VEA Hires Renewable Energy Leader as Executive Vice President of Energy Services

Valley Electric Association, Inc. has hired Chris Brooks, a leader in Nevada’s renewable energy industry.

PAHRUMP, Nev. – Valley Electric Association, Inc. (VEA), a member-owned electric cooperative based in Pahrump, announced the organization has hired Chris Brooks, a well-established leader in Nevada’s renewable energy industry, to serve as VEA’s executive vice president of energy services. In his new role, Brooks will be responsible for managing VEA’s distributed generation programs and… [More…]

Rural Nevada: Independent Spirit Alive and Well

Rural Nevada seems to be rebounding in most communities that were hit the hardest, and recovering in a very positive manner.

Nevada’s rural economies are microcosms of the state’s economy, each with its own characteristics, strengths and weaknesses. While the rest of the country experienced the economic downturn, several of Nevada’s northeastern rural counties barely even blinked. As the economy dove and gold prices rose, mining counties like Elko are just now catching their breath as… [More…]

Inspirations Senior Living in Pahrump Celebrates Grand Opening on March 23rd

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 6th

Inspirations Senior Living in Pahrump Celebrates Grand Opening with March 23 Event PAHRUMP, NV, March 6, 2013 – Inspirations Senior Living is celebrating its official grand opening with an open house event for the entire community. The independent living, assisted living and memory care community is Pahrump’s first resort-style senior living environment that represents what today’s… [More…]

Inspirations Senior Living is first with latest air technology for healthy environment

Nevada Business Press Releases for February 26th

Inspirations Senior Living is first Nevada assisted living community with latest air technology for healthy environment PAHRUMP, NV, Feb. 26, 2013 – To ensure the healthiest environment for residents, staff and visitors, Inspirations Senior Living is installing Puradigm Air Technology throughout the new assisted living community. It will be the first such community in Nevada… [More…]

Boutique Firms Playing Larger Role in Las Vegas Commercial Property Sales

Nevada Press Releases for December 17th

Las Vegas commercial real estate brokerage firm Fortis Commercial Advisors closes six commercial properties in 10 days. Las Vegas, NV – December 12, 2012 – Privately owned Las Vegas commercial real estate brokerage firm Fortis Commercial Advisors celebrated six successful commercial property closings in a 10-day period in November, a timeframe unusual in the industry.… [More…]

Northern Nevada: Hard Work Pays Off

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Northern Nevada has earned its developing economic comeback the old-fashioned way: building on its strengths, looking to the future and taking common sense steps to coax and reward entrepreneurialism and innovation. It’s paying off. “There’s a lot going on,” says Rob Hooper, Executive Director of Northern Nevada Development Authority (NNDA), the Economic Development Authority for… [More…]

Announcing Inspirations Senior Living in the Pahrump Valley

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New Name and New Executive Director for Pahrump’s Premier Senior Living Community PAHRUMP, NEV., Sept. 5, 2012 – Pahrump Assisted Living and Memory Care has a new name, Inspirations Senior Living in the Pahrump Valley. The name reflects what residents will come to know as the best in senior living in Pahrump, a place that will… [More…]

Rural Nevada: Unique Opportunities in Unique Communities

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The answer to how to succeed in business without really trying is not as complex as you may think. Business owners should tune their ears in to what is happening in rural Nevada. They may be pleasantly surprised at all they will learn ranging from the mining boom in Elko to the interesting products that… [More…]

Rural Nevada: Micro-Economies in a Macro State

While Nevada is one of the hardest hit states and still battling its way back from the recent great recession, the Nevada economy is made up of micro-economies.  The state as a whole saw 13.2 percent unemployment in March, but the rate varies by county.  At first glance, it might be assumed that Nevada’s rural… [More…]