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East Coast auto parts retailer expanding to Reno, to fill 100 jobs

August 22, 2019

Rick Green, CEO of 1A Auto, announced this week the company has signed a 5-year lease at a new 150,000-square-foot fulfillment facility on Moya Boulevard in Reno. The online auto parts retailer plans to hire a minimum of 100 employees to execute customer orders for auto parts and same day shipping.

How to navigate the minefield of Nevada employment law

August 22, 2019

One of the most common pitfalls employers stumble on is failing to recognize the impact of their size on the employment law with which they must comply. For many federal and state employment laws, a business’ size matters.

SpineNevada to celebrate 15th anniversary Aug. 26

August 21, 2019

Dr. James Lynch and Joseph Olivarez, PA-C, were two of the first employees of the private practice, according to the release; Dr. Lynch and Olivarez still work together today, along with 140 other employees.

Reno’s MYNT Cannabis donates $11,000 to Operation Backpack

August 21, 2019

The annual fundraiser by Volunteers of America Northern California & Northern Nevada, which ran July 15 through August 2, provides thousands of backpacks, grade specific school supplies, and a variety of support services to homeless, at-risk and foster children from pre-school to high school levels throughout the Bay Area, Greater Sacramento Area and Reno regions.

Four tips to help entrepreneurs respond to negative online reviews

August 20, 2019

Word of mouth has long been key to small business success, and online reviews provide a new, relevant channel to do so. That said, while more respondents say online reviews are more helpful than not, there is also awareness of the damage a negative write-up can have.

EDAWN’s Arts & Business Luncheon to honor 10 winners Sept. 12

August 20, 2019

The luncheon and awards presentation will take place Sept. 12 at the Silver Legacy Resort from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 pm. The event is presented in partnership with the city of Reno, city of Sparks, Sierra Arts Foundation and University of Nevada, Reno College of Liberal Arts.

Reno Public Market: Full demolition will begin in October

August 19, 2019

Demolition will be completed in three phases: asbestos abatement, interior demolition and exterior demolition. The first two phases have already begun inside the 150,000-square-foot retail location formerly known as Shoppers Square; the first visual of outside demolition will be in early October on the northwest corner of the project.

Construction wraps on 271,000 sq. ft. Longley Commerce Center

August 19, 2019

The development offers flex units ranging from 8,400 sq. ft. up to 16,800 sq. ft. and bulk industrial units from 24,000 sq. ft. to 218,775 sq. ft. The project features 30-foot clear heights in all suites, ESFR sprinklers, LED lighting, and build-to-suit office space.

After 21 years, Montrêux pulls plug on Barracuda Championship

August 19, 2019

"We evaluated the financial impact on our Club, as well as the impact on our facilities, our members and Montrêux homeowners, and came to the conclusion that it was in our best interests not to enter into a new agreement to host the tournament," said Tim Slapnick, president of the Montrêux board.

$4.5M Nevada Historical Society building swap with UNR approved

August 19, 2019

In the trade, the state gets what used to be the Reno Gazette Journal building, now known as the Warren Nelson Building, at 401 W. Second St. in downtown Reno. The university wants the existing historical society building next to the Planetarium for office space and also gets two undeveloped parcels nearby that are next to university property.

Abbi Agency among 4 Reno businesses to make Inc. Magazine’s top-5,000 list

August 16, 2019

The agency celebrates its 10th anniversary in October, according to a press release, which notes that inclusion on top-5,000 list indicates that "The Abbi Agency is not only one of the fastest-growing companies in the nation, but also one of Nevada’s top privately-owned economic performers."