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Business Retention, Expansion & Workforce Update – Jan. 2017

The BRE&W Development team visited 9 companies during December and made 3 Business to Business connections, in addition to making 13 connections to education partners and 8 connections to internship programs. Did you know that internship programs exist at the High School, Community College and University levels? Internship programs increase awareness of your company and help you create a pipeline of future employees. Internships can serve as an "in [...]

January 12th, 2017|

CEO & Business Development Update – Jan. 2017

Happy New Year! 2016 was a great year, but 2017 is here and likely to be even better!  Prospect activity remains strong, but this historic growth is not without its challenges.  Join us at the annual EDAWN Economic update on January 26th where we will discuss "5 Years of Change: Where Do We Go From Here?" REGISTER HERE Thanks to those of you who joined us at the New and Expanding [...]

January 5th, 2017|

Investor & Partner Update: Executive update | Dec. 2016

Thank you to the following new Investors for supporting EDAWN's Mission to create quality jobs in our region. Granite Construction Company has joined as a Gold Investor Toll Brothers has joined as a Gold Investor GTO Capital Partners has joined as a Silver Investor We appreciate your support of our job creation efforts! EDAWN values the continued support of current investors and invites those who are not, to consider becoming involved with [...]

December 29th, 2016|

Entrepreneurial – Executive Update | Dec. 2016

We've all heard of companies like Tesla & SWITCH that have moved to the Northern Nevada region, but have you heard of the NEW Tech Startups, with founders all under 35, that have relocated to the region? They will be featured in Reno Magazine's upcoming issue! In the meantime, you can get a preview in the latest RGJ article here. From left: Robert Armstrong of Bombora, Mykle Gaynor of Click Bio, [...]

December 22nd, 2016|

Business Retention, Expansion & Workforce Update – Dec. 2016

The BRE&W team visited 20 companies in November and assisted 9 of them. The majority (17) reported growth in the coming year. Other community meetings included High Sierra Industries, which provides workforce solutions for light manufacturing and assembly, grounds maintenance and landscaping, and harness and wiring applications. Tapping into the workforce at HSI is one way that businesses throughout northern Nevada can access a reliable source of workers that deliver quality [...]

December 19th, 2016|

27 Companies Honored at EDAWN Event_ Mishimoto Automotive Opens Distribution Center in Washoe County

RENO, Nevada (Dec. 8, 2016) – Twenty-seven companies that relocated to the Greater Reno-Sparks  in 2016, along with existing local companies that expanded their workforce this year, were honored at EDAWN’s New and Expanded Company Welcome Reception today. More than 400 local business and government leaders also attended the event. The most recent addition to Northern Nevada is Mishimoto Automotive, a manufacturer and distributor of high performance cooling systems. [...]

December 9th, 2016|

CEO & Business Development Update – Dec. 2016

Hope you are planning to join us for the New and Expanding Companies Welcome Reception on Thursday, December 8th. Join us as we welcome more than 25 companies that have chosen to locate or expand in the Greater Reno-Sparks region in 2016! This special reception is your opportunity to celebrate quality job creation and recognize the many outstanding new companies. Register Here. Election Aftershock - Steven Portnoy, CBS Radio News [...]

December 7th, 2016|

Investor & Partner Update: Executive update | Nov. 2016

Thank you to the following new Investors for supporting EDAWN's Mission to create quality jobs in our region. The Abbi Agency has upgraded to the Presidential Gold Level Sierra Integrated Systems, Inc. has joined as a Gold Investor S3 Development Company, LLC. has joined as a Gold Investor We appreciate your support of our job creation efforts! EDAWN values the continued support of current investors and invites those who are not, [...]

November 23rd, 2016|

Entrepreneurial – Executive Update | Nov. 2016

Recently, Bryan McArdle, Manager of Entrepreneurial Development at EDAWN, went to the Techstars America Summit in Cincinnati, Ohio. The conference gathered organizers from around the world to share best practices on building entrepreneurial communities, as well as over 1,000 Techstars company founders and team members, mentors, and Techstars staff. You can read Bryan's full blog here. The Conscious Capitalism Northern Nevada Chapter held its launch party on November 2nd. The event [...]

November 17th, 2016|

Business Retention, Expansion & Workforce Update – Nov. 2016

The BR&E team visited 4 companies in the month of October. In addition, Angies' Artisan Treats (aka BoomChickaPop) hosted a tour of their new facility for members of the EDAWN sponsored Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals and provided a great overview of their manufacturing and distribution practices. The BR&E team also co-led a meeting of the Northern Nevada Food Forum at TMCC in order to provide continued support to [...]

November 10th, 2016|
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