Investor & Partner Update: Executive Update | February 2018
EDAWN would like to thank all of our investors for their continued support! We would not be able to attract, retain and grow companies in the Greater Reno-Sparks area without you and our community partners!
Congratulations to Clear Capital, headquartered in Reno, for their recent announcement about quality job creation.
They added over 100 jobs in the last year and plan to add an additional 50 permanent jobs by the end of 2018. For details, go here.
The Northern Nevada Business Weekly is launching its first-ever Corporate Hiring Guide designed to reach the best and brightest talent within and outside the region.
This guide will be published in the Spring and Fall of 2018 and will be included as an insert in the paper, distributed through select Sierra Nevada Media Group publications, and distributed via other entities such as EDAWN. If you want to get your company’s name out to the job seeker population, this will provide a great opportunity to position yourself as an employer of choice. For pricing and more information, email Kimberly Thomas orgo here for their flyer.
Is there rocket science going on in Northern Nevada? Absolutely!
The Air Force Research Laboratory just entered into a patent license agreement with Digital Solid State Propulsion, headquartered in Reno. The agreement is related to their new “green” (technically pink) monopropellant, which is an alternative to traditional hydrazine based spacecraft propellant. For more information, go here.
The Stat Pack is a monthly business e-report, co-authored by Mike PeQueen of HighTower Las Vegas and John Restrepo of RCG Economics, with input from Brian Bonnefant of UNR.
It combines important metrics relevant to business decision makers and financial commentary on current issues facing the Nevada economy. The Stat Pack features data and dialogue about the Southern and Northern Nevada economies. Here is last Friday’s Fact Pack!
The Nevada Economy in Brief
provides a wealth of Nevada workforce and economic information and is published monthly by the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation / Research (DETR) and Analysis Bureau. For questions, please contact Ken Pierson at DETR. The economic pulse is an economic update provided by the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED). Click here for more information.
Major Investor of the Week
The Applied Companies – Applied Staffing Solutions consists of three companies dedicated to managing the business of employing people…from temp staffing to executive search to human resources outsourcing.