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Business Icons: Bob Shell Finds Calling in Construction Industry

by Rob Moritz 8/8/2016 12:00 am

Bob Shell has not only become a leader in the Little Rock business community, but also the state’s construction industry. He is credited with pioneering construction management in the state, leading Baldwin & Shell away from the bid market to focus on landing negotiated contracts.

Ten Arkansas Business Icons Have Stories to Tell

by Gwen Moritz 8/8/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas Business presents these ten Arkansas business icons as a way to acquaint readers with the personalities behind some of the most familiar names in our state’s business community.

Advocate of the Year

by Staff 5/30/2014 12:01 am

Alzheimer’s Arkansas Programs and Services presented the second annual Advocate of the Year dinner at the Temple B’nai Israel. Honoring Bob Shell, Chairman of Baldwin & Shell Construction Company, the dinner benefited the Phyllis Watkins Family Assistance Program Endowed Fund.

Baldwin & Shell Looks Outside Arkansas for Growth

by Mark Friedman 4/28/2014 12:00 am

In January, Baldwin & Shell announced that Scott Copas, who had been with the company since 1977, was its new president and CEO, replacing the longtime head of the firm, Bob Shell. Shell, 83, remains at the company as chairman.

Scott Copas Named CEO of Baldwin Shell; Bob Shell Becomes Chairman

by Lance Turner 1/11/2014 2:46 pm

Baldwin & Shell Construction Co. of Little Rock on Saturday announced that Scott Copas has become president and CEO of the company, succeeding Bob Shell, who is now company chairman.

One Bank Founding Traced to 1956 Organization of American National Bank

by George Waldon 9/30/2013 12:00 am

Five businessmen are recognized for planting the corporate seed for what developed into today’s One Bank & Trust of Little Rock. The venture was launched as American National Bank and morphed into its better-known incarnation as First American.

5 of 9 Arkansas Companies See Greater Revenue in 2012 Construction

by George Waldon 5/20/2013 12:00 am

The scales tipped slightly in favor of 2012 revenue gainers among the nine construction/real estate firms on this year’s list of the 75 largest private companies in Arkansas.

Largest Construction Projects Top $1.3 Billion

by George Waldon 12/3/2012 12:00 am

The dollar value of large construction projects in Arkansas totaled nearly $1.4 billion, a one-year decline of 4.3 percent. It marks the fourth consecutive year the total has waned. Despite the decline, the census of projects valued at $3 million-plus grew: 130 compared with 104 a year ago.

Bob Shell to Receive Vision Award from World Services for Blind

by Mark Carter 10/31/2012 9:00 am

The award annually recognizes a prominent Arkansan who has demonstrated a personal commitment to community service.

Tim Orellano Gets Lifetime Achievement Award Arkansas Society of Human Resource Management (Movers & Shakers, Oct. 22, 2012)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/22/2012 12:00 am

Tim Orellano has received the Jim Wilkins Lifetime Achievement Award from the Arkansas Society of Human Resource Management. Plus other notable job changes and achievements.

Construction-Related Firms Report Mixed Bag of Revenue Results

by George Waldon 5/21/2012 12:00 am

Revenue was up and down among construction-related firms in the list of the state's largest private companies.

CFO of the Year Finalists (Large Private Company): Jim Wilson

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2011 12:00 am

In 1976, Jim Wilson moved to Baldwin & Shell Construction. Wilson was attracted to the dedication of Baldwin & Shell’s executives, like President Bob Shell, who has been with the company since 1950.