Reno Meets Every Requirement for National Fulfillment Services Expansion

Reno Meets Every Requirement for National Fulfillment Services Expansion

National Fulfillment Services had a specific set of criteria while searching for a new, West Coast location. Requirements that needed to be met included: a business friendly state; a location that would allow coverage of the U.S. in 1-3 days shipping time with their Philadelphia location; near a reasonably-priced labor force and in close proximity [...]

Reno Technology Academy Aims to Educate Workers for Nevada’s Growing Tech Industry

Reno Technology Academy Aims to Educate Workers for Nevada’s Growing Tech Industry

With the ongoing need for trained IT employees in northern Nevada – the opening of the Reno Technology Academy bringing the ability to earn an IT certification in a semester or two couldn’t have come at a better time. Steve Andreano, Director of Technology Programs, explained the simple but pivotal mission of Reno Technology Academy. [...]

From Local Product Availability to Community Support, Nevada is Essential to Haus of Reed’s Success

From Local Product Availability to Community Support, Nevada is Essential to Haus of Reed’s Success

When Randi Reed told her husband she was pregnant, one of his first comments was that he wanted to make their child’s crib. From there, not only was their son given a hand-made crib, another dream was born – Haus of Reed, a custom furniture manufacturing business. “That is the humble beginnings of Haus of [...]

2017 Another Year of Economic Growth in Greater Reno-Sparks

2017 Another Year of Economic Growth in Greater Reno-Sparks

The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) is committed to diversifying our economy and enhancing our quality of life by working as part of the community to create quality jobs, attract new companies and headquarters, supporting the success of existing companies and assisting in the formation of start-ups in the Greater Reno-Sparks area. 2017 [...]

Is the Growth in Northern Nevada Real? Now and in the Future.

Is the Growth in Northern Nevada Real? Now and in the Future.

July 31, 2017 Kylie Rowe | Dickson Realty In a three-part video interview series, we asked Nevada Small Business Development Center and Brian Bonnenfant our region's expert in economic and real estate data whether or not we are in a bubble. In the initial interview, Brian Bonnenfant explains the "perfect storm" that created our growth. Next [...]

Miles Construction: The Future of Our Construction Workforce

Miles Construction: The Future of Our Construction Workforce

With deep roots in Nevada, Miles Construction knows that when companies move here, they’re not just moving their business to northern Nevada. They’re moving their employees, creating a new way of life and becoming integrated with our economy and our communities. For Miles, we know this is not just where we work, but it’s also [...]

Square 1 Solutions: Connecting Employers to Employees

Square 1 Solutions: Connecting Employers to Employees

Square 1 Solutions has been helping Reno companies find quality employees at all levels since 2010. Our staff has a combined 30 years of staffing experience in the Reno area and uses the connections gained during that time to access several core employee groups. With their knowledge of area employers, Square 1 Solution staff has [...]