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Simmons Bank Buys Acxiom Building in Downtown Little Rock

by George Waldon 3/10/2017 10:39 am

Simmons Bank of Pine Bluff bought the 12-story Acxiom Building in downtown Little Rock, and Acxiom Corp. will move its headquarters back to Conway, where it was founded, the two companies announced Friday.

Truck-Lite Partners With NanoMech of Springdale

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/7/2017 10:05 am

Truck-Lite Co. LLC of Falconer, New York, recently announced its exclusive long-term partnership with NanoMech of Springdale.

Amazon Shares Echo Data with Arkansas Prosecutor in Murder Case

by Associated Press 3/7/2017 07:06 am

Amazon dropped its fight against a subpoena in an Arkansas murder case after the defendant said he wouldn't mind if the company shared data gathered by an Amazon Echo device.

What Is Economic Nationalism? (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

by Craig Douglass 3/6/2017 12:00 am

Consumers need to understand that the cost of a move toward economic nationalism is a cost that will be borne by us all.

Time to Unplug? (Sonya Premeaux Commentary)

by Sonya Premeaux 3/6/2017 12:00 am

Cramming more work in a day through electronic devices may backfire.

Stuck Associates Add Colton Ferrell to Staff (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/6/2017 12:00 am

Colton Ferrell has been hired by Stuck Associates in Little Rock as a building information modeling (BIM) technician.

WorkHound Raises $500K from Investors

by Sarah Campbell 3/2/2017 10:17 am

WorkHound, a software platform developed to help trucking companies be more profitable by retaining drivers, has raised $500,000 to grow the startup and add to its team.

Windstream Reports 4Q, Fiscal Net Losses

by Lance Turner and Sarah Campbell 3/1/2017 07:06 am

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock reports net losses in its fourth quarter and fiscal years, while its CEO said the company expanded enterprise service revenue for the year and rolled out premium products to new customers.

TeleComp Computers Services, IPC Communications Merge

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/28/2017 12:22 pm

Beaty Capital Group Inc. on Tuesday announced its involvement in the merger of TeleComp Computers Services Inc. of Bentonville and IPC Communications LLC of Rogers.

Paul D. Kanneman Named CIO at Simmons Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/28/2017 10:04 am

Simmons Bank says Paul D. Kanneman joined the company as executive vice president and chief information officer.

Windstream, EarthLink Complete Merger

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 08:44 am

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock completes its previously announced merger with EarthLink Holdings Corp. of Atlanta, after the both companies' shareholders approved the deal on Friday.

SPONSORED: Derrick Hamilton Creates Fun, Finds Success

by 2/27/2017 08:00 am

Throughout his adult life, there are two things of which Derrick Hamilton has always been certain and these have served as beacons when life was murky and the path to success clouded.

Architect Compensation in Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 12:00 am

The mean annual wage for architects in Arkansas in 2015 was $68,540 compared with $82,850 nationally, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

MAHG Architect Travis Bartlett at Home with Sustainable Design

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 12:00 am

Since joining MAHG Architecture in 1996, Travis R. Bartlett has been responsible for the design of civic, health care, commercial, residential and higher education projects.

Windstream, EarthLink Stockholders Approve Merger

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/24/2017 04:13 pm

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock announced Friday that its stockholders and EarthLink Holdings Corp. of Atlanta's stockholders approved on Friday the merger of the two companies.

CS&L to Change Name, Buy Hunt Telecom for $170M

by Lance Turner 2/24/2017 09:56 am

Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. of Little Rock announces another acquisition and said it will change its name to Uniti Group Inc. effective Monday.

Little Rock Tech Park Announces 5 More Tenants

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/21/2017 09:11 am

The Little Rock Technology Park on Tuesday named five new tenants for its Phase 1 facility set to open March 1 at 417 Main St. in downtown Little Rock.

Biggest Deals in Arkansas Rise 11 Percent in 2016

by Jan Cottingham 2/20/2017 12:00 am

Both the value and the volume of mergers and acquisitions in Arkansas rose last year, with the value increasing 11 percent to $9.8 billion and the volume rising 10 percent to 92.

Long After Going Cellular, David Martin Still Selling

by Kyle Massey 2/20/2017 12:00 am

When Alltel Corp. first considered getting into cellphones, David Martin had to figure out not just how to sell them, but truly whether they could be sold at all.

Mathis, Arnold Named Top Executives at Arkansas Business of the Year Awards

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/17/2017 07:00 am

Rusty Mathis of Ben E. Keith Foods and Betsy Broyles Arnold of the Frank & Barbara Broyles Legacy Foundation win executive of the year awards at the 29th annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards.

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