Latest Nevada Development Authority Stories

2011-03-11 13:13:00

LAS VEGAS, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Known for its attention-grabbing ad campaigns in Southern California and New Jersey, the Nevada Development Authority is now targeting business owners in Chicago, inviting them to make a move to the Silver State. In response to significant income and corporate tax increases in Illinois, the Las Vegas-based economic diversification agency launched ads on Chicago television stations, prompting executives to consider Nevada's two favorable climates:...

2011-02-01 04:04:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI) (www.cordblood-america.com) has announced that Cord Blood America's CEO and Co-Founder Matthew Schissler has been named chairman of the Biotech Committee for the Nevada Development Authority. The Biotech Committee is charged with developing programs and initiatives to help attract new biotech businesses to Southern Nevada and help existing biotech companies expand in the area. "I am honored to be...

2011-01-20 17:40:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nevada Development Authority is at it again in an attempt to lure businesses to Southern Nevada and take advantage of the state's prime business climate. This time, the NDA is placing a series of testimonial ads in media outlets and has also created an eye-catching message on a 380-square-foot billboard in Los Angeles. Reading, "Congratulations Governor Brown! It's deja vu all over again." in black and yellow, the sign and its bold message are...

2010-06-09 08:20:00

LAS VEGAS, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBAI) (www.cordblood-america.com) co-founder and CEO Matthew Schissler speaks today at a joint media event of the Nevada Development Authority and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority about the economic advantages for Cord Blood America to move from Southern California to Nevada. The event, which features the top leaders of the Development Authority, the Convention and Visitors Authority,...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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