Monthly network breakfast to highlight Southern Nevada Strong project June 18
HENDERSON, Nev. – Henderson City Councilwoman Debra March, chair of the Southern Nevada Strong Consortium Committee, will be the guest speaker during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s monthly network breakfast held from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, at the Wildhorse Golf Course – located at 2100 W. Warm Springs Road in Henderson.
During the breakfast, March will discuss the Southern Nevada Strong project, its mission and vision and how the public can get involved. The project is meant to help the community and the Southern Nevada region improve their economic competitiveness by better integrating housing with good jobs and transportation.
Cooper impacted Henderson economic development through his career and his Henderson Chamber volunteer work
HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will lose a champion in Bob Cooper, economic development/redevelopment manager for the city of Henderson, when he officially retires Thursday, June 20, from his position at the city, as well as his positions at the chamber.
With more than 39 years of experience in economic development, specializing in business recruitment, local expansions, retention and business creation strategies, Cooper greatly influenced the success of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce. Since joining the city in 1999, Cooper’s thumbprint has been on many colleges and universities that made Henderson their homes. Roseman University of Health Sciences, National University and Touro University all made their addresses in Henderson as a result of Cooper’s involvement, said Rick Smith, chairman of the Henderson Chamber’s executive board and its Chamber Foundation board.
Vince Alberta to discuss ‘Las Vegas: What’s Next?’ at event May 21
HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host a network breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, at the Wildhorse Golf Course – located at 2100 W. Warm Springs Road in Henderson.
The breakfast event will feature Vince Alberta, vice president of public affairs for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, who will present an update on the local tourism industry and what the success of the industry means for Southern Nevada residents. The discussion also will touch upon the future of the industry, its plans for success, including billions of dollars in investments by the resort companies, the Las Vegas Global Business District and the newest advertising and promotional efforts by the LVCVA.