Business Press Highlights
SolarCity sees bright, clean future in Las Vegas

When the founders of Solar City decided to enter the Southern Nevada market, they grabbed an incentive plan that came with some strings -- including a promise to create 200 jobs. Just a few months later, they've already created more than 900 jobs and are eager to add more as they continue to grow.

Wells Fargo’s Unger sees increased financing

The secret is out: Banks are lending again.

Confidence has been restored in the past two years in the areas of buying businesses and real estate, expanding existing businesses and establishing startups, said Wells Fargo Vice President Business Development Officer Roger Unger, who cites the economy as the main driver.

Valley Realtor is first Nevada woman named to key post

A local Realtor has taken a high-profile national position.

Linda Rheinberger of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices-Nevada was installed Nov. 11 at a national convention in New Orleans as vice president of the Rocky Mountain Region of the National Association of Realtors. As part of the volunteer post, Rheinberger will also serve on the national group’s board of directors.

To win locals’ hearts, Boyd renews appeal to stomachs

Boyd Gaming Corp. plans to revamp its restaurant offerings throughout its locals-oriented properties.

The company began the effort recently at the Suncoast by opening The Game, a sports bar and grill near the property’s race and sports book.

New Nevada bank association chief has eye on future

Phyllis Gurgevich has only been president and CEO of the Nevada Bankers Association for four months, but said she understands “the challenges and opportunities that lie before us.” She is moving the association to rebrand its website, launch a social media presence and expand its educational offerings and community relationships.
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