Paolo Tiramani is CEO of 500 Group, an intellectual property investment and development company with diverse holding in traditional, digital and intellectual assets. 500 Group focuses on new technologies which can be protected by patents. In 2017 500 Group moved operations to Nevada for its superior tax and business climate. 500 Group investments in Nevada include: The Paolo Tiramani Foundation; Supercar System, a powersports recreational product operated out of its 20,000 sq ft facility at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway; and Boxabl, a revolutionary construction technology slated for factory production in Apex or similar.
Shawn WillisCEO & Senior VP of Business Development
With nearly 30 years of success in marketing and business development, Shawn Willis leverages corporate collaborations with extensive hands-on experience launching and building an organization from the ground up. 5AM Global provides marketing consultancy and services for a range of domestic and international clients, as well as produces both national and regional events. As CEO & SVP of Business Development, Shawn leads a team to create and execute branding, sales, promotional, digital, events, and social media strategies to help maximize profitability for B2B and B2C corporations.
Advanced Management Group
Advanced Management Group Nevada, LLC is a full-service real estate management company. With more than ten years of experience, including conventional, hotel, and weekly property management, Bret Holmes works with property owners to achieve optimal results. Holmes is president of the Nevada State Apartment Association and is a delegate for the National Apartment Association.
Edward DomanicoDirector of Environmental Affairs
Edward J. Domanico is Director of Environmental Affairs for AET Environmental, a leading and highly credentialed provider of environmental and industrial services, hazardous waste handling and remediation in Nevada. Responsible for strategic marketing policies, as well as expanding the company’s operating capability throughout the state and region, he brings more than 27 years of environmental experience to this role as an industry leader. AET provides environmental services to many of the Strip Properties. AET provides service to several Medical and Industrial facilities, as well as the Nevada Test Site.
Mr. Silberling joined the Affinity team in 2014 after holding a senior leadership position at Caesars Entertainment Corporation, formerly known as Harrah’s Entertainment Inc., with more than two decades’ experience and a proven track record in the gaming industry. He recently concluded an assignment in the U.K. as President of International Operations where his hands on leadership style resulted in the successful turnaround of more than 12 properties in seven countries.
Mr. Silberling graduated with a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College and an MBA from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management.
Allegiant Travel Company
Keith HansenDirector, Airports & Facilities
America First Credit Union
Denise C. MoraVice President, Nevada/Southern Utah Division
With over three decades of experience in the financial industry, Denise C. Mora is responsible for the executive oversight of the Nevada and Southern Utah Division branch operations for America First Credit Union. Denise earned a bachelor’s degree in business from National American University and is also a graduate of the University of New Mexico Anderson Banking School of Management and Western Credit Union Management School, Pomona, California. She has been awarded the prestigious Rising Star Award from Las Vegas Business Press and was recently named as a Board Member of the Sunrise Children’s Foundation in Las Vegas, Nevada.
American Medical Response
Damon Schilling is Manager of Government Affairs for AMR / MedicWest Las Vegas. A Las Vegas native, he began his career at Southwest Ambulance in 2003. He worked in the dispatch center while attending paramedic school, completing his internship in 2007. Since then, Damon has held various roles within the organization. Damon served as the Community Relations Coordinator for AMR and MedicWest prior to his current position. Damon will soon graduate from Nevada State College with a BA in Business Administration.
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Mike MurphyPresident and General Manager
Mike Murphy has been the President and General Manager of Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nevada since 2006. In his role, he is responsible for overseeing all commercial group and individual business in Nevada. With more than half a million members in Nevada, Anthem is the second largest insurance company in the state. Anthem is a customer-focused company that is dedicated to providing its members with access to high-quality, affordable healthcare.
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Healthcare Solutions
Arcata Associates, Inc.
Tim WongCEO and President
Tim Wong is CEO and President of Arcata Associates, Inc. a Las Vegas based technical services company. Arcata provides Hardware, Software and Systems Engineering, Information Technology (IT), Logistics, Multimedia, and Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services in support of the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and other government agencies. Arcata is a family-owned business that is celebrating 39 years in the Las Vegas Valley. Wong currently serves as the Treasurer of Nevada Public Radio, Board of Director of the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District’s Mesquite QALIC B, and is a member of the Cox Communications Community Advisory Board.
Daniel ShamieFounder and President
Daniel Shamie has been involved in the defense and security industry for nearly his entire adult life. As the founder and president, Daniel has built Arms Unlimited into what it is today; the gold standard of sourcing and supplying critical equipment for countless military, security and law enforcement agencies nationwide.