RENO, Nev. (Aug 19, 2015) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) and Governor Brian Sandoval announced today at a press conference that Angie’s Artisan Treats/BOOMCHICKAPOP, one of the nation’s fastest growing brands of natural popcorn is opening a new manufacturing and distribution center in Reno, Nevada. The company is expected to add up to 160 jobs to the region over the next several years and will invest well over $1 million in capital expenditures with plans to ship their first products from Reno by mid-September 2015.

Angie’s BOOMCHICKAPOP® is a true entrepreneur’s story that started in a cold, Minnesota garage by Angie Bastian and her husband Dan. Their delicious kettle corn recipe soon turned into a BOOMING business that was sold a