Michael J. Bonner is a member of the executive committee of the gaming law section of the State Bar of Nevada, the executive committee and board of trustees of the Nevada Development Authority, and is Past Chairman of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees. Bonner is routinely listed as one of the “Leading Individual” Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions attorneys in Nevada and was recognized in September 2009 as one of the top lawyers in Nevada in the Legal Elite edition of Nevada Business Magazine.
Jaime Cruz serves as Executive Director of Workforce Connections, Southern Nevada’s Local Workforce Development Board. Under his leadership, Workforce Connections has been recognized nationally for innovative partnerships and programs that help connect employers to a ready workforce. Cruz understands the barriers many face trying to improve their careers. As a young man, he worked as a dishwasher after immigrating from Peru despite his degree in Mechanical Engineering. Cruz worked his way back to the engineering field, holding executive roles in the hospitality industry before transitioning to the public sector.
Vandana Bhalla is the Corporate Broker of Signature Real Estate Group, Permitted Property Manager, Business Broker, and real estate coach. She has been in the real estate industry for over 19 years. Bhalla specializes in all aspects of real estate including luxury properties, high-rise properties, HUD Homes, short sales, REOs, commercial real estate, property management, and multifamily properties She is committed to providing her agents with efficient systems, leadership, training, and fostering a high-energy motivational atmosphere. She graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Masters in Education and is a Leadership Las Vegas Alumna, Class of 2017.
Larry has been the VP & GM in Las Vegas for Sinclair Broadcast Group since 2018. Prior to that he was GM for SBG in Milwaukee, WI. Larry started his career in New York as an account executive for TeleRep, Inc a subsidiary of COX Broadcasting. He had several manager positions leading up to President of MMT Sales from 2000-2009.