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Nancy Gray Named New Director of UAMS BioVentures

Nancy Gray, the new director of UAMS BioVentures, has more than 30 years of experience in biomedical industries, including medicinal chemistry research, management of pharmaceutical research and development, and business operations. read more >

Niel Crowson Appointed to A-State Board of Trustees (Movers & Shakers)

Niel Crowson of Jonesboro, a 1975 graduate of Arkansas State University, has been appointed to a five-year term on the ASU Board of Trustees. Crowson currently serves as president and CEO of E.C. Barton & Co., one of Arkansas' largest privately owned businesses. read more >

Centennial Bank Names Greg Sanson Division President

Greg Sanson, a lifelong resident of Faulkner County, has more than 13 years of banking experience. His new responsibilities at Centennial Bank will include overseeing all areas of the Conway, North Central Arkansas and Alabama markets. read more >

Beall Barclay Adds Two to Team (Movers & Shakers)

Josh Masters has been admitted as a member of Beall Barclay & Co. PLC, and Travis Teague has been admitted as a member of Beall Barclay Wealth Management LLC, both in Fort Smith. read more >

Pope Moseley Named New Dean of UAMS College of Medicine

Dr. Pope Moseley has been named dean of the College of Medicine and executive vice chancellor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, effective July 15. Moseley succeeds Dr. G. Richard Smith, who has served as College of Medicine dean and vice chancellor of UAMS for the past two years. read more >

CareLink Elects Board Directors (Movers & Shakers)

John Davis, president of First Security Bank in North Little Rock, has been elected to the CareLink board of directors, and Stacy Duckett of Southwest Power Pool has been named chair of the 2015 board. read more >

Baldwin & Shell Appoints Mica Strother as New VP

Mica Strother has joined Baldwin & Shell Construction Co. in Little Rock as vice president of marketing and business development. Strother will implement a new sales and marketing program that will help position Baldwin & Shell as the company expands into new markets. read more >

Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield Promotes Two (Movers & Shakers)

Dan Stevens has been named director of provider network operations with Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield in Little Rock and Joy Evans has been named director of internal operations training. read more >

Max Greenwood Moves to Media Relations for Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield

Max Greenwood has been named director of governmental and media relations for Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield in Little Rock. Greenwood assumes responsibility for state and federal government relations and serves as the Arkansas Blue Cross spokesperson and media contact. read more >

Relyance Bank Promotes Eight (Movers & Shakers)

Chris Cummings, Jeremy Lambert, Scott Socia, Rebecca Stone, Alicia Nixon, Heather Fry, Karen Hall and Carrie Hall have been promoted within Relyance Bank in Pine Bluff. read more >