In The News: Office of Economic Development

Global University Venturing
March 27, 2019

Perspectives on sustainability and wellbeing are changing in response to health and environmental challenges, offering an opportunity to university-linked businesses.

Las Vegas Review Journal
March 18, 2019

 

When Anthony Rufo began preparations to launch his digital companion company HAPPIE Home — a device for caregivers that’s similar to voice assistants like Google Home — he decided Las Vegas would be the perfect location.

 

Las Vegas Sun
January 14, 2019

At the Sands Expo and Convention Center, among hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of CES tech show attendees from around the world, one booth was distinctly Las Vegas. UNLV has been exhibiting at the annual tech show since 2014.

Macau Times
September 24, 2018

Nearly 100 Sands China team members attended the company’s annual Advanced Responsible Gaming Ambassador training program on Thursday and Friday at Conrad Macao, Cotai Central. This program was organized for team members to become responsible gaming ambassadors with enhanced knowledge of gambling problems and awareness of the importance of responsible gaming.

The Venetian Macao
September 21, 2018

A group of nearly 100 Sands China team members attended the company’s annual advanced responsible gaming training programme Thursday and Friday at Conrad Macao, Cotai Central, becoming Responsible Gaming Ambassadors with enhanced knowledge of problem gambling and awareness of the importance of responsible gaming. It is the sixth consecutive year that Sands China Ltd. has offered the advanced training, which supplements the company-wide responsible gaming training received by each of Sands China’s more than 28,000 team members.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 17, 2018

When Gerald Meggett Jr. began searching for a new city to relocate his startup, Las Vegas seemed like the perfect fit.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 17, 2018

When Gerald Meggett Jr. began searching for a new city to relocate his startup, Las Vegas seemed like the perfect fit.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 2, 2018

One of the most common challenges for entrepreneurs is figuring out the first steps to start a business.

Transport Topics
July 25, 2018

University of Nevada-Las Vegas is joining a German research company to develop an autonomous delivery truck, the university announced July 23.

Las Vegas Sun
July 25, 2018

UNLV is joining a German research company to develop an autonomous delivery truck, the university announced on Monday.

GovTech
July 25, 2018

University of Nevada, Las Vegas is joining a German research company to develop an autonomous delivery truck, the university announced on Monday.

Cision
March 5, 2018

In recognition of "Problem Gambling Awareness Month", Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) is holding Responsible Gaming Ambassador trainings in Las Vegas March 6-8 that will train more than 80 Team Members on the front lines to identify problem behavior and get help to compulsive gamblers.