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Startup PFITR Offers A 'Blue Book' in Bond Deals

by Sarah Campbell 3/13/2017 12:00 am

PFITR has moved into the Little Rock Technology Park and hopes locals will invest in its one-of-a-kind online tool.

CAVU Partner Bryan Hancock Reaps Rewards from Aircraft Scrap Heap

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/13/2017 12:00 am

Bryan Hancock was born and raised in Stuttgart, where watching crop dusters led him to begin flying right after high school. Today, he is a partner at CAVU, which buys and sells commercial aircraft and dismantles some of them for parts.

Downtown Startup Space Among Conway Chamber's Priorities

by Sarah Campbell 3/10/2017 11:38 am

The Conway Area Chamber of Commerce said Thursday it will raise public and private money for seven "generation defining" projects, including a startup space that Conway Corp. has said it will pay for.

Premier Staffing Acquired by BelFlex Staffing Network

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/6/2017 12:21 pm

Staffing and flexible workforce solutions provider BelFlex Staffing Network acquires Premier Staffing Inc. of Little Rock.

Podiatrist's Purchase of Convention Center Gives Texarkana Officials Cold Feet

by Mark Friedman 3/6/2017 12:00 am

A Texas podiatrist with a past that includes a federal conviction wants to buy the troubled Arkansas Convention Center & Holiday Inn out of bankruptcy — and that has some Texarkana officials on the Arkansas side concerned.

Johnny Poole Joins Arvest Wealth in Little Rock (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/6/2017 12:00 am

Johnny Poole has joined Arvest Wealth Management in central Arkansas as senior vice president and regional manager.

Meredith Ellis Joins JTS Financial (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/6/2017 12:00 am

Meredith Ellis has been hired as an account manager at JTS Financial in Little Rock. She joins the company with 10 years of health insurance and account management experience.

WorkHound Raises $500K from Investors

by Sarah Campbell 3/2/2017 10:17 am

WorkHound, a software platform developed to help trucking companies be more profitable by retaining drivers, has raised $500,000 to grow the startup and add to its team.

Troy Keeping Joins I Square Management As President

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/1/2017 08:56 am

I Square Management, a privately-owned hotel development and management company based in Little Rock, announced on Wednesday that Troy Keeping is its new president.

Gary Lay Firms Acquire Mass Enthusiasm, ARCA

by Kyle Massey 2/28/2017 11:48 am

Gary W. Lay of GWL Advertising has completed deals to acquire Mass Enthusiasm and for GWL's See Spot Run Productions to absorb Audio Recording Corporation of Arkansas

Architect Compensation in Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 12:00 am

The mean annual wage for architects in Arkansas in 2015 was $68,540 compared with $82,850 nationally, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Farmers Bank Shareholders Set for $4.5 Million Cash Out

by George Waldon 2/27/2017 12:00 am

The pending $4.5 million sale of Farmers Bank of Hamburg will further pare the headcount of Arkansas lenders with less than $50 million in assets to four.

Diamond Bank Opens Branch In Crowded Ashdown Market

by George Waldon 2/27/2017 12:00 am

Diamond Bank of Murfreesboro is expanding its southwest Arkansas footprint by opening an Ashdown branch.

Tandem Self-Storage Sales Combine for $5.2 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 2/27/2017 12:00 am

SSCP Geyer Springs Rd LLC acquired the 376-unit project at 8015 Geyer Springs Road for $3.16 million, and SSCP Leon Circle LLC purchased the 562-unit project at 6100 Leon Circle for $2.09 million.

$2.3M Deal Nails Down Ridout Store (NWA Real Deals)

by Marty Cook 2/27/2017 12:00 am

An Arizona investor paid more than $2.3 million for the Ridout Lumber Co. store in Fayetteville.

MAHG Architect Travis Bartlett at Home with Sustainable Design

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 12:00 am

Since joining MAHG Architecture in 1996, Travis R. Bartlett has been responsible for the design of civic, health care, commercial, residential and higher education projects.

UA Little Rock Advances Three to Interim TItles (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 12:00 am

Allen Stanley, University of Arkansas at Little Rock contract review manager, has been named interim associate vice chancellor for finance. Daryl Rice will serve as interim associate vice chancellor of academic affairs.

HoganTaylor Promotes Four in Fayetteville (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 12:00 am

Wynne has been promoted to senior manager of assurance, and Barkley has been promoted to tax manager. Pritchett has been promoted to assurance manager, and Gates has been promoted to assurance senior.

SPONSORED: Credit Cards For Your Business: Which Type Is Right For You?

by 2/21/2017 11:50 am

Sifting through the commercial card options available for business credit.

Little Rock Tech Park Announces 5 More Tenants

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/21/2017 09:11 am

The Little Rock Technology Park on Tuesday named five new tenants for its Phase 1 facility set to open March 1 at 417 Main St. in downtown Little Rock.

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