2013 Arkansas Business of the Year Winners

Since 1988, Arkansas Business has honored the state's top executives, small businesses and nonprofits with the annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards. Readers make nominations and an independent panel of judges selects the winners. Here are profiles and videos of the best and brightest of the state's business community.

Sam Alley Business Executive of the Year Little Rock
Brian Itzkowitz Nonprofit Executive of the Year Little Rock
Economics Arkansas Nonprofit Organization of the Year Little Rock
Buffalo Outdoor Center Category I (1-25 Employees) Ponca
All-Clean USA Category II (26-75 Employees) Jonesboro
Tankersley Food Service Inc. Category III (76-300 Employees) Van Buren

2013 Arkansas Community Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation Awards

Since 2001, Arkansas Business has partnered with the Arkansas Community Foundation to present the organization's Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation Awards, which honors businesses that are committed to good citizenship and worthy philanthropic endeavors.

The 2013 Finalists

Category II
(31-55 employees)

Category III
(56-100 employees)

Nonprofit Organization
of the Year

Nonprofit Executive
of the Year

Executive
of the Year

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