Tagged: warwick sabin

Winrock’s Commitment to Innovation Hub Questioned

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 5/14/2018 12:00 am

Former employees, including the executive director who resigned in February, fear the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub is bound for financial failure two years after merging with Winrock International, but Winrock insists the doomsayers don’t know what they are talking about.

Jessica DeLoach Looking for Local Leaders, Including One at Home

by Kyle Massey 4/9/2018 12:00 am

Political analyst and TV commentator Jessica DeLoach has a new job in Washington with The NewDEAL, a network promoting progressive policies and candidates nationwide.

Executive Director of The Hub Quits

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 2/5/2018 11:34 am

Joel Gordon's last day at the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub was Feb. 2.

Little Rock Mayor's Race to Highlight Rifts with State (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/17/2017 6:53 am

Prominent state races could be overshadowed next year by a fight over who will be the top elected official in Arkansas' capital city.

Jessica DeLoach Gets Her Close-Up, and Never Mind the Makeup

by Kyle Massey 7/3/2017 12:00 am

In TV’s world of political talking heads, you won’t find a great many heads lovelier than Jessica DeLoach’s.

Innovation Hub Names Joel Gordon Executive Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/31/2017 8:40 am

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub announces that Joel Gordon has been named as its new executive director, effective June 1.

Advanced Energy Has Its Day at Capitol

by Kyle Massey 3/14/2017 4:34 pm

It was Arkansas Advanced Energy Day at the state Capitol, and Sen. Garry Stubblefield was speaking to the state’s top energy efficiency and renewable power companies, but he had to hold to his priorities.

Arkansas House Rejects Democrats' Low-Income Tax Credit Plan

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/24/2017 4:38 pm

The Arkansas House handily rejected a low-income tax credit proposal backed by Democrats, who said they hope to revive the idea when lawmakers look at deeper tax cuts in two years.

Arkansas Lawmakers Say They'll Move Quickly on Tax Cut

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/12/2017 3:44 pm

Top Arkansas lawmakers say they'll move quickly on Gov. Asa Hutchinson's proposed $50 million tax cut for low-income residents, but say there are questions about part of his plan to give military veterans a tax break.

Governor Seeks Tax Cuts for Low-Income Arkansans, Military Retirees

by Lance Turner 12/13/2016 2:37 pm

Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he'll propose a $50 million tax cut for lower income Arkansans and back a plan that would eliminate state income tax for those who get pensions from the military. The $50 million tax cut would cover about 657,000 Arkansans, he said.

Jessica and Warwick Sabin Deliver A Message: Go, Girls!

by Kyle Massey 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Jessica Sabin immediately answered yes when the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas asked if she and her husband, Warwick, would chair the foundation’s Power of the Purse luncheon in September.

Jeff Stinson Joins Innovation Hub as Silver Mine Director

by Mark Carter 8/4/2015 11:11 am

Jeff Stinson will leave his position as director of UALR TechLaunch, but will remain executive director of Fund for Arkansas' Future, a private angel fund.

Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub Lauded by Business Facilities Magazine

by Sean Beherec 4/13/2015 12:00 am

The Innovation Hub, located at Broadway and Poplar Streets in North Little Rock, offers several programs to cultivate skills development and entrepreneurship. The hub also hosts events and promotes educational initiatives.

Of Ethics Reform and Tradeoffs (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 3/2/2015 12:00 am

Didn’t Arkansans just vote for the kind of no-tolerance ban on wining and dining that State Legislatures Magazine gave us credit for? And yet there’s clearly a loophole in it big enough for a half-dozen open bars every day.

Regional Food Innovation Center Coming to North Little Rock

by Jess Ardrey 12/12/2014 8:00 am

Find out what's new in the world of sustainability, local food and living the green life.

Foreign Patent Trolls Threaten Arkansas Economy (Warwick Sabin Commentary)

by Warwick Sabin 9/1/2014 12:00 am

“Patent trolling,” the practice of obtaining large buckets of intellectual property rights with the intention of using them to extract damages and settlement revenue rather than to protect innovation or produce anything, is not a new idea.

Innovation Hub Director Warwick Sabin Talks Central Arkansas Entrepreneurship

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/13/2014 12:00 am

Sabin is director of the newly formed Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, a nonprofit organization that plans to open the entrepreneurship-focused Argenta Innovation Center in downtown North Little Rock.

Some SoMa Properties Developed as Destinations

by Jan Cottingham 8/12/2013 12:00 am

Anita Davis has collected women’s purses for many years. In June she opened Esse Purse Museum at 1510 S. Main St. in an Art Deco-influenced building artfully reimagined.

Video: Warwick Sabin, Bruce Westerman Talk Medicaid, Education, Working Together

by Lance Turner 1/15/2013 7:54 am

In this video, Rep. Warwick Sabin, D-Little Rock, chairman of the House freshman caucus, and Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Hot Springs, House majority leader, talk to THV 11 News about the 89th General Assembly and the opportunities -- and debates -- ahead.

Matt Bell to Open Oxford American's South on Main Restaurant

by Kate Knable 11/5/2012 11:38 am

Matt Bell, sous-chef at the Capital Hotel in Little Rock will own South on Main, a Southern restaurant associated with The Oxford American magazine. It is expected to open in February.