Media & Marketing Archive

Field Agent Finds Veterans Do Appreciate Marketing Support

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/9/2015 12:00 am

Field Agent of Fayetteville posted a blog that revealed the results of its latest survey, in which it asked veterans for their thoughts on companies' military marketing and promotions.

Griffin, Anthony New Hires at Sells Agency (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/9/2015 12:00 am

Vince Griffin and Hollis Anthony have joined The Sells Agency of Little Rock.

Low Polling Drags Mike Huckabee to Undercard Debate

by Associated Press 11/6/2015 07:33 am

Two candidates who have been part of each of the prime-time Republican debates so far, Chris Christie and Mike Huckabee, have been demoted to next week's undercard event because of low national poll numbers.

Wingfield, Roberts Honored for Lifetime Achievement at CFO of the Year Event

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/5/2015 10:04 am

Gena Wingfield, CFO of Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock, and Bob Roberts, CFO at Baptist Health in Little Rock, were honored with lifetime achievement awards at the Arkansas Business CFO of the Year luncheon on Wednesday.

Venture Center, UALR Partner on '2 Days to Startup'

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2015 11:15 am

The program brings business professionals, entrepreneurs and students together for a problem-solving competition in which participants create products and services.

Poll: Arkansas Politics Steady, Support of Medical Marijuana Up

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2015 11:04 am

The political views of Arkansans haven't changed, but their view of medical marijuana has, according to the 17th annual Arkansas Poll from the University of Arkansas released Wednesday.

Tina McCord Wins InnovateHER Competition at Innovation Hub

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2015 10:21 am

Tina McCord's Zuni Learning Tree was named the winner of the first InnovateHER contest held at the Innovation Hub in North Little Rock.

Team SI Adds CTO Position, Expands Services

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2015 09:03 am

Little Rock digital marketing firm Team SI has added Alex Hood as its new chief technology officer and announced an expansion of services to include custom-built analytics.

Little Rock's iProv Acquires Lucky Mule Marketing

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/2/2015 12:52 pm

Little Rock digital marketing firm iProv LLC has acquired Lucky Mule Marketing of Little Rock. President and CEO RJ Martino of iProv said his firm made the move to expand its digital strategy services and marketing expertise. The price of the sale was not disclosed.

Sumotext Adding Clients, Making Home in Downtown LR

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/2/2015 12:00 am

Little Rock mobile messaging provider Sumotext recently landed another major national client: Avis/Budget Group.

Noble Impact To Screen Award-Winning Film, 'Most Likely to Succeed'

by Mark Carter 11/2/2015 12:00 am

Little Rock's Noble Impact, the nonprofit that works in partnership with the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service to promote social-based student entrepreneurship, will screen the award-winning documentary “Most Likely to Succeed” in Fort Smith and Little Rock.

Arkansas Times Publisher Not Celebrating End of Sync

by Mark Carter 11/2/2015 12:00 am

Alan Leveritt, publisher of Little Rock's free weekly Arkansas Times, said he sympathizes with the decision to drop Sync.

Eliza Borné Named New Editor at Oxford American

by Mark Carter 11/2/2015 12:00 am

Eliza Borné replaces Roger Hodge, who left in June for a job at The Intercept and is still listed as editor-at-large on the OA masthead.

CBS Sportscaster Jim Nantz Headed to Little Rock

by Mark Carter 11/2/2015 12:00 am

Jim Nantz, lead play-by-play man for CBS Sports, will be in Little Rock on Nov. 23 to help raise awareness of Alzheimer's disease.

Delta Challenge Pitch Contest Set for LR

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2015 10:09 am

A project of the Delta Regional Authority, the competition aims to attract entrepreneurs from Arkansas and the entire Delta region to pitch their ideas for a fellowship with the Delta Entrepreneurship Network.

Power Technology Installing Laser Projection System at Robinson Theater

by Mark Carter 10/27/2015 11:18 am

The theater will be the first in Arkansas to use a laser light engine for cimema projection and one of just a few cinemas in the world powered by laser light.

Alice Walton 'Drawls' a Crowd in New York City

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/26/2015 12:00 am

The 2015 National Arts Awards were presented last week in New York by Americans for the Arts, and Alice Walton was a winner, along with Sophia Loren, Lady Gaga and Herbie Hancock, among others.

QuBowl Awaits Quiz Results

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/26/2015 12:00 am

QuBowl is an online training program that helps students from grade school to high school prepare for Quiz Bowl competitions. QuBowl's program allows students the flexibility to train in weak areas while allowing coaches to track the work habits and progress of their students.

Big Data Means Big Business for Arkansas Banks

by Marty Cook 10/26/2015 12:00 am

The Northwest Arkansas Technology Council recently held a panel discussion on big data, and Kinsey was one of the featured panelists. The panel discussion was about how companies can use information gleaned from the production of so much data in today's world.

Kathy Marchese On Fast Track at Magic Springs (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/26/2015 12:00 am

Kathy Marchese has been named director of marketing and sales at Magic Springs Water & Theme Park in Hot Springs.