Tagged: alltel

Scott Ford, CEO of Westrock, to Speak at UA

by Alexis Hosticka 9/10/2015 9:34 am

Scott Ford, CEO of Westrock Group LLC, will speak to the Logistics of Capitalism class at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas on Sept. 15.

‘Secret’ Little Rock Company Priority1 Has Big Plans

by Marty Cook 4/27/2015 12:00 am

Priority1 Inc. of Little Rock is a logistics company that helps transportation companies find more efficient ways to ship products. Priority1 uses Web-based software — generally aimed at small- to mid-sized companies that spend up to $5 million annually on shipping — to help companies decide the most cost-efficient way to ship products.

Alltel Office Building Draws $12 Million Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 1/13/2014 12:00 am

Alltel Communications LLC, a Verizon affiliate, sold the 7.15-acre piece of the former Alltel campus at 1 Allied Drive. The buyers included LAF 5 Allied LLC, led by Kevin Huchingson; Stamja DT AR Properties LLC, led by Jason LaFrance; and JSJ Properties LLC, led by Joe Courtright.

Atlantic Tele-Network to Sell Alltel Business to AT&T for $780M

by Lance Turner 1/22/2013 7:38 am

Atlantic Tele-Network Inc. is selling its domestic retail wireless business operated by subsidiary Allied Wireless Communications Corp. under the Alltel name, to AT&T in an all-cash deal worth about $780 million.

Arkansas Business Hall of Fame 2013: Bill Cravens

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2013 12:00 am

Somehow, when Bill Cravens tells his story of how a University of Arkansas-trained industrial engineer ended up with a career-spanning relationship with the Oaklawn Jockey Club, spent time working as a certified public accountant, ran and merged banks and then came out of a heart-attack-induced retirement to guide Alltel Information Services and help found a community bank, it all adds up.