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Star of Las Vegas boom years launching new title company

If everything had gone to plan, Las Vegas would have dozens more condo and hotel towers than it does now. That was the vision of the bubble years last decade, and one of the biggest evangelists of the “Manhattanization” of Las Vegas was Richard Lee.

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Bypassing grocery stores, company delivers meat directly to consumers

You get an email telling you to meet a guy in a parking lot — he’s already got your money, so no need to get out of the car. Just exchange pleasantries and pop the trunk so he can load you up with boxes of meat.

Vegan eateries flourishing in Las Vegas Valley

The U.S. has long ranked among the top meat-eating countries in the world. But in recent years food trends have shifted toward more plant-based alternatives, and local entrepreneurs are noticing.

Las Vegas shop specializes in seasonal products

Husband and wife Dave Kimler and Beth Tom own Santa’s Wrap, a 4,600-square-foot home decor and giftshop with an emphasis on seasonal products.

Auto industry adapting to growth in women’s car-buying power

The majority of exhibitors and attendees at the Specialty Equipment Market Association trade show in Las Vegas were men, but the number of women on the show floor is increasing — a trend that the auto industry should be rooting for as women could be the market boost the industry needs.

Las Vegas Metro Chamber to honor local businesses

Mark Larkin was just out of high school in the summer of 1969 when his dad sent the family camping for a month in Big Sur, California. He didn’t know then that his father needed to be alone because he was fundamentally changing the family business.

 
Entrepreneurs turn arcade nostalgia into growing business in Las Vegas Valley

James Angelone and Laurence Galbraith share both an entrepreneurial spirit and a love of video games. The Florida natives run Superior Games & Vending, which provides arcade games for existing businesses and shares the revenues.

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