Leith Martin In The News

Profile: Leith Martin

June 12, 2020
The hospitality and tourism industries have clearly been hit hard by the Coronavirus crisis. There are questions about how hotels, restaurants, sports and entertainment venues and airlines will come back from the pandemic. The Lee Business School at UNLV wants to know what you think will be the new normal. The school is even offering a big prize for your help. A member of the business school joined us this morning to talk about the competition.
August 24, 2019
Kent Young started Spin Games in 2013. Since then, the Reno-based digital gaming company has expanded to New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Canada, the United Kingdom and Europe, and it is continuing to enter new markets.
September 17, 2018
Building a startup is no easy task. But the heads of Ross & Snow said Las Vegas’ downtown startup community has made all the difference.
August 17, 2018
When Gerald Meggett Jr. began searching for a new city to relocate his startup, Las Vegas seemed like the perfect fit.
May 25, 2018
Las Vegas’ burgeoning information technology industry is boosting the entire startup scene, according to a recent report.
May 21, 2018
Local experts say Las Vegas’ startup scene is well-positioned for what some researchers are calling a “new era of technology.”
September 21, 2017
Las Vegas-based data-center company Switch Ltd. is angling to go public. The company filed documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Sept. 8 for an initial public offering under the name Switch Inc.
May 11, 2017
A trio of UNLV student teams took home big prizes in a statewide entrepreneur competition recently. Student ideas on joint-pain relief, e-sports business and the hospitality industry netted a total of $55,000 in the Donald W. Reynolds Governor's Cup Collegiate Business Plan competition in Reno.