Las Vegas

FULL SERVICE LOCATIONS (by appointment only)

Nevada SBDC
Urban Chamber Business Development Center
1951 Stella Lake St.
Las Vegas, NV 89106
Phone:
(800) 240-7094
Nevada SBDC at UNLV
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension (UNCE)
8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89123 1904
Phone: (702) 895-5019

SATELLITE OFFICES (by appointment only)

City of Henderson Economic Development Office
City Hall Annex
280 Water Street
Henderson, NV 89009 5050
Phone: 702-895-5019

All Services are bilingual and include:

  • Professional business consulting – practical, relevant advice to help business owners and prospective business owners
  • Microloans for businesses
  • Entrepreneurial training (including NxLeveL) in how to start, manage and grow businesses
  • Assistance in getting government contracts
  • Programs that support Nevada’s changing demographics, particularly women and minorities
  • Economic and demographic analyses – Current and accurate small-area data (using GIS as a tool) to research our region, used to help businesses select locations, understand market trends and predict growth
  • Environmental and energy-efficiency assistance for Nevada businesses and governmental entities – free, confidential and non-regulatory
  • Student support and learning opportunities
  • Technology-development assistance with Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants, including researching and marketing new and innovative technologies
  • Nevada’s official population estimates and projections
  • Regional business and economic research for businesses, nonprofit agencies and governmental entities, to help make decisions about growth and development
  • Small business services focusing on veterans, Reservist and Guard members in their efforts to start or expand a veteran-owned small business initiative.

Las Vegas Staff

Hank Pinto

Henry J. Pinto

Business Development Advisor

pintotax@gmail.com
(702) 722-6336
Hank Pinto
Henry J. Pinto

Business Development Advisor

Located at the SBDC Urban Chamber, Hank is a business advisor and has been since 1994. Hank specializes in Financial Projections and Management, Bookkeeping, Budget, and Business Organization & Structure. Hank also has expertise in Human Resource Management, QuickBooks ProAdvisor,

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(702) 722-6336
Urban Chamber of Commerce Las Vegas
Carlos Mejia Castillo

Carlos Mejia Castillo

Business Development Advisor

carlos.mejiacastillo@unlv.edu
(702) 895-5019
Carlos Mejia Castillo
Carlos Mejia Castillo

Business Development Advisor

Carlos Mejia is a new Business Development Advisor in the Las Vegas office. He has been with the SBDC for over a year first, as an intern and has now transitioned into a full time position. Carlos recently graduated from

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Kevin Raiford

Kevin Raiford

Business Development Advisor

kevin.raiford@csn.edu
(702) 285-7003
Kevin Raiford
Kevin Raiford

Business Development Advisor

Kevin is the Nevada SBDC Nevada Grow Manager, which is an intuitive that provides data and analysis for companies to grow their business. He began his work with the SBDC in 2011. Kevin teaches Management and accounting courses at the

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(702) 285-7003
Las Vegas
Zach

Zach Miles

Associate Vice President for Economic Development at UNLV and Director, Small Business Development Center at UNLV

Zach.Miles@unlv.edu
702-895-5200
Zach
Zach Miles

Associate Vice President for Economic Development at UNLV and Director, Small Business Development Center at UNLV

Zach Miles serves as the Associate Vice President. Miles also serves as the Director of the Nevada Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UNLV and Executive Director for the UNLV Research Foundation.

In these capacities, Miles manages the assessment, protection, and

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702-895-5200
Las Vegas
Diana Moreno

Diana Moreno

Economic Development Specialist and Bilingual Business Advisor

diana.moreno@unlv.edu
702-895-5019
Diana Moreno
Diana Moreno

Economic Development Specialist and Bilingual Business Advisor

Diana Moreno is the Economic Development Specialist and Bilingual Business Advisor at UNLV Office of Economic Development’s Nevada SBDC office. She has a passion for helping people start or expand their business and understanding their credit. She spent the majority

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Holland_wood

Holland Wood

Business Development Advisor

holland.wood@unlv.edu
Holland_wood
Holland Wood

Business Development Advisor

Holland Wood is a Small Business Advisor with the Nevada SBDC since 2020. His office is in the Blackfire Innovation Center, the first flagship tech hub in the 122-acre UNLV Harry Reid Research and Technology Park. During his 20+

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Tony Salazar

Tony Salazar

Small Business Advisor

pas1520@gmail.com
Tony Salazar
Tony Salazar

Small Business Advisor

Small Business Advisor has been with the SBDC since 2020. His office is at the Urban Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Salazar is one of our many Spanish – English Speaking advisors and has expertise in Startups, Sales, Marketing, Banking,

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Anabel

Anabel Navarro

Business Development Advisor

anabelnavarro@unr.edu
(702) 606-4711
Anabel
Anabel Navarro

Business Development Advisor

Small Business Advisor, has been with the Nevada SBDC since 2014. Her office locations are at the Las Vegas Urban Chamber of Commerce and at the Nevada Cooperative Extension. Mrs. Navarro speaks Spanish-English and has expertise in Small Business creation,

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(702) 606-4711
NEVADA SBDC URBAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 1951 STELLA LAKE STREET, SUITE 32 LAS VEGAS, NV 89106