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Governor makes appointments to Commission on Economic Development



CARSON CITY — Governor Jim Gibbons today announced the appointment of Anthony Dazzio to the Nevada Commission on Economic Development (NCED). Dazzio is Senior Vice-President of Business Development and Governmental Affairs for the general contracting firm of Burke Construction Group in Las Vegas. Previously, Dazzio worked as executive manager of business planning and growth at NV Energy. Dazzio is also a past-president of the Southern Nevada Chapter of NAIOP, the premier organization representing commercial development in Southern Nevada.

“I believe Anthony Dazzio’s experience in business development will be a strong and productive asset for the Nevada Commission on Economic Development,” Governor Gibbons said, “He will be a terrific addition to the Commission at a time when Nevada needs to attract new jobs.”

“I am proud and pleased that Governor Gibbons has selected me for this position,” Dazzio said, “I am looking forward to working with the other Commission members to continue efforts to diversify and stimulate our economy.”

Governor Gibbons also announced the re-appointment of Charles Myers to the NCED. Myers, from Elko, Nevada, was originally appointed to the NCED in November of 2009.

The Nevada Commission on Economic Development works to develop and maintain a diverse economic base in Nevada in order to ensure a healthy economy for the Silver State.

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