Opening its first Nevada location in Henderson, LT Proactive Care Clinic is a healthcare organization that focuses on integrating medicine, nutrition and exercise to create personalized plans rather than simply treating diseases. The clinic has hired seven full time employees and hopes to add more as the business grows. Other locations include Sacramento and Minneapolis with one soon to open in New York.
National Hockey League (NHL)
The NHL has announced the league is expanding its newest team to Las Vegas, making it the first professional sports team in the region. The Las Vegas team will play its home games at the newly opened T Mobile arena and hopes to draw crowds of over 17,000 beginning with the 2017 season. The league already has 14,000 season ticket holders and is expected to have a positive impact on jobs, tourism and community pride.
A fast-growing fitness franchise, Orangetheory Fitness has opened its first Reno studio, expanding on the organization’s three other Nevada locations. Studio owners Russ and Alexis Riggs have hired 11 employees and plan to add additional staff, including sales associates, coaches and trainers over the next few months. With a receptive response from the Reno community, the Orangetheory Fitness brand expects additional expansion in the area in the future.