Tagged: arkansas regional innovation hub

The Fashion Event

by Arvest Wealth Management 8/1/2018 12:00 am

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub got a makeover for this North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce event. Guests enjoyed a cocktail reception and runway fashion show featuring looks from local boutiques and national names, with a portion of proceeds going to Habitat for Humanity of Central Arkansas.

Sizing Up the Startup Ecosystem Movement in Arkansas

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/18/2018 12:00 am

Over a decade, Arkansas has fallen in line with the national trend of embracing and publicly funding a relatively new form of economic development: structured help for entrepreneurs.

The Hub Featured in PBS' 'NewsHour'

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 5/31/2018 11:23 am

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub and its new executive director, Chris Jones, Ph.D., was profiled Wednesday by PBS' "NewsHour" show.

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.

Modern Workplace Evolving Beyond Home, Office

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

More companies now offer flexible and remote work options, but businesses like Bank of America and IBM have called workers back to the office.

Innovation Hub's Christopher Jones Finds Economic Dedication Across Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 12:00 am

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub has a new executive director and lead maker, and he’s ready to listen.

Innovation Hub's Maker Faire Coming to Argenta in May

by Jess Ardrey 4/6/2018 9:59 am

Now in its fourth year, this celebration of art, science, technology and all things "made" will take over the North Shore Riverwalk.

Winrock Hires New Hub Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/7/2018 12:12 pm

Winrock International announced Wednesday the appointment of Christopher Jones, Ph.D., as executive director and lead maker of the nonprofit Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub in North Little Rock, effective Monday.

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.

Winrock Announces Health Tech Accelerator

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/29/2018 12:00 am

Winrock International, Arkansas Heart Hospital, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and BioVentures at UAMS recently announced that they are teaming to support a new accelerator for health care technology startups called Health InnovatAR.

Making NLR's Argenta a 24/7 Business Beacon

by Kyle Massey 12/11/2017 12:00 am

Architect Bill Gray hopes to transform downtown North Little Rock into a business and residential beacon centered on the $4.4 million Argenta Plaza project and the mixed-use buildings set to rise around it.

Altimize Wins AEDC Funds

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 11/20/2017 12:00 am

Altimize, a tenant of the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub in North Little Rock, has received a financial boost recently and is expanding its offerings.

Innovation Hub Announces Fall Classes

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 8/17/2017 2:00 pm

From one-day workshops to weekly sessions, The Hub has your knowledge-craving side covered.

Super Mover: Joel Gordon of the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 12:00 am

Joel Gordon has been named the new executive director of the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub in North Little Rock.

The Hub's Joel Gordon: Making a New Economy

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/6/2017 9:57 am

The Hub's new executive director, Joel Gordon, talks to Arkansas Business about its mission, its place in Arkansas’ budding tech-savvy and innovative ecosystem and the Hub's future.

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.

14 Events for Weekend Family Fun

by Lydia McAllister 2/22/2017 3:40 pm

There's no shortage of events to enjoy in Little Rock this weekend.

Altimize Offers Ecommerce Apps to Retailers

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/24/2017 12:08 pm

Altimize, a new startup leasing space at the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub in North Little Rock, offers a simple platform for and creates online apps so that retailers can help customers shop their stores online.

Young Minds Spark Big Ideas With Boost from Local Entrepreneurship Programs

by Dwain Hebda 12/1/2016 12:00 am

Student entrepreneurs are enjoying a new level of credibility thanks to their mastery of technology, specifically social media, which when properly leveraged can turn a product from an idea into a sensation overnight.

Have a Handmade Holiday Thanks to The Hub

by Jess Ardrey 11/4/2016 9:02 am

Buying gifts is so 2015.