Business Retention, Expansion, and Workforce

The BREW Team at EDAWN is here for you

The Business Retention, Expansion, and Workforce (BREW) Team at EDAWN proudly serves over 600 Primary Companies in Northern Nevada. We support job growth and workforce development in the Reno-Sparks area and provide one-on-one personalized assistance to primary companies. We assist with business to business connections, critical issues, introductions to resources and programs, connections with education, and workforce development and training initiatives. We also recognize outstanding existing primary companies each year via our Existing Industry Awards.

Meet the Team

The Business Retention, Expansion, and Workforce (BREW) Team at EDAWN helps local businesses find the resources they need to run and grow. They also assist in job growth and workforce development in Northern Nevada. There are plenty of opportunities to be had. Get started today by reaching out to the BREW Team.

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Nancy McCormick

Senior VP, Strategic Partnerships & Workforce

“I connect area businesses to resources to help them stay and grow their presence in the region. My role is to help add jobs and grow the economy in the area and to support workforce development efforts in order to meet the needs of our largest employers.” – Nancy

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Veronica Chavez

Director, Business Retention & Expansion

“I oversee Business Retention and Expansion initiatives. We assist hiring companies by creating valuable community connections, establishing a robust and well-supported business ecosystem, and identifying critical industry resources to strengthen our region.” – Veronica

Kimberly Yaeger

Program Manager, Business Builders

“I assist and offer support and resources to existing businesses identified as primary companies. My ultimate goal is to assist these primary companies when they are looking to grow and add jobs. These efforts secure growth and improve the economic landscape of Northern Nevada.” – Kimberly

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