Kelly Smith, David Pearson
Kelly Smith, owner of ZXQS Inc.
of Reno, and David Pearson, vice president of channel operations at Miller Heiman in Reno, won first place in a Toastmaster competition among members of 20 clubs in northern Nevada and northeastern California.
Smith took first place in the international speech division.
He’s a member of First Nevadans Toastmasters Club.
Pearson, a member of Moonlighters Toastmasters Club, took first place in the evaluation contest.
It’s the first legal action brought against the mining tax proposals, each of which were voted on mostly party-line votes during this summer’s special legislative session in Carson City.