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New Study Details Significant Land Shortage in Northern Nevada

Based on current job growth trends, RCG Economics projects that the Region will absorb the most desirable residential land parcels in six years and Industrial in 20 years. Reno, Nevada (Dec. 21, 2021) – RCG Economics (RCG) released the Northern Nevada Vacant Land Analysis: Inventory & Implications for Economic Growth & Development Report.  The [...]

New Study Details Significant Land Shortage in Northern Nevada2021-12-21T13:25:30-08:00

Northern Nevada Economy Fueled By Growth in Tech and Manufacturing-59 Companies, 29 Headquarters and 5,600 Jobs Reach Unexpected Milestones During the Pandemic

RENO, Nevada (Dec. 16, 2021) – Fifty-nine companies that relocated to Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe, Fernley, Washoe County, Storey County areas and several local companies that expanded their workforce in 2020, and 2021, were honored at EDAWN’s  “10th Annual New and Expanded Companies” welcome reception held at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. Technology and Manufacturing, two [...]

Northern Nevada Economy Fueled By Growth in Tech and Manufacturing-59 Companies, 29 Headquarters and 5,600 Jobs Reach Unexpected Milestones During the Pandemic2021-12-17T12:32:26-08:00

Nanotech Energy Announces New 517-Acre Nanotechnology-Powered Battery Manufacturing Campus in the Greater Reno Area

Graphene pioneer will bring 1,000+ jobs to the region over the next five years; High volume, manufacturing facility will produce non-flammable Graphene-Organolyte batteries, EMI shielding, conductive inks, conductive adhesives, silver nanowires and other graphene products RENO, Nev. – NOVEMBER 10, 2021 – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada  (EDAWN), today announced that Nanotech [...]

Nanotech Energy Announces New 517-Acre Nanotechnology-Powered Battery Manufacturing Campus in the Greater Reno Area2021-11-10T15:03:54-08:00

K-12 Robotics Center Opens

August 6, 2021 Innovative education and outreach: K-12 Robotics Center | University of Nevada, Reno With support from Tesla and EDAWN, a new and unique University facility for robotics-based education and competition teams will strengthen the path to degrees and careers RENO, Nevada – A vision to create a unique space that encourages young [...]

K-12 Robotics Center Opens2021-08-23T13:32:13-07:00

Reno Startup Launches Long-Awaited All-Day Adventure Flask

Hibear receives co-investment from two local funds and is selected to participate in The YouTube Small Business Day RENO, Nevada (June 24, 2021) – The Reno Seed Fund and FundNV announced a $150,000 pre-seed co-investment in local Reno startup, Hibear, makers of the “Swiss Army tool” of insulated bottles. After nearly three years of [...]

Reno Startup Launches Long-Awaited All-Day Adventure Flask2021-06-28T17:05:39-07:00

Biotech and Fintech Companies Make the Move to Northern Nevada

RENO, Nevada (March 31, 2021) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada  (EDAWN) announced two new technology companies moving to the Northern Nevada region at a live-streamed press conference today. Stem Express and PayCertify are expected to create more than 200 combined biotech and fintech jobs over the next several years. The location [...]

Biotech and Fintech Companies Make the Move to Northern Nevada2021-04-05T10:28:11-07:00

Despite the Pandemic, Northern Nevada Brings Diverse Industries to Fuel Economic Recovery in 2020

30 companies add over 2200 quality jobs RENO, Nevada (December 15, 2020) - Despite over ten months of the pandemic this year, EDAWN has continued to work to attract quality companies to the region and is excited to announce that 30 companies relocated or expanded their workforce in Greater Reno-Sparks in 2020. These companies will add [...]

Despite the Pandemic, Northern Nevada Brings Diverse Industries to Fuel Economic Recovery in 20202021-03-05T11:41:51-08:00

Two Transformative Tech Companies Add Over 140 Jobs In Reno Area

Companies Use AI to Deliver Quality Healthcare and A Cloud-Based Platform to Empower Today’s Modern Restaurants RENO, Nevada (November 18, 2020) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada  (EDAWN) announced two new technology companies to the Northern Nevada region. More than 140 quality jobs will be created, and the location of these fast-growing [...]

Two Transformative Tech Companies Add Over 140 Jobs In Reno Area2020-11-18T15:22:11-08:00

Washoe County School District K-12 Students Showcase Artistic Creativity on Local Taxi-Tops

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Washoe County School District K-12 Students Showcase Artistic Creativity on Local Taxi-Tops Reno, Nev. (AUGUST 26, 2020) - Today the EDAWN Foundation and the Washoe County School District (WCSD) announced the ten winning schools in the 6th Annual Taxi-Top Design Competition. Students were asked to create a taxi-top design representing [...]

Washoe County School District K-12 Students Showcase Artistic Creativity on Local Taxi-Tops2020-09-21T11:14:50-07:00

Northern Nevada Targets Diverse Industries to Strengthen and Rebuild Economy, 4 New Companies Bring More Than 600 Jobs to the Region

RENO, Nevada (August 12, 2020) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada  (EDAWN) announced four new companies to the Northern Nevada region at a live-stream press conference held today. More than 600 jobs will be created including blockchain software development, business development, engineering, marketing, warehouse operations, career consulting, and more. Diverse industry sectors [...]

Northern Nevada Targets Diverse Industries to Strengthen and Rebuild Economy, 4 New Companies Bring More Than 600 Jobs to the Region2020-08-12T17:08:04-07:00