Incoming CEO George Makris Jr. Plans to Tap Simmons First's Big, New Markets by Gwen Moritz Posted 5/6/2013 12:00 am Updated 5 years ago George Makris Jr., who has spent his career in his family's Anheuser-Busch beer distributorship, is now CEO-elect of Simmons First National Corp. of Pine Bluff. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.