Local Resources

Assistance for Local Businesses

The Business Retention, Expansion, and Workforce Development program is designed to help existing  primary companies in the region by providing a resource that will: 

  • Connect  you with other  resources that are critical to your success
  • Help to identify and remove roadblocks
  • Act as a liaison with other agencies
  • Work with you to take advantage of available growth and expansion incentives
  • Facilitate business to business connections
  • Support your growth and expansion in any way that you may need  

Contact us for any support you need to maintain and grow your business in Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe.  

Companies Love Doing Business in Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe


Websites and contact information for regional resources in education, utilities, taxation, government entities, etc.

Strategies to Drive Growth

There are many ways existing companies can drive growth in their operations.

Think Local

The “We Think Local” program is a community initiative to build awareness of the economic benefits of doing business locally.

Young Professionals Network

The Reno Tahoe Young Professionals Network (YPN) evolved out of a regional economic development planning process led by the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN).


Nancy McCormick
Vice President - Business Retention, Expansion & Workforce Development
(775) 829.3719 or mccormick@edawn.org

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