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People on the Move: Dec. 4-10
Monday, Dec. 5, 2016
In the Notes: Anthony Ruiz, Todd Kessler, Dr. Trina Wiggins, Patricia Morelli, Deborah O'Keefe, Erik Foley, Kathleen Wilde, Sallie Doebler and more ...
The List: Heavy equipment dealers, Dec. 4, 2016
Monday, Dec. 5, 2016
Find out about Heavy equipment dealers. This week, we rank them by number of employees as of Nov. 30.
Relationships, passion for industry make coming to work every day exciting for sports book director
Monday, Dec. 5, 2016
The race and sports book director at Sunset Station talks about recent renovations, the rise in popularity of sports betting, his favorite sport and the excitement of being in a sports book on game day.
For pizza franchisee, even the recession had a silver lining
Monday, Dec. 5, 2016
Pamela and Tim Billow opened their first pizza franchise in Southern Nevada in 2006. And although the Great Recession hit not long after and forced them to make adjustments, the lessons of that financial crisis positioned them for growth.
The Data: Dec. 4-10
Monday, Dec. 5, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
The List: SBA 7(a) lenders, Nov. 27, 2016
Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
Find out about SBA (7a) lenders. This week, we rank them by October 2015-September 2016 loan volume
People on the Move: Nov. 27-Dec. 3
Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
In the Notes: Bailey Farrell, Jerry Nadal, Eric Simmons, Dr. Robert K. Pretzlaff, Cynthia Alexander and more ...
The Data: Nov. 27-Dec. 3
Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
Salon owner: ‘Focus on one thing and be the best at it’
Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
Alli Webb says that for years, her clients have asked when her business — a salon with a little bit of saloon — would expand to Las Vegas. This year, she found a suitable space to do so at Miracle Mile Shops.
No matter how big it gets, it’s a family law firm
Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
The managing partners of De Castroverde Law Group talk about the importance of being able to speak with clients in their native language, recreational marijuana and immigration reform.
The Data: Nov. 20-26
Monday, Nov. 21, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
The List: Technology companies, Nov. 20-26
Monday, Nov. 21, 2016
Find out about technology companies. This week, we rank them by by number of employees as of Oct. 31.
The Notes: Philanthropy, Nov. 20-26
Monday, Nov. 21, 2016
In the Notes: Three Square Food Bank, Findlay Cadillac and Findlay Honda, NV Energy Foundation, Life Time Athletic, Veritas, Lootique, City National Bank, Henry's Place and more ...
VEGAS INC, Cox Business honor technology executives
Monday, Nov. 21, 2016
The sixth annual Las Vegas Top Tech Exec Awards, a collaboration between Cox Business and VEGAS INC, recognizes Southern Nevadans who are helping shape the future ...
Family businessman: ‘Do business the right way, the ethical way’
Monday, Nov. 21, 2016
The president of Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters discusses the company’s expansion into the Hoover Dam market, the rewards and challenges of growing up in a family business, and the people who inspire him to value and enjoy life.
Publisher says in Las Vegas, anything is possible
Monday, Nov. 21, 2016
Mark Sedenquist publishes novels, memoirs, history and books about outdoor recreation and road trip travel, all with some connection to the desert Southwest. As such, he said, Las Vegas feels like the perfect home for his company.
Chef to the stars settles into Las Vegas community
Monday, Nov. 14, 2016
Chef Daniel Krohmer had a chance to travel the world cooking for the likes of Jay Z and Taylor Swift. But when it was time to settle down and open his own restaurant, he embraced the Las Vegas community.
The Data: Nov. 13-19
Monday, Nov. 14, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
The Notes: Nov. 13-19
Monday, Nov. 14, 2016
In the Notes: Alicia Isham, Dennae Peoples, Brandon Saliba, Ethan Kent, Maryellan Mackenzie, Jessica Sayles, Dr. Nirav Gandhi, Dr. Victor Muro, Dr. Guillermo Fraga, Dr. Kevin Bay, Linda Sue Van Roeyen, Alex De Castroverde and more ...
Technology park developer: 'Together, we can make a major difference'
Monday, Nov. 14, 2016
The vice president of development at the Gardner Co. talks about the potential of the Harry Reid Research and Technology Park to reshape the education landscape at UNLV and shares the bittersweet experience of providing aid to the people of Haiti.
The List: Banks and thrifts, Nov. 13-19
Monday, Nov. 14, 2016
Find out about banks and thrifts. This week, we rank them by by local deposits as of June 30.
‘Realtor mom’ has seen it all in Las Vegas market
Monday, Nov. 7, 2016
The vice president of national broker relations at Realty One Group talks about being a Realtor mother, discusses the impact of the recession and forecasts the direction of the industry in Southern Nevada.
The Data: Nov. 6-12
Monday, Nov. 7, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
The List: Acute care hospitals, Nov. 6, 2016
Monday, Nov. 7, 2016
Find out about acute care hospitals. This week, we rank them by January-August operating revenue.
Gym engages clients physically, mentally
Monday, Nov. 7, 2016
Rock-climbing enthusiasts John Wilder and Andy Raether set out to create a space where people of any skill level can enjoy the challenge in a controlled, indoor environment. Or lift weights, or take a yoga class ...
The Notes: Nov. 6-12
Monday, Nov. 7, 2016
In the Notes: Rob Wells, Dr. Jose Bacala, Brittnie Watkins, Yolanda King, Dr. Rafael Valencia, David Tina, Greg Martin, Heidi Kasama, Keith Lynam, Leroy Schaeffel and more ...
Travel trailer dealership helps customers hit the road in style
Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
In 1934, aviation designer Hawley Bowlus created the Bowlus Road Chief, an aerodynamic travel trailer. Only 80 were built, with World War II ending production. But Geneva Long and her parents have brought it back.
HOA management company owner: Don’t confuse compliance with punishment
Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
The CEO of homeowners association management company CAMCO talks about misconceptions in his industry and offers advice for people who live in communities with HOAs.
The List: Trade and professional organizations, Oct. 30, 2016 (part 2)
Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
Find out about trade and professional organizations. This week, we rank them by number of member businesses/groups as of Sept. 1.
2016 Contractor of the Year Awards
Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
Construction forms the backbone of society. It builds the infrastructure that shapes our daily lives, including homes, offices, schools and roads. It’s also responsible ...
The Data: Oct. 30-Nov. 5
Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
The Notes: Philanthropy, Oct. 30-Nov. 5
Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
In the Notes: Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation, Keller Williams Las Vegas Realty, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, Nevada Donor Network, McDonald’s, Cox Las Vegas and more ...
The List: Trade and professional organizations, Oct. 30, 2016 (part 1)
Monday, Oct. 31, 2016
Find out about trade and professional organizations. This week, we rank them by number of individual members as of Sept. 1.
The Data: Oct. 23-29
Monday, Oct. 24, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
Consultant works on hospitality from the core outward
Monday, Oct. 24, 2016
The founder of and principal consultant at Dynamic Minds Consulting talks about his passion for technology, living in Iran and starting a successful business without having earned a bachelor’s degree.
Challenges and benefits of doing business on the Strip are one and the same
Monday, Oct. 24, 2016
Jeff Brown, a Las Vegas local, opened his streetwear business in Summerlin in 2001. It has since moved to the Shoppes at Mandalay Bay, and although the customer base has shifted, some aspects of the store will never change.
The Notes: Oct. 23-29
Monday, Oct. 24, 2016
In the Notes: David Tina, Soozi Jones Walker, Dennis Conway, Mark Hedges, Elizabeth Gonzalez, Alexia Hsin Chen, Lindsey Slivka, Terrence Thornton, Kayla Bierstedt, Matt Henderson and more ...
The List: General contractors, Oct. 23, 2016
Monday, Oct. 24, 2016
Find out about general contractors. This week, we rank them by assets as of June.
Ready for a cruise? Travel agent offers pro tips
Monday, Oct. 17, 2016
The cruise sales manager for Expedia Cruise Ship Centers talks about the growth of the industry, offers tips for first-time cruise travelers, shares her favorite place to visit and explains her admiration for Walt Disney.
Connecting with the community is top priority for California import
Monday, Oct. 17, 2016
After almost 40 years doing business on the beach in California, the Lawrence family expanded to Las Vegas. The culture is different, but the business philosophy is similar: Know your community and serve its needs.
The List: Credit unions, Oct. 16, 2016
Monday, Oct. 17, 2016
Find out about credit unions. This week, we rank them by assets as of June.
The Notes: Oct. 16-22
Monday, Oct. 17, 2016
In the Notes: Lauren Silverstein, Pat Abbott, Halee Harczynski, Cassie Catania-Hsu, Eric Simmons, James Chapman, Niki Bates, Robert Arnal
The Data: Oct. 16-22
Monday, Oct. 17, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
The Data: Oct. 9-15
Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].
Want to fly? Private teacher says responsibility, rewards are great
Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
James Gallagher teaches people the “rules of the road” where there is no road. An officer who recently relocated to Nellis Air Force Base from Ohio, Gallagher trains aspiring pilots, stressing that operating an aircraft is not just for the wealthy.
Marketing pro: 'We have to adapt to the unpredictability of the ever-changing economy'
Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
The director of marketing at The Shops at Crystals talks about the changes in the hotel industry, the importance of appealing to local business partners and consumers, and the need to be adaptable to an ever-changing economy.
The Notes: Philanthropy, Oct. 9-15
Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
In the Notes: Myrtle Tate Elementary School, McDonald's restaurants, Forgotten Song Foundation, Fremont Street Experience, Dollar General Literacy Foundation and more ...
The List: Available commercial space, Oct. 9, 2016
Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
Find out about available commercial space. This week, we rank it by available square feet as of Oct. 5
The List: Commercial printers, Oct. 2, 2016
Monday, Oct. 3, 2016
Find out about commercial printers. This week, we rank them by number of employees as of Sept. 26.
The Data: Oct. 2-8
Monday, Oct. 3, 2016
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected].