Henderson Chamber of Commerce Names 2015-16 Board

Board took office July 1, will be sworn in Sept. 3 at State of the Chamber Address HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce has named the members of its 2015-16 executive board. The board took office July 1 and will be sworn in Thursday, Sept. 3, at the annual State of the Chamber Address. The following were named to the executive board: Tim Brooks (Emerald … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber Helps Make Holiday Wishes a Reality

Sponsorship of surprises for young girl example of Community Day events HENDERSON, Nev. – Every year the Henderson Chamber of Commerce hosts Community Days, where the membership works to give back to the community. The end of the year brings the most poignant service project yet – making a young girl’s holiday dreams come true. Justianna (her last name has been withheld … [Read more...]

Henderson Business Resource Center Graduates Another Success

Instead of scrambling the NRHA found the HBRC, created by the Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foundation.

Nevada Rural Housing Authority used tenure to begin Southern Nevada presence HENDERSON, Nev. – When the Nevada Rural Housing Authority (NRHA) looked to open a satellite office in Southern Nevada, the challenges were overwhelming. They needed to find a location with a professional conference room and office staff, utilities and Internet. Instead of scrambling, and possibly … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber Awards Davis with Spirit of Henderson Award

Henderson Chamber awards Davis with Spirit of Henderson Award Chamber executive board selects honoree.

Henderson Chamber awards Davis with Spirit of Henderson Award Chamber executive board selects honoree HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce awarded Rod Davis, Senior Vice President of Nevada Operations, Dignity Health Nevada of St. Rose Dominican Hospitals, with its Spirit of Henderson Award during its Nov. 5 fourth quarter luncheon. Recipients of the Spirit … [Read more...]

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors; Governor Approves Solar Tax Incentives

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors Park Place Infiniti is sponsoring the fourth annual Blow Out Breast Cancer event, presented by the Smiles for Survivors foundation and Square Colour Salon and Spa. [Read More...] Governor’s Office of Energy Approves Solar Tax Incentives Highlighting its commitment to renewable energy in Nevada, the Governor’s Office of Energy … [Read more...]

Personal Goals of High Net Worth Individuals; Desert Radiologists Receives ACR Award

Monthly Report Focused on “Personal Goals” of High Net Worth Individuals, Released by The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the seventeenth edition of its High Net Worth Report series, with this month’s analysis focusing on the personal goals of high net worth individuals. [Read More...] Desert Radiologists Receives Prestigious … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber Opposes ‘Margin Tax,’ Question 3

No guarantee money slated for education would land in educators’ hands HENDERSON, Nev.  – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce recently surveyed its membership regarding the proposed Margin Tax, or Question No. 3, on the November ballot and received an “overwhelming response” in opposition, said Scott Muelrath, president and CEO of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce. The … [Read more...]

Henderson to Celebrate Economic Development, Small Businesses

15th annual awards event to recognize local success in multiple categories Nov. 13 HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce and the city of Henderson’s Economic Development/Redevelopment division will host Henderson’s 15th Annual Economic Development and Small Business Awards from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at the Hilton Lake Las Vegas, 1610 Lake Las Vegas … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber to Host Annual Business Expo Oct. 3

More than 500 attendees expected; ‘Henderson Rising’ theme puts focus on growth HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host its fifth annual Henderson Business Connection Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at the Henderson Convention Center, located at 200 S. Water Street in the Water Street District. Presented by the Henderson Chamber of Commerce, … [Read more...]

Henderson’s Accelerated Development Focus for Next HCC Breakfast

Scott Muelrath will present “East to West – A Virtual Tour of Henderson Developments” at the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s network breakfast.

HENDERSON, Nev. – Scott Muelrath, president and CEO of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce, will present “East to West – A Virtual Tour of Henderson Developments” at the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s network breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 8, in the Cancun Room at Fiesta Henderson, 777 W. Lake Mead Parkway in Henderson. Muelrath will provide attendees with … [Read more...]

Officials Break Ground on Moapa Paiute Tribe Solar Project

The first utility-scale solar project on tribal land is underway in Southern Nevada. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (NV) joined representatives from the Moapa Band of Piautes and executives from First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to kick off construction on the 250 Megawatt power plant. The project is located on … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber presents panel, ‘Expanding Higher Education in Henderson’

Panel members to include Berkley, Patterson, Coffman HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will present "Expanding Higher Education in Henderson," a panel discussion on creating a diverse workforce for Southern Nevada, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, at DragonRidge Country Club, 552 S Stephanie Street. Panel members will include Bart Patterson, … [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...]

Education a priority during Henderson Chamber golf tournament

Swing for Success celebrates 23 years; proceeds to benefit Nevada State College HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will present the 23rd annual “Swing for Success” Golf Classic on Monday, April 21, at the Anthem Country Club – located at 1 Club Side Dr., just off Anthem Club Dr. in Henderson. Proceeds from the event will support Nevada State College and … [Read 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, at Foothill High School, 800 College Drive, Wednesday, … [Read more...]

Business on the RISE Awards Honors Local Businesses and Individuals

HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce hosted its inaugural Business on the RISE awards ceremony Nov. 21, and seven businesses and three individuals were honored with awards. During the ceremony, awards were announced in six categories. Honorees included: Marriott Munchables, Business on the RISE Award S.A.F.E. House, Outstanding Non-Profit Award Kyklos … [Read more...]

Business on the RISE Awards to Honor Local Businesses

HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host its inaugural Business on the RISE awards ceremony from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Sunset Station Casino and Hotel, 1301 W. Sunset Road in Henderson. At the event, the winners of the chamber’s 2013 Business on the RISE awards will be announced. Nominations were accepted in six categories including Business … [Read more...]

Chamber Announces Nominations for Business on the RISE Awards

HENDERSON, Nev.  – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for the 2013 Business on the RISE Awards. Nominations will be accepted via the chamber’s website at www.HendersonChamber.com through Friday, Sept. 27, for six categories including Business on the RISE, Outstanding Non-Profit, All in the Family, Innovation, Outstanding Community Service and … [Read more...]

Fly fishing teaches life, business skills on and off the water

Wading waist high into the flats of Belize to fly fish may not sound like a metaphor for business but for Scott Muelrath it’s exactly the right environment.

Henderson Chamber’s Scott Muelrath credits sport with career, personal traits HENDERSON, Nev. – Wading waist high into the flats of Belize to fly fish may not sound like a metaphor for business, but for Scott Muelrath, president and CEO of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce, it’s exactly the right environment. Since he learned to fly fish at age 11, many of the skills he’s … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber bids farewell to Bob Cooper

Bob Cooper

Cooper impacted Henderson economic development through his career and his Henderson Chamber volunteer work HENDERSON, Nev.  – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will lose a champion in Bob Cooper, economic development/redevelopment manager for the city of Henderson, when he officially retires Thursday, June 20, from his position at the city, as well as his positions at the … [Read more...]