Nov 5th, 2014

Las Cruces Young Professional of the Month

Rebecca Bolton

Rebecca “Becky” Bolton is the general manager of the Las Cruces Convention Center.

Bolton grew up in Syracuse, N.Y., and went to school at the Florida State University, graduating with a degree in multinational business operations and marketing.

As a banquet server during college, she became interested in the events industry and began to pursue a career in the field. After graduating, she started working for Global Spectrum, a subsidiary of Comcast. Bolton has held various positions in five convention centers including the Las Cruces Convention Cetner, most recently at the Duke Energy Convention Center ... Continue Reading

Nov 10th, 2014

Governor continues to improve education and economy in New Mexico

By Bill Allen

Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce President

The Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce was honored to have Gov.

Susana Martinez as guest speaker at the annual Membership Update Luncheon on Friday, Oct. 24. Martinez’s passion for children is what has led her to succeed as a prosecutor and now as governor through the impacts she has made in New Mexico schools.

“Our children are the future leaders of New Mexico,” Martinez said. She also reviewed a variety of programs offered to schools, such as reading coaches. Schools that took advantage of ... Continue Reading

Nov 10th, 2014

380 ALLIANCE DRIVE LAS CRUCES NM 88001 • 575.524.1661 • HTTP://WWW.PREMIERDISTRIBUTING.COM

Committed to the community Premier Distributing Company supports charities, hires locally

Premier Distributing Company’s mission is to:

1. Serve the retailer. 2. Serve the employee 3. Increase productivity 4. Increase market share We provide Premier service and products to our customers, employees and community through quality and teamwork while maintaining profitability and gaining market share.

Premier Distributing Company was formed in 1982 by Dobbs Management Service (DMS) out of Memphis, Tenn. From the very beginning, DMS made the commitment that Premier Distributing would be a company firmly grounded in its community. The ... Continue Reading

Nov 17th, 2014

P.O. BOX 202, DOA ANA, NM 88032, 575-642-5696, 575-642-5693, WWW.C4CR.COM , WWW.COWBOYSFORCANCERRESEARCH.ORG

Mission:

Dedicated to raising money to support ongoing cancer research projects at New Mexico State University and University of New Mexico Cancer Center.

Purpose: Providing funding for cancer research at NMSU and UNM Cancer Center. Create awareness of the disease and the treatments available.

Key goals:

Cowboy for Caner Research goal is to promote and further research in the fight against cancer now.

The C4CR goal is to continue to be successful in educating others about the cancer research being done at NMSU and at the UNM Cancer Center and to educate others ... Continue Reading

Nov 17th, 2014

Every year as we begin a new Junior Leadership program, we get an opportunity to meet future leaders of our community. This year we have 29 juniors representing every high school in Las Cruces. After spending nearly an entire day with them during their orientation session, I think that we will have a terrific class of students who will engage in the process, learn a great deal and improve their leadership skills. The vast majority of the class already has a clear idea of what they want to do after graduating from their respective high schools. Our hope is that the exposure ... Continue Reading