Special Luncheon: Doing Business in Nevada
Alumni News Center | April 2, 2014
Seating is limited. Pre-registration required. No on-site registration will be available.
You’re invited to a special panel discussion and luncheon featuring top experts on Doing Business in Nevada at the InNEVation Center.
Moderated by Gina Bongiovi, Esq. '01 '07, speakers include:
- Mary McElhone, City of Las Vegas Business Licensing
- Jacqueline Holloway, Clark County Business License
- Adam Kramer, InNEVation and Nevada Board at Switch
- Robert Lang, Brookings Mountain West
Topics covered include:
- What makes Nevada a great place to locate a business?
- What legal developments are on the horizon to keep it that way?
- What changes are being made in Nevada to protect businesses?
- Is Nevada just as desirable as Delaware for incorporation?
- What kind of support can Nevada businesses expect from state and local government offices?
- And much more…
Wednesday, May 14
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
6795 Edmond St., Las Vegas, NV 89118 | Map
Seating limited to 100 attendees – register in advance to guarantee seating. No on-site registration will be available.
$30 UNLVIP members, before May 6 - register
$40 General admission, before May 6 - register
On May 7, registration rates go to $45 for UNLVIP members and $50 for general alumni and non-members. Registration fee includes luncheon.
About Our Moderator
Gina Bongiovi, Esq. '01 '07 earned an undergraduate degree in marketing and business law from UNLV. She was one of the first students to earn a dual MBA/Juris Doctorate from the UNLV Lee Business School and Boyd School of Law. Her practice is dedicated to serving small businesses with all facets of business ownership.
About Our Speakers
Mary McElhone is the business licensing manager for the City of Las Vegas. She supervises general business licensing, regulated and privilege licenses (liquor and gaming), field enforcement, revenue account audits, billing and renewal, and commercial property compliance.
Jacqueline Holloway is the director of business licensing for Clark County Nevada. She is responsible for the issuance and regulation of liquor, gaming, and all other business licenses in unincorporated Clark County, which include the Las Vegas Strip. She is also responsible for film and special event permits, business development, investigations, compliance, and code enforcement.
Adam Kramer is the vice president of InNEVation and chief of staff for the Nevada Board at Switch SUPERNAP. Previously, Kramer was the director of entrepreneurship and Vegas young professionals at the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce. His startup - Coupla.co - won third place at Startup Weekend Las Vegas in 2013.
Robert Lang, PhD is the UNLV director of Brookings Mountain West and a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. He is also the executive director of The Lincy Institute at UNLV, a professor in the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs, and a fellow of the Urban Land Institute. Lang is a nationally recognized authority on urban growth, economic development, and population dynamics, including the interplay between politics and growth in the American West.
Sponsored in part by:
Rebel Business Network
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- Apr. 23 - UNLV's Internship & Summer Job Fair
- May 14 - Luncheon at InNEVation Center
- Jun. 4 - Mixer at PhilaVilla
- Jun. 11 - Business by the Book Workshop
- Nov. 18 - Luncheon: Jeremy Aguero at TPC Summerlin
Arts & Entertainment
- May 1 - UNLV Alumni Night at the Las Vegas 51s
- May 8 - Dinner Theatre: Grease
- Jun. TBD - Wine & Canvas
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