Q&D Construction Celebrates Successful #LocalFoodLove Challenge

Q&D Construction Celebrates Successful #LocalFoodLove Challenge

The #LocalFoodLove challenge, a campaign sponsored by locally-owned construction company Q&D Construction, is recognizing a successful effort to support a variety of local restaurants across northern Nevada during the coronavirus pandemic. Last month, Q&D issued a challenge to businesses that Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak permitted to stay open during the shelter-in-place order to support locally-owned [...]

Q&D Construction Supports Local Restaurants Through #LocalFoodLove Challenge

Q&D Construction Supports Local Restaurants Through #LocalFoodLove Challenge

Q&D Construction commits to providing its employees with lunch one day a week from local restaurants and encourages other businesses to do the same through a social media challenge Q&D Construction, a locally owned and operated construction company, is helping local restaurants through these tough economic times by purchasing one lunch each week for its [...]

Innovating in Nevada

Innovating in Nevada

by Itai Nemovicher Nevada is a state teeming with innovation and forward-thinking. Tesla and Panasonic are reinventing manufacturing processes in a field that, in and of itself, embodies innovation. Industrial companies like Barrick Goldstrike Mines are creating more effective and efficient mining practices that speak to environmental sustainability and strong commerce. We’ve seen our mainstay [...]

Northern Nevada Commercial Real Estate Forecast: What’s to come for Industrial, Office and Retail

Northern Nevada Commercial Real Estate Forecast: What’s to come for Industrial, Office and Retail

by Tomi Jo Lynch, Managing Director at SVN Gold Dust Commercial Associates Nevada is experiencing one of the largest periods of growth it has seen in a long time. With the major changes, Nevada is quickly becoming one of the first places that business leaders think of when considering relocation or expansion of their companies. [...]

Non-Profit Spotlight: STEP2

Non-Profit Spotlight: STEP2

What is STEP2? STEP2 is a private, local non-profit located in Reno, Nevada.  This organization was started in Reno and is the only STEP2 in the country; they are not part of a national affiliation.  STEP2’s vision is to save lives and restore families by providing comprehensive, coordinated services related to the treatment and recovery [...]

Mindy’s Dentistry: Uniquely Yours

Mindy’s Dentistry: Uniquely Yours

Last summer, Mindy Fugett’s close friend, Dr. Katy Wallace, passed away. While Mindy was helping her family and volunteering in the office, she realized how much she enjoyed treating her patients. She also admired the amount of hard work and dedication Dr. Wallace had put into the practice itself. After much thought and consideration, Mindy [...]

Nevada Wins 2018 Golden Shovel Award

Nevada Wins 2018 Golden Shovel Award

Story excerpt via Area Development, view full story here. Nevada — Fewer Than 3 Million Population Category Much of the headline activity resulting in Nevada receiving a Gold Shovel award was focused on Boulevard Mall, an iconic half-century-old center that has been diversifying into the call center business. Leading the way from a jobs-promised perspective [...]

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 [...]