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Michael Hocutt Selected To Head General Contractors Association (Movers & Shakers)

Michael Hocutt, president of Clark Power Corp. of Little Rock, has been chosen to lead the Associated General Contractors of Arkansas as 2015 president. Hocutt represents the utility division and has 37 years of industry experience. read more >

Amy Lomon Joins Beall Barclay & Co as Business Development, Marketing Director

Amy Lomon will be responsible for company marketing and advertising planning, providing support for internal team marketing efforts and finding business growth opportunities. read more >

Entergy Arkansas Elevates Three to Economic Development Team (Movers & Shakers)

Clarissa McWherter, Chris Murphy and Russell Harris have joined Entergy Arkansas in Little Rock as members of the economic development team. read more >

ClearPointe Puts Eloy De La O On as Chief Business Officer

Eloy De La O will be responsible for sales team leadership, revenue growth, product and vendor selection and operations management in his new role as chief business officer for ClearPointe, a remote manager of IT infrastructure and business applications based in Little Rock. read more >

Development Duo Joins Centennial Bank in Jonesboro (Movers & Shakers)

Joey Speir and Brock Ferguson have joined Centennial Bank in Jonesboro as business development officers. read more >

J.D. Lowery Takes Lead for Community Development at Arkansas Electric Co-ops

J.D. Lowery of Maumelle has been named manager of community and economic development for the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas. Lowery previously served as director of the Arkansas Energy Office. read more >

Steve Massanelli Returns to His Roots in Joining Simmons First National

In joining Simmons First National Corp., Steve Massanelli is returning to his geographic roots: He is a native of Pine Bluff who began his career with Simmons First National Bank as an assistant vice president of correspondent banking. read more >

Angela Wilcoxon, Janet Moore Join Citizens Bank of Batesville (Movers & Shakers)

Angela Wilcoxon has been promoted to senior vice president of enterprise risk management for Citizens Bank in Batesville. Janet Moore has joined Citizens Bank in Batesville as senior vice president of operations. She will lead account services and information technology. read more >

Tony Houston Replaces Thomas Fitz as President of CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs

Effective Dec. 22, Tony Houston will be president of CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs, the former Mercy facility that CHI St. Vincent acquired in April. He will replace Thomas Fitz, who had served as interim president since the acquisition. Houston will report to Chad Aduddell, EVP and COO of CHI St. Vincent. read more >

Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department Hits High Road with 5 Promotions (Movers & Shakers)

Lorie Tudor, Emanuel Banks, Tony Sullivan, Kevin Thornton and Joe Sartini were promoted with the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department at its central office in Little Rock. read more >