Tagged: bank of the ozarks

Wal-Mart’s Marc Lore Blows Top Off Exec Compensation List

by Gwen Moritz 10/30/2017 12:00 am

The word “outlier” was invented to describe things like the top entry on this week’s list of the highest-paid executives employed by public companies in Arkansas.

Bryan Brooks Switches to Simmons Bank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/30/2017 12:00 am

Bryan Brooks, formerly vice president of product management and development for Windstream Communications of Little Rock, has joined Simmons Bank of Pine Bluff as senior vice president of product development.

Bank of the Ozarks 3Q Profit Up 26 Percent

by George Waldon 10/11/2017 8:24 am

Bank of the Ozarks this morning announced record profits of $96 million for the third quarter. The performance topped last year's third quarter net income of $76 million by 26.3 percent.

Bank of the Ozarks Director Recognized by Savoy Magazine

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/10/2017 12:13 pm

Bank of the Ozarks announced Tuesday that board member Paula Cholmondeley has been recognized by Savoy magazine as one of its 2017 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors.

Bank of the Ozarks Move Slices Reporting Obligations to Fed

by George Waldon 10/9/2017 12:00 am

When Bank of the Ozarks absorbed its parent company in June, the $20 billion-asset lender shed itself of two regulators.

Bank of the Ozarks' George Gleason Reallocates Time to Oversee Loan Growth

by George Waldon 10/9/2017 12:00 am

George Gleason, chairman and CEO of Bank of the Ozarks, reshuffled his duties earlier this year to devote about 75 percent of his time to the bank's real estate specialties group.

In-State Bank Deposits Grow by 5.6 Percent, Beating National Rate

by Gwen Moritz 10/3/2017 11:20 am

Arkansas bank deposits grew by 5.6 percent in the year that ended June 30, beating the national growth rate of 4.6 percent.

Tim Hicks Takes Over Investor Relations at BOZ (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/25/2017 12:00 am

Tim Hicks has been named chief administrative officer and executive director of investor relations at Bank of the Ozarks of Little Rock.

Bank of the Ozarks Named Top-Performer In Nation For Its Size

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/2/2017 10:18 am

Bank of the Ozarks Inc. of Little Rock is named the top-performing bank in the nation for its asset size category, $5 billion to $50 billion, by Bank Director magazine.

New Bank of the Ozarks HQ Still a Work in Progress

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/31/2017 12:00 am

About 100 employees of Bank of the Ozarks in Little Rock have relocated from the company’s current 92,000-SF headquarters at 17901 Chenal Parkway.

As Marijuana Industry Beckons, Banks Just Say No

by Gwen Moritz 7/24/2017 12:00 am

On one side is a new industry desperately needing local banking services. On the other side are bankers salivating at potential deposits and fee revenue. Between them is a federal government that outlaws marijuana.

Bank of the Ozarks Making Its Mark as Bank of the Nation

by George Waldon 7/24/2017 12:00 am

A seven-year string of top-performing bank accolades joins a history dominated by record quarterly earnings for Bank of the Ozarks.

Video: Bank of the Ozarks Marks 20 Years as a Public Company at Nasdaq

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/17/2017 12:48 pm

George Gleason, chairman and CEO of Bank of the Ozarks, rang the opening bell Monday at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Time Square to mark its 20th anniversary as a public company.

Bank of the Ozarks Announces Sale of 6.6M Shares

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/25/2017 12:37 pm

Bank of the Ozarks Inc. on Wednesday announced that it will sell 6.6 million shares of common stock in a public offering and expects gross proceeds from the sale to be $302.3 million before underwriting discounts and offering expenses.

Update: Heartland, Onebanc End 1Q in the Red

by George Waldon 5/22/2017 12:00 am

Two Little Rock lenders continue to battle through losses in search of a return to sustained profitability: Heartland Bank and One Bank & Trust.

Bank Assets, Profits Up; Charters Dwindle on List of Largest Arkansas Banks

by Gwen Moritz 4/10/2017 12:00 am

Out-of-state acquisitions by publicly traded banks pushed total assets reported by Arkansas charters up by almost 17 percent to more than $88 billion at year-end 2016.

Bank of the Ozarks Names Matt Buchanan SVP (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/10/2017 12:00 am

Matt Buchanan has joined Bank of the Ozarks as senior vice president and commercial lender, and he will work out of the bank’s headquarters office on Chenal Parkway at Rahling Road in Little Rock.

Stock Price Swings Visit Steady Bank of the Ozarks

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

Bank of the Ozarks shares have followed a sometimes precipitous trek during the past few quarters.

ReStore & After

by Arvest Bank 11/1/2016 12:00 am

Habitat for Humanity of Central Arkansas Young Professionals hosted its annual fundraiser ReStore & After 2016, which is a creative auction where community members take items from the ReStores and turn them into works of art. Bank of the Ozarks was the presenting sponsor of this year’s event and guests enjoyed music and cocktails while bidding on items in the silent auction.

Bank of the Ozarks' 3Q Net Income Up 65 Percent

by Lance Turner 10/11/2016 9:45 am

Bank of the Ozarks Inc. of Little Rock reports record third-quarter net income of $76.0 million, up 65 percent from the same quarter last year, as it completed two major bank acquisitions.