Episode 05 Hosts: Bruce TakefmanBruce TakefmanAmber HunterAmber Hunter Guest: Jared SmithJared Smith Chief Operating Officer Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA)

This week we’re going to Vegas! Well, virtually that is. We speak with Jared Smith, the Chief Operating Officer of the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA). We discuss how the Las Vegas economy boasts more than just tourism and learn how Jared and his team promote the region. In addition, we find out what led Jared into Economic Development and his previous experience working as Director of Business Development for the Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC).