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...]

Nevada State Bank names Ryan Ragland vice president, professional banking relationship manager

Nevada State Bank has named Ryan Ragland vice president, relationship manager for the professional banking group.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Ryan Ragland vice president, relationship manager for the professional banking group. In his role, Ragland will oversee all areas of professional banking services for his clients. Ragland brings more than 10 years of experience in the southern Nevada financial industry to his role. He previously served in various… [More...]

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank welcomes new director Randy Boesch

Randy Boesch has joined Nevada State Bank as executive vice president/director of private banking.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Randy Boesch has joined Nevada State Bank as executive vice president/director of private banking. He will serve as a member of the executive management committee and oversee The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank and the Professional Banking Team. Boesch most recently managed the Private Client Services Group at City National Bank for the… [More...]

Las Vegas Home Prices See 2.7 Percent Increase

Las Vegas home prices ticked up 2.7 percent in February – even as the valley saw fewer homes selling. According to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR), the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during February was $190,000, up from $185,000 in January. Total existing homes,… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Adds Duncan and Yu to Marketing Team

Nevada State Bank named Rick Duncan as social media coordinator and Ling Yu as marketing project manager for the Bank’s marketing communications team.

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Bank recently named Rick Duncan as social media coordinator and Ling Yu as marketing project manager for the Bank’s marketing communications team. Duncan will be responsible for the daily execution of the Bank’s social and online strategies in addition to digital special projects. A recent graduate of the University of Nevada,… [More...]

Nevada State Bank, as part of Zions Bancorporation, Earns 12 Greenwich Awards for Banking Excellence

Nevada State Bank was recognized by Greenwich Associates for excellence among the nation’s top banks for both small business and middle-market banking.

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Bank, as part of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION), was recognized in a survey conducted by Greenwich Associates for excellence among the nation’s top banks for both small business and middle-market banking. The Greenwich awards are based on more than 30,000 market research interviews with companies in the United States. Of the more than… [More...]

Nevada State Bank: Established in 1959

Nevada State Bank (NSB), the largest state-chartered bank in Nevada, has grown along with the state for nearly 55 years, succeeding despite the economic challenges that managed to defeat many other financial institutions. Today, it operates 50 branches in 20 communities across the state, and has over $4 billion in assets. Beginnings: 1959-1979 In the… [More...]

Nevada State Bank expands business banking team – John VanderPloeg named retail business banking sales manager

Nevada State Bank has announced the creation of its new team of retail development officers focused on serving small businesses.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has announced the creation of its new team of retail development officers focused on serving small businesses in Southern Nevada. To lead this team, the bank named John VanderPloeg retail business banking sales manager. VanderPloeg will oversee staff development of the retail development officers to increase awareness and understanding of… [More...]

Nevada State Bank hosts April 2 Insights webinar on unique ways to use SBA lending

Nevada State Bank is hosting a free webinar, “Insights: Unique Ways to Use SBA Lending,” on Wednesday, April 2, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.

LAS VEGAS – Small business owners looking for financing may think a conventional loan is their only choice. However, there are other options to consider. With this in mind, Nevada State Bank is hosting a free webinar, “Insights: Unique Ways to Use SBA Lending,” on Wednesday, April 2, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time. Nevada State Bank has… [More...]

Nevada State Bank recognized by Clark County for its contributions and support to small business

The Clark County Commission presented a proclamation to Nevada State Bank, recognizing the bank’s commitment and support to the Clark County BOWD program.

LAS VEGAS – The Clark County Commission presented a proclamation to Nevada State Bank at a recent commission meeting, recognizing the bank’s commitment and support to the Clark County Business Opportunity and Workforce Development (BOWD) program. Tom Akers, founder and president of Akers & Associates, was there to present the proclamation on behalf of the County Commission.… [More...]

Karla Perez Joins Board of Nevada State Bank

Nevada State Bank has added prominent Southern Nevada healthcare professional and businesswoman Karla J. Perez to its board of directors.

LAS VEGAS– Nevada State Bank has added prominent Southern Nevada healthcare professional and businesswoman Karla J. Perez to its board of directors. Perez serves as the regional vice president of seven hospitals within the western region of Universal Health Services (UHS). “We are delighted to have Karla with her business expertise and her commitment to the community joining… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Expanding Mortgage Team to Meet Demand

Nevada State Bank is “gearing up” for increased mortgage demand. The bank is expanding its team of loan officers to handle a purchase market that is picking up steam, according to a recent statement. “While other organizations are downsizing the large refinance teams they have built over the last few years, Nevada State Bank is growing… [More...]

Nevada State Bank expands its mortgage service team to meet market demand

Nevada State Bank is proud to announce the winners of its “Beautiful Nevada” Essay Contest for public school students throughout the state.

LAS VEGAS – While other financial institutions are cutting back or eliminating their mortgage services, Nevada State Bank is gearing up. Over the past several years, home refinancing due to low interest rates and special government programs like the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) fueled a huge boom in the mortgage market. At the same time, inventory levels… [More...]

Final Winners announced for Nevada State Bank’s “Beautiful Nevada” essay contest: Schools win $5,000 – Students win iPad® Minis

While other financial institutions are cutting back or eliminating their mortgage services, Nevada State Bank is gearing up.

Las Vegas – Nevada State Bank is proud to announce the winners of its “Beautiful Nevada” Essay Contest for public school students throughout the state. Winning students received an iPad Mini and their schools each received $5,000. The essay contest, open to all Nevada public school students from kindergarten to 12th grade, asked entrants to answer… [More...]

Winners announced for Nevada State Bank’s “Beautiful Nevada” essay contest: Reno Area Schools win $5,000 – Students win iPad Minis

Nevada State Bank is proud to announce the winners of its “Beautiful Nevada” Essay Contest for public school students throughout the state.

RENO – Nevada State Bank is proud to announce the winners of its “Beautiful Nevada” Essay Contest for public school students throughout the state. Winning students receive an iPad Mini, and their schools each receive $5,000. The essay contest, open to all Nevada public school students from kindergarten to 12th grade, asked entrants to answer the… [More...]

Best Year in Five Years for Southern Nevada’s Industrial Real Estate Market

Southern Nevada’s industrial real estate market enjoyed one of its best years in recent memory. That is according to a recent report provided by Colliers International – Las Vegas. “Without a doubt, 2013 was the best year Southern Nevada’s industrial real estate market has had in five years,” said Colliers’ research director John Stater. “Hopefully, it… [More...]

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank releases latest High Net Worth Report focusing on municipal bonds

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the 14th edition of its High Net Worth Report series, focusing on the municipal bond market.

LAS VEGAS – The tax-exempt status of many municipal bonds has made them an attractive investment alternative over the years, but recent trends have some investors rethinking their portfolio mix as rates are rising, bond prices are retreating and risk-reward profiles look different in 2014 than in 2013. The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Reports Net Earnings for 2013 of $18.8 Million

Nevada State Bank reported loan growth of $83.1 million and $198.8 million for the three and 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2013.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank (“the Bank”), a subsidiary of Zions Bancorporation, reported loan growth of $83.1 million and $198.8 million for the three and 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2013, respectively. Net income for the three and 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2013 was $2.1 million and $18.8 million, respectively. The fourth quarter income… [More...]

Banking on Nevada: A New Day Dawning

Banking doesn’t exist in a vacuum; the industry is affected by the economic environment.

Banking doesn’t exist in a vacuum; the industry is affected by the economic environment which, in turn, can be directly affected by practices and realities within the banking industry. So it should be good news that Nevada bankers are feeling optimistic about 2014. The banking industry has stabilized, according to George E. Burns, commissioner, Nevada… [More...]

Henderson Chamber hosts I CAN BE events at Foothill, Silverado

The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host the I CAN BE program, geared to help local freshmen better plan for their future and achieve their goals.

Feb. 12, March 14 events help high school freshmen plan for their futures HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host the I CAN BE program, a one-day event geared to help local freshmen better plan for their future and achieve their goals. This year the program will take place at two high schools,… [More...]

TMC Financing remains top SBA 504 Lender in Clark County for third year in a row

TMC Financing announced a record breaking year in the Las Vegas market, providing over $22 million in SBA 504 financing.

TMC Financing announced a record breaking year in the Las Vegas market, providing over $22 million in SBA 504 financing.  In 2013, TMC approved financing for 38 business owners throughout Nevada. The financing provided businesses the capital to purchase commercial real estate and large equipment to expand operations.  This financing helped businesses create and retain 1,554 jobs… [More...]

Allstate Expanding in Nevada

Allstate Insurance Company plans to appoint 60 new insurance agents in Nevada during 2014. According to a recent statement, the company is looking for mid-career, mid-level managers looking to own their own business in Nevada. “Nevada’s strong economy is fueling this expansion plan; we target cities and areas that show growth and increasing demand as… [More...]