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Meeting Tony Hsieh, The Mayor Of Downtown Las Vegas

Meeting Tony Hsieh, The Mayor Of Downtown Las Vegas

I’m not gonna lie: It’s a lot like meeting Oz in his Emerald City. Mostly because no one associated with him would set up a formal time for me to meet with Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos and the financial and philosophical force behind the Downtown Project, the $US350 million…

Visiting The Downtown Project’s New Vegas Parks: Pretty, But Private

Visiting The Downtown Project’s New Vegas Parks: Pretty, But Private

On the Downtown Project’s website, among several lofty goals — such as adding ground-level density and creating passionate communities for downtown Las Vegas — one goal sticks out as a bit different, if not simply odd: “Create the shipping container capital of the world.”