Unleashed Innovation

Downtown Las Vegas is not just a place for a night on the town, it’s a place to build a life or a booming business. When we say open doors, we mean open to anything. From the mayor’s office to the business climate and tax advantages to the dream-achieving spirit of success, it’s here you will make your mark.

Patrick Reilly

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Larry Ruvo

Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health

This commercial litigator handles a wide range of complex, high-profile cases for a firm recognized for delivering results. With admissions from California and Nevada all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, he contributes to this award-winning powerhouse firm recognized as Best Law Firm for Women as well as Number 1 Lobbying Firm.

This entrepreneur and philanthropist is the force behind bringing the world-class brain institute to Downtown. From the outside, you will appreciate the architecture of Frank Gehry. From the inside, we all appreciate the work dedicated solely to the pursuit of more effective treatments for brain diseases and state-of-the-art care for patients and their families.

Carolyn Wheeler

Downtown Vegas Alliance

Dr. Marc Kahn

Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine, UNLV

As executive director, this leader connects and coordinates with businesses and business leaders across a broad cross-section of our vibrant community. From gaming companies to residential developers, from large and small businesses and entrepreneurs to nonprofits, government and public agencies, the power of allying in the common cause provides a catalyst for diverse and robust growth.

The dean of the medical school is a leader in medicine here in Downtown and beyond. A physician and academic, a researcher and practitioner–he brings our community his many degrees, leadership roles, and a track record of success in the university setting domestically and abroad.

Tyler Williams


Equal parts business culture guru and musician, this drummer writes, performs, and promotes music while leading a transformative force Downtown. If you love shoes, online shopping, or business case studies, you’ve heard of Zappos by now. Delivering joy and smiles to Zappos’s employees translates to the same for customers and our community.

Break the mold.