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The List: Residential real estate brokerages, Aug. 22, 2016
Monday, Aug. 22, 2016
Find out about residential real estate brokerages. This week, we rank them by by total 2015 local resale volume as of July 1.
People on the Move: Aug. 21-27
Monday, Aug. 22, 2016
In the Notes: Mo Nemati, Stephanie Deines, Deborah Danielson, Christianne Klein, Jim McKusick, Cyndi Compan, Richard Metzler, Jared Smith, Jim Anderson and more ...
In Nevada, marijuana industry is growing up
Monday, Aug. 22, 2016
With prominent businesspeople throwing their hats into the medical marijuana ring and Nevada’s regulatory history, CEO Mitch Britten says the state is fertile ground for the budding industry.
Restaurateur: On and off the menu, never fear innovation
Monday, Aug. 22, 2016
The owner of MCC Hospitality Group talks about the importance of trying new things in business, his longtime love of the food service industry and the fictitious character whose leadership he finds admirable.
The Data: Aug. 21-27
Monday, Aug. 22, 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: No matter how or where you do business, success hinges on customer service
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016
Beli Andaluz changed the name of her salon, Pico Madama, to reflect how much she is personally invested in providing customers an experience they will want to tell their friends about.
The List: Law firms, Aug. 14, 2016
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016
Find out about law firms. This week, we rank them by number of local attorneys as of Aug. 5.
Attorney’s message: Respect, acknowledge all the people who make your day easier
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016
The youngest partner at the law firm Solomon, Dwiggins & Freer discusses the importance of economic diversification in Southern Nevada, lawyers’ participation in the community and accountability in the workplace.
Law Quarterly: Notes and awards
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016
In the Notes: Booker Evans Jr., Cynthia Alexander, Mary Tran, Colin Seale, Allison Kheel, Beverly Salhanick, Jessica Moyeda, Joe Rajchel, Michael Lowry and more ...
The Data: Aug. 14-20
Monday, Aug. 15, 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: Subcontractors, Aug. 7, 2016
Monday, Aug. 8, 2016
Find out about chambers of commerce. This week, we rank them by number of permanent full- and part-time employees as of June 27.
Developers say going green just as vital indoors as outdoors
Monday, Aug. 8, 2016
The Calida Group’s Douglas Eisner and Eric Cohen aim to bring luxury living to the next level, and they say Southern Nevadans don’t need to own property on the Strip to live that life.
‘I believe in the growing potential of everyone’
Monday, Aug. 8, 2016
The president of Müller Construction talks about working on CityCenter, compares the construction industries in the United States and his native Peru, and explains why Las Vegas was the right place for him to open his business.
The Notes: Philanthropy, Aug. 7-13
Monday, Aug. 8, 2016
In the Notes: Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada, United Way of Southern Nevada, Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors, Habitat for Humanity and more ...
The Data: Aug. 7-13
Monday, Aug. 8, 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].
Tavern success drives revenue boost at Golden Entertainment
Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016
Blake Sartini, Golden’s CEO, said the growth was driven by an increase in revenue from taverns, the company’s recent purchase of slot routes in Montana, and gains from ...
The Notes: July 31-Aug. 6
Monday, Aug. 1, 2016
In the People: Dwayne Miller, Dr. Tiffany Tyler, Steven Gallegos, Francisco Morales, Howard Stutz, Dr. Marie Baron, Dr. Dheeresh Mamidi, Mary Lammers, Monique Clements and more ...
The List: Specialty hospitals, July 31, 2016
Monday, Aug. 1, 2016
Find out about chambers of commerce. This week, we rank them by first-quarter operating revenue reported as of July 18.
The Data: July 31-Aug. 6
Monday, Aug. 1, 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].
His firm puts brands on the front burner
Monday, Aug. 1, 2016
Tim Haughinberry’s firm is all about building relationships and putting liquor on the shelves of hospitality and nightlife destinations. He says he has grown with the city, and Back Bar fills a marketing need.
BrightStar Care franchisee: Don’t be afraid to set big, hairy, audacious goals
Monday, Aug. 1, 2016
A BrightStar Care franchisee talks about her fondness for Las Vegas, her faith in and commitment to improve public education, and her struggle with misophonia (See: What is your biggest pet peeve?).
Healthy Habits: Keeping fit after office hours
The valley's medical professionals offer stories and tips about wellness on their own time
Sunday, July 31, 2016
We all need to blow off steam somehow. Given the special burdens that medical professionals face on a daily basis, Health Care Quarterly thought it might be interesting to find out what they do for themselves to refresh and keep healthy. Their responses ...
People on the Move: July 25-30
Monday, July 25, 2016
In the People: Megan Comfort, Leilani Carreño, Marcel Mack, Dr. Daisy Cortes, Casey Korder, John L. Smith, Brad Stith, Anne P. Browne and more ...
Las Vegas McDonald's franchisee: ‘All worthwhile things in life take sacrifice and time’
Monday, July 25, 2016
Tony Broadbent talks about his rise from a 16-year-old part-time employee to an owner of multiple restaurants, as well as his commitment to Ronald McDonald House Charities and what a pro sports team can do for Southern Nevada.
The Data: July 24-30
Monday, July 25, 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].
Chef’s message: Indulge yourself
Monday, July 25, 2016
Chef Bradley Manchester opened his restaurant in 2015 in downtown Las Vegas and quickly received positive reviews. He changes the menu often to keep regulars excited and to attract new customers. Just don’t call it Gluten.
The List: Chambers of commerce, July 24, 2016
Monday, July 25, 2016
Find out about chambers of commerce. This week, we rank them by employees as of June 23.
Construction technique, technology are ever evolving
Monday, July 18, 2016
The vice president of operations at SR Construction talks about the importance of improved K-12 and higher education systems, embracing Lean construction and how the industry has been influenced by technology.
The Notes: Philanthropy, July 17-23
Monday, July 18, 2016
In the Notes: Rebuilding Together Southern Nevada, CBRE Las Vegas, Henderson Firefighters Benevolent Association, Eileen Moynihan, Ed Skonicki, Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican, Bank of America Charitable Foundation and more ...
The Data: July 17-23
Monday, July 18, 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].
Friends discover loyalty in Las Vegas after terrifying leap into franchising
Monday, July 18, 2016
Lisa Hughes and Robyn Brewington left steady corporate jobs to go into business for themselves, opening a franchise that they say filled a void for custom apparel design in Las Vegas.
The List: Gaming suppliers, July 17, 2016
Monday, July 18, 2016
Find out about gaming suppliers. This week, we rank them by employees as of July 1.
PR pro: Only hard work will land you the big fish
Monday, July 11, 2016
The managing partner of advertising and public relations firm MassMedia talks about the need to improve access to specialty doctors in Southern Nevada, the thrill of landing a major client and her dream of walking the red carpet.
Ancient art form can’t be pigeonholed
Monday, July 11, 2016
For Jay Savage, tattooing as an art form transcends stereotypes and stigmas. His business counts among its clients professionals in a wide variety of job sectors.
People on the Move: July 10-16
Monday, July 11, 2016
In the Notes: Estrella Borromeo, Ralph Borromeo, Dr. Darryl Fortson, Lori Henrickson, Marvin Rubin, Roger Mellies, John McClenahan, Jerry Whitsett, Lauren Carpenter and more ...
The Data: July 10-16
Monday, July 11, 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: Available commercial space, July 10, 2016
Monday, July 11, 2016
Find out about available commercial space in Southern Nevada. This week, we rank them by available square feet as of June 20.
The Notes: July 3-9
Monday, July 4, 2016
In the Notes: Sierra Ready Mix, Harsch Investment Properties, LVGEA and more ...
Fashion design not limited to the runway
Monday, July 4, 2016
Mona Steck walked the runway in some of the world's most sought-after designers' creations. She's applied what she learned in the fashion industry to her own business, creating custom linens for resorts.
The List: Office furniture, equipment and supply dealers, July 4, 2016
Monday, July 4, 2016
Find out about office furniture, equipment and supply dealers in Southern Nevada. This week, we rank them by number of employees as of June 1.
The Data: July 3-9
Monday, July 4, 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].
Real estate developer: ‘This industry is a playground for self-starters’
Monday, July 4, 2016
Mike Chernine assembled what he calls an “all-star” team in real estate development to form Brass Cap Cos. In the next 24 months, he says, there is a window for industrial development and ground-up retail development on which he and his team aim to capitalize.
Station Casinos launches 40th anniversary celebration
Friday, July 1, 2016
Station Casinos' 40th anniversary celebration kicks off today with a fireworks display and a month of special contests, gift offers and specials. The company got its start on July 1, 1976, when Station founder Frank Fertitta Jr. opened a 5,000-square-foot gambling parlor called The Casino on ...
The Notes: Commercial Real Estate, June 26-July 2
Monday, June 27, 2016
In the Notes: Jennifer Hall, Jason Griffis, Demetrius Ware, Chris Clifford, Thomas Walusek, Chris Mueller, Mark Briggs, David Wrzesinski, Joshua Smith and more ...
The Data: June 26-July 2
Monday, June 27, 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].
Supporting STEM education feeds the future of the tech industry in Las Vegas
Monday, June 27, 2016
Debbie Banko’s firm, launched in 2000, is in the business of filling gaps in information technology. It works with organizations to focused on improving education in science, technology, engineering and math.
The List: Third-Party Commercial Property Managers, June 26, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016
Find out about Southern Nevada's third-party commercial property managers. This week, we rank them by square footage under management as of May 1.
The Data: June 19-25
Monday, June 20, 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].
North Las Vegas café gives snowbirds a taste of home
Monday, June 20, 2016
Canadian food — yes, it's a thing. Cait Messina moved to Las Vegas 24 years ago, and for years dreamed about opening a Canadian restaurant. Last year, she did it, crafting a menu that serves Canuck favorites, such as poutine.
Attorney’s advice: ‘Be true to yourself and always act professionally’
Monday, June 20, 2016
Michael Feder, a member of law firm Dickinson Wright’s litigation department, talks about the issues facing Southern Nevada, balancing work and family life, and why he aspires to live up to the standards set by his father.