Governor Sisolak continues ‘Jobs + Workers Week’ with visit to Sunshine Minting in Henderson

LAS VEGAS, NV – September 29, 2021

Today Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak kicked off the third day of ‘Jobs + Workers Week’ in Nevada with a visit to the Sunshine Minting in Henderson

Sunshine Minting supplies precious metal products and is known for supplying silver planchets to the United States Mint and for manufacturing coins and bullion for other national mints. The Governor toured the facility, saw the full manufacturing process and stamped a special bar that is being made for the occasion.

Sunshine Minting currently has a 142,000 sq. ft. minting facility. They are looking to expand their existing Nevada footprint and relocate all their corporate, administrative, and operational functions as well to create a new corporate home for the company. Sunshine Minting currently employs 125 people in Southern Nevada and with this expansion would hire an additional 75 to 100 employees over the next 24 months with an average hourly wage of $21.38. Their current capital investment in Nevada is $3,162,500.

Photos and video clips from the tour are available here: https://spaces.hightail.com/space/jjwklcsGXJ

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Meghin Delaney  
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