Tagged: arkansas business

Mitch Bettis Named President of ABPG

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/12/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas Business Publishing Group of Little Rock announced Monday that Mitch Bettis, general manager of ABPG and publisher of Arkansas Business, has been named president of the company.

10 Years After the War: Is the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Really ‘The Best of Both’?

by Lance Turner 3/31/2014 12:00 am

On Oct. 19, 1991, the newly christened Arkansas Democrat-Gazette landed on doorsteps and in the newspaper boxes of the state’s new media landscape. Having whipped its nemesis, the Democrat-Gazette pushed ahead, working to take in advertising dollars left homeless when the Gazette collapsed and selling the mantra, “The Best of Both.”

Arkansas Business Seeking 40 Under 40 Nominations

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/14/2014 8:15 am

The 2014 class of 40 Under 40 honorees will be profiled in the June 23 issue of Arkansas Business. Included in this issue will be a listing of their accomplishments within their businesses, organizations and/or community.

20 in their 20s

by Staff 12/1/2013 12:01 am

Mercedes-Benz of Little Rock and Arkansas Business hosted a reception for The New Influentials: 20 in their 20s, at the Mercedes-Benz dealership on Colonel Glenn. Guests included the new class of honorees, previous honorees, sponsors and event presenters.

Graham Cobb Enters Little Rock Regional Chamber as New Chief Operating Officer

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/25/2013 12:00 am

Graham Cobb has joined the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce as its new chief operating officer. A Little Rock native, Cobb will run the day-to-day operations of the business lobbying group.

Arkansas Business Best Places to Work

by Staff 11/1/2013 12:01 am

Arkansas Business presented its inaugural class of Best Places to Work in Arkansas and honored those 12 businesses at an awards ceremony held at the DoubleTree Hotel. The program was presented by Baptist Health and sponsored by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, the Arkansas Department of Health and Arkansas State University.

Last Chance to Nominate for Arkansas Business of the Year

by Lauren James 10/10/2013 8:00 am

For the 26th consecutive year, Arkansas Business is seeking nominations of the state's most outstanding businesses, business executives and nonprofit organizations for its Arkansas Business of the Year Awards. The deadline is Friday (Oct. 11).

Tickets Available for Arkansas Business CFO of the Year Awards Luncheon

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/4/2013 9:06 am

Arkansas Business will recognize the state's most outstanding CFOs at its 5th annual CFO of the Year Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock.

Getting Down to Business: A Look at Metro Little Rock’s Stable Economy, Steady Growth

by Metro Little Rock Guide Staff 10/1/2013 12:00 am

Thanks to its low cost of living and abundance of natural resources, Metro Little Rock is an economic draw for everything from agribusiness and manufacturing to retail, health care and communications. But don’t just take our word for it. Take a look at some national and international companies – some homegrown, some transplants – that call the area home.

Tickets on Sale for Arkansas Business' 'Best Places to Work' Luncheon

by Lauren James 9/12/2013 8:00 am

Twelve companies make up the inaugural class for Arkansas Business' "Best Places to Work" in Arkansas. Join Arkansas Business as they celebrate the 2013 Best Places to Work in Arkansas at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17 at the DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Little Rock.

Last Chance to Get Tickets for 2013 Health Care Symposium

by Lauren James 8/20/2013 8:00 am

Arkansas Business is once again holding a Health Care Symposium to take an in-depth look at how Obamacare will affect businesses' bottom lines and employees. It's your last chance to get your tickets. The event is at 9 a.m. tomorrow (Aug. 21).

FBI Raids Rogers Business Associated With Jim Bolt

by Gwen Moritz 6/27/2013 1:09 pm

A Rogers "cancer research facility" affiliated with Jim Bolt, a convicted felon who was acquitted of federal charges related to investments in a previous company that claimed to treat cancer, was raided by the FBI on Thursday morning.

Duck Hunters' Suit Against AGFC Will Proceed

by Mark Carter 6/27/2013 10:12 am

A group of 21 northeast Arkansas duck hunters won an opening skirmish with the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission. Now both sides will prepare to do full battle in court.

UA Scoop, 'Greenhead' Magazine Honored in National Competition

by Gwen Moritz 6/24/2013 11:12 am

Northwest Arkansas Editor Chris Bahn's astonishing revelation that the University of Arkansas' advancement office had spent millions of dollars more than budgeted has been recognized as one of the best scoops of 2012 among business journals.

Video: Arkansas' Ken Duke Earns $1.1 Million With First PGA Tour Victory

by Chris Bahn 6/24/2013 9:59 am

Pro golfer Ken Duke keeps getting better with age. Duke, 44, won his first PGA Tour event on Sunday. With the 2013 Travelers Championship victory came a $1.1 million payout. Includes video.

Arkansas Business Honors 2013 '40 Under 40' Class

by Lauren James 6/19/2013 8:00 am

Get a look at Arkansas Business' "40 Under 40" Class of 2013, who distinguished themselves in entrepreneurship, banking, law, real estate, health care, education, politics and many other endeavors.

Bridge2Rwanda Founder Dale Dawson to Speak at '40 Under 40' Luncheon Friday

by Lauren James 6/13/2013 8:00 am

Bridge2Rwanda Founder Dale Dawson will speak at Arkansas Business' 20th Annual "40 Under 40" luncheon Friday (June 14). Tickets are $50.

Video: 'Arkansas Week' & the Arkansas Business Week in Review

by Lance Turner 5/18/2013 10:06 am

On AETN's "Arkansas Week," we talk about the farm bill in Washington D.C., new developments in the Arkansas governor's race, earnings season and the abortion law in court. Also: The "Arkansas Business Week in Review" on THV 11 News.

The 25th Annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards in Little Rock

by Staff 5/1/2013 12:00 am

Presented by Centennial Bank and Arkansas Business, the 25th annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards honored some of the state's most notable small businesses, nonprofits and executives.

Last Week to Nominate for Arkansas Business' 40 Under 40

by Lauren James 3/25/2013 8:00 am

Arkansas Business is taking nominations for its annual 40 under 40 list, recognizing promising business and political leaders under 40 years of age.