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.


Economic Roundup – TBD

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.

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Pioneer Awards – Spring 2021

Annual Fundraiser Showcasing Sierra Region Businesses​

Nominations Open June 2019​

Nov 7, 2019 – Reno – 5:30 pm

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Casino Fandango, 5554, 3800 S Carson St
Carson City, NV 89701 United States
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Contact for more information:

Lynn O’Mara, MBA

Director of Communications

+1 (775) 624-3963

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