Industry Focus: Public Servants

Public Servants executives across the state met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the challenges in their industry.

A public servant is anyone who serves the people, from Nevada’s elected officials to those serving in our public agencies. What isn’t often evident is that many of them do a sometimes thankless job for little pay because they have a passion for service. From door-to-door campaigning to working to raise ever-increasing amounts of necessary funding, many Nevada public servants … [Read more...]

Power Poll 2014: The Bounce Back

The 2014 Power Poll marks the twelfth year executives have weighed in on various issues that affect business for Nevada Business Magazine.

Optimism characterizes the mood of Nevada executives this year. Whether it’s waving goodbye to the recession or already having moved on to bigger and better things, business owners and executives have officially brushed off the oppressive economy and are now working on the bounce back. The 2014 Power Poll marks the twelfth year executives have weighed in on various issues … [Read more...]

The Role and Responsibilities of State Officers

Read the role and responsibilities of the Nevada State Officers.

In Nevada, six constitutional officers comprise the state government’s executive branch. They are the governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, secretary of state, state treasurer and state controller. All are elected to four-year terms and may serve a maximum of two terms. Next year, Nevadans will vote for all positions but governor. The primary obligation of these … [Read more...]

Lionel Sawyer & Collins Releases 2nd Edition of Bishop and Zucker on Nevada Corporations and Limited Liability Companies

Treatise on Nevada Corporate Law Only Book of its Kind Las Vegas, NV (June 3, 2013) - Lionel Sawyer & Collins is pleased to announce the release of the 2nd edition of Bishop and Zucker on Nevada Corporations and Limited Liability Companies, the only reference book of its kind. Keith Bishop, a partner at Allen Matkins, and Jeffrey P. Zucker, a shareholder at Lionel Sawyer … [Read more...]

NSAA Market Trends Huge Success

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 4th

(Las Vegas, NV) – Nevada State Apartment Association held its Eighth Annual Market Trends event on February 15, 2013 at Treasure Island. With 324 apartment industry professionals in attendance (which was a 17% increase over the previous year), this was the MOST attended Market Trends event on record. 2013 Market Trends was a highly anticipated event; this was a convenient way … [Read more...]

What is Paper? Nevada Embraces Technology and the People that Create It


Remember when businesses relied on rotary phones, typewriters and snail mail, when sales were done face to face and clients paid by cash or check? Today’s essential work tools are a cellphone, laptop or tablet and the Internet. We have e-mail, videoconferencing, telecommuting, e-tail, PayPal, apps and so much more. “There are so many technologies to choose from,” said Dave … [Read more...]

Power Poll 2012

For the past several years, Nevadans have seen a multitude of changes in the state’s economic landscape.  Unfortunately, many of those changes have been negative.  Despite that, in this year’s tenth annual Power Poll, many executives maintain an optimism that was illustrated in last year’s poll and show hopes for the future of the Silver State. The Power Poll survey was sent … [Read more...]