Reforma named Salvador Avila, branch manager of Las Vegas-Clark County Library District’s Enterprise Library, the recipient of The Dr. Arnulfo D. Trejo Librarian of the Year award. The award recognizes early to midcareer library professionals who have promoted and advocated services to the Spanish-speaking and Latino communities.
Ivory Star Productions, a theatrical production company specializing in Las Vegas entertainment, national touring shows and events, hired Renee Guglielmetti to handle sales, marketing and public relations for the company’s clients.
City National Bank named Robert Newman relationship manager for its Tropicana branch in eastern Las Vegas. Newman, who joins City National from Bank of the West, has 12 years of banking industry experience.
Ultimate Gaming, operator of Ultimate Poker and Ultimate Casino, named Todd Kobrin chief marketing officer. He brings more than 18 years of online gaming and sports marketing experience to Ultimate Gaming.
Seven attorneys from Lionel Sawyer &Collins’ Las Vegas office have been named as Southern Nevada “Legal Elite” by Nevada Business Magazine. Attorneys recognized include:
Samuel Lionel, business litigation
Doreen Spears Hartwell, litigation
Jennifer Robert, gaming law, administrative law, licensing and land use and zoning
Mark Clayton, gaming law
Pearl Gallagher, business law and real estate
Robert Hernquist, litigation
Kendal Davis, bankruptcy, probate, guardianship and family law
Ballard Spahr has three attorneys in their Las Vegas office that were named among the Ballard Spahr 94 leading attorneys and 24 leading practices listed in this year’s Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business rankings. The attorneys are:
Business and Finance
Bill Curran, gaming and licensing
Robert C. Kim, corporate/commercial
Stanley W. Parry, litigation: general commercial
Bill Curran, real estate: zoning and land use
The Las Vegas Philharmonic named Amy Wiles vice president of development. She will lead the organization’s fundraising efforts. Most recently, Wiles served as development director for The Alexander Dawson School in Summerlin, leading the school’s advancement efforts since 2008.
Complete Association Management Co. LLC named Randy Watkins chief executive officer. He brings more than 30 years of executive management experience, including the last 16 years in the community management industry.