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Colliers International Adds Meredith Gann to Little Rock Office (Movers & Shakers)

Meredith Gann has joined the management team at Colliers International Arkansas of Little Rock as a property manager. Gann will oversee a 231,150-SF portfolio that includes University Tower, the Huron Building in Little Rock and Eagle Mountain Shopping Center in Batesville. read more >

A-State's Jason Penry Receives Circle of Excellence Award (Movers & Shakers)

Jason C. Penry, vice chancellor for university advancement at Arkansas State University, was one of six recipients of the 2016 LSU-Shreveport Circle of Excellence Award, honoring alumni for leadership and professional achievements. Ruth Hawkins, director of the Arkansas State University Heritage Sites program, was recently awarded a lifetime achievement award at the 75th annual awards banquet of the Arkansas Historical Association read more >

Lee Welfel Named President of Eagle Bank Mortgage (Movers & Shakers)

Lee Welfel was recently promoted to president of Eagle Bank Mortgage of Little Rock. Welfel joined the company in 2014 as executive vice president and sales manager with nine years of experience in the mortgage industry. read more >

Amy Baker Moves to Management at Blue Cross & Blue Shield (Movers & Shakers)

Amy Baker has been promoted to manager of financial systems at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Little Rock. read more >

Attorney Scott Morgan Honored for Pro Bono Work (Movers & Shakers)

Scott Morgan, attorney at PPGMR Law PLLC, was recently selected as Pulaski County Vocals 2016 Attorney of the Year. read more >

Josh Hollander Hired as HR Head at Rockfish (Movers & Shakers)

Josh Hollander has joined the management team at Rockfish of Rogers as human resource manager. read more >

Cloyes Gear & Products Recognized for Steel Sprockets (Movers & Shakers)

Jeffery Hamilton, vice president of engineering at Cloyes Gear & Products Inc. of Subiaco (Logan County), recently accepted an Award of Distinction in the automotive engine category at the 2016 Powder Metallurgy Design Excellence Awards Competition, alongside his colleagues Jerry Falleur, senior powder metallurgy engineer, and Suresh Shah, chief metallurgist. read more >

Paul Speer Named VP of Cline Construction (Movers & Shakers)

Paul Speer has been promoted to vice president of Cline Construction Group in North Little Rock. read more >

Acosta's Carlen Hooker Honored by Progressive Grocer (Movers & Shakers)

Carlen Hooker, senior vice president of business solutions at Acosta of Bentonville, was one of four Acosta executives recognized as Progressive Grocer's 2016 Top Women in Grocery. read more >

Ashley Buchman Moves Into Vice Chancellor Slot at ASU-Newport (Movers & Shakers)

Ashley Buchman was recently promoted to vice chancellor for student affairs at Arkansas State University-Newport. read more >