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Arvest Adds Bill Jeffs to Central Arkansas Team (Movers & Shakers)

Bill Jeffs has joined Arvest Bank in central Arkansas as a wealth management and regional investment officer. Jeffs has more than 40 years of experience, including executive management positions in several large, multinational financial service firms. read more >

Tim Gunter To Lead New Band Program at Central Baptist College (Movers & Shakers)

Tim Gunter, the director of athletic bands at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville for 15 years, has been named director of bands and an associate professor of music for Central Baptist College's new band program. read more >

Dewayne Douglas Named as Jonesboro HR Director (Movers & Shakers)

Dewayne Douglas has been announced by Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin as the next director of human resources for the city. read more >

Scott Pace Promoted at Arkansas Pharmacists Association (Movers & Shakers)

Scott Pace has been named executive vice president and chief executive officer of the Arkansas Pharmacists Association after previously serving as the association's chief operating officer. read more >

Amy Markham Made Partner at Spicer Rudstrom (Movers & Shakers)

Amy Markham has been promoted to partner at Spicer Rudstrom PLLC in Little Rock, a law firm with offices across Arkansas and Tennessee that focuses on companies seeking business, legal and litigation services. read more >

Scott Tollett Promoted at Ritter Communications (Movers & Shakers)

Scott Tollett has been named senior vice president and general manager of Ritter Communications' enterprise and wholesale services division in Jonesboro. read more >

Oaklawn, Mid-America Museum Make Moves in Hot Springs (Movers & Shakers)

Brad Keller has been named controller for Oaklawn Racing & Gaming while Harmony Morrissey has been named director of development for the Mid-America Science Museum read more >

Waco Title Hires Two at Little Rock Location (Movers & Shakers)

Clay Partridge and Leslie Martin have joined Waco Title Co.'s Little Rock office. Partridge will now act as the central Arkansas area manager and Martin will act as a closing agent. read more >

National Association of Economic Educators Elect Sue Owens as President (Movers & Shakers)

Sue Owens, executive director of Economics Arkansas, a private non-profit educational organization in Little Rock, has been elected to serve as the 2016 president of the National Association of Economic Educators. Owens served as president-elect in 2015 after serving three years on the NAEE executive committee. read more >

CJRW Fills Two Positions (Movers & Shakers)

Kerry Johnsonhas been promoted to print production and traffic director in the creative division at CJRW in Little Rock. Heidi Damron has been hired by CJRW as ad coordinator in the travel and tourism division. read more >