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University of Arkansas Walton College Business Hall of Fame

by Staff 5/1/2013 12:00 am

The Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas hosted an induction event at the Statehouse Convention Center to honor its 2013 Business Hall of Fame inductees, among them Tommy Boyer, Buddy Coleman (posthumously), William Cravens and Frank Fletcher Jr.

Arkansas Business Hall of Fame 2013: Buddy Coleman Jr.

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2013 12:00 am

W.C. “Buddy” Coleman Jr., as many Colemans had before him, grew up on the family dairy farm on the outskirts of Little Rock. In time, he became president and then chairman and chief executive officer of a family-run Coleman Dairy operation that faced decades of technological and business trends that fundamentally changed the dairy landscape.