This week, Ira spoke with Richard N. “Rick” Velotta. To listen to the interview click below.
Richard N. “Rick” Velotta is a tourism and transportation business reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal and has been a professional journalist for more than 40 years.
He produces the weekly “Road Warrior” column on transportation issues for the Review-Journal.
Velotta spent more than 23 years at the Las Vegas Sun as a business writer and editor and wrote a weekly column on tourism in its VEGAS INC business publication.
He also has worked as news editor of the Standard-Examiner in Ogden, Utah; managing editor of the Arizona Daily Sun in Flagstaff, Ariz., and as a photographer and sports writer for the Aurora Advocate, the Aurora Advocate-Sentinel and the Aurora Sun, in Aurora, Colorado.
Velotta has won numerous awards from the Nevada Press Association and the Arizona Press Association and was with the Las Vegas Sun when it won a Pulitzer Prize.
On Twitter: @ RickVelotta