Author: Pomai Weall

Author: Pomai Weall

Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Las Vegas News

Interstate 11 a top priority at Vegas Chamber’s virtual DC Fly-in

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- The completion of Interstate 11 is once again a top priority at the Vegas Chamber’s virtual DC Fly-in. “Completing I-11 will add billions of dollars to our economy, better connecting Las Vegas to routes of trade…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Las Vegas News

Vegas Chamber Issues Statement Regarding Racist Damage at Construction Site

Today, Tom Burns, Vegas Chamber chairman, and Mary Beth Sewald, president and CEO, issued the following statement regarding the racist damage that was found at the construction site of the Las Vegas Convention Center: "Actions of racism and hatred go…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Las Vegas News

Vegas Chamber Programs to Help Businesses

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Nevada has one of the highest unemployment rates in the nation right now. With so many people out of work, the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce is stepping in with several programs to keep businesses afloat…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Las Vegas News

Annual Trip to Washington Keeps Nevada in the Loop

By Mary Beth Sewald As he does every August, Brian Greenspun is turning over his Where I Stand column to others. Today’s guest is Mary Beth Sewald, president and CEO of the Vegas Chamber. Click here to view the article…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Military Affairs Committee

Military Affairs Committee – MAC Champion

By Betty Boyd, Military Affairs Committee Our first MAC Champion is Gary Baillargeon, who currently works for Travelers Insurance. Gary moved to the Las Vegas area in January 2019 and wanted to be involved in the community as quickly as…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Military Affairs Committee

Military Affairs Committee – Veterans Corner: Munitions Flight Commander Elizabeth Kueker

By Betty Boyd, Military Affairs Committee In our Veterans Corner interview, we like to introduce Elizabeth Kueker, a Munitions Flight Commander out of Creech AFB. She has been with the Air Force for three years. One of Elizabeth’s greatest influences…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Military Affairs Committee

Military Affairs Committee – MAC Night Out

By Betty Boyd, Military Affairs Committee JD Daniels who is the Committee Chair for the Military Affairs (MAC), wanted to find a way to give back to active duty members. So in 2017, while visiting his brother in Oregon, he…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Military Affairs Committee

Military Affairs Committee – Check-In with Brigadier General Novotny

By Betty Boyd and Chris Crooks, Military Affairs Committee It is with great pleasure that the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce honors Brigadier General Robert Novotny for his almost twenty-nine years of service in the Air Force as well as…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Military Affairs Committee

Military Affairs Committee – Falls Church, Va., April 27, 2020

COVID-19 cannot stop the dedicated Airmen who fly remotely piloted aircraft in support of global operations. RPA crews at the 22nd Attack Squadron, part of the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing, Creech Air Force Base, have devised alternative procedures to…

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Chamber Collective / Chamber News / Military Affairs Committee

Military Affairs Committee – The Chapel Corps and Resilience

By Senior Airman Jeremy Wentworth, Military Affairs Committee From the COVID-19 pandemic to protests spanning across the nation, the year 2020 has been a whirlwind. This can be a stressful time for anyone, and this added stress brings about questions…

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