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Teresa Sutterfield To Manage Mountain View Service for Stone Bank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/14/2016 12:00 am

Teresa Sutterfield's 37-year banking career includes positions as assistant vice president and branch manager for First Security Bank and branch manager for the Bank of Mountain View.

Medical Marijuana: A Fact of Life for Arkansas Employers (Stuart Jackson Commentary)

by Stuart Jackson 11/10/2016 09:57 am

Arkansas is the latest of many states to allow medical marijuana. What does the new law do, and how will it play out in the Arkansas workplace?

Tech Park Votes on Metrocentre Plan, Promotional Video

by Sarah Campbell 11/10/2016 09:45 am

The Little Rock Technology Park Authority Board votes to approve a proposal to make dormant, rather than dissolve, the Metrocentre Improvement District, which has one outstanding bond attached to it.

Robert L. Johnson to Speak at Little Rock Chamber's 151st Meeting

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/8/2016 11:36 am

Robert L. Johnson, founder of The RLJ Companies and Black Entertainment Television (BET), will be the featured speaker at the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce's 151st annual meeting on Nov. 18.

Murphy USA Income Down in Third Quarter

by Kyle Massey 11/7/2016 04:25 pm

The El Dorado-based gasoline retailer states third-quarter net income of $45.5 million, or $1.16 per diluted share, falling short of analysts' estimates.

WD&D Architects Expands Offices with Hires, Promotions (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Nate Martin, Brian Self and Elisha Taldo have joined the Little Rock office of WD&D Architects, and Joshua Ruminer has joined the Fayetteville office.

Pair Promoted at Robert Half (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Stephanie Shine and Christopher Chunn have been promoted at Robert Half Finance & Accounting in Little Rock.

D1 Development Attracts $3.1 Million Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 11/7/2016 12:00 am

An affiliate of the Store Capital real estate investment trust in Scottsdale, Arizona, purchased the D1 project at 10 Viewpointe Cove. The seller is WB Sports of Little Rock LLC, led by Will Bartholomew.

CDS Crime Cams Give Agencies Extra Eyes

by Sarah Campbell 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Cellular Data Solutions of Bryant announced last week that its new Crime Cam can send real-time video of a robbery at a business to the police.

Voluntary Plans Add Challenges, Opportunities for USAble Life's Jim Casey

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Jim Casey is the president and CEO of USAble Life and its holding company, Life & Specialty Ventures LLC of Little Rock. t has more than 500 employees and provides ancillary insurance, including life, disability and dental coverage.

Phil Baldwin, Susan Miller Receive Lifetime Honors at CFO Awards

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/3/2016 11:38 am

Phil Baldwin, president and CEO of Citizens Bank of Batesville, and Susan M. Miller, a partner at BKD LLP of Little Rock, receive lifetime achievement honors at the Arkansas Business CFO of the Year Awards.

Report: Economic Uncertainty at All-Time High for Small Businesses

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/2/2016 09:58 am

Small business owners can't anticipate the direction of the economy, don't know whether it's a good time to invest, and aren't sure whether to hire new workers, according to the NFIB Uncertainty Index.

Survey: 42 Percent of Arkansans Expect Personal Financial Situation to Improve Soon

by Alexis Crowe 11/1/2016 11:14 am

Arkansans' expectations of their personal financial situations in the future have improved since March, even if they say their personal finances have not changed much from a year ago, a new survey finds.

At 5, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art Transforms Bentonville

by Jan Cottingham 10/31/2016 12:00 am

There are any number of ways to try to gauge the impact — economic and otherwise — Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has had on Bentonville, on Arkansas and beyond since its opening Nov. 11, 2011.

Repair Shop Claims Agri Exemption Over Overtime Rules

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/31/2016 12:00 am

The attorney for a Craighead County company that has been accused of not paying overtime to its workers said the business was exempt from paying overtime.

Arkansas Truckers Looking Forward to New Logging Laws

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/31/2016 12:00 am

Some transportation executives say things will improve in 2017 thanks to new laws requiring trucks to have electronic logging systems.

The Shoppes At Har-Ber Sell for $8.8M (NWA Real Deals)

by Marty Cook 10/31/2016 12:00 am

Oklahoma investor Raymond Merrill leads Shoppes at Har-Ber Lakes LLC, which bought a 90 percent share of the 62,000-SF retail center.

Pot Talk: Burning Questions From Employers About Legalization (Commentary)

by Jennifer Chang and Bruce Cross 10/31/2016 12:00 am

If passed, ballot initiatives supporting the legalization of marijuana for medical use should prompt employers to address the complex workplace issues that would inevitably arise.

Transport Firms Turn to Independent Drivers To Reduce Expenses

by Marty Cook 10/31/2016 12:00 am

The modern days of owner-operator drivers may be different from the good old days, when a driver bought his own truck and hired himself out to anyone who needed a load delivered. The expense of equipment, maintenance and fuel has made trucking a hard road for most pure independents.

Arvest-Central Arkansas CEO Jim Cargill on the Difference Between Service and Expense

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/31/2016 12:00 am

Jim Cargill has been with Arvest for more than 30 years, where he is currently president & CEO of Arvest Bank-Central Arkansas.

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