Venture Magazine

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Venture magazine is a place where students, community leaders and business owners can get connected to the entrepreneurial heartbeat of the region. At The College of Business, our students are preparing to become leaders within communities across the globe. Read about the business influences found on and off campus in our annual publication.


NV Energy exec leads the way with community involvement

Getting the pulse on every aspect of her company and community is a top priority for Mary Simmons, vice president for business development and community strategy for NV Energy, and has been throughout her career... Continue reading about Mary Simmons

College of Business graduate giving back to the university and community

You'd expect a basketball player for the University of Nevada, Reno team that made it all the way to NCAA Sweet 16 (2003-2004) would be brimming with confidence. But entering the business world, requires a whole different type of confidence... Continue reading about Garry Hill-Thomas and Kevinn Pinkey 

We want to feature your story!

We're looking to feature and promote the exciting business news coming from our University and our Great Basin community. If you have a story to share, we'd love to hear it! Send us a recap of your story information, and a member of our publishing team will follow up with your submission. We might feature it in the next issue of Venture Magazine! We are looking for a breadth of stories including, but not limited to, entrepreneurial efforts, community-impact projects, business development, and research. Thank you for your contribution to the business community of Northern Nevada.

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