Category Archives: Downtown Reno

EPIC Report — updated with latest actual numbers

The EPIC (Economic Planning Indicators Committee) Report has been updated with the most recent census numbers with seasonal adjustments. [Source: RCG Economics] The purpose of the EPIC study is to forecast how many jobs and residents will potentially be located … Continue reading

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The New Nevada video

I originally posted this video showcasing a few of the many companies moving to Reno, and some of great things in store for Reno’s future last December. It’s a cool video and worthy of a replay. So for your Friday … Continue reading

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The New Nevada

The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) has announced the launch of a new video showcasing The New Nevada and why more and more businesses are moving to Northern Nevada. Featured are Switch (data center), Clear Capital (software analytics) … Continue reading

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Over 3,000 new quality jobs being added to our region

Last night I attended EDAWN’s “New and Expanded Company Welcome Reception”. The event recognized 33 companies that have relocated to the Reno-Sparks area in the past year, as well as existing local companies that expanded their workforce in 2015. In … Continue reading

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The EPIC Report: forecasts and actual numbers

The EPIC Report is a study by the Economic Planning Indicators Committee to forecast Northern Nevada’s employment, population, households & associated tax revenues to the year 2020. You may read more about the EPIC Report methodology, areas and projections here. … Continue reading

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Uber has now been approved to operate in Nevada

Breaking from the Uber newsroom: You asked for it and we are coming to you, Reno! After seeing thousands of people open the Uber app, we are excited to make the Biggest Little announcement: we’ve arrived in Reno. See Uber’s … Continue reading

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It’s been a busy week for EDAWN

Wow, lots of press releases coming out of about EDAWN (Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada) recently. Here are some of the recent ones [click on the links to be redirected to the EDAWN site]… RENO, Nev. (Aug. 13, 2015) … Continue reading

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Biggest Little Silicon Valley

Last week the Reno Gazette-Journal ran an opinion piece on Reno’s expanding technology economy. See the RGJ piece here: Reno: Silicon Valley without the sky-high rent In the piece the writer points out Reno’s: nationally-ranked university technical schools and community … Continue reading

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