The Department of Business & Industry is Nevada’s one-stop resource for starting, growing and regulating business in Nevada. B&I is a far-reaching organization supporting everything from small business funding, to first-time home buying, to mine safety.
Think of it as a large umbrella, providing resources and regulating a wide variety of services businesses rely on.
The 4 main sectors B&I focuses on are:
Advocacy & Advancement
Capital, Commerce & Transportation
Community Development & Small Business
Labor & Workforce Protection
Through its varies divisions, B&I works to connect businesses to resources, educate people on regulations and operations, and support businesses in their development goals.
The Las Vegas Entrepreneur Accelerator is an economic development initiative borne from the joint efforts of Access CDFI and Sumnu Marketing in response to an award received from the City of Las Vegas. Our mission is to increase economic inclusion and empowerment in the Nevada region by providing customized analysis, resources, and funding to accelerate the growth of scalable socially and economically disadvantaged (SEDI)-owned businesses. Our focus is on serving scalable, underserved SEDI-owned businesses located in the City of Las Vegas.