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Diversifying Nevada’s Economy Might Take The Work Of Angels

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Angels Investing in Nevada Startups

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Diversifying Nevada’s Economy by Fostering Angel Investment

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Co-founder Jeff Saling appears on the Earned Media Podcast with digital marketing consultant Eric Schwartzman


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Conference organizers focus on need for more angel investors in the Valley

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Startups Raise Big Bucks at Las Vegas Angel Conference

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Companies get funding at StartUpNV conference

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6 Startups Pitch at Las Vegas conference

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Conference links start up companies with investors

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Co-Founder Jeff Saling “Wake-Up with the CW” with Krystal Allen on KSNV Channel 3.

StartUpNV: 2019 Service Org of the Year

StartUpNV wins NCET and EDAWN award for Entrepreneur Service Organization of the year (2019).  See the founder thank you video (1:40)

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StartUpNV cited as helpful in the Las Vegas startup ecosystem.  Read more in the Las Vegas Review Journal story by Jeremy Aguero, Principal at  Applied Analysis and Nevada State Bank

Co-Founders Eric Madison and Jeff Saling “Face the State” with Arianna Bennett on KTVN Channel 2.

Co-Founder Jeff Saling appears on The Jon Sanchez Show on 2/7. Tune in to KKOH AM780 – or click the show logo – at 5pm on Wednesday to listen live.  Jon and Jeff will be talking about our local startup community – and funding for startups.

ZZemScrew Founder, Dean Dougherty appeared on KTVN on Jan-4, 2018. Click to see the news report about preventing home burglaries with our member’s product.

Co-Founder Jeff Saling appeared on KKOH on 11/15. Click the picture to listen. Jeff”s part starts halfway through the broadcast.

Co-Founder, Jeff Saling appears on the Jon Sanchez show on KKOH on 9/13/17.  Click KKOH to listen.

StartUps Raise Big Bucks

  Startups raise big bucks during Las Vegas angel investor conference Half the companies participating in a “Shark Tank”-like pitch session walked away with cash during the Southern Nevada Angel Conference, sponsored

StartUpNV Elko Event

  Register Here for Free Tickets Through partnerships with existing resources such as Great Basin College, StartUpNV, EDAWN, UNR, NNRDA, Audacity Fund, GOED, the Nevada Small Business Development Center, and Nevada Cooperative

StartUps Raise Capital

  5 Nevada StartUps raised $1.25 Million in angel and start-up capital at the Southern Nevada Angel Conference at Las Vegas City Hall on October 10, 2019.  Check out the full story

Stephen Key “Licensing Your IP”

Join us October 9, 2019 for our Special Guest Speaker, Stephen Key at Lunch n Learn Reno. Come to lunch at noon and then hear Stephen’s 10 Steps for Licensing Your Intellectual

Lunch n Learn Reno with Alice Heiman

Trade Show Strategies for Strategies For Startups with Cofounder of TradeShow Makeover, Alice Heiman Are you participating in trade shows to generate leads for your startup? Or are you thinking about whether

Vegas Angel Workshop & PitchFest

  PitchFest Las Vegas | May 2019 PitchFest May 2019 was awesome! 5 Founders pitched their companies to an audience of angels and investors at AFWERX in Las Vegas. When does it