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Powder coating company acquires Mound House headquarters

Nevada State Development Corporation assisted with financing for the $913,000 deal in conjunction with Plumas Bank.

1.67 million sq. ft. leased at North Valleys Commerce Center

Among the new tenants is Tempur Sealy, which recently leased 405,213 square feet of space at the center after announcing plans in August to expand to the Reno market.

San Diego retirement advisory firm GuidedChoice relocates to Reno

Founded in 1999, GuidedChoice is a digital retirement advisory firm that leverages technology to improve retirement outcomes.

In $18 million deal, Tahoe Biltmore owners acquire lakefront property

The acquisition comes after the Newport Beach, California-based firm acquired the Tahoe Biltmore Lodge in Crystal Bay for $56.9 million in September.

Panasonic planning new Reno campus on Plumb Lane

"Our new facility in Reno underscores our commitment to evolving and growing to stay at the forefront of the mobility market," said Allan Swan, president of Panasonic Energy of North America.

Nevada Gold Mines fund donates $780,000 in first year

Nevada Gold Mines matches donations made by employees — 1,900 of whom participated in this first year — to nonprofits at 120 percent.

Nevada to invest $4 million to expand robotics, STEM programs

The funds will be doled out in partnership with nonprofit FIRST Nevada to expand access to STEM and robotics programs in Nevada.

2022 NV STEAM Conference set for early February

The conference is Nevada’s largest event dedicated to the exploration of ideas and strategies to implement Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math into classroom practices.

Reno Orthopedic Surgery Center earns inaugural ASC Award

The 20,000-square-foot Reno Orthopedic Surgery Center in downtown Reno is one of 13 ASCs across the country to receive the inaugural award.

Reno’s BDG Web Design acquires office in $537,563 deal

Owned and managed by Brandon Gottier and Morgan Gottier, BDG Web Design is looking to expand its current client base of 250 up to 300 by the end of 2022.

EDAWN: 59 companies relocated, expanded to region past 2 years

"The continued development of our advanced manufacturing and technology sectors will continue our diversification efforts and lead our community to economic success for many years to come," says Mike Kazmierski, CEO of EDAWN.

Reno’s jobless rate ticks down to 2.9 percent

The 2.9% rate puts Reno-Sparks at nearly the same rate as its lowest point on record since the turn of the century — 2.8% in November 2019, and near its lowest-ever mark of 2.5% in October 1999.

Reno Neon Line development community meeting set for Jan. 10

The meeting will provide the public an opportunity to ask questions related to Jacobs Entertainment's massive Neon Line development project proposed for downtown Reno.

RSCVA opens special event funding window for 2022-23

RSCVA has awarded more than $4.6 million to regional special events since 2007. The FY 2022-2023 program is currently budgeted for $500,000.

Sky Tavern announces $1 million challenge grant

Cost to install a snowmaking system at the nonprofit ski area is $2.4 million; Sky Tavern is tasked with raising the remaining $1.4 million by 2023.