Olsen buys carpet business
Eric Olsen of Empire Carpet Cleaning and Restoration, Inc. purchased Empire Carpet Care at 400 B Street in Sparks.
Empire Carpet Cleaning and Restoration focuses on residential and commercial carpet cleaning and also water restoration services.
Jim Edlund of BTI Group, Inc. Business Brokerage of Reno represented the seller, Scott Peterson, in the sale. Peterson founded the business in 2006.
Nevada’s October unemployment rate of 12% is up slightly from the 12.5% mark it posted in September thanks to 3,600 additional jobs.