Investor Updates

The Economic Development Authority of Nevada (EDAWN), the Reno+Sparks Chamber of Commerce and the Reno-Sparks Convention & Visitors Authority (RSCVA) launched “ALLIANCE: A Regional Business Expo & Economic Update” on January 25th.

The event focused on educating the community on the partnership and combined efforts of these organizations to move our economy in a positive direction. Governor Sandoval was recognized for his commitment to the revitalization of Northern Nevada’s economy, increase in tourism, and support of business vitality.  Click here for EDAWN‘s slide presentation.

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! 

Thank you to the following new EDAWN investors:

If your company is not currently an investor with EDAWN and you are interested in becoming involved, please click here to download an investor packet or contact Sheila Imsdahl at 775.829.3704.

Partner Updates

The Nevada Department of Business and Industry is offering a free Bond Financing Workshop for those who may be interested.

Hear all about programs available from the State of Nevada, and USDA-Rural Development. This information may be of special interest to large companies who are accustomed to this type of financing for significant projects. There is no charge to attend this workshop. For more information or to RSVP, contact Tawny Polito.

Does your company or agency have a project or problem that the Undergraduate Community-Based Research program at UNR could address?

UNR College of Business is seeking proposals before February 9th, 2018.

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

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