On Burgers, Business & Horses: Carson Valley A Return To CVI Owner Mike Pegram’s Roots

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 7 min read Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in September of 2016. MINDEN, Nev. — “Without community, you don’t have anything.” Mike Pegram let the statement sink in over the crowd assembled for the annual Critical Issues Conference, presented by the Business Council of Douglas County, at the Carson Valley Inn Thursday morning. “…And we have the greatest community in the … Continue reading On Burgers, Business & Horses: Carson Valley A Return To CVI Owner Mike Pegram’s Roots

To The Readers Of The Carson Valley Times … A Farewell Of Sorts

September will mark the close of a chapter both for myself and the Carson Valley Times. It has been my great honor to serve Carson Valley through this web site for the past four years and I have repeatedly been amazed and humbled at the way you have embraced this idea and continued to contribute to it. Whether with your photos, your news tips, your … Continue reading To The Readers Of The Carson Valley Times … A Farewell Of Sorts

Growing & Retaining Manufacturing Jobs In Nevada

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 3 min read With the Nevada manufacturing sector experiencing exceptional growth, it is also being hard hit with unprecedented workforce shortages and growth challenges. In an effort to address these issues and provide area businesses with insight into the future of manufacturing, the Nevada Economic Development Conference (NVEDC) will offer extensive sessions and speakers exploring manufacturing, workforce development, and … Continue reading Growing & Retaining Manufacturing Jobs In Nevada

Addressing Nevada Workforce Shortages – Tapping Into Foreign Talent

Courtesy of Nevada State EB-5 Regional Center · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — On July 27, Lynn Beteag, Managing Director, of Nevada State EB-5 Regional Center was a guest speaker to the Reno/Sparks Association of REALTORS. The topic of Beteag’s presentation “The EB-5 Program – Access to Capital through Foreign Investment” explored how local businesses benefit from foreign investment and foreign workforce talent. Based on … Continue reading Addressing Nevada Workforce Shortages – Tapping Into Foreign Talent

Robots & Artificial Intelligence Poised To Man 60 Percent Of Nevada Jobs By 2035?

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – In its ongoing campaign to educate and prepare Nevada businesses and community members on the rapidly changing economic environment within the Silver State, the Nevada Economic Development Conference (NVEDC) scheduled for Sept. 11-13 will highlight a discussion into the future of job loss due to technological advances and automation. Dr. Johannes Moenius … Continue reading Robots & Artificial Intelligence Poised To Man 60 Percent Of Nevada Jobs By 2035?

Weststates Property Management Company Conducts Annual Company Meeting

Courtesy of Weststates Property · 1 min read ELKO, Nev. — Weststates Property Management Company, headquartered in Elko, held their two-day annual company meeting at the Convention Center July 26-27th. More than 80 Managers and Maintenance Technicians from the 60-plus managed properties across the state, as well as corporate staff enjoyed networking and hearing presentations from HD Supply, the Elko Fire Department, and Bob Hall at … Continue reading Weststates Property Management Company Conducts Annual Company Meeting