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Brent Medders Awarded for Positive Domino's Effect (Movers & Shakers)

Brent Medders, owner of 22 Domino's Pizza stores throughout Arkansas, was recently awarded the International Franchise Association Gold Franny Award for operational excellence for the fourth consecutive year. read more >

CHI St. VIncent Adds Frances Radkey to Hot Springs Village Facility (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. Frances A. Radkey recently joined the staff of CHI St. Vincent Primary Care-Village in Hot Springs Village. Radkey, a board-certified internal medicine physician, works specifically in preventive health care and in the management of chronic health issues such as diabetes, high blood pressure, thyroid disorders and heart disease. read more >

Kimbel Mechanical Elevates Two in Springdale (Movers & Shakers)

Dale Tuttle and Bryan Williams have been promoted to quality control manager and director of the custom homes division at Kimbel Mechanical Systems Inc. of Springdale. read more >

Stone Bank VP Blake Fletcher Named President of Leadership Council (Movers & Shakers)

Blake Fletcher, vice president of commercial lending at Stone Bank of Little Rock, was recently appointed president of the 2016-17 emerging leaders section council at the Arkansas Bankers Association Leadership Conference in Fayetteville on June 17. read more >

Wanda King, Debbie Gunter Promoted at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield (Movers & Shakers)

Wanda King and Debbie Gunter have been promoted to federal employee program operations manager and director of performance management and special investigations at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Little Rock. read more >

US Marshals Museum Names Patrick Weeks President (Movers & Shakers)

Patrick Weeks recently accepted the position of president and CEO of the U.S. Marshals Museum in Fort Smith, replacing Jim Dunn, who will now focus solely on fundraising. read more >

UAMS Radiologists Inducted into American College of Radiology (Movers & Shakers)

Dr. James McDonald, interim chair of the department of radiology, and Dr. Bruce Greenberg, professor of radiology and pediatrics, both in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences of Little Rock, were recently inducted as fellows in the American College of Radiology. read more >

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 >