Nutrition for the Smallest of Humans

Nutrition for the Smallest of Humans

By Gael Hees, special to bizNEVADA Elena Medo is the CEO of Medolac, a public benefit company dedicated to improving preterm infant survival rates by providing safe, storable human breast milk. She started learning about the many health challenges facing preterm infants while teaching hospital staff members to use her patented double-breast milk pumping system.…

Nevadan’s Score with Business Startup Advice from SCORE

Nevadan’s Score with Business Startup Advice from SCORE

Special to bizNEVADA Originally an acronym for Service Corps of Retired Executives, SCORE was founded in 1964 to provide free and confidential business mentoring services to prospective and established small business owners in the United States. Nationwide, SCORE has more than 13,000 active and retired business professional who volunteer their time and expertise. In 2016,…

Nevada’s Business Community Comes Together to (BE) Engaged

Nevada’s Business Community Comes Together to (BE) Engaged

By: Mitch Truswell, Special to bizNEVADA Photo: John Guedry, CEO Bank of Nevada (Tonya Harvey) For many years in Nevada, the business community and the public education system often operated in their separate and independent worlds. However, both communities would mutually benefit if they understood more about each other and what each is trying to…

Ronald MacDonald House

Twenty Years of Togetherness

 by Craig A. Ruark Families are stronger when they are together, and their presence helps a sick child cope better. Research even proves that while we cannot make medicine taste better or take away painful treatment, we can help lessen the burden and ensure families have the stability and resources to support their child’s recovery.…

United Way, A Day of Caring

A Day of Caring

  Special to bizNEVADA   Over 2,000 volunteers are coming together to put their passion and skills to work on October 5, 2018. United Way of Southern Nevada’s Day of Caring celebrates the spirit and value of volunteering and encourages residents to get out and change lives in their communities.   The experience of joining…