NCET Tech Wednesday – Peppermill Resort Spa Casino – June 10

Peppermill Casino Resort Spa

Reno’s Peppermill has assumed a leadership role in environmental stewardship efforts, as it is the only hotel in the nation to be heated completely by an on-site geothermal well. Attendees of NCET’s Tech Wednesday at Peppermill will be invited to to explore the property’s green, technologically advanced initiatives while learning about how and why the Peppermill has invested in making every facet of its operation more energy efficient and environmentally friendly.

National Clean Energy Summit focuses on innovation


The National Clean Energy Summit 8.0: Powering Progress will take place on August 24th, 2015, at the Mandalay Bay Resort Convention Center in Las Vegas. The eighth annual National Clean Energy Summit focuses on the importance of innovation, investment and strengthened collaboration to advance the growth of the clean energy economy.

“Shark Tank” continues nationwide search for Season 7


The producers of the ABC reality series “Shark Tank” are on a nationwide search to discover the next successful (and possibly wealthy) entrepreneurs, inventors, businesspersons, creators and innovators. In each episode, budding entrepreneurs are given the unprecedented chance to make their businesses grow immediately.

How to use Instagram, Vine and Pinterest for your business

Kate Sikora, Noble Studios

How can Instagram, Vine and Pinterest integrate visual into your social strategy? Whether you’re already using Instagram, Vine and Pinterest for your business or you are planning to build out your social strategy beyond Facebook and Twitter, here are some best practices to help guide you. We will explore the essential features you need to leverage each platform and boost your online social presence.

Healthcare technology company comes to Northern Nevada


The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) and Governor Brian Sandoval announced at a recent press conference that Grand Rounds, a company that improves healthcare by guiding patients to better physicians, is opening a new services and technology center in Reno. The company is expected to add up to 200 jobs to the region.

Holland & Hart launches free entrepreneur series


Holland & Hart, Nevada’s largest full-service law firm, will launch its inaugural six-part series called “Law on Tap” on May 27 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Holland & Hart offices in Reno. “Law on Tap” gives local entrepreneurs and small business owners the opportunity to learn from Holland & Hart attorneys how to navigate the fundamental legal and business issues of launching a new venture or taking the next step with an existing small business.