Arkansas Business Unveils First CFO of the Year Finalists

Arkansas Business has unveiled the finalists in its first CFO of the Year Awards, which honors the best chief financial officers in Arkansas in three categories: Small Private Company, Large Private Company and Nonprofit Company.

Click below to read profiles of each finalist. Winners in each category will be announced at a Nov. 3 luncheon featuring a keynote address by Windstream CEO Jeffrey Gardner, an event that's part of Commerce Arkansas. Ticket sales for the luncheon are closed.

Small Private Company
Brent Black, Southern Bancorp.

Stan Grise, Munro & Co.
Adam Kohler, Welsco Inc.

Large Private Company
Jim Antz, Harps Food Stores Inc.

Jeff Weatherly, Lexicon Inc.
Greg Williams, Nabholz Construction

Nonprofit Company
Bernadette Hinkle
, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service
Andy Kessel, William J. Clinton Foundation
Stephanie Smith, Easter Seals of Arkansas