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Azibo’s Chris Hsu Talks His Move to Reno and Thriving in the Fintech Industry

One year ago, Chris Hsu and co-founders Gregor Watson and Rob Bloemker teamed up to create a fintech startup that would revolutionize how independent landlords handle financial services. As a former US Army captain-turned landlord, Chris wanted to develop a solution for the challenges he faced in the real estate and rental and leasing sector. …

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NOW Health Group in Sparks, Nevada: Making Healthy Living a Reality

Life in Northern Nevada comes with endless reasons to get outdoors. From hiking to trail running, bicycling to kayaking, there’s no better place to stay active. Winter sports abound, too, including skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing. (And this is, by no means, an exhaustive list!) Participating in these activities provides expansive views of the sublime Sierra …

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Teaching the Profoundly Gifted at Davidson Academy in Reno-Tahoe

If you’re the parent of a profoundly gifted child, then there’s one school you must know about: Davidson Academy. It provides unparalleled secondary education opportunities for the top one percent of students. Located on the campus of the University of Nevada, Reno, enrollees gain access to custom-tailored learning. This includes grade placement based on achievement …

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Why Tech Entrepreneurs and Tech Startups Love Reno-Tahoe

Northern Nevada’s business-friendly environment continues to attract an expanding contingent of tech entrepreneurs and startups. These individuals and companies are thinking outside of the box (and away from New York, San Jose, and San Francisco) to establish new locations. They realize that Reno-Tahoe represents a burgeoning innovation center with many attractive opportunities and amenities. Take, …

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The Reno Music Scene: Fiddler2’s Fresh Take on Scottish Music

The Reno music scene is one characterized by a wide diversity of musical genres and a strong community of professional musicians. From jazz to rock, Classical to Scottish music, options abound when it comes to catching highly talented acts. For Celtic music, two hotspots boast the best in fiddling, Irish flute, dulcimer, bodhrán, and more, …

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Reno Nonprofits Showcase: Patti Pietsch Weiske and Dress for Success

Did you know that more than 15 million single moms live in the US today? Or, that 45 percent have problems making ends meet? Fortunately, being a single mother doesn’t have to equate to lifelong economic disadvantage. That said, women living below the poverty level, including single mothers, often lack the clothing, skills, and professional …

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Reno’s Thriving Travel Hub: The Reno-Tahoe International Airport

A thriving travel hub, the Reno-Tahoe International Airport provides service with connections across the United States and the globe. Whether you reach the “Biggest Little City” through one of its 22 non-stop flights or endless other cities via a flight with a connection, one thing’s for sure. It’s never been easier to get to and …

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The 7 Best Restaurants in Reno for Farm-to-Table Cuisine

The farm-to-table movement has reshaped Reno’s dining landscape in exciting ways. Spearheaded by 4th Street Bistro, a tasty collection of downtown Reno restaurants have emerged. They emphasize food production ethics and have contributed to the four pillars of the farm-to-table movement. These pillars include enhancing food security, proximity, self-reliance, and sustainability. In the process, they’ve …

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