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Tonya Gierke Adds Malpractice Experience to Friday Eldredge & Clark (Movers & Shakers)

Tonya S. Gierke has joined the health care law practice group at the Little Rock law firm of Friday Eldredge & Clark LLP. read more >

Muhammad Waqas Joins CHI St. Vincent Heart Staff (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Muhammad Waqas has joined CHI St. Vincent Heart Clinic in Little Rock as a cardiologist. Waqas will focus on adult cardiac and general thoracic surgery. He will also treat patients with congestive heart failure. read more >

Sandy Straessle Hired at Stone Bank (Movers & Shakers)

Sandy Straessle has been named a customer service manager for the Little Rock branch of Stone Bank of Mountain View. read more >

UAMS Awards Sheldon Riklon with Endowment (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Sheldon Riklon has been invested as the inaugural holder of the Peter O. Kohler M.D. Endowed Distinguished Professorship in Health Disparities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. read more >

Neil Hubbard Moves Into GM Slot for Coldwell Banker NWA Offices (Movers & Shakers)

Neil Hubbard has been named general manager at Coldwell Banker Harris McHaney & Faucette in Fayetteville. Hubbard will be responsible for sales, marketing, operations and training for four offices in northwest Arkansas. read more >

Pam Kindall Nationally Recognized for Pharmacy Work (Movers & Shakers)

Pam Kindall, director of pharmacy services at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center at Harrison, has been named National Outstanding Buyer of the Year by the National Pharmacy Purchasing Association. read more >

Katie Chandler Promoted at HoganTaylor (Movers & Shakers)

Katie Chandler has been promoted to tax partner at the Little Rock office of accounting firm HoganTaylor LLP. Chandler, a certified public accountant, was previously with the Little Rock accounting firm of Hart Chandler & Associates PLLC, which merged with HoganTaylor in 2015. read more >

Pam Mullenix To Manage Oaklawn Operations (Movers & Shakers)

Pam Mullenix has been promoted to the a newly created position of facilities operations manager at Oaklawn Racing & Gaming in Hot Springs. read more >

W. James Chon Switches to UAMS To Lead Transplant Program (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. W. James Chon has been appointed to manage the Renal Transplant Program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences as medical director. Chon will also serve as an associate professor of medicine at the UAMS College of Medicine. read more >

Nick McCarthy Makes Move to Media & More (Movers & Shakers)

Nick McCarthy has been hired as an account services coordinator at Media & More Consulting of Little Rock. McCarthy will be responsible for branding and media strategies. read more >