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Bob Thomas: To NNDA: I’ve got a deal for you!

“We need professional sales, not just marketing, to recruit companies.”— Gaius Phlebitus Rob Hooper, when you published your Northern Nevada Development Authority’s full-page ad in the Appeal, taking issue with my well-known position on economic development implementation, you suggest that I’m politicizing economic development. It’s always been political. I simply disagree with NNDA’s passive approach, relying on marketing. As the founder and CEO of a world-class high-tech company that is a division of Emerson Process, a Fortune 500 company, I know the most reliable method of recruiting companies into Nevada. Yes, we are well aware of Gov. Brian Sandoval’s actions …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Nov 8, 2012 02:25AM Published Nov 8, 2012 02:24AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.