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Meet the BREW Team

The Business Retention, Expansion, and Workforce (BREW) Team at EDAWN helps local businesses find the resources they need to run and grow. They also assist in job growth and workforce development in Northern Nevada. There are plenty of opportunities to be had. Get started today by reaching out to the BREW Team.

Nancy McCormick

Senior VP, Business Retention, Expansion & Workforce

“I connect area businesses to resources to help them stay and grow their presence in the region. My role is to help add jobs and grow the economy in the area and to support workforce development efforts in order to meet the needs of new and existing primary employers.” – Nancy

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Veronica Chavez

Director, Workforce Development

“I develop, coordinate, and manage the Workforce Development initiatives at EDAWN. Our focus is; retention, training, reskilling, making connections and employee attraction. We support hiring companies by making community connections, creating a strong and supported workforce pipeline and identifying industry resources for our region.” – Veronica

Kimberly Yaeger

Manager, Business Retention & Expansion & Workforce

“I assist and offer support and resources to existing businesses identified as primary companies. My ultimate goal is to assist these primary companies when they are looking to grow and add jobs. These efforts secure growth and improve the economic landscape of Northern Nevada.” – Kimberly

We Offer a Business Toolkit Filled With Regional Information and Resources to Help Local Businesses Thrive

Enjoy a comprehensive library of regional business resources including a primary company directory, local regulations and permit information. For customized support from our team of experts, contact Amanda Berry, Manager, Business Retention & Expansion by phone at 775-829-3712 or by email

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