor’s Mansion. Attendees will enjoy an evening in a tented garden … [Read more...]

New Office Building for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of GA Opens Today

A new office building developed by The Molasky Group for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia opens today in the Muscogee Technology Park in Columbus.

COLUMBUS, GA – A new office building developed by The Molasky Group for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGa), the state’s largest health solutions company, opens today in the Muscogee Technology Park in Columbus. The new 235,000 square foot facility will house approximately 1500 employees and will be BCBSGa’s main hub for servicing its nearly 3 million members with … [Read more...]

Centennial Toyota Rallies to Raise Funds for Childhood Cancer Patients: Team Members Shave Head for Kids

Centennial Toyota and its customers showed their support for kids with cancer at its Third Annual Centennial Shave Off last Friday.

Centennial Toyota and its customers showed their support for kids with cancer at its Third Annual Centennial Shave Off last Friday. Anthony Woods, general manager of the dealership, hosted customers as they and Centennial Toyota team members got their heads shaved by young cancer survivors, with assistance from a professional hair dresser, to benefit the nonprofit … [Read more...]

Judy Clifford Named Property Manager for Colliers International – Las Vegas

Mike Mixer, executive managing director of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced the company has hired Judy Clifford as property manager.

LAS VEGAS  – Mike Mixer, executive managing director of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced the company has hired Judy Clifford as property manager. Judy Clifford has joined the Property Management Team, where her primary responsibilities include creating and reviewing property budgets, managing property expenses and overseeing the day-to-day operations of a … [Read more...]

Alexander G. LeVeque Named New Partner with Solomon Dwiggins & Freer, Ltd.

Solomon Dwiggins & Freer announced that Alexander G. LeVeque was recently named a partner in the firm.

LAS VEGAS – Solomon Dwiggins & Freer, Ltd., a leading Nevada law firm practicing primarily in trust and estate law, announced that Alexander G. LeVeque was recently named a partner in the firm. LeVeque joins the firm’s other partners, including Mark A. Solomon, Dana A. Dwiggins, Alan D. Freer, Brian K. Steadman, Steven E. Hollingworth, Brian P. Eagan and Jeffrey P. … [Read more...]

Project 150 Hosts Sept. 3 Open House: Charity Unveiling New 8,000-Square-Foot Warehouse and Betty’s Showroom

To show just how Project 150 helps local teens in need, it is holding an open house from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sept. 3, at 3600 N. Rancho Drive.

LAS VEGAS – With more than 2,100 homeless high school students in the Las Vegas Valley, many of whom don’t have basic necessities to start the school year, Project 150 is expanding to meet the growing need for its services. To show just how Project 150 helps local teens in need, it is holding an open house from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 3, at its new building at … [Read more...]

Nevada-Based Developer to Build 898,560 SF for Wayfair Inc.

Dermody Properties, in a joint-venture with Hillwood Investment Properties (Hillwood) will develop an 898,560-square-foot facility for Wayfair Inc.

Dermody Properties, in a joint-venture with Hillwood Investment Properties (Hillwood) will develop an 898,560-square-foot facility for Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W), one of the world’s largest online destinations for home furnishings and décor. The facility will be located on a 52-acre site at 1600 Donaldson Rd. in Erlanger, Ky., adjacent to the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky … [Read more...]

Colliers International | Las Vegas Updates Aug. 31, 2015

2578-Wigwam-Parkway

LAS VEGAS – Colliers International – Las Vegas announced the finalization of a lease to Pacific Dental Services LLC. The approximately 3,000-square-foot retail property is located in Pecos Legacy Center at 2578 Wigwam Parkway in Henderson. Scot Marker of Colliers International represented the lessor, Centra Pecos Legacy LLC. LAS VEGAS – Colliers International – Las Vegas … [Read more...]

Where the Mind Matters: Intellectual Property

Where the Mind Matters: Intellectual property

Intellectual property (IP) is where thoughts and ideas meet the material world and is commonly defined as any work or invention that’s come about as the result of creativity. A strength to the business that owns it, IP is considered an asset in bankruptcy proceedings, can be sold or lost and needs to be protected by the company that owns the property. “Intellectual property … [Read more...]

Nevada’s Place Among the States

Nevada has always had a unique economy, based on volatile industries like mining, which fluctuates according to the price of metals, and tourism.

Nevada has always had a unique economy, based on volatile industries like mining, which fluctuates according to the price of metals, and tourism, which depends on the U.S. and world economy. Employment, construction and the housing market in the Silver State tend to follow these industries from one extreme to the other. In this year’s report comparing Nevada to other states, … [Read more...]

Industry Focus: Bankers

As the state bounces back from the recession, Nevada bankers agree that the outlook for their industry has improved in recent years.

As the state bounces back from the recession, Nevada bankers agree that the outlook for their industry has improved in recent years. However, healthier industries have their own challenges such as new regulations and ambitious competition. Recently, decision-makers in the banking industry met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss these challenges to their … [Read more...]

Businesses Needed for Scholarship Program: At No Net Cost to Firms, Donations will Improve the Lives of Students

Despite the spin from some, Nevada business people care deeply about education in Nevada and routinely donate millions towards K-12 and higher education. Unfortunately, politicians also routinely force “contributions” by raising taxes, including the largest tax hike in Nevada history during the last legislative session. For decades, business owners and employees have paid … [Read more...]

Nevada’s Office Space: Positive Headway

The office space component of Nevada’s commercial real estate market faces a long recovery following the recession.

The office space component of Nevada’s commercial real estate market faces a long recovery following the recession. Vacancy and unemployment rates were high, inventory was excessive and landlords struggled to effect leases. In addition, after the recession new construction activity and investor property acquisitions had ceased. Typically, the sector tends to be the last to … [Read more...]

Red Report: September 2015

Read the Nevada Real Estate & Development Report: May 2015 - Commercial real estate and development - projects, sales, and leases.

E Sale, Retail ADDRESS 821 Lamb Blvd., 89110 BUYER Orexco 1031 Exchange SELLER DCR Real Estate VI Sub I, LLC DETAILS 17,606 SF; $2,250,000 APN 140-29-301-010 BUYER’S REP Carlington Miller of Realty One SELLER’S REP Ben Millis and Chris Beets of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank Sale, Industrial ADDRESS 4280 N. Pecos Rd., 89115 BUYER BAJ, LLC SELLER JJS, LLC DETAILS … [Read more...]

Office Summary: Second Quarter 2015

Southern Nevada Las Vegas Valley spec office vacancy rates during Q2, 2015 ranged from 16.3 percent for Class C space to 32.1 percent for Class A. The overall vacancy rate was 21.6 percent, a decline from 21.7 percent recorded in Q1, 2015. Compared to Q2, 2014, the vacancy rate is down 1.1 points from 22.7 percent. Q2’s decline in vacancy rate makes 6 quarters with an … [Read more...]