Success Stories

Success is waiting in Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe

Companies nationwide are noticing Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe as an opportunity to grow and find success. Will you be next? Listen to some of the stories from companies thriving in the region.

Success Stories

PK Electrical

We are the regional leader in the electrical engineering, design and consulting field that is committed to bringing out the best in its employees, clients and projects while upholding the highest standards of our discipline, work ethic and integrity

Blackfire Real Estate

Blackfire is a private investment firm that focuses on value-added commercial real estate acquisitions in attractive Western US markets. We specialize in middle-market transactions and finance our acquisitions with strategic equity partners and preferred lenders. Blackfire focuses on geographic markets with attractive fundamentals, and capitalizes on localized market trends.

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Microsoft Licensing, GP.

Microsoft Licensing, GP, Microsoft Online, Inc. and Microsoft Operations Licensing Corporation are headquartered in Reno, Nevada. Consistently voted as the "Best Places to Work" Microsoft Licensing builds careers in everything from Finance to Operations and is proud to be headquartered, and taking advantage of all the region has to offer in the silver state.

Jimmy Beans Wool

Jimmy Beans Wool began with one employee in Reno and the rest is history. JBW will sell over $7 Million worth of knitting and crochet products and fabric in 2012. The company has been named four times to the Inc. 5000, Inc. Magazine’s List of Fastest growing Private companies in the U.S.


Norma Yamaji
Marketing Coordinator
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