16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza’ to Benefit Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program at Nathan Adelson Hospice

Nathan Adelson Hospice is preparing for its 16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is preparing for its 16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8 to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program. Members of the community and supporters are invited to sample delicious wines and delectable cuisine while enjoying … [Read more...]

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...]

Las Vegas Attorney and Women’s Business Coach Form Women’s Business Council of Southern Nevada

Jennifer Braster and Laura Hess, Master Certified Coach and owner of PUSH Where It’s Easy, have formed Women’s Business Council of Southern Nevada (WBC).

Jennifer Braster, founding partner of Naylor & Braster Attorneys at Law, and Laura Hess, Master Certified Coach and owner of PUSH Where It’s Easy, have formed Women’s Business Council of Southern Nevada (WBC). WBC is an innovative association of professional women focused on creating strategic alliances to build and strengthen their business. “As a woman in a highly … [Read more...]

GLVAR Elects New Officers, Board for 2016

GLVAR announced the results of its election of officers and board members, with local REALTORS Scott Beaudry, president, and David J. Tina, president-elect.

LAS VEGAS – The Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR) has announced the results of its annual election of officers and board members, with local REALTORS Scott Beaudry serving as 2016 president and David J. Tina serving as 2016 president-elect. GLVAR members voted from Aug. 13 through Aug. 27, electing the following officers and directors to lead Southern … [Read more...]

25th Anniversary Superhero Race and Event for Kids with Cancer: Sign up for race, walk, fun Sept. 12 at Exploration Park at Mountain’s Edge

The 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet Buchanan this year to commemorate the quarter-century milestone, the race will be Saturday, Sept. 12.

A chance meeting between a local baseball executive and pediatric cancer patient 25 years ago set in motion the biggest local fundraiser for children with cancer and their families and the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada. Called the 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet Buchanan this year to commemorate the quarter-century milestone, the race, one-mile … [Read more...]

Book by Nationally Recognized Speaker and Human Behavior Expert Dan Lier Becomes No. 1 Best-Seller

LAS VEGAS – Dan Lier, an author, human behavior expert and the most requested speaker in Las Vegas, recently became a No. 1 Best-Seller on Amazon.com in the child psychology and adolescent psychology categories with his book titled “Is Your Child Wired for Success? – The Incontestable Truth about Achievement.” After a 10-year study with a selected group of 308 business … [Read more...]

Nevada Association of REALTORS Hires Former Judge Jim Van Winkle

NVAR has hired longtime local attorney and former Reno Municipal Court Judge Jim Van Winkle to help NVAR members throughout the state.

RENO – The Nevada Association of REALTORS (NVAR) has hired longtime local attorney and former Reno Municipal Court Judge Jim Van Winkle to help NVAR members throughout the state by staffing NVAR’s legal information line. NVAR CEO Teresa McKee said the association is honored to have Van Winkle working for NVAR on a part-time basis to help Nevada REALTORS who call the legal … [Read more...]

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Nevada Properties Gives 49,000 Bottles of Water to Las Vegas Rescue Mission

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Nevada Properties donated 49,000 bottles of water to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission this week.

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Nevada Properties donated 49,000 bottles of water to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission this week. This is the third year the real estate firm has collected water donations from its largest Southern Nevada offices. The water is given to Las Vegas’ homeless population during the hot summer months. “We volunteer at the Mission several times a year, … [Read more...]

State of the Chamber address to commemorate 70 years of success

Henderson Chamber’s annual event to focus on history, vision for the future Sept. 3 HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host its annual State of the Chamber Address from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, in the Milan Ballroom at the M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South, in Henderson. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and all chamber members and the public are … [Read more...]

Centennial Toyota Hosts Head-Shaving Event in Honor of Children Battling Cancer: Third Annual “Shave Off” benefits Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada

2014 Cenntenial Toyota Shave Off

Centennial Toyota hosts the Third Annual Centennial Shave Off event on Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Young cancer patients – Dace Ash Davis, age 5, and Taylor Hammond, age 7 – will shave the head of a member of the dealership’s executive team and others as part of a company-wide fundraiser in conjunction with its support of the upcoming 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet … [Read more...]

VEA and Bombard Electric Announce 15-Megawatt Solar Energy Project in Pahrump, Nevada

PAHRUMP, Nev. – Valley Electric Association, Inc. (VEA), a nonprofit, member-owned electric cooperative, announced detailed information about the plan to begin construction this year on a 15-megawatt solar energy generation project in Pahrump, Nevada. Utilizing Nevada union workers and American-made materials, this solar project will generate affordable renewable energy while … [Read more...]

Colliers International | Las Vegas Updates Aug. 24, 2015

4955 S. Durango Drive

LAS VEGAS – Colliers International – Las Vegas announced the finalization of a lease to Cassandra Mathas doing business as Cassandra Mathas. The approximately 817-square-foot office property is located in Spanish Vista Office Building at 4955 S. Durango Drive, Suite 107 in Las Vegas. Chris Connell and Grant Traub of Colliers International represented the lessor, WJA Properties … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Names Enrique Jimenez Branch Manager

Nevada State Bank has named Enrique Jimenez branch manager of its Fallon branch, where he will oversee branch staff, client services and banking operations.

FALLON, Nev. – Nevada State Bank has named Enrique Jimenez branch manager of its Fallon branch, where he will oversee branch staff, client services and banking operations. Bilingual in Spanish and English, Jimenez joined Nevada State Bank as a professional banker in 2013. He was quickly promoted through several branch positions including new accounts banker and most recently … [Read more...]

Business Leaders Offer Insight into Local Workforce Needs in Southern Nevada

Business Leaders Offer Insight into Local Workforce Needs

Workforce Connections welcomes twenty-eight new members to its Business Engagement Panel. The new members represent twenty-one key employers in Southern Nevada. Workforce Connections’ Business Engagement Panel members have decision-making and hiring authority in their respective businesses who can deliver real time and locally relevant workforce intelligence. The information … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Hosts Webinar “Retirement Planning for Business Owners”

Nevada State Bank presents a free webinar, “Retirement Planning for Business Owners,” on Thursday, Sept.10, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.

LAS VEGAS – The word “retirement” can be daunting, and business owners face unique challenges, no matter their age or how successful they have been in their career. For a discussion on this topic, Nevada State Bank presents a free webinar, “Retirement Planning for Business Owners,” on Thursday, Sept.10, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time. To register, the public can visit … [Read more...]

Courtney Goffstein Named Marketing Project Manager for Colliers International – Las Vegas

Mike Mixer, of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced the company has hired Courtney Goffstein as marketing project manager.

LAS VEGAS – Mike Mixer, executive managing director of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced the company has hired Courtney Goffstein as marketing project manager. In her role, Goffstein oversees all local marketing efforts for Colliers International. She is tasked with creating innovative marketing strategies for the brokerage firm, including increasing its social … [Read more...]

Former Clark County Commissioner Bruce Woodbury to Join Local Real Estate Gurus for Sept. 11 Panel Discussion Highlighting CALV Symposium

A lively panel discussion by local real estate gurus will highlight a commercial real estate symposium being presented Sept. 11 by the CALV.

LAS VEGAS – Former Clark County Commissioner Bruce Woodbury will join a lively panel discussion by local real estate gurus highlighting a commercial real estate symposium being presented Sept. 11 by the Commercial Alliance Las Vegas (CALV). CALV is hosting its 10th annual Commercial Alliance Educational Symposium from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 11, at the Gold … [Read more...]

KPS3 Marketing Named One of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the U.S.

KPS3 has been named one of the fastest-growing private companies in America by Inc. Magazine.

KPS3, a full-service, Nevada-based marketing firm that services regional, statewide and national accounts, has been named one of the fastest-growing private companies in America by Inc. Magazine. The publication’s Inc. 5000 2015 list ranks KPS3 at #7 on Nevada’s fastest-growing company list, and #1026 out of 5000 of the fastest-growing companies in the nation. A hallmark of … [Read more...]

B&P Hires Art Director and Promotes Associate Creative Director

B&P Advertising, Media and Public Relations hired Philipp Batallia as art director and promoted Shannon Sarver to the post of associate creative director.

LAS VEGAS - B&P Advertising, Media and Public Relations has hired Philipp Batallia as an art director and promoted Shannon Sarver to the post of associate creative director. “We are thrilled to have Philipp join our team,” B&P President Chuck Johnston said. “As an art director with experience in digital design, he provides our already incredibly talented team even … [Read more...]

$50,000 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Donation to Cure 4 The Kids Foundation Will Create Statewide Pediatric Cancer Registry

Hyundai Hope on Wheels presented Cure 4 The Kids Foundation with a $50,000 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Impact Award on August 12, 2015.

Las Vegas - Hyundai Hope on Wheels presented Cure 4 The Kids Foundation with a $50,000 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Impact Award on August 12, 2015. Cure 4 The Kids Foundation is one of 22 recipients of a 2015 Hyundai Impact Award in recognition of the institution’s proven track record in serving families affected by pediatric cancer. In 2015, Hope on Wheels will award more than … [Read more...]