[Review] Beyond The Pale – The Story Of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

YoungUpstarts

But once in a while you do stumble upon a tale of an epic entrepreneurial struggle against all odds that revive your faith in the story of human resilience – “ Beyond the Pale: The Story of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co ” is one of those.

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Rackspace Plans $422 Million Data Center in Reno, Nevada

SiliconHills

San Antonio-based Rackspace plans a $422 million data center in the Reno Technology Park, according to an application with the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Its […] The post Rackspace Plans $422 Million Data Center in Reno, Nevada appeared first on SiliconHills. The company has pledged to create at least 50 jobs with an average annual wage of $29.75 in exchange for 20 year tax abatements, according to the application.

Nevada State creates license category for self-driving cars

The Equity Kicker

Cars are currently required by law to have a driver but Nevada has made the first step towards making them legal by creating a license category for driverless cars. As you may well have heard Google has been developing self-driving cars for some time now.

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Nothing permanent about Oracle-Rimini

deal architect

Judge Larry Hicks of the US District Court in the District of Nevada has had. I cannot believe I am writing about another legal matter this week. I wrote earlier this week about litigation cases involving Oracle, SAP and Workday. Enterprise Software (IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP

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Three Things to Consider Before Starting your Business in Another State

Up and Running

However there are reasons why tax havens like Nevada are not the state of formation for every single small business looking to save some money. So even if a company hopes to save money on taxes by filing paperwork in Nevada or Delaware, it will still have to pay a fee to qualify to do business in its home state.

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How to Minimize the Red Tape and Taxes of a Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

If you are certain that you are building a large national corporation with more than 100 investors, and multiple classes of stock, then you might as well start with a Delaware or Nevada C-Corp. A few states, like Delaware and Nevada, offer tax advantages to large companies.

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Two Entrepreneurs Turn Selling Men’s Leggings into a Global Business Success

Hearpreneur

The lightbulb moment was at Burning Man Festival in the Nevada Desert when Co-Founder Jordan Barnett noticed thousands of men all wearing ill-fitted women’s leggings. The Kapow brand was born at Burning Man in the Nevada desert with 35,000 men wearing ill-fitting women’s leggings because they couldn’t find cool ones for guys. Most people find men’s leggings to be controversial.

You Don’t Need Delaware to Start Your Company

Startup Professionals Musings

For example, if your business is likely to get venture capital soon, have a large number of shareholders, or you have a high probability of going public, it might still be a good idea to incorporate in Delaware or Nevada due to these two states more size-friendly laws.

Here are The Missing Positives of This Election

Both Sides of the Table

I am grateful for Mauricio Mota who with his wife is spending the election in Nevada helping drive voters to the polls. Brent Weinstein who is also going to Nevada to help canvass. It’s hard to feel any positives these days: We’re in the eye of the storm. We’re at peak anxiety.

Essential Business Facts You Need To Know When Expanding Into America

YoungUpstarts

These states include Nevada, Delaware and Wyoming, though there are many other US locations that are worthy of consideration too. According to the UNCTAD’s World Investment Trends Monitor , the USA is the world’s largest recipient of foreign direct investment.

10 Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs (2018)

crowdSPRING Blog

Tony Hsieh of Zappos appreciates the “ endless possibilities ” he has discovered in Nevada. He began a venture fund in 2012, VTF Capital , which invests in other businesses interested in joining the Nevada scene. Silicon Valley has dominated the U.S.

8 Reasons To Incorporate Your New Company Early

Startup Professionals Musings

An LLC will work just fine for this, but if you know enough to anticipate more than 100 investors or special classes of stock, I recommend incorporating as a Delaware or Nevada C-Corp or S-Corp.

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Episode 98: The Personality of Profitability with Vickie Musni

Mike Michalowicz

Vickie owns and operates a wedding video and entertainment company in Reno, Nevada. Vickie owns and operates a wedding video and entertainment company in Reno, Nevada. Also Available On. Show Summary. Today we learn about the power of personalities. Vicki Musni explains how understanding the personalities of yourself, your employees, and the people you sell to can dramatically increase your profitability.

Incorporating Your Small Business: Protect Yourself And Prosper

YoungUpstarts

Some people choose a state with more favorable case law or tax benefits, like Nevada, Wyoming or Delaware. His company, Laughlin Associates , is located in Reno, Nevada. by Aaron Young, CEO of Laughlin Associates.

Baby Boomer Retirement: Or Should I Start My Own Business?

YoungUpstarts

Nevada. Many of us spend a great deal of time worrying about money, and rightfully so. Have you noticed Americans are living longer than ever before? Financial planning for baby boomers has taken the spotlight, and as times become leaner, retirement issues have gained a new urgency.

Michigan Small Biz Giveaway … and Why Not Your State and Mine Too?

Up and Running

And I think I’ve heard of one in Nevada, but I didn’t find it at that site, which is the best I know for business plan competitions. I recently found out about this very interesting Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition. I wish we could do this in Oregon.

3 startups helping the medical industry go remote

The Startup Magazine

PrestoDoctor, operating exclusively in California and Nevada, aims to cut all of the previous mentioned steps out. With the internet integrally involved in nearly every aspects of our lives, it only follows that we are seeing a burgeoning online medical service industry.

Korean University at Consumer Electronics Show

Campus Entrepreneurship

A few of the featured include, Case Western University (with a heavy presence), the University of Nevada Las Vegas (the Shark and Guy Fieri?), While perusing through the Consumer Electronics Show website I noticed a University Innovations section for exhibitors, from there I found a list of featured innovators — assuming that means they paid extra for marketing dollars.

The Three Questions Every Start-Up Should Consider When Forming a New Business

Up and Running

Contrary to popular belief, it makes no sense to form the company in Nevada unless you are doing business there. We love the internet, but a 50-state-drop-down menu is not the way to select the best state for your new company.

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Join a conference simulcast near you

Startup Lessons Learned

Michigan: Detroit Van Buren Minnesota: Minneapolis Missouri: Kirksville Montana: Bozeman Helena Missoula Pablo Nebraska: Lincoln Omaha Nevada: Las Vegas, /usr/lib, 520 Fremont St Las Vegas, CHSI Technologies, 770 Pilot Rd. One of the most important things we do with The Lean Startup Conference is make a livestream of the plenary talks available for free to groups around the world, supporting entrepreneurship communities everywhere.

The Future of Transportation

Feld Thoughts

Nevada, Florida, and California have already legalized them, suggesting this may be less of an issue than anticipated. William Hertling is one of my favorite science fiction writers. If you are in the tech industry and haven’t read his books Avogadro Corp , A.I.

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Entrepreneurs are Everywhere Show No. 8: Phil Randazzo and Derek Andersen

Steve Blank

Phil also owns Nevada Benefits Corp; and is the co-founder of Drive Safe Mode , an app that prevents teens from texting while driving. Successful entrepreneurs show up a lot and make their own luck. And they are resilient – they’re able to bounce back after failure.

[Interview] Felena Hanson, Owner of Hera Hub, Biggest Female Coworking Company

YoungUpstarts

Right now we are focusing our efforts on California, Arizona, Texas, and Nevada. by Ashley Ward. Coworking spaces are popping up all over suburban cities like Los Angeles, New York and San Diego.

Whores, Vegetarianism, Moral High Ground & Capitalist Baggage

crowdSPRING Blog

Now – while people sometimes are confused about what we do at crowdSPRING (look to the right of this sentence for the explanation if you’re unsure), we’re pretty sure that few people mistake us for the Bunny Ranch in Nevada.

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Hello Whores

crowdSPRING Blog

Now – while people sometimes are confused about what we do at crowdSPRING (look to the right of this sentence for the explanation if you’re unsure), we’re pretty sure that few people mistake us for the Bunny Ranch in Nevada.

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10 Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs

crowdSPRING Blog

Tony Hsieh of Zappos appreciates the “ endless possibilities ” he has discovered in Nevada. He began a venture fund in 2012, VTF Capital , which invests in other businesses interested in joining the Nevada scene. Silicon Valley has dominated the U.S.

Live now: Pancake Labs founder answers questions via video. Get involved!

The Next Web

In 2012, Jim was named Technology Entrepreneur of the Year by the Nevada Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology, honored as a top 20 business leader under age 40 in Reno, Nev. Got a question for Jim? Use the chat feature below to get it answered live. Jim Belosic is the co-founder and CEO of Pancake Labs, a software company based in Reno, Nev.

4 Things You (and Every Small Business) Should Know About Taxes

Up and Running

QUESTION: “I live in CA and heard I can form an LLC or corp in Nevada where I wouldn’t be subjected to state tax is that correct?”

RegulatoryKings: Thoughts on the Duel Between Government and Fans

This is going to be BIG.

Nevada's recent requirement that DFS sites get a license to operate in their state is protectionism at its worst. Full disclosure: I'm an investor in a stealth daily fantasy sports company. Daily fantasy sports have exploded onto the scene in the last couple of years, and recent events have caused regulators to look at the area with increased scrutiny.

Strategy Roundtable For Entrepreneurs: Twitter, LinkedIn - Why Not Affiliates?

ReadWriteStart

Then Adam Lee from Incline, Nevada, presented a mobile app for snowboarders who want to wax their own snowboards. During today's roundtable, I opened with a question that was going to be a key topic of discussion at the end of the show: Why do large sites like Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.

Tomorrow on TNW: Your chance to ask Pancake Labs’ founder Jim Belosic your entrepreneurship questions

The Next Web

In 2012, Jim was named Technology Entrepreneur of the Year by the Nevada Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology, honored as a top 20 business leader under age 40 in Reno, Nev. Streaming live on The Next Web, Pancake Labs founder Jim Belosic will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m.

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Startup Strategy Roundtable: Top 10 Tech Trends To Watch

ReadWriteStart

Today, the company produces low carbon footprint fruits and vegetables and sells to distributors in California, Nevada and Arizona. We started this week's roundtable with a discussion of the top 10 tech trends to watch for the upcoming decade.

2013’s Top 10 Small Towns For Mobile Entrepreneurs

Mike Michalowicz

Laughlin, Nevada. There is no question that technology has given us the ability to get work done. You can work anywhere, any time. You can live in a tent in a cornfield in Kansas and do business.

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10 Incredible Rumored Research Projects Going On At Google X

YoungUpstarts

A new law in Nevada making driverless cars legal has prompted the lab to take things one step further and they are developing the cars for commercial use. What’s cooler than a top-secret, high-tech research facility? One that’s run by Google!

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6 Proven Tips for Successful Food Packaging

crowdSPRING Blog

We illustrated a great example of this in How To Make Your Craft Brewery Stand Out With Great Design : Tenaya Creek Brewery in Las Vegas, Nevada pulled imagery from their Native American heritage to differentiate between each brew.

10 Best Cities in the United States for Startups and Entrepreneurs

crowdSPRING Blog

Tony Hsieh of Zappos appreciates the “ endless possibilities ” he has discovered in Nevada. He began a venture fund in 2012, VTF Capital , which invests in other businesses interested in joining the Nevada scene. Silicon Valley has dominated the U.S.

Your city doesn’t have a startup community? Start one!

The Next Web

Rolling the Dice in Reno: The city of Reno, Nevada rolled the dice and showed their faith by calling on their entrepreneurs to rebrand the city. Editor’s note: This is a guest post by Aaron Pitman , an angel investor and founder and partner of RA Domain Capital.

Hamilton & Democracy 2016

thebarefootvc

Reports show that Clinton is ahead in early voting in Nevada and Florida, as Hispanics are turning up to the polls in record numbers to support her. Back in January I bought tickets to go see Hamilton on Broadway, purposefully the Friday before the Presidential election. I hoped we would be on the verge of electing our first female president. I thought going to see the show would be a tribute to how far our country has come.

Speed, Focus, Smart Insights: 5 Google Analytics Custom Reports FTW!

Occam's Razor

And, why not more from Nevada? Standard reports stink. Custom reports rock! If you are a regular reader of this blog, you are quite familiar with this sentiment. I've expressed it often. :). The primary reason is simple: You are unique. Your business is unique.

Get In on the Ground Floor with an Olympic Bid

Growthink Blog

Influential regional leaders, such as the Coalition’s Chair Nevada Lieutenant Governor Brian Krolicki and Squaw Valley Ski Corporation’s Nancy Cushing believe that Reno - Tahoe will once again successfully host the Olympics. 50 years ago, Squaw Valley, California played host to one of the most treasured and revered Olympic games in history Now, half a century later, the opportunity to craft another chapter in the region's rich Olympic heritage is upon us.

Publicity Stunts: When Good Ideas Go Bad

crowdSPRING Blog

Every so often a company gets a great idea about how they might garner so great free publicity. Perhaps some manager or marketing team thinks to themselves, “If we can only get some free press, we could be huge!”

Tesla Is Not A Car Company

Austin Startup

Tesla just announced that it has achieved $125/kWh at the Gigafactory 1 in Nevada. Tesla may be a car company today, but Tesla won’t be a car company in 15 years. Rather, Tesla will be a full stack, vertically integrated clean energy company.

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Get Your Money for Nothing and Your Bitcoins for Free

This is going to be BIG.

We''ve certainly witnessed recent real estate bubbles before--but they tend to be more pronounced in places like Nevada and Florida where there seems to be tons of land AND tons of excitement about that land. Land grab. That''s the term that Fred Ehrsam, founder of Bitcoin startup Coinbase, used to describe the current state of play in the Bitcoin ecosystem.