Stephanie Kruse, President and Partner of KPS3 Marketing, Named Finalist for Women of Distinction Awards

Stephanie Kruse, founder and president of KPS3 Marketing, was named a finalist in the Professional Services category for the Women of Distinction Awards,

Stephanie Kruse, founder and president of KPS3 Marketing, was named a finalist in the Professional Services category for the 17th Annual Women of Distinction Awards presented by National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Southern Nevada.  The Women of Distinction Awards honor women in all fields and industries who inspire success and have shown great dedication … [Read more...]

Family Owned Businesses 2015

As the fifth annual ceremony, this year marks an important milestone for the Family Owned Business Awards.

Congratulations to the 2015 Family Owned Business Finalists As the fifth annual ceremony, this year marks an important milestone for the Family Owned Business Awards. With over 240 companies having been honored over those five years, this event provides much needed recognition to hardworking business owners throughout the state. However, without the support of the sponsors, … [Read more...]

Industry Focus: Marketing

Marketing executives throughout the state met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss the trends and challenges facing their industry.

With new digital platforms popping up left and right, the marketing industry keeps pace to push Nevada businesses forward and out of the recession. Recently, a group of marketing executives met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss the trends and challenges facing their industry. Connie Brennan, publisher and CEO of Nevada Business Magazine, served as … [Read more...]

Rob Gaedtke Named CEO of KPS3; Stephanie Kruse to Remain President and Chairperson of the Board

Rob Gaedtke has been named CEO of KPS3, a marketing and technology company based in Reno, Nev.

RENO, Nev. — Rob Gaedtke has been named CEO of KPS3, a marketing and technology company based in Reno, Nev. with a satellite office in Las Vegas. Stephanie Kruse, the company’s founder, will remain president and chairperson of the board. “Rob has consistently shown exceptional leadership and vision, as well as excellent operational and financial management,” said Kruse. “He … [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...]

Stephanie Kruse Named Finalist for National Stevie Awards For Women in Business

Stephanie Kruse, founder of KPS3 Marketing, was named a finalist for the Female Entrepreneur of the Year for business services with 10-2,500 employees.

RENO, Nev. — Stephanie Kruse, founder and president of KPS3 Marketing, was named a finalist for the Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award for business services with 10-2,500 employees in the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women … [Read more...]

Corporate Branding: A How To Guide

What makes one business stand out from the pack? Why do potential clients choose one over the other for their services? The answer is in the brands.

What differentiates similar companies, making one stand out from the pack? Why do potential clients choose one over the other for their services? The answer is in the brands. Branding, while second nature to some, remains a mystery to numerous other businesses. In fact, a common belief is that a company’s brand is its logo; this isn’t the case. So what exactly is a brand? What … [Read more...]

Branding: Managing and Defining Your Company’s Image

Branding: Managing Your Company's Image

Every Nevada company, whether a one-man operation or a large corporation, has a brand. The difference is some businesses have defined and continually reinforce theirs whereas others haven’t and don’t. “You’re brand is a living, breathing thing that you work on every day,” said Dave Kirvin, partner at Las Vegas-based Kirvin Doak Communications, which specializes in public … [Read more...]

Industry Focus: Marketing

Doing business in a rapidly changing industry, marketing executives have adapted to and embraced new technologies and communication tools.  They have braved the recession and have seen increased business in the past several months.  Recently, executives representing marketing firms in Nevada met at the law offices of Holland & Hart in Las Vegas to discuss this changing … [Read more...]