Tagged: acxiom corp.

Former Acxiom Board Member Jeffrey Ubben Is Now Targeting Microsoft

by Lance Turner 7/23/2013 10:04 am

Jeffrey Ubben of ValueAct, an activist investor who once sat on the board of directors for Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock, has set his sights on a new target: Microsoft.

Internship Inspires 'The Hymn of Acxiom'

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/15/2013 12:00 am

We never thought that an artist could take a concept as esoteric as data mining and turn it into something hauntingly beautiful. But singer Vienna Teng of Ann Arbor, Mich., did just that.

Acxiom Personal Data Search Nearing Release

by Luke Jones 7/8/2013 12:00 am

Rumors have been rolling around about a service that will allow people to search Acxiom’s data vaults for information the Little Rock data miner has collected on them.

Forbes: Acxiom to Open Consumer Data Vault by Summer's End

by Lance Turner 6/27/2013 2:00 pm

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock tells Forbes magazine that it will open its consumer data vaults around Labor Day, allowing people to see just what information the publicly traded data services firms has collected about them.

Charles Morgan Moves to Dismiss First Orion Lawsuit

by Luke Jones 6/24/2013 11:17 am

Former Acxiom CEO Charles Morgan has filed a motion to dismiss a suit that claims he and others used dishonest stock transactions to take over the parent company of Conway's PrivacyStar Inc.

Elizabeth Caldwell Takes Lead for UAMS Communications

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/24/2013 12:00 am

As the director of news and communications, Elizabeth Caldwell will direct UAMS’ external communications, which entails overseeing news coverage, facilitating publicity about UAMS and working with the media. She will also help with strategic planning and executive communications.

Acxiom Sweetens Pot for Top Execs To Stick Around

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/24/2013 12:00 am

Acxiom reveals its top executives are getting plenty of financial incentives to stay with the company.

Acxiom Takes Notice of Website's Frequent Visitors

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/24/2013 12:00 am

Your Whispers staff regularly visits the websites of major companies in the state, and Acxiom is certainly one of those. Evidently, this was noticed by the company’s sales machine, because we received a personal email from the manager of Acxiom's sales development.

Even With Frequent Flier Miles, Jeff Standridge Feels at Home with Acxiom

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/17/2013 12:00 am

Jeff Standridge has spent a great deal of his time traveling the world as Acxiom’s vice president of global partners and development, and for the last two years has been running the company’s Latin American market in Brazil.

Jeff Stalnaker Moves From Data Collection to Privacy Protection

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/17/2013 12:00 am

Jeff Stalnaker moved from high-tech data services firm Acxiom to lead a high-tech startup, First Orion, which with its PrivacyStar smartphone application seeks to give people their privacy back.

Cyberthreats Evolve Inside Cloud, Mobile

by Luke Jones 6/10/2013 12:00 am

The vast and changing world of computer viruses and malware requires a similarly vast world of security to counteract it, especially for companies providing managed data services for other companies.

Acxiom 4Q Earnings Down 71 Percent

by Luke Jones 5/15/2013 3:26 pm

Acxiom Corp.'s fourth-quarter earnings were down 71 percent compared to the same quarter last year.

Acxiom Ranked High on National Advertising Lists

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/13/2013 12:00 am

Acxiom Corp. has again ranked second on Advertising Age magazine’s April 29 list of marketing-services agencies of all disciplines. The list ranks companies by U.S. revenue in 2012 — $678 million in Acxiom’s case.

Inuvo Has Backstory with Acxiom, Branching Out to Mobile Devices

by Luke Jones 4/15/2013 12:00 am

Inuvo Inc. has gone through several changes in name and services since it started in the early 2000s, but its current iteration began in 2009 when former Acxiom CEO Charles Morgan became involved as an investor.

Conway: Arkansas’ Tech Job Magnet

by Luke Jones 4/15/2013 12:00 am

The recent movement of publicly traded Inuvo Inc. to Conway is the latest success story for the city’s active push to draw in more technology jobs.

Acxiom Will Soon Reveal What It Knows About You

by Lance Turner 4/11/2013 11:16 am

The Financial Times reports that Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock is preparing a service that will show people what information it has on them.

Inuvo, Now in Conway, Narrows Net Loss to $864,000

by Lance Turner 3/14/2013 10:45 am

Inuvo Inc., a company founded by former Acxiom executives that moved its headquarters to Conway in January, reports an $864,000 fourth-quarter net loss.

Acxiom Corp. Changes Logo, Cites 'New Strategy' in Rebranding

by Luke Jones 3/7/2013 8:53 am

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock has rolled out a new look for its companywide brands. Spokesman Wyatt Jefferies said the rebranding "reflects our new strategy and unique ability to create better connections between people, businesses and their partners."

Acxiom Lays Off 'Less Than 100' Companywide, 'Fewer Than 50' in State

by Luke Jones 2/28/2013 9:47 am

Acxiom Corp. has confirmed that a reorganization at the Little Rock company has resulted in "less than 100" jobs being cut companywide, with "fewer than 50" being affected in the state.

Facebook Announces Partnership With Acxiom, Other Data Firms

by Luke Jones 2/27/2013 2:05 pm

Facebook today officially announced its partnership with Little Rock's Acxiom Corp. and several other data miners in an effort to improve its custom audiences tool.