Industry Focus: Education

Industry Focus: Education

  Faced with a wealth of challenges, Nevada’s education system has some hurdles to overcome. However, industry leaders recognize the challenges they face and are working to improve the state’s rankings. Recently, those leaders met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss the needs of education. Connie Brennan, publisher of Nevada… [More…]

Chris Ferrari: Ferrari Public Affairs

Meet Chris Ferrari, President of Ferrari Public Affairs

President Ferrari Public Affairs http://ferraripa.com/ How did you first get into your profession? A fraternity brother of mine helped me secure an internship in the 1995 Legislative Session, and I graduated from the University of Nevada in December of 1996. I then got a job as a junior legislative analyst for a full-time gig in the… [More…]

A Piece of Nevada’s Pie: The View from Reno’s Mayoral Office

In November of this year, my term will end as Reno Mayor, a role I’ve served in for more than a decade. Naturally, I’ve fielded the “what are you most proud of?” questions a lot lately.

A good friend of mine, former Nevada Governor Mike O’Callaghan, once told me: “Don’t try to get the whole pie. Get a piece of the pie. Maybe later you can get another piece of the pie.” That philosophy — that you’re only as good as the whole — is one that I’ve followed religiously during… [More…]

Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center: Established in 1877

Saint Mary’s began its legacy of caring for the community in 1877, when a few Dominican Sisters made an unplanned stop in Reno, on their journey from California to Kentucky. The Sisters stayed in Reno and built Mount Saint Mary’s Academy to bring education to the children of farmers and miners in the area. The… [More…]

McGladrey Continues to Grow Gaming Practice in Las Vegas

McGladrey LLP recently announced that Kim McCabe has joined the firm as a director in the risk advisory services consulting group.

Las Vegas – McGladrey LLP, the nation’s leading provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, recently announced that Kim McCabe has joined the firm as a director in the risk advisory services consulting group. In this role, McCabe will work closely with gaming and hospitality clients to develop a deep understanding… [More…]

Gordon Silver Lawyer Beattie Selected As Pro Bono Volunteer Of Month

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Eunice M. Beattie has been selected as Pro Bono Volunteer of the Month by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.

Gordon Silver, Ltd. is pleased to announce that Eunice M. Beattie has been selected as Pro Bono Volunteer of the Month by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.  Beattie was recognized at an award presentation held at the Eighth Judicial District Court Civil Judge’s Meeting on October 30, 2013. “We are proud of Eunice’s… [More…]

Gordon Silver Attorney Rezac New President of Step2 Board of Directors

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Molly R. Rezac has been elected to a two-year term as president of the Board of Directors for Step2, Inc.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Molly R. Rezac, a shareholder in the firm’s Reno office, has been elected to a two-year term as president of the Board of Directors for Step2, Inc. Rezac’s practice focuses on all types of employment litigation matters including discrimination claims under Title VII, the Americas with Disabilities… [More…]

Nevada’s Diverse Businesses: Minority-Owned Companies Thrive in the Silver State

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The year is 2012 and it feels strange and a little uncomfortable to be considering minority-owned businesses. Twelve years into the 21st century, it seems there should no longer be a designation for minority-owned business – business should be business and everyone should be working together through the slowly recovering economy. Which is pretty much… [More…]