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JULY 28 Issue - Vegas Business Digest Recap

Cliff Atkinson Named President of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

JULY 28 2023 / ISSUE NO. 82 / ARCHIVE

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200-Day Countdown Begins for Las Vegas Super Bowl LVIII

Allegiant Stadium 200-Day Countdown (Courtesy of Las Vegas Super Bowl Host Committee)

Today, the Las Vegas Super Bowl LVIII Host Committee celebrated the 200-day countdown to Super Bowl LVIII at Allegiant Stadium with the 200 local businesses from Business Connect program. The celebration was followed by the final pitch presentation of Raiders Den, a 7-day student entrepreneurship summer program for local high school students.

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Cliff Atkinson Named President of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

Cliff Atkinson (Courtesy of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas)

Virgin Hotels Las Vegas announced Cliff Atkinson president of the resort casino, effective July 31. Atkinson has nearly 30 years of experience in hospitality and has played a leading role in several high-profile hotels across the country including Luxor Hotel & Casino, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, and Gramercy Park Hotel.

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Gov. Lombardo Signs Legislation to Establish Office of Entrepreneurship

Governor Lombardo and stockholders (Courtesy of Governor's Office of Economic Development)

Governor Joe Lombardo signed AB77 to establish an Office of Entrepreneurship within the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED).

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PNC Chief Economist Gus Faucher: Economy Expands at Solid Pace in Q2 Thanks to Consumers, Business Investment

PNC Chief Economist Gus Faucher (Courtesy of PNC Bank)

This commentary is written by PNC Chief Economist Gus Faucher.

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Nevada to Receive $4 Million to Support and Expand Outdoor Recreation

Nevada outdoor recreation (Photo by joel protasio / Unsplash)

U.S. Senators Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) and Jacky Rosen (D-NV) announced $3,897,814 in federal funding from the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) to support and expand local outdoor recreation in Nevada.


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