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Aqua Metals to Open the World’s First Clean Battery Recycling Facility in Tahoe-Reno-Industrial Center, 70 Jobs to Be Added to Northern Nevada

RENO, Nev. (August, 24, 2015) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) has announced that Aqua Metals, Inc, a developer of a patent pending electrochemical battery recycling technology has landed in the Reno-Tahoe-Industrial Center (TRIC), McCarran Nevada and will be the site of the company’s first AquaRefinery™. The first lead production is planned to begin by mid-2016 and will be at full capacity by late 2016. The AquaRefinery […]

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Angie’s Artisan Treats/BOOMCHICKAPOP® Opens New Manufacturing Operation in Reno, NV and Brings 160 Jobs

RENO, Nev. (Aug 19, 2015) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) and Governor Brian Sandoval announced today at a press conference that Angie’s Artisan Treats/BOOMCHICKAPOP, one of the nation’s fastest growing brands of natural popcorn is opening a new manufacturing and distribution center in Reno, Nevada. The company is expected to add up to 160 jobs to the region over the next several years and will invest […]

Four Companies Add 55 New Jobs to Northern Nevada, Meri Meri, Indy Hanger, eTailer and Southern Prosthetic Supply Opening in Reno

Reno, NV (Aug. 13, 2015) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) is pleased to announce four new companies that recently relocated to the Reno area. Collectively, they will add up to 55 new jobs to the local economy.

Among the reasons for choosing the Reno area to relocate were lower operating costs, business-friendly environment and proximity to large West Coast customer base.

Meri Meri – designs and […]

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Better Light, Energy Efficient_Industrial Lighting Products (ILP) Advanced Manufacturing Plant Opens in Reno

RENO, Nev. (July 27, 2015) – Industrial Lighting Products, today announced the opening of a new advanced manufacturing and distribution center in Reno, Nevada.  With six (6) employees to start, ILP anticipates creating a total of 20 jobs by the end of year two.  They are also bringing an initial investment of $60,000 in capital equipment to their new operation located on Rock Boulevard.  ILP’s short term goal is to […]

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Reno – San Jose Fare Special on Alaska Airlines

RENO-TAHOE AIRPORT AUTHORITY ANNOUNCEMENT

As many of you know, the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority has been working with Alaska Airlines on re-timing the Reno/San Jose flight to better accommodate the needs of travelers. The new flight times begin July 1st, 2015.

Here are the times of the flight: 

San Jose to Reno:
7:30 a.m. to 8:28 a.m.
6:00 p.m. to 6:56 p.m. 

Reno to San Jose:
6:00 a.m. to 6:57 a.m.
4:40 p.m. to  5:28 p.m. 

 

Alaska Airlines […]

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Reno’s Entrepreneurs Take Playing Cards to the Streets

The Reno Startup Deck gives entrepreneurs a new card to play in the startup scene.

RENO, Nev. (June 29th, 2015) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) launches the Reno Startup Deck, an engaging playing card deck designed to inform and educate new and existing entrepreneurs and ventures.Playful and inspiring, the deck promotes networking with individuals of a variety of strengths, learning from other local startup […]

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Pioneering Healthcare Technology Company Comes to Northern Nevada, Grand Rounds Opens New Center in Reno, Adding 200 Quality Jobs to the Region

RENO, Nev. (MAY 13, 2015) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) and Governor Brian Sandoval announced today at a press conference that Grand Rounds, a company that improves healthcare by guiding patients to better physicians, is opening a new services and technology center in Reno, Nevada. The company is expected to add up to 200 jobs to the region.

Founded in 2011, Grand Rounds uses its proprietary, data-driven […]

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Outdoor Adventure Gear Company Moves to Reno, NV. Cascade Designs Brings 100 New Jobs to Northern Nevada

RENO, Nev. (April 23, 2015) – Cascade Designs, a leader in outdoor adventure gear, today announced the opening of a new manufacturing and distribution facility in Reno, bringing up to 100 new jobs. This announcement was made at the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) Board of Trustees and Major Investor Luncheon held at the Atlantis Casino, Resort, and Spa.

Cascade Designs, a privately-held, family owned company for more than […]

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IMMY, Inc Opens Research Center in Reno, NV and Brings Up to 30 Tech-Related Jobs

RENO, Nev. (APR 2, 2015) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) officially announced that IMMY Inc., a Michigan based company and leader in 3D Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality imaging has opened a new research and development, fabrication center in Reno, Nevada. The company plans to initially employ technology-related positions at an average wage of $24/hour and will invest approximately $2 million in capital equipment expenditures to […]

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Koch Business Solutions IT Applications Center Moving Into Reno, NV and Hiring Up to 20 Employees

RENO, Nev. (March 12, 2015) –Koch Business Solutions, LP (KBS), a shared services company for subsidiaries of Koch Industries, Inc., announces a new satellite Applications Center soon to open in Reno, NV. The announcement was made at the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) Investors Luncheon held today at the Peppermill Resort Casino and Spa.

Koch is a privately-held company headquartered in Wichita, Kansas with a presence in 60 countries […]