Businesses Hopeful for Profitable 2012

Written By:

Calvert Collins, Reporter

LAS VEGAS --There are positive signs of an economic shift both on and off the Las Vegas Strip. Business and tourism experts told local business owners today that 2012 will be a profitable year.

Almost 39 million people visited Las Vegas last year, the second most in history. This year, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority think we'll top 40 million, which means thousands of new jobs and decreasing foreclosure and unemployment rates...