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CEO & Business Development Updates – March 2019

CEO Updates Time to Think Differently About Housing: Steffen Lehmann, Director of Architecture at UNLV and internationally recognized scholar, was the keynote speaker at the recent EDAWN Housing Summit. Thank you to our following sponsors: Dickson Realty, Grand Sierra Resort, Greater Nevada Credit Union and THE ROW. The presentation highlighted the need for more housing density and options to address [...]

CEO & Business Development Updates – March 20192019-03-13T12:10:14-07:00

EDAWN – CEO & Business Development Updates – January 2019

CEO Updates Happy 2019!  We're expecting 2019 to be another exciting year.  We will present our annual EDAWN update and provide an update to the EPIC numbers at our State of the Economy luncheon on February 7.  Register here.  Also, consider joining us at the Alliance Event on January 23rd. Affordable/Workforce Housing is our region's [...]

EDAWN – CEO & Business Development Updates – January 20192019-02-20T13:01:14-08:00

CEO & Business Development Updates – December 2018

CEO Updates Happy Holidays from the EDAWN Team! On behalf of the EDAWN Board of Trustees and staff, we wish you the very best this holiday season. We are excited about the progress we've made over the past year: more than 2,100 new quality jobs; the attraction of 15 new corporate headquarters; with a 38% [...]

CEO & Business Development Updates – December 20182019-02-20T12:28:41-08:00

CEO & Business Development Updates – November 2018

CEO Updates EDAWN Board Endorses WC-1 - Protect our Community from Truckee River Flooding. This is our chance to make our community better and safer at a minimal fee (around $30 a year for the average home) while ensuring that we do not lose the $182M of federal funding if this initiative does not pass. WC-1 will [...]

CEO & Business Development Updates – November 20182018-11-27T14:31:21-08:00

CEO & Business Development Updates – October 2018

CEO Updates EDAWN announced in a press conference last week, New Deantronics (ND), an international, medical device technology manufacturer, which is establishing its U.S. facility in the Spanish Springs Business Center in Washoe County. The company is breaking ground on a purpose-built 200,000 sq. ft. facility for research/development and manufacturing. The facility will also include a [...]

CEO & Business Development Updates – October 20182018-11-27T13:42:05-08:00

CEO & Business Development Updates – September 2018

CEO Updates Congratulations and Help!  In an effort to help address the affordable housing issue in our community, Par Tolles, Allison Gorelick and the Community Foundation, under the leadership of Chris Askin and Jim Pfrommer, worked closely with the Reno City Council, staff with a host of community supporters to help the underserved working members [...]

CEO & Business Development Updates – September 20182018-09-27T14:53:13-07:00

CEO & Business Development Update | August 2018

CEO Updates EDAWN Ends Fiscal Year Strong - See Dashboard.  EDAWN closed out the fiscal year with over 2,100 new jobs announced and continued to show an increase in the average wages of those companies with a wage of $50,2870 a year, 38% above the average wage of the announced companies just two years ago.  [...]

CEO & Business Development Update | August 20182018-08-15T14:11:16-07:00

CEO & Business Development Update | July 2018

CEO Updates As we work to address our homeless problem, here is some perspective to consider: Big Tech Isn't the Problem With Homelessness. It's All of Us, WIRED June 21, 2018.  "Here the city's biggest problem-and California's, and the country's-Homeless people sit or lean at building entrances. The sidewalks are filthy. Amid a few signs [...]

CEO & Business Development Update | July 20182018-08-15T13:40:16-07:00

CEO & Business Development Update | June 2018

CEO Updates Exciting news as we work to attract and grow technology in the region: 5 Reno startups recognized for bringing 125 tech jobs, RGJ - June 5.  Five Reno startups, including a company that caters to endurance athletes and one that specializes in connected products, were recognized by officials for creating high-paying jobs in the Biggest Little City. Breadware, The [...]

CEO & Business Development Update | June 20182018-06-13T12:07:21-07:00

CEO & Business Development Update | May 2018

CEO Updates Congratulations to the Las Vegas Golden Knights, Nevada's professional hockey team, for winning the Pacific Division this past weekend. The Western Conference play-offs begin this Saturday and then off to the Stanley Cup Finals, if they can win the conference. The Golden Knights are just the third team since 1960 to reach the semifinal round in [...]

CEO & Business Development Update | May 20182018-06-13T12:04:35-07:00