17 Oct How A Shoe Company Executive Is Using Music And Art To Rebuild Downtown Las Vegas
Before everything moved to The Strip, all the action was in downtown Las Vegas. The Golden Nugget Casino. Fremont Street. Bugsy Siegel’s El Cortez. But when the big glitzy hotels, casinos and resorts began appearing to the south, Las Vegas’ old core went into decline.
That didn’t deter Zappos, the eco- and socially-conscious online shoe company. Led by co-founder Tony Hsieh, Zappos set up its headquarters in Las Vegas’ old city hall in an attempt at breathing new life into the downtown area with office space and industry. Read the full article