Winners Announced at the 9th Annual EDAWN Existing Industry Awards Event
RENO, Nev. (October 21, 2021) – The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada ( EDAWN ), dignitaries, community guests and Title Sponsor, NOW Foods, celebrated the success and contributions of existing primary companies in the Greater Reno-Sparks area at the 9th Annual Existing Industry Awards Event held at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa.
47 companies from Washoe County, Storey County, Reno, Sparks, and Fernley, as well as local nonprofits, were recognized for their valuable contributions.
CEO Michael Bumann was recognized for his community contribution supporting disabled veterans and adaptive athletes utilizing his Firefighting and EMT skill set.
2021 EDAWN Existing Industry Awards
Congratulations to The Winners
Corporate Citizen – Small
Red Dot Management, LLC
Corporate Citizen – Large
Small But Mighty
Leader in Sustainability
Engagement with Education-Small
Engagement with Education-Large
Community Foundation of Northern Nevada
Company of the Year-Small
Tahoe Trail Bar
Company of the Year-Large
“The existing primary companies in Northern Nevada make up the backbone of our regional economy. They are responsible for approximately 50% of our jobs. This event provides an opportunity to the community to thank these companies and let them know we truly appreciate their investment, commitment to the region and their many contributions to our economic vitality” said Mike Kazmierski, CEO of EDAWN.
The Economic Development Authority off Western Nevada is a private/public partnership established in 1983. EDAWN is committed to adding quality jobs to the region by recruiting new companies, supporting the success of existing companies, and assisting new forming companies to diversify the economy and have a positive impact on the quality of life in Greater Reno-Sparks.
Contact: Brian Bosma, Manager, Business Retention & Expansion