Information and Trends for Northern Nevada Businesses
The Business Edge™ is NNDA’s annual series of 10 business briefings which provide information, issues and trends of interest to the northern Nevada business community. A combination of breakfasts and lunches, these monthly briefings are also opportunities to network with local business executives and management teams, elected and government officials, key workforce leaders, and important nonprofit organizations.
Annual Fundraiser Showcasing
Sierra Region Innovation & Success
The NNDA Pioneer Awards & Gala is the organization’s annual fundraiser to support its mission. During the gala, businesses and individuals whose outstanding contributions to the economic development of Nevada’s Sierra Region are recognized. The event also showcases the region’s innovations and success stories. Business leaders, elected and government officials, and community influencers attend this prestigious celebration.
Featuring a panel of mining industry experts from the Nevada Mining Association and more! This The Business Edge™ will dig deep into the economic impact of mining, what the future holds, and the challenges of the mining industry in Nevada.Find out more »
What does the future of manufacturing look like? Join us to learn firsthand from Dr. Emily Howarth, Electronics and Industrial Technologies Professor at Western Nevada College, about the impact of automation and industrial technology on manufacturing. She will explore the technologies currently available, how they are changing the way manufacturing is done, and how WNC […]Find out more »
Be safe. Be green. Ron Leiken, Director of Health, Safety, and Environmental Protection at Comstock Mining has thirty years of experience in environmental sustainability and health and safety management. His goal is to assist companies to be environmentally responsible, compliant, and to go beyond basic compliance to the company's benefit.Find out more »
Do you know the law? Do you know your employees’ rights? Featuring the Nevada Labor Commissioner, Shannon Chambers, this The Business Edge™ will address the changes in legislation from the 2019 legislative session and discuss important initiatives from the Office of the Labor Commissioner.Find out more »
Michael Brown, Executive Director of the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED), will provide an overview of the economic news of the state of Nevada. Rob Hooper, President & CEO of Northern Nevada Development Authority (NNDA), will be providing insight into economic news and topics for the Sierra Region.Find out more »