Tagged: acxiom corp.

Technology Drive Building Registers $11.7 Million Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 4/14/2014 12:00 am

The sale of a 100,000-SF office building in west Little Rock weighed in at $11.7 million. A Maumelle mini-storage development tipped the scales at $1.64 million. And a former USA Drug project in southwest Little Rock changed hands in an $825,000 deal.

Video: Acxiom's Scott Howe on Privacy, Data at Delta Trust Conference

by Lance Turner 3/28/2014 09:28 am

Acxiom Corp. CEO Scott Howe is continuing to make the rounds, explaining Big Data, marketing and consumer privacy.

Acxiom: Less Than 2 Percent Have Opted Out of Data Collection

by Lance Turner 3/26/2014 11:06 am

AdWeek this week sits down with Acxiom Corp. CEO Scott Howe to talk privacy, data collection and regulation.

Watch The '60 Minutes' Report on Data Brokers Here

by Lance Turner 3/10/2014 11:22 am

CBS News' "60 Minutes" aired a report Sunday on the data brokers that are mining the Internet for your personal information.

Reports of More Layoffs at Acxiom Corp.

by Lance Turner 2/26/2014 01:47 pm

Arkansas Business is hearing word of another round of layoffs at Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock, the data services provider that announced in November that it would cut its annual cost base by up $30 million.

Acxiom Part of Group Selling Off WLR Property in $11.7M Deal

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/10/2014 12:00 am

This week's installment of million-dollar transactions in Pulaski County arrives as a quartet.

Acxiom in Little Rock for the Long Term

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/10/2014 12:00 am

A rumor that Acxiom Corp might move its headquarters out of Little Rock — maybe even out of the state – is not true, according to a company spokeswoman.

Garver LLC Building Upon 95 Years in Business

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/10/2014 12:00 am

Garver LLC in North Little Rock is celebrating its 95th anniversary this year. Founded by Neil Garver after World War I, the company now has nearly 400 employees and 17 offices in nine states. The firm shortened its name from Garver Engineers after expanding its service offerings to include architecture, survey and construction services.

Acxiom Corp. Earnings Rise 4 Percent in Third Quarter

by Luke Jones 1/29/2014 05:20 pm

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock announces third-quarter net income of $15 million, up 4 percent from the same quarter of 2012. Earnings came on revenue of about $278 million, up about 2 percent from last the same quarter year and beating analyst estimates.

Acxiom Hosting Data Conference, Enhancing AboutTheData.com

by Luke Jones 1/28/2014 01:53 pm

For Data Privacy Day — led by the National Cyber Security Alliance and celebrated today in the U.S., Canada and 27 European countries — Little Rock's Acxiom Corp. is promoting the measures it's taken to make its data mining activities more transparent.

Acxiom's Jerry Jones Joins Heifer International Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/23/2014 01:45 pm

Jerry C. Jones of Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock has been elected to an at-large position of the board of directors of international nonprofit Heifer International.

500,000 Have Visited Acxiom Consumer Site

by Luke Jones 12/23/2013 12:00 am

Since launch, Acxiom Corp.'s AboutTheData.com has had around 500,000 unique visitors, and some have visited multiple times.

Log Cabin Democrat: Layoffs Have Begun at Acxiom

by Lance Turner 11/22/2013 08:13 am

The Log Cabin Democrat reports that the job cuts Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock announced in its recent quarterly earnings conference call are underway.

Farm Bureau Firms Up Friendship With UA's Dale Bumpers College (Kudos)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/18/2013 12:00 am

The Arkansas Farm Bureau is being recognized as a “Friend” of the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. In addition, Farm Bureau Executive Vice President Ewell Welch, who is retiring at the end of 2013, is receiving a Distinguished Service Award from the college.

Acxiom's Scott Howe on Web Tracking, AboutTheData.com and the NSA

by Lance Turner 11/13/2013 04:00 pm

Acxiom Corp. CEO Scott Howe talks to Direct Marketing News about a host of issues concerning the publicly traded data mining firm, including its AboutTheData.com website and revelations about NSA spying.

Update: Acxiom 2Q Earnings Drop 40 Percent; Company Plans to Cut Costs

by Luke Jones and Lance Turner 11/6/2013 05:19 pm

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock posts earnings of $9.86 million, down about 40 percent from the same time last year, and says it plans to cut its annual cost base "between $20 million and $30 million over the next 6 to 12 months."

Rod Ford's nGage Labs to Open Analytics Center in River Market

by Mark Carter and Lance Turner 10/11/2013 10:09 am

Gov. Mike Beebe and nGage Labs announced on Friday that the company will open an Analytics Innovation Center in the River Market District in downtown Little Rock.

Acxiom's AboutTheData.com: A Good First Step?

by Lance Turner 9/9/2013 01:57 pm

GigaOm, an online news source covering technology and media disruption, assesses Acxiom's move to open its data trove to the public, and wonders whether the whole thing's backfired.

Acxiom CEO Scott Howe Blogs at AboutTheData.com

by Lance Turner 9/8/2013 08:57 am

Acxiom Corp. CEO Scott Howe has started a blog on the company's AboutTheData.com, promising to "post regularly" and sharing what he's learned since opening Acxiom's trove of data to the public.

Here's What Acxiom Knows About Me

by Lance Turner 9/4/2013 07:29 am

Using Acxiom's AboutTheData.com site, I was able to find out what the data miner knows about me, my family, my income, my interests and more.