Monthly Archives: February 2018

Las Vegas airport passenger traffic up 2.7 percent in January

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 28, 2018
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McCarran International Airport saw 3.77 million passengers pass through its gates in January, a 2.7 percent increase from January 2017, the Clark County ...

Las Vegas among first getting T-Mobile 5G smartphone service

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 27, 2018
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Las Vegas will be one of the first cities in the U.S. to get T-Mobile’s 5G smartphone service, the company announced today. Las Vegas joins New York, Los Angeles and ...

To see what drives a tech company, look who has a desk near the boss

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 27, 2018
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If you want to understand the priorities of a technology company, first look at the seating chart ...

The List: Manufacturers, Feb. 26, 2018

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 26, 2018
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Find out about manufacturers. This week, we rank them by permanent local employees as of Feb. 16

The Notes: Feb. 26-March 3

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 26, 2018
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In the Notes: Henderson Chamber of Commerce, John O’Rourke, Baby’s Bounty, Raymond Green, Beverly Eickmeyer, Colby Balkenbush and more ...

Women of color are starting businesses at ‘record rates’

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 26, 2018
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Tanitsha Bridgers tells people there are two reasons someone might start a business. “It’s either out of a need they see and a void that needs to be filled or out of frustration.” She started Mobile Mental Health Support Services because she saw people who wanted access to mental health care yet obstacles prevented them from getting it.

40 Under 40 Alumni: Arash Ghafoori and Danielle Bisterfeldt

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 26, 2018
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Arash Ghafoori and Danielle Bisterfeldt are former honorees of VEGAS INC's 40 Under 40 awards. We caught up with them ...

Local advocates for the homeless have big hopes for tiny homes

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 26, 2018
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Despite their small size, tiny homes could play a big role in providing shelter for the homeless, advocates say. Veterans Village is exploring the feasibility of tiny homes for those in need with ...

New concept in real estate can serve homeowners’ wanderlust

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on February 26, 2018
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A new real estate firm, which moved into the Southern Nevada market last year, aims to streamline the home-buying and home-selling business.

Sign of the Times: New Office Space Created in Retail’s Tumult

Posted by WSJ on February 25, 2018
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Normandy Real Estate Partners’ $133 million deal for the upper portion of ABC Carpet’s flagship store is an example of office space edging into territory that once was retail’s domain.