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About

EDAWN is the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada

Mission

The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) is a private/public partnership established in 1983, committed to adding quality jobs to the region by recruiting new companies, supporting the success of existing companies, and assisting newly forming companies, to diversify the economy and have a positive impact on the quality of life in Greater Reno-Sparks.

Vision

A world-class economic development organization with strong local partnerships, regional respect and cooperation and a national reputation for innovation and creativity.

What Do We Do?

We help companies move or expand operations by providing the following services:

  • In-depth research, statistics, and regional business data based on standards as set forth by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC)
  • Industrial and office real estate searches and connections with the local brokerage community
  • Specialized reports in workforce availability, industry presence and more
  • Connectivity with local government representatives and business leaders
  • Troubleshooting regulatory issues and hindrances to business success
  • Representation at the state level for incentives, workforce training and other funding opportunities

Click here to view a list of newly relocated and expanded companies that EDAWN assisted in 2013 and 2014.

EDAWN’s Strategic Plan

As part of EDAWN’s role in ReCharge Nevada’s efforts to continue the region’s economic diversification, EDAWN has submitted a Three-Year Economic Development Strategic Plan to the State.

This plan reflects input from our E.D. partners, stakeholders and several companies in our target industries, which are:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Distribution, Logistics & E-Commerce
  • Back office, Business Support & Data Centers
  • Clean Energy
  • Financial & Tangible Assets
  • Aerospace, Aviation, Defense
  • Headquarters of any industry type
Strategic Plan Part 1
Strategic Plan Part 2
Strategic Plan Part 3

EDAWN Board of Trustees

View the Board of Trustees

EDAWN Team

Kazmierski

775-829-3711
kazmierski@edawn.org

Matteoni

775-829-3711
matteoni@edawn.org

775-829-3727
mcelroy@edawn.org

Thomas2

775-829-3731
sthomas@edawn.org

McCormick

775-829-3719
mccormick@edawn.org

Erwin

775-829-3705
erwin@edawn.org

775-829-3720
ault@edawn.org

Imsdahl

775-829-3704
imsdahl@edawn.org

McArdle

775-829-3707
mcardle@edawn.org

Cotta5

775-829-3736
cotta@edawn.org

Yamaji3

775-829-3768
yamaji@edawn.org

775-829-3702
pheasant@edawn.org

775-829-3700
pitts@edawn.org

Egan

775-829-3712
egan@edawn.org