Partners

Opportunity Nevada is a public/private partnership made up of professionals throughout the state of Nevada focused on business attraction through strategic recruiting missions, attendance at targeted industry conferences, and comprehensive marketing efforts.  If you are interested in becoming a partner, please contact us.

NV Energy Economic Development
At NV Energy, our economic development experts work strategically with businesses, site selectors, real estate brokers/developers and economic development agencies to facilitate business location and expansion within Nevada.

Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development
The Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development is ready and eager to help you do business in Nevada, help businesses within the state export across the world, and further diversify Nevada’s economy.

Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA)
The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance is a 501(c)6 membership organization dedicated to developing the economies of Las Vegas, Clark County, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Boulder City, and Mesquite through regional cooperation, global trade, and global connectivity. We are the economic and community development resource for Southern Nevada.

Churchill Economic Development Authority (CEDA)
CEDA is the economic development leader in Churchill County dedicated to attracting, expanding, and retaining business and industry to the community. Established in 1985, CEDA is funded by the County and the City of Fallon, along with the business community and continues the 30-year mission to building a strong, vibrant community based on agriculture, green energy, and the military at NAS Fallon.

Northern Nevada Development Authority
NNDA is the state recognized economic development authority for the Sierra Region of Nevada which is comprised of Carson City, Churchill County, Douglas County, Lyon County, and Storey County. NNDA is very active in all areas of development including business development and expansion, workforce development, capital acquisition, and more, with the goal of supporting and enhancing the best possible climate for business success.

Mineral County Economic Development Authority
MCEDA is the 35 year economic development leader in Mineral County dedicated to attracting, new industry and retaining existing industry in our county, our state and our region. We are funded by our donors and grants. Our 35-year mission continues to focus on building strong, vibrant and diverse economies in our communities based on the dreams of our citizens. Looking to the future while protecting our Army Base, partnering to attract complimentary industry for their mission. We offer small business assistance, workforce assistance, and help individuals achieve their dreams to thrive in Mineral County, give us a call we are here to serve you.

Northeastern Nevada Regional Development Authority
The county’s ability to sustain itself through the worst recession, while continuing to grow, is attributable to the flourishing mining industry. With two of the largest gold producers in the world stationed in Elko County – Barrick Gold of North America and Newmont Mining Corp. – Elko has continued to prosper, making it a prime location for new businesses. Everyone, including the county, the cities and NNRDA, has worked to provide a good business climate in this area.

Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Real Estate Solutions
Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce is an independently owned and operated member of the Cushman & Wakefield Alliance with offices throughout Utah, Nevada, Washington and Idaho. The firm partners with its sister company Cushman & Wakefield | NorthMarq to provide innovative commercial real estate solutions to occupier and investor clients, offering transaction services, capital markets services, occupier and investor services, and real estate advisory.

City of Fernley
Fernley is a great place to live, work, and play. Fernley offers an attractive, friendly, small-town lifestyle with many new housing developments, new markets, numerous churches, civic groups. Fernley also offers limitless outdoor adventures such as fishing, hunting, boating, camping, mountain biking, and rock climbing. Located just 13 minutes from the new Tesla site and 30 minutes from the Reno-Sparks metropolitan area, several Fortune 500 companies have discovered Fernley’s affordable industrial parks and large land parcels with access to transportation systems serving the major West Coast markets.

ITS Logistics
ITS Logistics is a premier third-party logistics company that provides personalized supply chain solutions with an asset-based dedicated fleet, warehousing and distribution services, and nationwide multi-modal freight brokerage. Founded in 1999, ITS Logistics operates daily throughout the U.S. and proudly offers unparalleled service backed by its strong family values and work ethic.

Nevada Department of Agriculture
The Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) promotes a business climate that is fair, economically viable and encourages environmental stewardship that serves to protect food, fiber and human health and safety through effective service and education. The global trade and economic development program with NDA supports companies with financing, increased export sales, market research, education, and company growth/expansion.

Buy Nevada
Buy Nevada is a program managed by the Nevada Department of Agriculture that promotes the Nevada food and agriculture industry. Established through a state marketing initiative by Governor Brian Sandoval in 2013, Buy Nevada strives to support the economic growth of Nevada by promoting food and agriculture businesses.

Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada
The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada is a private/ public partnership established in 1983 committed to recruiting, expanding and supporting newly forming quality companies that bring jobs to the region and have a positive impact on the quality of life in Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe.

Nevada Builders Alliance
The Nevada Builders Alliance is a professional organization representing the construction industry; and all affiliated sectors. Our mission is to create a positive business environment for our member companies and communities. With 700 member companies representing tens of thousands of hard working Nevadans, in every corner of this great state, Nevada Builders Alliance is the voice of the construction industry.

Miles Construction
Miles Construction has been performing business in both the public and private sectors in Northern Nevada since our inception in 1986. The Carson City based company is an industry leader and has been synonymous with expert building. As a diversified general contractor, Miles’ services include construction management, design build, design assist, pre-engineered steel, sustainable construction and public works.
Briggs Electric
Briggs Electric is one of the largest electrical contractors in northern Nevada. We are proud to be a partner with Opportunity Nevada to provide the most capable, full service, design/build electrical services in our region.

 

Nevada JobConnect
Nevada JobConnect is a statewide network that connects businesses with employees, all in one convenient system.

 

 

 

Humboldt Development Authority
The Humboldt Development Authority is a partnership of public and private entities and individuals formed by a cooperative agreement between the City of Winnemucca and the Humboldt County Commission. HDA’s mission is to identify and develop economic improvement opportunities, provide recommendations concerning economic development and improvement to the governing bodies of the City of Winnemucca and Humboldt County, and to assist in the attraction, retention, expansion, and growth of business that is compatible with the interests and concerns of the residents of Winnemucca and Humboldt County.

DRI Dandini Research Park
The DRI Dandini Research Park provides R&D based companies with unparalleled access to world class scientific resources and laboratories. Our focus is in the innovation areas of Climate, Water, Big Data Analytics, Advanced Manufacturing through collaboration with the Desert Research Institute (DRI). DRI’s research in the environmental sciences is ranked by the National Science Foundation along side institutions such as MIT and Stanford.

The Office of Economic Development seeks to promote private- and public-sector partnerships in order to support economic and workforce development, to attract industry-sponsored research, and to protect and develop intellectual property.
The Office of Economic Development seeks to promote private- and public-sector partnerships in order to support economic and workforce development, to attract industry-sponsored research, and to protect and develop intellectual property.

Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS)
On behalf of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems, a non-profit corporation, leads the growth of the Nevada Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Industry through business teaming relationships, collaboration with primary research institutions, and helping enhance the UAS industry knowledge base in order to attract new and permanent business within the State of Nevada.

Umpqua Bank
Our goal at Umpqua Bank is simple: to help your business thrive. We offer different solutions that fit the way you do business from owner occupied real estate and equipment financing, fixed term loans, operating lines of credit and Treasury Management Services.

Member FDIC | Equal Housing Lender | SBA Preferred Lender

Nevada State Bank
Nevada State Bank, a division of ZB, N.A., is a full service bank offering a complete range of consumer, private and business banking services with branches statewide. Our personalized attention means we work hard to understand your financial needs so we can offer a complete suite of products and services customized to fit your household or business.

For more information on Nevada State Bank, call 702.383.0009 or access www.nsbank.com.

The SVN® / Gold Dust Commercial Associates' Industrial Team is an energetic, progressive commercial real estate advisory team focused on offering dependable, transparent, high-quality advice to landlords, tenants, buyers, sellers, investors and developers of commercial real estate. We view ourselves as partners with our clients, with a strong emphasis on collaboration with our clients, outside agents and our community at large.
The SVN® / Gold Dust Commercial Associates’ Industrial Team is an energetic, progressive commercial real estate advisory team focused on offering dependable, transparent, high-quality advice to landlords, tenants, buyers, sellers, investors and developers of commercial real estate. We view ourselves as partners with our clients, with a strong emphasis on collaboration with our clients, outside agents and our community at large.

Dickson Realty
Dickson Realty is a premier full-service residential real estate brokerage in the Reno-Sparks-Truckee-Tahoe region and has been a leader in relocation to Northern Nevada for over 30 years. Whether a company is relocating one person or many, our commitment is to provide excellent customer service to each and every employee, their partner or spouse before, during and after the move.

The American Red Cross helps businesses and organizations take the necessary steps to become better prepared for disasters and other emergencies, which promotes employees resilience and engagement while maintaining business continuity and productivity.
The American Red Cross helps businesses and organizations take the necessary steps to become better prepared for disasters and other emergencies, which promotes employees resilience and engagement while maintaining business continuity and productivity.

Panattoni Development Company, Inc. is one of the largest privately held, full-service development companies in the world. Panattoni operates from 24 offices in the United States, Canada and Europe. Since inception, Panattoni has developed more than 200 million square feet of space including more than 65 million square feet of build-to-suit projects.
Panattoni Development Company, Inc. is one of the largest privately held, full-service development companies in the world. Panattoni operates from 24 offices in the United States, Canada and Europe. Since inception, Panattoni has developed more than 200 million square feet of space including more than 65 million square feet of build-to-suit projects.

With the belief that project success depends upon a strong builder client relationship, and a commitment to establishing common goals and objectives from the project start, Alston Construction offers a diverse background of general contracting, construction management and design-build experience of industrial, commercial, healthcare, education, retail and government projects.
With the belief that project success depends upon a strong builder client relationship, and a commitment to establishing common goals and objectives from the project start, Alston Construction offers a diverse background of general contracting, construction management and design-build experience of industrial, commercial, healthcare, education, retail and government projects.

Sage International, Inc., a Reno based company has been incorporating businesses in all 50 states since 1993. We specialize in Corporation/LLC Formation; Foreign Qualifications, and Commercial Registered Agent Services. If you are coming to Nevada, whether as a new or existing business, it’s important to understand the options available so you take advantage of the many benefits available to Nevada businesses as related to the structure of your company. We provide ongoing education, a network of superior business resources and a host of back-end support services to keep you in compliance at both the state and federal level.
Sage International, Inc., a Reno based company has been incorporating businesses in all 50 states since 1993. We specialize in Corporation/LLC Formation; Foreign Qualifications, and Commercial Registered Agent Services. If you are coming to Nevada, whether as a new or existing business, it’s important to understand the options available so you take advantage of the many benefits available to Nevada businesses as related to the structure of your company. We provide ongoing education, a network of superior business resources and a host of back-end support services to keep you in compliance at both the state and federal level.

The Kidder Mathews Industrial group offers a complete range of brokerage, appraisal, property management, consulting, sustainability, and project and construction management services for all property types. With over 60 year’s experience, their objective is to see the client’s real estate needs handled with the knowledge and care required to gain them the best possible advantage in the northern Nevada marketplace.
The Kidder Mathews Industrial group offers a complete range of brokerage, appraisal, property management, consulting, sustainability, and project and construction management services for all property types. With over 60 year’s experience, their objective is to see the client’s real estate needs handled with the knowledge and care required to gain them the best possible advantage in the northern Nevada marketplace.

Connect Nevada works to facilitate access to affordable and reliable broadband services for all Nevadans, with a focus on rural areas, for the purposes of economic development and improved quality of life, and collaborates with the Nevada Broadband Task Force. Connect Nevada offers extensive survey research data, robust broadband data collection and mapping, awareness building, demand aggregation activities, coordination with broadband service providers, and strategic planning by community groups.
Connect Nevada works to facilitate access to affordable and reliable broadband services for all Nevadans, with a focus on rural areas, for the purposes of economic development and improved quality of life, and collaborates with the Nevada Broadband Task Force. Connect Nevada offers extensive survey research data, robust broadband data collection and mapping, awareness building, demand aggregation activities, coordination with broadband service providers, and strategic planning by community groups.

Square 1 Solutions is a family owned and operated full-service staffing and recruiting company specializing in finding quality employees at any level in any industry. Whether you need a temporary labor employee, interim office help or full-time employees at any level within your organization, Square 1 can be the partner to help with all of your new employee needs.
Square 1 Solutions is a family owned and operated full-service staffing and recruiting company specializing in finding quality employees at any level in any industry. Whether you need a temporary labor employee, interim office help or full-time employees at any level within your organization, Square 1 can be the partner to help with all of your new employee needs.

Capstak enables “actionable connectivity” throughout the $15 trillion Commercial Real Estate market. Our platform allows individuals to find deals, source capital and connect with potential business partners through an intuitive web based market network.
Capstak enables “actionable connectivity” throughout the $15 trillion Commercial Real Estate market. Our platform allows individuals to find deals, source capital and connect with potential business partners through an intuitive web based market network.

City of Henderson
The City of Henderson Economic Development Department is dedicated to the attraction and retention of industry for the purpose of enhancing the overall well-being of the community. As the second largest city in Nevada, Henderson is recognized as one of the leading business locations in the southwest U.S. Henderson provides outstanding labor availability, a thriving real estate market, competitive business and labor costs, and long-term expansion potential for companies considering new corporate facilities.

Mike Peyton Insurance
Michael D. Peyton Insurance LLC is an insurance brokerage specializing in assisting commercial clientele with risk management and a wide range of insurance products, including but not limited to: workers compensation, general liability, products liability, errors & omissions/professional liability, employment practices liability, directors & officers liability, and cyber liability. We can also assist with surety & fidelity bonds, life insurance, and group health insurance. Our team always works diligently to procure the most competitive and comprehensive policies for our clients and we take pride in acting as your risk managers!