October 19, 2017 — Ravyn Smith has been hired as marketing strategist for D4 Advanced Media in Reno. Smith previously worked with Gary Platt Manufacturing and Duwell Medical. She also has a background in business and digital marketing working with the University of Nevada, Reno.
October 19, 2017 — Randy Bourgeois has been named director of continuous improvement for Click Bond Inc., a mechanical hardware solutions manufacturer headquartered in Carson City. He will head the new department created by Click Bond. Bourgeois earned a bachelor of science degree in professional aeronautics from Embry Riddle
October 19, 2017 — Yolanda Young, Joya Machabee, Jack Cote and Georgia Chase, real estate agents in the Northern Nevada offices of Chase International, were recognized as top agents by the Northern Nevada Network of Women's Council of Realtors. Young, Machabee, and Cote all work out of Chase's Reno's
October 19, 2017 — Gretchen Sproehnle has joined Sierra Sotheby's International Realty in the Truckee/Lake Tahoe region as a real estate associate. Sproehnle, along with her husband, is a partner in the couple's general contracting business. She also has experience in graphic design and marketing. Sproehnle graduated from the
October 19, 2017 — Daniel Robinson has been hired as transportation manager for Quick Space. Robinson previously served as operations manager for ITS Logistics in Sparks as well as its Southern California operations.
October 19, 2017 — Pat Roberts and Justin Burke have been hired as account managers at ACCESS Event Solutions, a maker of badges, credentials and passes for specials events, brands, entertainment and sports industries. Roberts previously worked for ACCESS starting into 2009, working for a couple years in the
October 19, 2017 — Nancy Maldonado has been named vice president of educational services for KNPB Public Television in Reno. Maldonado previously worked for 25 years in the Washoe County School District, where she served as a classroom teacher, dean of students and principal. Maldonado earned a Bachelor of
October 19, 2017 — Angelica Reyes, a real estate agent for RE/MAX Professionals in Reno, has been recognized with the Spotlight of Excellence Award, presented by the Reno/Sparks Association of Realtors (RSAR). The Spotlight of Excellence Award is a biannual honor that recognizes RSAR members who provide selfless and
October 19, 2017 — Erich Schmitt and Katie Silva have been elected to the board of NCET, a member-supported nonprofit that helps individuals and businesses explore and use technology. Schmitt, who serves as director of sales and marketing with Intelligent Lifecycle Solutions, an electronics recycler in Sparks, was elected
October 19, 2017 — The Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber of Commerce (Tahoe Chamber) announced 118 nominees for its annual Blue Ribbon Awards dinner set for Nov. 9 at Harrah's Lake Tahoe. The nominees include: Geotourism Award: Anderson Bicycle Rental, South Tahoe Refuse, Tahoe Rim Trail, Association, Tahoe Trout
October 19, 2017 — Deb and Jim de Lancey, agents that form Team de Lancey Real Estate and an affiliate of RE/MAX Realty Affiliates in Reno, have each been named 2017 Top 20 Realtors by the Women's Council of Realtors of Northern Nevada (WCR). A national panel of judges
October 12, 2017 — Erika Mendoza has been named branch manager for Greater Nevada Credit Union's University of Nevada, Reno branch opening later this year. Mendoza has more than 10 years of banking experience, beginning her career as a teller and moving to other positions including branch manager, business
October 12, 2017 — Jamii Uboldi, director of marketing and communications for Saint Mary's Health Network, has completed the Examination for Accreditation in Public Relations program, entitling her to use the APR professional designation. Uboldi joins a group of 21 accredited public relations professionals in Northern Nevada. Professionals must
October 12, 2017 — Margi A. Grein, executive officer for the Nevada State Contractors Board, has been appointed by Gov. Brian Sandoval to the Nevada delegation that will participate in the National Occupational Licensing Learning Consortium. Nevada was one of 11 states selected to participate in the Consortium, which
October 12, 2017 — One individual and one organization in Northern Nevada were recognized with 2017 Governor's Points of Light Awards presented by Nevada Volunteers, the Governor's Commission on Service. Dr. Paul Brosy of Reno was presented the Individual Volunteer: Northern Nevada award. The Nevada Rural RSVP Veterans VIP
October 12, 2017 — Hillary Schieve, mayor of the City of Reno and business owner, has been named Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) Reno-Tahoe Chapter patron. The EO is the world's leading peer-to-peer network of successful business leaders.
October 12, 2017 — Felicity Muth, a postdoctoral fellow in biology at the University of Nevada, Reno, has been named a fellow for the 2017 fellows for L'Oréal US For Women in Science. Muth, whose research focuses on animal behavior and cognition, will be given a $60,000 grant to
October 12, 2017 — Northern Nevada individuals who have passed the July Nevada bar examination administered by the Nevada State Board of Examiners include: Reno: Drew A. Bradley, Hannah E. Fuetsch, Jessica L. Barry, Rebecca J. Carlson, Nicolo K. Danna, Sarah Ferguson, Bronagh M. Kelly, Colton T. Loretz, Cody
October 5, 2017 — Abigail Stephenson, partner in the Reno law office of Blanchard, Krasner & French, APC, was selected to join the Northern Nevada HOPES' board of directors. Northern Nevada HOPES is a nonprofit community health center in Reno that offers integrated medical care and wellness services.
October 5, 2017 — Dave Solaro has been promoted to assistant county manager for Washoe County. Solaro previously served as director of community services for the county, but the position was consolidated into a third assistant county manager's position. He has also served as director of community services, division