Existing firms win recognition
NOW Foods of Sparks was recognized as Large Company of the Year, and NevadaNano was recognized as Small Company of the year in the annual Existing Industry Awards last week.
The awards program, now in its third year, is overseen by the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada with title sponsorship by Dermody Properties and United Construction.
Nearly 50 companies were nominated for the Existing Industry Awards.
Primary employers, those that draw more than half of their revenue from outside the region, are eligible for the awards program’s 12 categories.
Other winners included:
Access Event Solutions, Biggest Little WOW (an award that recognizes eye-catching products or services).
Computerized Screening Inc., Corporate Citizen (Small).
Haws Corp., Corporate Citizen (Large).
Fortiber Building Systems Group, Putting Employees First.
EP Minerals, Founders Award.
Trex Company Inc., Leadership in Sustainability.
AVA Logistics, Supply Chain Excellence.
AD Hawk, Think Local (Small).
Belnick Inc., Think Local (Large).
Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority: Community Partner.
The innovative software from Reno-based Lulius Innovation focuses on automating workflows, giving organizations such as Cal Guard a real-time view of everything from aircraft readiness to flight crew status to budget management.