News Briefs


Registration open for AngelNV bootcamp for local entrepreneurs

Last year's bootcamp culminated in 52 investors awarding $220,000 to one company and $55,000 investments to two runners-up.

Reno + Sparks Chamber to host Sept. 14 job fair

“Our economy can’t sustain itself without those willing to learn, work and pursue careers," Chamber CEO Ann Silver said.

Last chance: Best In Business nomination deadline is Sept. 7

The nomination period expires at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, during which readers can nominate any person or business in any of the 18 categories.

Sisolak expands vaccine rules for large Nevada events, conventions

The governor's updated directive notes that it is not a requirement to show proof of vaccination but an option if a convention operator chooses to do so.

NV Energy Foundation donates $25,000 to National Judicial College

The grant will go to support the The National Judicial College's Reading & Robes youth program.

Bently Nevada opens remote center in Singapore

Bently Nevada, which celebrated its 60th anniversary of relocating its headquarters to Minden in 2018, employs more than 1,500 people in nine countries, 600 locally.

Reno Type acquires Sparks-based company CDMS

“There’s a lot of opportunity in our market, but it’s expanding rapidly while experiencing supply chain disruptions,” Reno Type President Kurt Hoge said.

Business Beat: Oxygen bar offering relief from wildfire smoke, casinos setting record wins

Tap the link to listen to this week's NNBW Business Beat segment with KUNR.

Reno's Krch Realty announces agent ownership program

The program is part of a nationwide expansion planned over the next few years for Krch Realty, says owner Kyle Krch.

10th annual Philanthropy Leaders Summit set for Sept. 17

Jeremy Aguero, founder of Applied Analysis, will be among speakers at this year's summit, the theme of which is “United in Resilience."

GPR Ventures acquires 144,000 sq. ft. industrial building in Dayton

It marks the firm’s third Northern Nevada acquisition since entering the market in December with the $21.98 million purchase of a 331,623-square-foot warehouse at 4910 Longley Lane.

Reno's Home Means Nevada to expand to Henderson

Reno-based Home Means Nevada, FKA as Reno eNVy, will open a third store in September in Henderson.

Business Beat: Help wanted for Reno restaurants, robotics center opens

Tap the link to listen to this week's NNBW Business Beat segment with KUNR.

GOED to fund $500,000 in grants rural Nevada businesses

Participants will receive loans that will be forgiven upon completion of a nine-month online business training and mentorship program through the Reno-based Audacity Institute.

First round of Nevada Modified Business Tax refunds issued

So far, a total of $30.6 million was refunded to 22,621 taxpayers who paid the tax at a rate higher than the statutory requirement.