SNC recognized for bringing new jobs to Nevada for 2010

Sparks, Nevada – May 19, 2010 – Sierra Nevada Corporation was recognized today by EDAWN as one of only two companies in the Reno-Sparks area with continual growth that will create more job positions in 2010. SNC’s expansion will create 40 new highly skilled positions at the local headquarters in Sparks, which is expected to bring $14M back into the local business economy for this year. (To view the full article click on the below link.)

“Two Companies Create 55 New Jobs in Greater Reno-Tahoe– Reprinted with permission of EDAWN (link no longer available).

About Sierra Nevada Corporation
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is known for its rapid, innovative, and agile technology solutions in electronics, aerospace, avionics, space, propulsion, micro-satellite, aircraft and communications systems for both the private and public sectors.  Founded in 1963, SNC’s seven unique business areas employs approximately 2000 people in 35 different locations in 20 states – all of whom are dedicated to providing leading-edge solutions to SNC’s dynamic customer base.

Over its 46 year history, SNC has remained focused on providing its customers the very best in diversified technologies to meet their needs and has a strong and proven track record of success.  SNC has grown into one of the Top Woman-Owned Federal Contractors in the United States while maintaining its reputation for innovation and agility.  The company continues to focus its growth on the commercial sector through internal advancements and outside acquisitions, including the emerging markets of telemedicine, nanotechnology, energy and net-centric operations. For more information on SNC visit

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