Humble Brand

Dolan Auto Group has donated $80,000 to schools in the Washoe County School District by way of Facebook. A commercial was launched in March of 2011, calling all locals to go on Dolan Auto Group’s Facebook page and vote for their favorite school project. 20 classrooms were awarded $2,500 and 3 schools were rewarded $10,000. Word spread like wildfire amongst the community, and the race was on. The Dolan family didn’t have a say in which schools received the generous donations; it was strictly the fans that voted. Over 20,000 people from all across the country participated by visiting Dolan’s Facebook page, and each of the winners received a check personally delivered by Tom or Ryan Dolan. If you ask me, this is social media at its best.

Tom Dolan moved to Reno from Redlands, Calif. in 1969 with his brother Mike to attend the University of Nevada. During his…

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Intent: To Tell the Stories of Reno Business

We intend to use this blog to share, for real, and perhaps for the first time, the realities of business and life in Reno, Nevada. We, the people of this awesome place, are going to dig deep and find the stories right here in Reno. We want to share the good things that are happening: Reno’s favorite businesses, the real business owners, entrepreneurs, success stories, how they got to where they are now. We all want to know and that is what we are going to work weekly to  bring to the surface.

Reno is Rockin and there are many
damn good reasons we live here
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We are going to share the good truths about Reno businesses that the outside world doesn’t hear all to often. This is Made In Reno.

We invite you to learn more about the movement and to join us.

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