News Briefs

News Briefs


Reno auto museum to host small business trade show in August

The inaugural National Automobile Museum Small Business Trade Show and Conference will take place Aug. 10.

Reno-Tahoe AMA accepting nominations for 2021 PIVOT Ace Awards

New this year are individual award categories for Marketer of the Year and Marketing Newcomer of the Year. Deadline to enter is June 20.

Four local homebuilders partner for STEP2 cottage makeover

Ryder Homes, Toll Brothers, Tanamera Construction and Di Loreto Homes of Nevada have each adopted a cottage on the STEP2 campus.

Shoe Tree Brewing Co. wins pair of gold ‘Crushie’ awards

Shoe Tree Brewing Co. recently won two gold awards in the second annual Craft Beer Marketing Awards, known as the “Crushie” awards.

Business Beat: Business deals with boba shortage, car lots see drastically lower inventory

Click or tap the link to read more and listen to this week's Business Beat segment, produced in partnership with KUNR.

UNR biz school welcomed into CFA Institute University Affiliation Program

The program positions students to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst, which has become the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world.

Renown Health re-accredited as a Level 3 epilepsy center

The Renown Institute for Neurosciences remains the only Level 3 epilepsy center in Northern Nevada.

RSCVA: Washoe County recorded best-ever April for taxable room revenue

“The April data is in alignment with national studies showing pent-up travel demand ... all indicators are shining a very positive light on the remainder of 2021," RSCVA President and CEO Charles Harris said.

Reno tech accelerator to introduce startups at 2nd annual Demo Day

The June 10 event in Reno will feature live pitches from several startups working with RNOX / X Co.

Nevada Mining Association launches 6th annual ‘Hope for Heat’ campaign

Each day temperatures hit 90 in Reno and Elko, respectively, the NVMA will donate $90 to nonprofit Eddy House in Reno and the Boys & Girls Club of Elko.

GOED Main Street program to grant up to $30K for Reno ReTrac project

As part of $126,034 in grants from Nevada GOED, up to $30,000 will be awarded for illumination of the ReTrac Plaza Mural in downtown Reno.

100% of Northern Nevada Regional MLS staff earn CMLX1 certification

The Northern Nevada Regional MLS recently becoming the third MLS organization in North America to have 100% of its staff obtain the international CMLX1 certification.

REMSA, Care Flight rebrand as ‘REMSA Health’

The Regional Emergency Medical Service Authority (REMSA) and Care Flight recently announced a new collective name, “REMSA Health."

Business Beat: Bars, restaurants hungry for pre-pandemic revenues

Click or tap the link to read more and listen to this week's Business Beat segment, produced in partnership with KUNR.

In $4.4 million deal, Chicago-based firm acquires Mill Street property

"Reno is a business-friendly environment and a target market for future investments," notes Tom Barbera, CEO of Industrial Outdoor Ventures in Chicago.