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Mr. Thakur has extensive Capital Markets experience, and has served as Board Member and Senior Officer in public and private companies.

Mr. Thakur has extensive Capital Markets experience, and has served as Board Member and Senior Officer in public and private companies. 


Over the years, Karan has helped take numerous North American Growth Companies public, developed equity financing strategies and Go-Public structures, with combined financings north of $20 million. […]

2017-12-04T21:19:08+00:00 Categories: Club Speakers|

Steve Hawks received his real estate license in 1998. He has sold over 3000 homes.

Steve Hawks received his real estate license in 1998.  He finished in the top 1% 14 years in a row and received the Five Star Best in client satisfaction. He has sold over 3000 homes. 


Steve can[…]

2017-11-28T18:59:51+00:00 Categories: Club Speakers|

Sean Flynn is an associate professor of economics at Scripps University.

Sean Flynn, an associate professor of economics at Scripps University.


Mr. Flynn authored the international best-seller Economics for Dummies, and co-authored the most commonly utilized economics textbook in colleges and universities around the world, Economics: Principles, Problems, and Policies. He has appeared as guest […]

2017-11-29T22:53:15+00:00 Categories: Club Speakers, EconoSummit 2018 Speaker|

William ‘Bill’ A. Strauss, Federal Reserve Senior Economist

William ‘Bill’ Strauss is a regularly featured speaker at Las Vegas Investment Club Events, check out his most recent talk at EconoSummit 2017 in the video below.



LV Investment Club William StraussWilliam A. Strauss is a Senior Economist and Economic Advisor in the Economic Research Department […]

Josh Effron, Immigration Attorney

Josh Effron has over eleven years of experience as an immigration attorney and is fluent in English, Spanish, and Hebrew. He is a member of the State Bar of California and represents clients throughout the world in all types of U.S. immigration cases, from visas to Green Cards and citizenship, to Immigration Court. He is […]

Thomas Lake, Enterprise Writer for CNN Politics

Thomas Lake is an enterprise writer for CNN Politics focusing on the 2016 presidential election.

Lake previously wrote about bourbon thieves, B.B. King’s funeral, and a buzzer-beating shot in a college basketball game that actually saved people from a tornado. His story “The Boy They Couldn’t Kill” was named one of the 60 best features […]

Dr. Bo Bernhard, Ph.D., Executive Director – International Gaming Institute

A 5th generation Nevadan, Dr. Bo Bernhard calls Las Vegas home, but he works frequently in jurisdictions as diverse as South Africa, Australia, Singapore, South Korea, Macao, Mexico, Vietnam, Taiwan, Argentina, Brazil, Russia, Portugal, Austria, Greece, England, and Canada. Dr. Bernhard began his research career […]

Mark Hosteller, Broker/Owner WHN Realty

Mark grew up in a small farm town in rural Kansas. After completing college he moved to Las Vegas to be in a more Entrepreneur friendly environment. The work ethic he learned growing up on a farm still influences his everyday life.

Over the last 20 years he has been a successful angel investor in numerous […]