At Dickson Realty, we take great pride in announcing that our CEO, Nancy Fennell, has been distinguished as one of the 12 honorees in Nevada Business Magazine’s prestigious Most Respected Leaders (MRL) 2023. This recognition is a testament to her unwavering commitment, exemplary leadership, and the countless small decisions that collectively build a legacy of respect and success.

The Essence of True Leadership

True respect is a currency earned through a myriad of small decisions, observed by peers, and through the quiet but impactful leadership that shapes triumphs. The 2023 Class of Most Respected Leaders, including our very own Nancy Fennell, epitomizes this ethos. Their careers stand as beacons, guiding others through the principles of leadership that go beyond the boardroom and resonate in every facet of their professional journey.


Jaime Cruz, Executive Director, Workforce Connections
Phil Ralston, President, American Nevada Company
Michael Bonner, Managing Shareholder – Las Vegas, Greenberg Traurig
Kerry Bubolz, President and Chief Executive Officer, Vegas Golden Knights
Par Tolles, Owner, Founder and CEO, Tolles Development
Alan Molasky, CEO and Founder, Ovation Development Corporation
Missy Young, Chief Information Officer, Switch
Nancy Fennell, CEO, Dickson Realty
Governor Joe Lambardo, Governor, State of Nevada
Brian Sandoval, President, University of Nevada, Reno
Tyler Corder, COO and CFO, Findlay Automotive Group
M.J. Maynard, CEO, Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada

The Selection Process

The 2023 MRL honorees were carefully selected by a discerning committee of judges, who meticulously examined their contributions to the state of Nevada, their tangible accomplishments, and how they are perceived within the business community. This thorough evaluation underscores the significance of the accolade, emphasizing that the Most Respected Leaders have not only achieved remarkable milestones but have also earned the respect and admiration of their peers.

Heartfelt Congratulations

Dickson Realty extends its heartfelt congratulations to all the distinguished individuals selected and featured in the pages of Nevada Business Magazine. This recognition is a celebration of their dedication, hard work, and the positive impact they’ve had on the business landscape in Nevada. We join forces with Nevada Business Magazine and PNC Bank in honoring the outstanding achievements of this year’s class.

Nancy Fennell’s recognition as one of Nevada’s Most Respected Leaders is a source of immense pride for Dickson Realty. We are inspired by her dedication to excellence, and we look forward to continuing the legacy of leadership, integrity, and success that she exemplifies. Congratulations, Nancy, on this well-deserved honor!