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 [...]

Orangetheory Fitness Rolling in Reno

Orangetheory Fitness Rolling in Reno

“You can influence change here,” said Alexis Riggs, owner of two Orangetheory Fitness locations in Reno. And she has. Just over two years ago, Alexis and her husband, Russ, picked up and moved from Atlanta to Reno to chase Russ’ dream of opening a business, and both of their dreams, to relocate to Reno. Alexis [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Developing Nevada’s Untapped Potential

Developing Nevada’s Untapped Potential

Nevada is booming with new businesses organically grown in the state, businesses migrating from other parts of the country, and new real estate developments to meet the needs of both buyers and tenants. Many businesses have already realized the untapped potential in the state and are currently fulfilling plans to grow into industrial sites in [...]

Workforce Ready

Workforce Ready

As new businesses contemplate expanding or relocating to northern Nevada, a common question is whether Nevada’s workforce is skilled and trained to meet their employment needs. Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) Applied Technology Center is a key resource for both students and potential employers. The college works closely with economic development partners including the Governor’s [...]