Tagged: arvest bank

Tandem Apartment Sales Add Up to $11.2 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 4/11/2016 12:00 am

Shorter College Gardens Apartments in North Little Rock sold for $7.05 million while Willow Bend Apartments in Jacksonville sold for $4.25 million.

Tammy Tompkins New Mortgage Manager at First Arkansas Bank & Trust (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/14/2016 12:00 am

Tammy Tompkins has been hired as manager of the mortgage department of First Arkansas Bank & Trust of Jacksonville. A graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Tompkins worked in commercial property management in New Orleans and Dallas. After moving back to Arkansas in 2003, she has worked in real estate sales, construction and development.

Cantu, Tooley Join Arvest Bank in Springdale's Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/3/2016 3:08 pm

Arvest Bank in Springdale this week named two new directors to its advisory board: Eddie Cantu of Centro Cristiano Hispano Assembly of God Church and Russell Tooley of Tyson Foods Inc.

Arvest Bank Names New Morrilton VP

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2016 10:26 am

Arvest Bank announced Friday that William "Will" Fisher has been hired as a senior vice president in the bank’s commercial banking division in Morrilton.

Arvest Adds Bill Jeffs to Central Arkansas Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/8/2016 12:00 am

Bill Jeffs has joined Arvest Bank in central Arkansas as a wealth management and regional investment officer. Jeffs has more than 40 years of experience, including executive management positions in several large, multinational financial service firms.

February Party Pics Now Online

by Arvest Bank 2/5/2016 5:34 pm

The February issue of Little Rock Soirée just hit newsstands and you know what that means: There's a whole new batch of event photos to peruse.

Update: Dennis Smiley Sentenced to 97 Months, Restitution of $4.9M

by Marty Cook 1/28/2016 11:16 am

H. Dennis Smiley Jr., the former bank president who pleaded guilty last year to bank fraud, was sentenced Thursday to 97 months in federal prison followed by two years of supervised release.

As Sentencing Approaches, Dennis Smiley Attorney Says Banks Share Responsibility

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/25/2016 12:00 am

H. Dennis Smiley Jr., the former president of Arvest Bank’s Benton County market, expects to go to federal prison after he is sentenced Thursday for bank fraud.

Look Who’s Working Out: 6 Little Rock Locals Share Their Sport

by Fit Staff 1/18/2016 4:25 pm

From bank presidents to news anchors, everyone has a reason to stay fit.

Arvest Promotes David McBee, Keri Yarbrough

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2016 12:00 am

David McBee has been promoted to branch administrator at Arvest Bank in Yellville, and Keri Yarbrough has been promoted to private banking adviser at Arvest in Conway.

Big Arkansas Banks Gear Up For $10B Threshold

by George Waldon 1/18/2016 12:00 am

Not long ago, crossing the $10 billion-asset threshold for a bank was merely a big round-number achievement. Now, however, banks surpassing $10 billion in assets face additional costs, fee restrictions and new layers of regulatory oversight.

Marty Sellars Assumes CEO Role at FNBC Bank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/11/2016 12:00 am

Marty Sellars was promoted to CEO and president of FNBC Bank of Ash Flat effective Jan. 1, succeeding Martin Carpenter, who retired after 30 years as CEO..

Simmons Snags Arvest's Greg Martin as Top NWA Executive

by Gwen Moritz 11/20/2015 11:14 am

Greg Martin, a senior vice president at Arvest Bank in Fayetteville, has been hired to succeed James Stobaugh as Simmons First National Bank's top executive in northwest Arkansas.

Arvest Report: Consumer Sentiment Declines in Arkansas

by Lance Turner 11/3/2015 9:34 am

Arkansans' opinions about the economy have fallen since March, bringing a key consumer sentiment measure more in line with national attitudes, according to a new report sponsored by Arvest Bank.

Phillip Partain Named Saline County Community President by Arvest (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/2/2015 12:00 am

A Benton native and 20-year bank industry veteran, Partain previously held the position of vice president of commercial lending for Simmons First National Bank of Pine Bluff.

Deposits Grow as Number of Arkansas Banks Shrinks

by Gwen Moritz 10/26/2015 12:00 am

Bank deposits in Arkansas grew by 5 percent in the 12 months that ended June 30, according to the annual summary of deposits released Sept. 28 by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., a pace somewhat slower than the 5.4 percent growth in bank deposits nationally.

Arvest Names Greg Stanfill Director of Community Banks

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/8/2015 2:36 pm

Arvest Bank on Thursday named Greg Stanfill director of Community Banks for Arvest Bank in Benton County. Stanfill will continue in his previous position as the community executive for Rogers and Lowell.

Arvest Puts Matt Kendall, Kathleen Craig in New Posts

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/3/2015 11:50 am

Arvest Bank promoted Matt Kendall to executive director of its mortgage operations, and it hired Kathleen Craig to fill his previous role as director of mortgage productions operations.

Low Vacancy Could Lead to Lease Rate Increases in NWA

by Alexis Hosticka 9/1/2015 11:00 am

The Skyline Reports on commercial and multifamily real estate in northwest Arkansas show vacancy rates in every market in northwest Arkansas at the lowest levels the report has ever recorded.

Arvest Bank's Annual 1 Million Meals Campaign Begins Wednesday

by Jess Ardrey 8/31/2015 6:39 am

For the fifth year in a row, Arvest Bank is gearing up for the 1 Million Meals initiative to fight hunger in The Natural State, and this time, it's joining forces with the Arkansas Rice Depot.