- Subsidized convention center still riles Sands. Jackson, Hugh // Las Vegas Business Press;09/22/97, Vol. 14 Issue 38, p19
Reports on concerns about the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority's spending in 1996 on efforts to promote Las Vegas, Nevas as a convention and meeting destination. Sources of funding; Reallocation of room tax revenues.
- Las Vegas-- we work as hard as we play. // Corporate Meetings & Incentives;Dec2004, Vol. 23, p2
The article discusses Las Vegas. Las Vegas is the city that attracts more than 35 million visitors a year by offering the grandest hotels, the largest amount of meeting space, the most convention centers, the biggest stars in entertainment, the highest caliber of award-winning chefs and...
- San Diego joins Phoenix and Las Vegas in `Best of the West' promotion. // San Diego Business Journal;06/30/97, Vol. 18 Issue 26, pA1
Reports on the joint efforts of the San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau (Con Vis), Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and the Phoenix and Valley of the Sun Convention and Visitors Bureau, in a promotion called `The Best of the West.' Why the companies have started the promotion;...
- Vegas pulls convention center deal. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;07/09/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30679, p1
Focuses on the cancellation of revenue bonds issued by the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority to finance the construction of a convention facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Controversy over a threatened lawsuit prompting the cancellation; Value of the bonds.
- Conventional tactics. Burbank, Jeff // Las Vegas Business Press;07/19/99, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p1
Discloses the controversy regarding the introduction of a legislative bill that would ban the Nevada's Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority's ability to use federal tax-exempt bonds to finance a planned expansion on the city's convention center. Conflict of interest between Venetian...
- Top 10 Reasons Why Vegas Means Business. // Corporate Meetings & Incentives;2010-2011 Las Vegas Supplement, p4
The article outlines the top ten reasons why Las Vegas, Nevada is ideal for business events and meetings. It notes that the city offers experienced and knowledgeable convention services professionals who will take care of business meetings and various convention centers such as the Sands Expo...
- Renovation of Las Vegas Convention Center will wait. Spillman, Benjamin // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/16/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 11, pP14
The article announces that the board of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority has suspended the renovation of the Las Vegas Convention Center until the middle of 2010. The reason, it says, is the decrease in room tax revenue in Clark County which is the authority's primary source of...
- THE MAGIC OF LAS VEGAS. // Medical Meetings;Jun2009 Vegas Supplement, p2
The article focuses on options offered by Las Vegas, Nevada to meeting planners for choosing convention facilities in the city. Chris Meyer, vice president of convention sales at Las Vegas Conventions and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), cited reasons that business groups selected Las Vegas for their...
- Vegas deal will return to market. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;11/12/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30767, p1
Focuses on the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority's decision to go ahead with a negotiated sale of revenue-backed bonds in Las Vegas, Nevada. Goal of expanding a convention center; Response to a rise in interest rates; Settlement of a lawsuit filed by a privately-owned hotel.