Bob East Talks About New Direction of Advanced Cabling Systems

Bob East Talks About New Direction of Advanced Cabling Systems
Robert EastChairman of the Little Rock general contracting firm of East-Harding Inc.

Bob East discusses the factors that led him to sell Advanced Cabling Systems last month.
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Bold Team Provides Peek at Arkansas' First Legal Pot Operation This article is available only in print.

Bold Team LLC is growing the state's first legal marijuana in Cotton Plant. Arkansas Business took a tour of the company's $6 million operation.
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In Buyers' Market, Little Rock Office Towers Look to Sell This article is available only in print.

With several big pieces of the downtown Little Rock skyline in play, it's a tower buyer's market. Amid a stagnant office market, for-sale signs are competing with space for rent. Leading the way is the 24-story Bank of America Plaza.
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