CNN has named Nevada #7 out 10 most entrepreneurial states.
CNN cites Las Vegas in particular as a prime place for tech firms large and small. Popular online shoe seller Zappos moved its headquarters and data center operator Switch Communications launched there as well.
CNN says startups ranging from technology service providers to logistics companies that cater to retail, aerospace and defense companies have also launched there.
Low taxes also have helped make Nevada a haven for small businesses.
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