Entries by Josie

Much Ado About The Silver State

As Nevada continues its post-recession comeback, Northern Nevada sets its sights on establishing itself as a hub for business growth and entrepreneurship. As of late, the region has seen unprecedented growth in technology based industries such as Switch, EBay, Immy and Koch Business Solutions. The many advantages and new incentives for doing business in the […]

EB-5 Regional Center’s Granted a Stay

EB-5 Regional Center Program Extended Until September 30, 2016 House and Senate Leadership has recommended that the EB-5 Regional Center’s Program be extended until September 30, 2016. This new development allows for the program to continue without interruption or changes until the end of the third quarter of 2016. Referred to as a “clean extension,” […]

Resolution for 5 Day Funding Government to Include EB-5 Program

On December 11, 2015, the House passed a short-term funding bill to avoid another government shutdown. The bill allows for the EB-5 Program to continue until December 16th. Senate leaders have noted that they will not vote on a funding bill until the House does.  As a result, Congressional leaders will be facing a tight […]

Does the EB-5 Program Need a Facelift?

Things change. Times change. With all change comes uncertainty and angst. Such is it with the EB-5 Program approaching its “sunset” and looks to our country’s leaders to determine the program’s future. While many proposed details of the future structure of the program are unclear, it is certain that change will indeed happen. Since its […]

Nevada NewsMakers Interviews Lynn Beteag

On Tuesday, November 17, 2015, Lynn Beteag, Managing Director of the Nevada State EB-5 Regional Center, was interviewed by Sam Shad. Sam is a local TV personality who hosts Nevada NewsMakers, an informative show on issues effecting the Silver State. Lynn provided viewers with an overview of the EB-5 Program as well as the benefits […]

NVEB-5 Participates in the Northern Nevada Business Summit

In efforts to support area businesses, the Reno-Sparks-Northern Nevada Chamber of Commerce created a new annual event which provided attendees with an educational and informative conference addressing key employer and business issues. The event, titled the “Northern Nevada Business Summit” (NNBS), was held on November 5th, 2015 at the Nugget Resort in Sparks, Nevada. The […]

City Manager-Nick Marano Joins NVEB-5 Board of Directors

The Nevada State EB-5 (NVEB-5) Regional Center in Carson City announces Nick Marano as Member to the Board of Directors. Marano was elected to the position on July 30, 2015. To read the complete press release visit Carson Now.    Additionally, Marano mentors at the Adams Hub for Innovation and is a member of the Western […]

Helping Northern Nevada’s Infrastructure Keep Pace with Growth!

With Northern Nevada’s economy recovery and anticipated population growth, comes the need to ensure that Nevada’s infrastructure can keep pace. The costs associated with maintaining current roads, bridges etc. and public services can be daunting. The Nevada State EB-5 (NVEB-5) Regional Center can provide the supplemental capital tools needed to help the state meet its […]

US Chamber of Commerce in Support of EB-5 Program

Recently, the President and Chief Executive Officer of the US Chamber of Commerce, Thomas J. Donohue, wrote a compelling Op-Ed for The Hill in support of the EB-5 Program. EB-5 Insights website discussed Mr. Donohue’s article at length in a blog post on September 18th, 2015. See below. NVEB-5 Administrator, Lynn Beteag agrees with many of […]

The EB-5 Program: Something to Agree On

Access to various capital markets have the power to improve not only economic development but the quality of life for area residents. The EB-5 Program has been a powerful tool to new and existing ventures looking to expand. Communities across the US have experienced firsthand the benefits of the program and seen how the once […]