A League of Their Own

A League of Their Own

Esports is moving from huddles around a computer to becoming the next big spectator sport — and resorts are betting that it’ll bring Millennials into casinos. If, in your various time-travel hypotheticals, you wanted to eschew the Biff Tannen sports almanac route for success but still make a killing, investing in a Las Vegas nightclub [...]

LVGEA: Growing Southern Nevada

LVGEA: Growing Southern Nevada

The economy is transforming and businesses in key target industries are choosing southern Nevada. The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA)’s mission is to continue growing the region of southern Nevada through connectivity, community development, and aggressive business recruitment, retention, and outreach. As the regional economic development authority for southern Nevada, the LVGEA offers businesses [...]

Vegas Desert Turns into Distribution Hub

Vegas Desert Turns into Distribution Hub

Originally posted on NV Energy Economic Development. Las Vegas’ bright lights, talented entertainers and luxury resorts are renowned throughout the world, attracting more than 45 million tourists annually. Now, the entertainment mecca is also attracting top e-commerce companies. Developer VanTrust Real Estate, LLC (VanTrust) saw more than the flashing lights, and in 2015 recognized Las [...]

American Red Cross: Preparing Nevada’s Businesses

American Red Cross: Preparing Nevada’s Businesses

American Red Cross volunteers serve Nevada businesses, employees, and residents by training folks in First Aid, CPR, and to use AEDs, responding 24/7 to home fires, delivering emergency communication and support to military families, and helping Nevadans to be prepared for the emergencies and disasters that are associated with the high desert: wildfires, earthquakes, flooding, [...]

Enhancing Nevada’s Workforce

Enhancing Nevada’s Workforce

The Office of Economic Development at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), creates partnerships that support economic and workplace development, attracts industry-sponsored research, and develops and protects intellectual property. Through sponsored research, companies partner with UNLV’s faculty and student populations to gain new knowledge, a deeper level of expertise, and greater awareness of applications [...]