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...]

Henderson Chamber Workshop to Focus on Energy Efficiency

Southwest Gas, NV Energy experts to speak during Roadmap to Success Oct. 23 HENDERSON, Nev.   – Ryland Whitaker, energy utilization engineer with Southwest Gas, and Jon Trabert, operation’s manager with NV Energy’s Sure Bet Program, will present “Energy Efficiency 101 – Electric, Natural Gas and Water – Start Saving Money Now!” as part of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s … [Read more...]

McDonald’s and Lexus of Las Vegas Present the HeART of Giving Gala Benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater L.V.

Rock ‘n Roll Gala Will Honor Lotus Broadcasting  LAS VEGAS – The McDonald’s Owner-Operators  of Greater Las Vegas and Lexus of Las Vegas are pleased to present the HeART of Giving Gala celebrating 16 years of  service to families in need through Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater L.V.   This rock ‘n roll inspired event will be Saturday, October 18th, from 6-10 p.m. … [Read more...]

What is your favorite charity?

What is Your Favorite Charity?

“Candlelighters of Southern Nevada is special to me because of the support, education, hope and advocacy they provide families of children with cancer. It’s important for these families to know they are not alone and that someone cares.” Justin Brown | Vice President Regulatory Affairs, Southwest Gas “My most compassionate feelings go out to the single-parent homeless. Our … [Read more...]

Nevada’s Utilities: Fueling the State’s Energy and Water Needs

As movers and shakers in Nevada’s utilities industry plan for the future, they share a number of common bonds in the challenges they face.

As movers and shakers in Nevada’s utility industry plan for the future, they share a number of common bonds in the challenges they face. Future strategies are likely to make provisions for such factors as increased regionalization, new regulations, enhanced customer satisfaction, state-of-the-art technologies, alternative energies, drought conditions, greater management … [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...]

Ronna Timpa of Workplace ESL Solutions Named WODA Award Winner for Education Category

NAWBO Southern Nevada recognized Ronna Timpa as one of 12 top business women at the 15th Annual Women of Distinction Awards (WODA) luncheon this month.

The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Southern Nevada recognized Ronna Timpa of Workplace ESL Solutions as one of 12 top business women at the 15th Annual Women of Distinction Awards (WODA) luncheon this month. Timpa was named a Women of Distinction in the “Education” category. According to NAWBO Southern Nevada President, Valerie Parker, “This annual … [Read more...]

Evening of Hope Benefits Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation

Nevada Business Press Releases for April 1st

Evening of Hope Epicurean Experience Benefits Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada A night of culinary tastes from top Las Vegas restaurants, beautiful and heart-warming children’s art, great silent and live auction prizes, and good friends for a good cause is planned to support children with cancer and their families. An Evening of Hope benefitting … [Read more...]

Upcoming Event to Provide an “Evening of Hope” for Children With Cancer

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Many in the Nevada business community are coming together to provide an "Evening of Hope" for children with cancer. The Evening of Hope Epicurean Experience, sponsored by dozens Nevada businesses, will feature culinary tastes from top Las Vegas restaurants, children’s art and both silent and live auction prizes.  The event will benefit Candlelighters Childhood Cancer … [Read more...]

Utilities Update: Building the Infrastructure

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Utilities across Nevada are moving forward with projects large and small, and hoping like everyone else that a real and sustained economic comeback is just around the corner. From one end of the state to the other, initiatives are being undertaken, plans drawn up, projects carried out and the future prepared for by utility companies and others who know that growth can’t … [Read more...]

Staffing Firms

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Nevada’s Staffing Firms have had front row seats to one of the most troubling aspects of this economy: unemployment. Despite that, they have found more and more employers are hiring and a demand for skilled workforce has remained strong. Recently, executives representing this industry met at Holland & Hart’s Las Vegas office to discuss staffing in Nevada and what is … [Read more...]