The elves have come early to Carson Valley this year.
Hire an Elf is the brain child of local marketing business owner Nikka Harvey and her eight-year-old entrepreneurial-minded daughter, Anya, a third-grader at Minden Elementary School.
Together, the Carson Valley residents created and designed everything from the logo to the menu of services that adorn their website at www.hireanelf.com.
"My daughter wanted to create a business to help with Christmas money so she could buy her own family presents this year," said Harvey. "So within minutes, we came up with the name, grabbed the domain and created Twitter and Facebook …