Technology Archive

Bespoke Media Growing, Set to Tell Al Bell Story

by Mark Carter 11/16/2015 12:00 am

Little Rock's recently expanded Bespoke Media Group will produce a “docu-series” of Arkansas native Al Bell, the renowned music executive and songwriter.

Windstream Spinoff CS&L Reports 3Q Net Income of $9.4M

by Alexis Hosticka 11/13/2015 09:24 am

Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. of Little Rock reports third-quarter net income of $9.4 million, or 6 cents per share.

Hutchinson: Focused on Economic Development Through Education, Trips Abroad

by Alexis Hosticka 11/12/2015 02:11 pm

At the 87th annual Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce meeting, Gov. Asa Hutchinson speaks on his computer education program and plans to attract Chinese and Japanese business prospects to Arkansas.

Tech Park Board Gives Birch Raise, Braces for Eminent Domain

by Mark Carter 11/12/2015 10:05 am

The Little Rock Technology Park Authority Board on Wednesday voted to give its director a 5 percent raise and braced for a possible eminent domain lawsuit.

Acxiom Appoints Terilyn Monroe Chief People and Culture Officer

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/12/2015 08:53 am

Terilyn Monroe was appointed Tuesday as Acxiom's new Chief People and Culture Officer and Senior Vice President of Human Resources.

Windstream Aims to Further Monetize Current Customers

by Alexis Hosticka 11/11/2015 03:54 pm

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock will focus on growing current customer relationships and increasing sales to those customers in the coming year, according to President and CEO Tony Thomas.

Arkansas Research Alliance Gets $764K FDA Contract for Cancer Research

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/11/2015 01:20 pm

The Arkansas Research Alliance announced Wednesday a $764,000 contract with the Food And Drug Administration to determine if new approaches can be developed to screen for lung cancer with a blood test.

Wal-Mart VP: Human Resources Management Evolves With Technology

by Marty Cook 11/11/2015 09:50 am

Managing human resources, like just about every other facet of running a business, has changed with and because of technology.

Jeff Standridge of Newly Launched Cadron Creek Capital Talks Conway Investment

by Mark Carter 11/11/2015 09:34 am

Acxiom Vice President Jeff Standridge believes Conway is overdue to make its own mark on the state's tech startup ecosystem and hopes his new fund can help.

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.

Lofty Labs Gains Height in Fayetteville Square

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

Lofty Labs, a Web development consultancy, moved in late October to a third-floor space at 1 E. Center Street on the downtown Fayetteville Square.

Your Tax Dollars At Work (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 11/9/2015 12:00 am

When I saw that Milligan had taken it upon himself to buy an online financial education program for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade students, I immediately dismissed it as a political publicity stunt — the kind of thing he should have raised private money to do. After talking with him and his assistant chief of staff, Grant Wallace, for an hour, I still think so.

Amy Dunn Johnson on How Pro Bono Work Helps More Than Just Arkansas' Poor

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

Amy Dunn Johnson and Vince Morris, director of the Arkansas Legal Services Partnerships and the Arkansas Pro Bono Partnership, in October received the 2015 Marie Award recognizing outstanding Arkansans who have advanced the public interest by word, action and example through interfaith engagement and civic service.

Windstream Reports $7.2M Net Loss, Plans to Sell CSAL Stake

by Alexis Hosticka 11/5/2015 09:25 am

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock reports a third quarter net loss of $7.2 million compared to a net profit of $8 million or seven cents per share in the same quarter last year.

Comcast Expanding Data Caps to Little Rock, Other Markets

by Associated Press 11/5/2015 06:54 am

Comcast is further expanding its Internet data caps to new markets in 5 Southern states. The cable company is rolling out more caps as the Internet becomes an increasingly popular way to watch TV.

Acxiom Returns to Profitability With 2Q Net Income of $10.7M

by Lance Turner 11/4/2015 03:44 pm

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock reports second-quarter net income of $10.7 million, or 14 cents per share, a big swing from a loss of $1.5 million, or 2 cents per share, in the same quarter last year.

UALR to Lead Big Data Effort in Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2015 11:17 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will serve as the Arkansas hub for a big data collaboration involving 16 Southern states and the District of Columbia.

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.

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.