Wanted: Mentors

Wanted: Mentors

   by Corrine Casanova StartUpNV, Nevada’s non-profit state-wide business incubator, is seeking mentors, founders and volunteers for newcomers in Nevada’s vibrant start-up community. They recently took over the reigns of VMS, a Summit Venture Mentoring Service, from the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN). They are currently seeking the following: Member Companies / Founders…

Preparing Students to be 'BizFIT’

Preparing Students to be ‘BizFIT’

  by Madeline Glaviano   What is BIZ-FIT? BIZ-FIT is The College of Business Freshmen Intensive Transition program, designed to expose incoming freshmen to academic curriculum that relates to all programs of study within the College. The program is designed to simulate a typical Finals Week, allowing students to experience the challenges of time management,…

JAG Nevada Hits the Jackpot

JAG Nevada Hits the Jackpot

Special to bizNEVADA Jobs for Nevada’s Graduates (JAG Nevada) is proud to announce it has been namedamong the first recipients of Tesla’s Nevada K-12 Education Investment Fund. JAG Nevada will receive an initial investment of $200,000, which will aid its efforts in providing students with the practical soft and employment-related skills, and career guidance needed…

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Reno Police Department Launches New Public Records Portal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Matthew B. Brown, Communications Program Manager brownm@reno.gov | Media Number: 775-430-5005 Reno Police Department launches new public records portal Reno, Nevada (April 13, 2018) — The Reno Police Department (RPD) Records division has launched a new Public Records Request portal using GovQA, which has been utilized by the City of Reno for release of records since…

Carson’s Got Talent

Celebrity Judges Announced for Carson’s Got Talent

For immediate release: April 9, 2018 Celebrity judges announced for Carson’s Got Talent Regional talent show benefits Meals on Wheels Carson City CARSON CITY, Nev. – Carson’s Got Talent, an evening extravaganza of regional talent at the Bob Boldrick Theater, April 14 at 6:30 p.m., announced its panel of celebrity judges this week. A combination of regional…

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Chase Takes Part in Luxury Real Estate Summit

For Immediate Release   Chase Takes Part in Luxury Real Estate Summit   LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (April 2, 2018) – A handful of agents from Chase International recently attended the Luxury Portfolio International Summit in Las Vegas. The invitation-only event was open exclusively to sales associates who specialize in the luxury market and whose firms are affiliated with…

Rotary Club of Reno Biggest Little Bulb Project Blooms 1

Rotary Club of Reno Biggest Little Bulb Project Blooms

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Debe Fennell (775) 762-0370 Dfennell3316@gmail.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Rotary Club of Reno Biggest Little Bulb Project Blooms    ​ RENO, NV – Spring has sprung in the Biggest Little City and the Rotary Club of Reno Biggest Little Bulb Project is starting to bloom. The community is invited to the Sculpture…

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Heather “Lucky” Penney to be Keynote Speaker

    FOR IMMEDITATE RELEASE April 2, 2018   Heather “Lucky” Penney to be Keynote Speaker at 2018 Nevada Women’s Fund Women of Achievement Luncheon RENO, Nev. – The Nevada Women’s Fund has named Heather “Lucky” Penney, a woman of aviation, as Keynote Speaker for the 2018 Nevada Women’s Fund Women of Achievement Luncheon. This year’s…

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Leading Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management Firm Moves Offices to Reno

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Leading Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management Firm Moves Offices to Reno   Reno, NV (March 2, 2018)— Matt Girvan learned from the best. After high-level positions at Jaguar, Nissan and Danaher Corporation — legendary business successes that are synonymous with quality, efficiency, precision and remarkable Wall Street performance — Girvan founded MAG Consulting to bring those transformative…