A Southern Nevada economist touted Henderson for exceeding the region’s pay in its top 10 occupations and suggested more emphasis be placed on creating jobs in health care, management and business and financial operations.
John Restrepo, a principal at RCG Economics, said Southern Nevada shouldn’t try to be the next Silicon Valley or biotech leader like San Diego but instead play to its strengths. Restrepo appeared March 16 at the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s InSight 2018 at the M Resort.
Nick Wester is the owner of Findfakes.com, a startup which finds and moves counterfeit items being sold online. A typical day for the father of three used to include remotely managing the company’s six employees from his residence in Southern Nevada.
But that changed in February when the Henderson Chamber of Commerce launched its rental space program on Water Street.