Jun 17th, 2013
Building New Mexico as it grows

1412 PORTLAND DRIVE, SUITE A • 526-6400 • WWW.JAYNESCORP.COM The Jaynes Companies is the parent company for three com­mercial construction companies located in four states throughout the Southwest. Jaynes is a nationally respected regional general contractor with extensive construction experience in commercial, health care, retail, education, hospitality, warehouse and distribution, local, state and federal government buildings, multi-family, structural concrete and pre-engineered building projects. Jaynes has met the challenges of time and technology to become a recognized leader in the con­struction industry throughout the Southwest. Its success has come from a set of values that ... Continue Reading

Jun 17th, 2013 By: E. Troy Tudor

Here in Las Cruces we drive by small businesses every day. Many times we go in, make purchases and continue on our way without another thought.

The bottom line is we depend on small businesses. They fill our need for products and services, and we expect them to be open on a regular basis to meet our needs and oft times we even expect them to be there during their off-hours.

In a city our size, they are the core of the general business community. You will find them scattered throughout the city and county. Some have storefronts while other small-business owners ... Continue Reading

May 20th, 2013 By: E. Troy Tudor

901 E. UNIVERSITY AVE., SUITE 965L, LAS CRUCES NM 88001 • 373-6110 • WWW.SPACEPORTAMERICA.COM Mission: Enable affordable, efficient and effective access to space by developing and operating the world’s first, purpose-built commercial spaceport aimed at inspiring and delighting the next generation. Catalyze stakeholders’ economic prosperity through public and private cooperation, stewardship of the environment and celebration of New Mexico’s cultural heritage. Immerse visitors in the next generation of spaceflight in a hands-on, dynamic environment, full of authentic opportunity to participate, learn and discover. Purpose: Unlock the potential of space for everyone by offering the world an invitation to space. Key goals: Generate ... Continue Reading

May 17th, 2013 By: E. Troy Tudor

By Stacie Allen

As most of you know, the Conquistadores are the good-will ambassadors for the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce. You see us around town each month at ribbon cuttings and groundbreakings as well as charity and special events. We are an extension of the chamber, and we advocate for the business community as well. We volunteer our time to help members maximize their benefits and get involved with the chamber’s goals and initiatives. Each one of us is not only a Conquistadore, but we are chamber members as well. We believe in the mission of the chamber and know ... Continue Reading

May 16th, 2013 By: E. Troy Tudor
Advertising done right – from Facebook to television

1441 MESA AVE. • 541-3328 • WWW.THELNGCOMPANY.COM By Rachel Christiansen Who would have dreamed 15 years ago online media would have the global stature it has today? Now, businesses big and small use the Internet for a multitude of marketing pur­poses every single day. Chris Lang may not have known then, either, but it was around that time he real­ized he wanted to help people and business­es find their “voice.” Mainly through creative advertising strategies, the Oklahoma native began to learn the ins and outs of what works to get the word out to people ... Continue Reading