Northern Nevada Health System's new Sierra Medical Center being constructed in South Reno is just one example of healthcare providers in the region expanding footprints and services in response to the Northern Nevada's booming population.
“We have never been busier in GOED with the number of companies calling us,” director Michael Brown said Wednesday.
The 115,000-square-foot facility includes full flavor processing and bottling, as well as warehouse distribution for the western U.S., Mexico and Canada.
The building at 1105 S. Carson St., which once housed restaurants The Station Grill and Taste of India, will undergo a major renovation over the winter.
In “You Have More Influence Than You Think," author Vanessa Bohns cautions readers to choose your convictions with caution.
Newmark also announced that Nick Wood has been named Executive Vice President, Head of Industrial & Logistics Services.
While the lingering pandemic continues to disrupt office vacancies in larger markets, Reno-Sparks remains buffered from the work-from-home trend mainly because its average office rents are so much lower than in primary markets.
Gold Alliance is moving its headquarters from the greater Los Angeles area to Reno, one of several companies to recently expand or relocate to the downtown core as the California migration continues.
The Nevada Chapter Associated General Contractors (AGC) won in the medium category, for those chapters with annual budgets between $1 and $2.5 million.
Despite federal unemployment benefits expiring in early September and higher wages in some industries, workers aren’t necessarily flocking back to the job market.
McDowell began his creative profession by first studying art at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Twelve months ago, the Northern Nevada retail market was murkier than Virginia Lake. Fast forward to the third quarter of 2021, and it’s clear there’s been more than just a soft rebound as retailers and consumers alike adjusted to pandemic-related restrictions.
In summer of 2011, there were 1,761 licensed real estate agents in Washoe County. A decade later, it's up to 2,791 licensed agents — representing a 58% increase.
From the archives: Officials in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County want to simplify the laborious requirements of obtaining a business license in all three jurisdictions.
Of the 309 applicants, 9% were veteran-owned businesses/entrepreneurs, while 55% were female and 29% were minority, according to the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development.
Togliatti will become the first woman to lead the five-person Nevada Gaming Commission in its 62-year history.
Moore, a U.S. Army veteran, is the operations and maintenance manager at the Battle Mountain solar and energy storage field operated by Con Edison.
In Reno-Sparks, the average rent across all apartment product types and sizes was $1,632 in the third quarter, according to Johnson Perkins Griffin — that's up 21% from the same quarter just two years prior, and a 94% surge from a decade ago.
“Even when all the stars are aligned and correct decisions are made, it can be months or even years before the owner begins to experience positive cash flow.”
The project at 1835 Oddie Blvd. will transform the former Renown Health-owned skilled nursing facility into a 58-unit apartment complex.
University of Nevada, Reno Extension recently launched a virtual classroom to deliver free learning resources to current and future small business owners in Nevada.
Amazon plans to fill 150,000 seasonal jobs across the U.S. — including 5,000 in Nevada — to help with increased holiday demand.
Johnson previously worked as Managing Broker for Chase International and was a Realtor at Coldwell Banker, among other roles.
Investors near and far continue to clamor for Reno-Sparks investment opportunities as they seek opportunities to either enter the market — or diversify their holdings in a flourishing industrial market.
In Nevada, incidents of unethical solar contractors fleecing consumers out of thousands of dollars has become an unfortunate trend over the past 10-15 years.
During the tour, the senator met with Sean Nichols and Denis Phares, co-founders of Dragonfly Energy, and other company staff.
Radial's Northern Nevada fulfillment center is located at 2777 USA Parkway in McCarran.
Among other roles and duties, Feldman is on the faculty for the International Executive Development Program at the University of Nevada, Reno.
The new PBS Reno board members are Will Arndt, CEO of Net NV LLC; Dr. Bayo Curry-Winchell, Medical Director of Saint Mary’s Urgent Care; and Tom Karlo, community volunteer.
While many emergency departments and behavioral health clinics in Reno-Sparks have seen a surge in patients seeking help for depression and anxiety, mental healthcare providers that offer alternative treatment options are also seeing a rise in demand.
Per the report, at Lake Tahoe, a person or couple would need a combined annual income of $130,562 to afford the average priced home — after the required 20% down payment of $175,000.
Small- and medium-sized businesses add character to Carson City, while new retail and mixed-use centers such as Reno Public Market and Keystone Commons in Reno, and the sprawling Oddie District in Sparks, seek to reinvent the retail experience by integrating art, entertainment and mixed-commercial elements.
The project will create roughly 100-150 construction jobs; Gilbane Building Company is lead contractor, and Nevada-based crews will be used when possible.
Vaughn Motor Sports in Reno and McMillon Appliance Installations in Sparks are both proud to partner with U-Haul to "better meet the demands of Washoe County.”
Prior to her dual appointment with UNR Med and Renown, Dr. Deeter served as Renown Children’s Hospital division chief of Pediatric Critical Care.
The biotech sector has drawn a lot of attention over the last two years. Along with hospitals and medical clinics, one could argue that no businesses were more essential than those working in life sciences, including Charles River Laboratories, which operates a 460,000-square-foot facility on Longley Lane.
In this ultra-competitive labor market, business owners across Northern Nevada are looking for any edge to attract and retain great employees.
Adrienne Snow, co-owner of Western States Hemp Co. in Churchill County, recognizes the sweet smell of success.
Make a difference in your community by sharing your enthusiasm and extending a helping hand while making new friendships that will last a lifetime.
“To be named as part of this incredible group is truly outstanding," said Nick Rossi, President of LP Insurance Services.
Glenn joined PBS Reno as Grant Coordinator in 2018 and was promoted to Development Officer in early 2021.
We recently spoke with top executives at Renown Health, Saint Mary's Health Network, Carson Tahoe Health and Northern Nevada Medical Group to discuss challenges and opportunities to the the healthcare industry amid the lingering pandemic.
A lot goes into the business of composting — and demand across Northern Nevada for services offered through Full Circle Soils & Compost and Down to Earth Composting and has grown considerably over the past 18 months.
"It’s RTCs mission to support multimodal projects, not stop them. Let’s finish building the multimodal project that is at our fingertips, Center Street, and continue this collective vision of a Downtown Reno that serves everyone and every business," opines Ky Plaskon of the Truckee Meadows Bicycle Alliance.
From the archives: An estimated 28,000 workers without a high school diploma lost jobs by 2010, and the jobless rate among high school dropouts in the state is 67% higher than the national average.
Huntsman, who was appointed to the role in August, previously served as Chief Deputy Clerk since July 2018.
Along with purportedly boosting access to care and addressing Northern Nevada's ongoing physician shortages, officials with UNR Med and Renown Health say the entities' 50-year affiliation will go a long way to benefit the greater Reno-Sparks economy.
"The cost of congressional inaction means that instead of creating jobs in a new, clean energy economy, thousands of jobs will be lost."
After taking off 2020 due to COVID, the oldest and largest small business expo in Northern Nevada returned this past Friday; we spoke with several small businesses who came out to the 15th NCET event.
The 1,000-square-foot space located between Davinci’s and LOFT will be open through Jan. 15, 2022.
Larsen is director of philanthropy and communications for Reno-based nonprofit Northern Nevada HOPES.
The four winners for this year's Spotlight Award were Anytime Fitness – Gardnerville, Big Daddy’s Bike, Ski & Brew, CoCoMoes and Lucky Beaver Bar & Burger.
A mix of employee exhaustion, varying views on vaccinations and an explosion in pay for traveling nurses has exacerbated the issue of nursing shortages that have long plagued hospitals in Nevada, even prior to the pandemic.
Ensuring diversification while strengthening economic development has changed for Lyon County throughout the years, but ultimately, business officials know what they’re looking for to encourage success.
Startups and tech companies can earn up to $1,250 for a successful pitch; deadline to register is Oct. 22.
More than 30 employers will be on hand for a “Government Agency/Public Sector Job Fair” from noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Reno Town Mall.
The former Reno senator was appointed to the commission a day after he retired from the Nevada Legislature.
Founded in 2014, the Ozmen Center aims to develop students' entrepreneurial skills, assist faculty in commercializing their research, and improve Northern Nevada's entrepreneurial ecosystem.
The Northern Nevada Business Weekly has an immediate job opening for a full-time business reporter, based in Reno.
“We work so hard to connect with people of Northern Nevada and give back every opportunity we can," said Jesus “Chuy” Gutierrez, chef and owner of Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen.
In Nevada, restrictions on public activity have resulted in businesses closures and thousands of lost jobs, and many parts of the economy have yet to return to their pre-pandemic state.
Reynolds School alumnus Larry Ryckman, editor of The Colorado Sun, will moderate the panel of journalists from RGJ Media, KTVN News, The Nevada Independent, This Is Reno and KUNR Public Radio.
“The Dixie Fire hit close to home, as many of our bank branches serve community members and businesses that resided in direct path of the fire,” notes Plumas Bank's BJ North.
Previously, Campagna worked at the Nevada Small Business Development Center on the social media team.
“On the surface, you can look at a lot of statistics that indicate that when you put public art in a neighborhood, it does increase real estate value ... But I think it’s more important that this art is beneficial to the people that are around it," notes Francine Burge of the City of Sparks.
“It might be good for Las Vegas and Reno. I don’t think our community needs something like that," said Winnemucca Mayor Rich Stone.
The growing sports betting universe has increased the competition, forcing operators to zero in on attracting new customers during a historically challenging era for betting companies to produce their own media.
Skinner, who has 16 years of real estate experience, earned his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 2007.
Donovan, an Incline Village native, is a partner with Chase International's Donovan Group.
Tap the link to listen to this week's Business Beat segment, produced in partnership with KUNR Public Radio.
New rules released by the U.S. Small Business Administration last month allow small business borrowers to refinance existing guaranteed debt on real estate into an SBA 504 loan.
The initial investment necessary to open a The Red Chickz franchise ranges between $364,000 and $821,000.
aha! will provide nonstop service from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to communities across the Pacific Northwest and Northern California three times a week.
From the archives: Retail redevelopment continues to make a strong push in Midtown Reno; new restaurants in the area include Midtown Eats, Kreme and Süp.
Before joining SONV, Carr was executive director of the North Lake Tahoe Historical Society.
Local attorneys Philip Mannelly (McDonald Carano) and Shannon Pierce (Fennemore) weigh in on the newest Nevada law to address wage gaps in the workforce.
"Overall, Carson City is still affordable when considering the cost of housing in Reno and Douglas County."
The Storey County company still plans to build a technology park “where like-minded companies can come together in a sandbox environment," CEO Jeff Berns said.
There are 90 business and nonprofit nominees for this year’s awards, several of whom are nominated for multiple categories.
Sisia has been in the world of skincare since 2011 and joins the Reno company in the role of Advanced Skin Care and Laser Technician.
Gostin chosen as the West Coast USA Communications Strategist of the Year in Corporate LiveWire's 2021-2022 Prestige Awards competition.
EKN Development Group plans to continue operation of the 113-room hotel and casino while finalizing plans for development of the 15-acre site.
In 2022, BEARPAW plans to open a distribution facility in Fernley that would create 30-50 jobs over the first five years.
The company focuses on minimalist children’s clothing designs, using either organic or Oeko Tex fabrics, for which owner Sandra Ney says "a lot of moms are really thankful."
Selected participants from Nevada will join women from Oregon and Washington for a free 15-week online program.
Nevada Realtors recently honored 2021 President Brad Spires as the statewide association’s Realtor of the Year.
Glanzmann has more than 20 years of experience with the Washoe County School District.
Median home prices across Reno-Sparks remained at $530,000 for the fourth straight month in September; in the Sparks/Spanish Springs market, last month's median of $504,000 set a new record.
It is estimated that 243 million business trips in the U.S. turn into "bleisure" trips — that's 60 percent of all business trips.
A little more than five months after departing as CEO of William Hill U.S. following the company's acquisition by Caesars Entertainment, Joe Asher is the new president of sports betting for International Game Technology (IGT).
The Club at ArrowCreek hired Bomberger as director of event sales and Greninger as director of food and beverage.
Puckett, whose career started more than 25 years ago at Saint Mary’s Health Plans, most recently worked at Carson Tahoe Health.
The Reno Cyclery project, led by general contractor SR Construction, has a price tag of about $10.2 million.
Carson Valley Medical Center CEO Jeff Prater estimates completion toward the end of 2023; the project will result in 100-150 construction jobs.
Girls on the Run-Sierras (GOTR-S) serves Reno, Sparks, Sun Valley, Incline Village, Truckee, Kings Beach, Tahoe City and South Lake Tahoe.
Albright & Associates, which celebrated 45 years in business on Sept. 24, was started in 1976 by Deane Albright.
Camille Thigpen is the mother of Ace Studios CEO and co-founder Kurt Thigpen.
Mounting challenges — including factory shutdowns, computer chip shortages and clogged ports — are rattling retailers as they prepare for the crucial holiday shopping season, an eight-week window that for many can account for more than half of annual sales.
From the archives: Ten years ago, the deal to merge Squaw Valley USA (known now as Palisades Tahoe) with neighboring Alpine Meadows Ski Resort was struck.
Nestled high in the hills of southwest Reno, the Club at ArrowCreek’s upscale and stunning spaces offer panoramic views of the Reno city skyline and Sierra Nevada mountains – the perfect backdrop for beautiful and memorable wedding photos.
The Carson City property was purchased by Sarah Martin, who intends to operate it as a bed-and-breakfast and public tearoom.
Richardson was recently reappointed for a second term to the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) Facilities Design Committee.
Askin has led the foundation, established in 1998, for much of its existence — the Board hired him as executive director in 2000 and elevated him to President/CEO in 2007.
The demand for tech talent and IT services has surged the past two years, accelerated by the pandemic-related push toward ecommerce and the need for tightly secure wireless and remote systems amid the WFH movement. The result? An ultra-competitive job market for tech talent in Northern Nevada and beyond.
"As we work through this process, we ask the community to be involved, engaged and most important, optimistic."
The 2 percent rate is one-third of a percent higher than the current tax level of 1.65 percent and lower than the 2.65 percent Nevada businesses had to pay during the Great Recession.
Jhovani Said and Pasquale Iovinella are owners of In Italia Men’s Wear, offering Italian suits and handmade ties.
Piasecki's appointment follows the Aug. 31 retirement of dean Thomas L. Schwenk, M.D.
The fifth annual BAC2Gether project was celebrated on Sept. 30 with the unveiling of four refurbished cottages at STEP2’s Lighthouse campus, thanks to pro bono work from Ryder Homes, Toll Brothers, Tanamera Construction and Di Loreto Homes, among other companies.
The acquisition will allow Clear Capital to employ and expand on CubiCasa's revolutionary mobile technology that automates floor plan sketch creation and digitizes property data collection.
The NCET Small Business Expo, canceled in 2020 due the pandemic, is Northern Nevada’s largest and oldest business-to-business expo.
The development, Green Valley Ranch, will feature 50 energy-efficient homes ranging in cost from $330,000 to $370,000.
Nearly 90 grants were awarded to nonprofits “for tourism marketing projects that will result in overnight stays, which generate room tax revenue for the state."
In Washoe County, total win was $90.5 million for the month, up $14.2 million or 18.7% from August 2020.
SAMSARG Inc. is involved in new construction of hangars in Silver Springs to provide Tahoe Reno Industrial Center businesses with travel and logistics support.
de la Cruz joined the Sierra Nevada Properties in 2018 in the role of office manager and transaction coordinator in the Fallon office.
DiQuinzio will report to Ann M. Wolfe, who has been promoted to the role of Andrea and John C. Deane Family Chief Curator and Associate Director.