TERRY LEE WELLS NEVADA DISCOVERY MUSEUM (THE DISCOVERY)
490 S. CENTER STREET • DOWNTOWN RENO (775) 786-1000 • WWW.NVDM.ORG
PAT RI CK T URNE R , V P OF M A RK E T IN G & C OMMUNI C AT IONS
WHEN & HOW DID YOU GET STARTED IN THIS BUSINESS?
less of your age, is an inspirational and exciting experience.
The Discovery was founded in 2004 by local entrepreneur Chris Riche, and a group of motivated community members, who recognized Northern Nevada’s need for a hands-on science center. The museum opened to the public on September 10, 2011.
WHAT MAKES YOUR BUSINESS DIFFERENT THAN YOUR COMPETITORS?
WHAT INSPIRES YOU TO GO TO WORK EVERY DAY?
ANY ADVICE FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT TO MAKE THEIR BUSINESS “THE BEST”?
Hearing from members of our community about how proud they are to have a community asset like The Discovery. Getting accolades from out-of-town visitors is nice, too
The hands-on experiences at The Discovery just cannot be found anywhere else in Northern Nevada.
Create an inclusive and inspirational environment where everyone feels welcome and your customers will become your most passionate ambassadors.
WHY DO YOU THINK RN&R READERS VOTED YOU THE BEST?
Because every visit to The Discovery, regard-
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