Kara Swisher in Downtown Las Vegas

The May 2014 Tech Cocktail Week is going to be a great week for downtown Las Vegas. On May 7th, Tech Cocktail Week: Sessions will feature Re/code’s Kara Swisher. “Kara Swisher is a veteran Silicon Valley journalist, before with All Things D and now with Recode,” said Justin Thorp,  VP of Marketing & Community Development … Continued

City of Las Vegas CrowdHall Event

There is an interesting locally-relevant CrowdHall event going on over the next week with the City of Las Vegas. The City is using VegasTechFund backed startup CrowdHall to get the community’s input on the issue of legalizing medical marijuana, which will be the first of a series of town halls they will do throughout the year. … Continued

Whole Systems Entrepreneurship in the Global Age

On April 25, 2014, Work In Progress will host a workshop titled Whole Systems Entrepreneurship in the Global Age presented by Jack Butler. He comes to downtown Las Vegas drawn by a strong interest in community development, entrepreneurship, and social change. “I am passionate about unleashing resources which allow us to fulfil our individual and … Continued

LV Hardware Startups Meetup presents /boot/hardware

/boot/hardware is a two day workshop for founders of hardware startups, presented by the LV Hardware Startups Meetup. This meetup group bringing together anyone who is interested in business and physical products and the purpose of the group is to build a hardware startup community in Las Vegas by forging connections and collaborations. The goal of … Continued

Mentor Office Hours with Fabian Geyrhalter

On April 11, 2014 from 2pm – 4pm, Work in Progress is facilitating Mentor Office Hours with Fabian Geyrhalter via Skype. Startups and entrepreneurs who are looking for help with brand positioning, brand strategy, and brand execution are invited to participate. Fabian Geyrhalter co-author of the #1 Amazon Bestseller ‘How to Launch a Brand’, Founder … Continued

Doing Business in Nevada – Rebel Business Network Luncheon

You’re invited to a special panel discussion and luncheon featuring top experts on Doing Business in Nevada hosted by the Innevation Center. This event will be Wednesday, May 14 , 2014 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. This event Moderated by Gina Bongiovi, Esq. ’01 ’07. Gina Bongiovi has been a long-time supporter of the tech community in Las Vegas, and … Continued

You’re Invited to Tech Cocktail Week April 2014

Tech Cocktail is a media company that does local startup news & events. The team’s goal is to coalesce, cover, and support the startup and entrepreneurial communities in every city across the world. The company is currently actively operating in 35 cities across the United States with our hubs being DC, Las Vegas, Chicago, and … Continued

Marrocco Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition 2014

Be there to hear the 2014 winner for the Marrocco Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition! The 2014 finalists for the competition are GovernSocial.com, ProStem Solutions, Skyworks Aerial Systems, Smart Start and Webraind Corp. “The Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition is a collaborative effort between education and industry to recognize and support the efforts of Southern Nevada entrepreneurs. Jointly run by the … Continued

Nominations Now Open for Tech Nevada Honors 2014

TBAN presents Tech Nevada Honors on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 1 OAK Nightclub in the Mirage. Tech Nevada Honors is an annual event designed to celebrate those individuals and their companies who have enhanced the growth and prestige of Nevada’s technology community. The Technology Business Alliance of Nevada is proactively fostering technology business growth in … Continued

Meet High Tech Companies at HiTech Vegas

Looking for a place to mix and mingle with high tech companies in Las Vegas? HiTech Vegas might be the perfect place for you! “HiTech Vegas is the meetup place for all the “Tech Entities” and high tech companies in Vegas,” says event organizer Lori Nguyen. “You can network with other tech professionals all in one … Continued