(Las Vegas) – The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance today announced that Michael Yackira, president and chief executive officer of NV Energy, will be the keynote speaker at the July 17 Board of Trustees’ breakfast and networking business meeting.
Yackira joined NV Energy in 2003 and served as chief financial officer, chief operating officer and president before being named chief executive officer in 2007. Yackira is a certified CPA and has been a director of NV Energy since 2007. He is on the board of the Council for a Better Nevada, is vice chairman of the UNLV Foundation Board of Trustees, and is chairman of the Edison Electric Institute.
A buffet breakfast and networking will begin at 7 a.m., with the business meeting to follow at 7:30 a.m. The event takes place in the Acacia Ballroom at the Four Seasons Hotel, 3960 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Tickets are $40 per person. To reserve a seat, call (702) 791-0000 or CLICK HERE to e-mail us by July 15. Seating is limited and will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
About Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance
The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance is a 501(c)6 membership organization dedicated to diversifying the economy in Southern Nevada and building the foundations for long-term economic growth. For more information, call 702.791.0000 or visit www.www.lvgea.org. The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance is located in The Rob Roy inNEVation Center.