4,500 Faraday Future jobs rolling into Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Electric car maker Faraday Future will establish its manufacturing near Las Vegas. The company is investing $1 billion in the facility, which will create 4,500 jobs. The new Faraday facility will be erected on 600 acres at the Apex In ...


Las Vegas entrepreneurs droning on and on

LAS VEGAS — Drones Plus launched online in 2013 and opened its first retail store last June. Las Vegas entrepreneurs Mike Thorpe and Marcus Mizzi have opened 15 stores across North America catering to hobbyists and commercial applications alike. The com ...

Gift Giving Changes with ItsOnMe

LAS VEGAS — ItsOnMe, an app that allows users to send gift cards and give goods and services from a local community without being there, launched more than two years ago and has transferred nearly 300,000 gifts to date. The brainchild of CEO and Las Veg ...

Nothing Bundt growth for these Las Vegas ladies

LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas locals Dena Tripp and Debbie Shwetz combined recipes and friendship to build a business in 1997 and are still baking up ideas for expansion and franchise opportunities. Nothing Bundt Cakes opened its first storefront on Sarah Avenu ...

Goodwill of Southern Nevada expands

LAS VEGAS — Last week, Goodwill opened a new retail store and drive-thru donation center at 2509 E. Lake Mead Blvd., creating more than 40 new jobs within the retail and operations departments of Goodwill of Southern Nevada. The new 17,000-square-foot f ...

Las Vegas and Reno to compete in InnovateHER

LAS VEGAS — The nationwide competition for companies looking to enhance the lives of women and their families through the innovation of goods and services is coming to Nevada. The local competitions kick off this month. The Las Vegas competition is acce ...

Get Me hiring Go-Getters in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Another Southern Nevada ride-hailing company, Get Me, is set to take off with a launch date of Nov. 12. The startup and newest addition to the growing service industry plans to shuttle meals, groceries, medicines and other packages – in ad ...

Nevada unemployment rate continues to fall

LAS VEGAS – September unemployment figures were released by the state Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation last week. The jobless rate fell to a seven-year low, down 0.6 percent from September 2014 and the lowest realized since July 200 ...