Media & Marketing Archive

Bacigalupi Has New Hope for Star Wars Musuem

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Former Crystal Bridges president Don Bacigalupi looking to San Francisco for Lucas Museum of Narrative Art.

North of Eden (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 7/18/2016 12:00 am

My husband and I, essentially empty-nesters except for the college senior we left at home to care for Scully the dog and Fox the cat, headed north to escape the Arkansas heat.

Aristotle App BeaconSage Wins International Award

by Sarah Campbell 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Little Rock web developer Aristotle announced that its new product, BeaconSage, had attracted worldwide attention by winning an Umbraco Award for Best Technical Solution at Codegarden, an international conference for developers held in June in Odense, Denmark.

The Historic Arlington, Still Vital (Ray Hanley Commentary)

by Ray Hanley 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Once the largest hotel in the state, the Arlington Hotel's role in the development of Hot Springs has earned its position in the history and economy of the city.

UA Journalism Gets $1M

by Marty Cook 7/14/2016 12:52 pm

The University of Arkansas announced Thursday a $1 million donation from alumna Sue Walk Burnett for the Department of Journalism.

Field Agent Unveils Online Back-to-School Resource Center

by Sarah Campbell 7/11/2016 12:57 pm

Field Agent of Fayetteville unveiled its online resource center "The Back-to-School Locker" for brands and retailers this week.

Update: THV's Alyse Eady Moving Up to Atlanta TV

by Kyle Massey 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Alyse Eady of KTHV-TV, Channel 11, announced on her Facebook page late Monday that she is headed for Atlanta, America's No. 9 TV market, after five years as an anchor of "THV This Morning."

Davidge Sues Soul of the South Investors

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

Some debt disputes and lawsuits have made the scene since an ownership change visited a broadcast facility and its media gateway operations in west Little Rock.

Feature Film 'Antiquities' To Begin Filming This Fall

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

“Antiquities,” a feature film written by Arkansas' Graham Gordy and directed by Arkansan Daniel Campbell will start shooting this fall in Arkansas. directed by Arkansan Daniel Campbell, who also co-wrote the movie, is expected to have a 28-day shooting schedule and be finished by the end of the year.

Verizon Arena On Track for Biggest Revenue Year Ever

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

From the outside looking in, 2016 is producing a bumper crop of crowd-drawing entertainment at North Little Rock's Verizon Arena. A banner-year-in-the-making forecast holds up to review by the ultimate arena insider.

Canceled Thunder on the Mountain Music Festival Leads to Lawsuits

by Mark Friedman 7/11/2016 12:00 am

The canceled Thunder on the Mountain music event, planned for near Ozark, has led to dueling lawsuits and a class-action claim on behalf of ticket holders.

Matt McLeod Fine Art Opens in Downtown Little Rock

by Cimber Winfrey 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Matt McLeod Fine Art of Little Rock houses an eclectic mix of contemporary art by owner Matt McLeod and other professional artists in and outside Arkansas.

CJRW Marks a Year as a Main Street Mainstay

by Kyle Massey 7/11/2016 12:00 am

When Mark Raines peeked inside the Fulk Building a couple of years ago, he couldn't believe CJRW was considering it as a future home. The historic building at Main and Third streets in Little Rock had long been the home of Bennett's Military Supplies.

Journalists Say Farewell to Newsman Ed Gray

by Kyle Massey 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Ed Gray, a longtime Little Rock newspaperman who loved books, animals and proper use of the English language, died July 2 at age 69.

Politics as Usual? (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 7/11/2016 12:00 am

The reporting that uncovered Maggio's corruption and the reporting that continues to reveal the tentacles of improper influence have been a great service to the state.

Keys to a Fast Professional Start (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

by Jim Karrh 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Here are three practices that should help graduate business students — and anyone who wants to get off to a fast start in his career — to stand out among the waves of millennial professionals.

Bob Qualls Named Journalism Educator of the Year by APA (Movers & Shakers)

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

Bob Qualls, adjunct instructor of journalism at Lyon College, recently received the Journalism Educator of the Year Award at the Arkansas Press Association's convention in Bentonville.

Design Group Wins $220K Little Rock Wastewater Contract

by Kyle Massey 7/7/2016 10:24 am

The Design Group, a Little Rock marketing firm, has won a two-year, $220,000 contract to help Little Rock Wastewater, the city's sewer service provider, develop public education and outreach programs.

Former Associate of John Rogers Sentenced for Mail, Wire Fraud

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/4/2016 12:00 am

Mark Theotikos was sentenced to 12 months and a day in federal prison several weeks ago for his part in a shill bidding scheme at Mastro Auctions.

When Voting Matters: Always (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 7/4/2016 12:00 am

The internet provides unparalleled opportunities to educate, but not every source is equally credible, and people must learn to distinguish those that are; they must learn to use the power of the internet for good.