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Top Nevada economist to present at this month’s WIN breakfast meeting



John RestrepoJohn Restrepo, principal of RCG Economics LLC, will be the keynote speaker at this month’s WIN breakfast meeting on Friday, March 29, at 7 a.m. in the Capri Ballroom at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. Sponsored by Truckee Meadows Community College Foundation, the popular networking breakfast event will feature Restrepo’s “Our Economic Recovery Road: Reset, Rebuild, Recover.”

Restrepo has been providing regional economic and real estate consulting services for more than 33 years, 24 of which were in Nevada. A few of his many professional accomplishments include being appointed by Governors Guinn, Gibbons and Sandoval to various economic commissions and serving on several committees including the UNLV Department of Economics.

In 1997 Restrepo founded RCG in Las Vegas. The company is the oldest and most established regional economics, real estate consulting and public policy research firm in Nevada. Prior to starting RCG, he was the director of consulting in the Las Vegas office of Coopers & Lybrand, now PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has analyzed economics and markets in Nevada, Arizona, California, Texas and Southeast U.S.

Through RCG, Restrepo also publishes the Economic INsight newsletter, a leading publication covering economic trends in southern Nevada, Nevada and the U.S. He is a much sought after speaker to business and community groups and is quoted extensively in national and local print, television and radio media on public policy, real estate, regional economics and resort industry issues.

WIN holds monthly breakfast meetings, generally on the last Friday of every month, at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino beginning at 7 a.m. Please RSVP to 775-359-7117. Breakfast is $15 for members and $30 for non-members. For more information, please visit www.winevada.com.

About WIN
WIN is northern Nevada’s only organization that provides an optimal networking environment with hundreds of community and business leaders for a minimal time commitment from its members. WIN’s goal is to create an open forum for networking and the sharing of ideas among northern Nevada’s professional community. WIN holds monthly breakfast meetings generally on the last Friday of every month at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino beginning at 7 a.m.

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