Business Services Archive

Gary Griffin Promoted to EVP at Stone Bank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2018 12:00 am

Gary Griffin has almost 40 years of U.S. Small Business Administration lending experience and is a past board member of the National Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders.

Polk Stanley Wilcox Names David Porter CEO

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2018 11:17 am

Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects of Little Rock says David Porter had been named its new CEO.

Business Machines Systems Buys Staley Inc.

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2018 10:59 am

Business Machines Systems Inc. said this week that it had purchased Staley Inc. of Little Rock.

Nabholz Names Joint COOs, Remakes Company Structure

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/24/2018 11:06 am

Nabholz Corp. of Conway is changing its corporate structure and regional organization — moves that include new chief operating officers.

Co-working Space Opens in Maumelle

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/24/2018 10:03 am

Jolt Office Hub, which has co-working space for entrepreneurs and independent business owners, is now open in Maumelle at the Maumelle Towne Centre.

Residential Trio Climbs the 2017 Ladder of Top Real Estate Agencies

by George Waldon 4/23/2018 12:00 am

Re/Max Elite, Coldwell Banker RPM Group and Keller Williams Realty, all of Little Rock, moved up among the top 10 residential realty firms in Arkansas last year.

Arkansas Condo Developers Find Feet in Niche Market

by Kyle Massey 4/23/2018 12:00 am

Jimmy Moses believes condos will always be “a little bit different product,” but are now an important anchor in a vibrant downtown offering more dining, shopping and entertainment options.

Lexington Park Apartments Visited by $24.8 Million Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 4/23/2018 12:00 am

An affiliate of Tulsa's Case & Associates Properties bought the 288-unit apartment project in North Little Rock from Vestal-Burkhalter LLC, led by John Burkhalter.

Jane Hollansworth: New Kind of Resident Joins Retirees in Hot Springs Village

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/23/2018 12:00 am

Jane Hollansworth bought the Re/Max franchise in Hot Springs Village with her son, Jeff, in 2006, selling the business to Clara Nicolosi in 2015.

Arkansas' March Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 3.8 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/20/2018 10:53 am

The unemployment rate in March in Arkansas remained unchanged from the previous month, holding at 3.8 percent, according to a report by the state Department of Workforce Services.

Medical Device Teams from UA, UA Little Rock Sweep Governor's Cup

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/18/2018 03:05 pm

Undergraduate and graduate student teams from the University of Arkansas and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock walked away from the 18th annual Governor's Cup competition with $154,000.

SPONSORED: 'Doctor Of Sales' Prescribes Individualized Approach

by 4/17/2018 10:41 am

Sales training can make a significant difference for a team.

J.B. Hunt 1Q Net Income Up 15 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 10:37 am

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell reported 2018 first-quarter earnings of $118.1 million Monday, up from $102.7 million in the same quarter of 201

Unpaid Bills Cloud Jonesboro Hyatt Project

by Mark Friedman 4/16/2018 12:00 am

The owner of the Jonesboro Hyatt Place Hotel & Convention Center project is accused of defaulting on a $1.5 million settlement agreement with contractors, sparking a new round of legal action against the developer.

River Rock, Entegrity Build Renewable Features Into Daily Work

by Kyle Massey 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Arkansas builders are incorporating solar energy into everyday projects, from residences to commercial businesses to schools to prisons.

Comparing Metro Area Living Standards (James Bullard Commentary)

by James Bullard 4/16/2018 12:00 am

The results of this analysis show the importance of adjusting for price differences across regions when comparing living standards.

Listen Up, PR People (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 4/16/2018 12:00 am

If you have a story to pitch me, bring it on. But I never forget that I'm working for my readers, not your client.

Alan Nansel Named VP at Worklio (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Alan Nansel has been hired as vice president of implementation services for Worklio of Miami, a job he will perform from his home in Maumelle.

Stephens, Economics Arkansas Launch Free Enterprise Education Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 09:14 am

Stephens Inc. of Little Rock and Economics Arkansas, an educational nonprofit, have created an umbrella PreK-12 program focused on free enterprise education for schools and students across the state.

Modern Workplace Evolving Beyond Home, Office

by Kyle Massey 4/9/2018 12:00 am

More companies now offer flexible and remote work options, but businesses like Bank of America and IBM have called workers back to the office.