Department of Business and Industry
The Department of Business and Industry
is a cabinet level agency in Nevada State government. Our objective is to
encourage and promote the development and growth of business and to ensure the
legal operation of business in order to protect consumers by maintaining a fair
and competitive regulatory environment.
The Department encompasses the Director's Office, 11 state agencies
, and 25 commissions, advisory boards and committees. The Director’s Office manages a number
of programs and initiatives to address the needs of small businesses and consumers including small business advocacy, bond programs,
access to capital, constituent services and fraud
prevention and education.
Michael Brown, Director
Terry Reynolds, Northern Nevada Deputy Director
Marcel F. Schaerer, Southern Nevada Deputy Director