Tagged: centennial bank

Susan Grobmyer Steps Up at Centennial in Fort Smith (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 12:00 am

Susan Grobmyer has joined Centennial Bank in Fort Smith as senior business development officer. She has more than 30 years of banking and business development experience.

Centennial Settles with Blackwood over Greystone Development

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 12:00 am

Centennial Bank of Conway has backed off of a foreclosure action against Blackwood Properties LLC, led by realty exec Steven Blackwood.

Homebuilders Association Questions Accounting of Former EVP Julie Mills

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2014 12:00 am

The Arkansas Homebuilders Association has asked a Pulaski County Circuit judge to order a former executive to account for certain financial transactions she was responsible for during her tenure.

Centennial's J.P. Sexton Named Arkansas Mortgage Banker of the Year (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/24/2014 12:00 am

J.P. Sexton, vice president and mortgage market sales manager at Centennial Bank of Conway, was named 2014 Arkansas Mortgage Banker of the Year by the Mortgage Bankers Association of Arkansas. Sexton has over 25 years of mortgage experience in origination, underwriting, sales and operation management.

Home BancShares Completes Purchase of Broward Financial

by Lee Hogan 10/24/2014 11:19 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway, announced Thursday the completion of its acquisition of Broward Financial Holdings Inc.

One Bank Takes Claims Against David Crews to Federal Bankruptcy Court

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/20/2014 12:00 am

The financial tiff between David Crews and Little Rock’s One Bank & Trust has shifted venues from Pulaski County Circuit Court to U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

Home BancShares 3Q Earnings Up 49 Percent From 2013

by Lee Hogan 10/17/2014 10:08 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, the parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway, announced $24.7 million third quarter earnings, up 49 percent from $18.4 million for the same period of 2013.

Court Appoints Former LR Mayor Special Administrator in Scooter Stuart Case

by George Waldon 10/13/2014 12:00 am

Tom Prince, former Little Rock mayor, has entered the fray between Little Rock’s One Bank & Trust and the estate of its former controlling owner and CEO, Layton “Scooter” Stuart.

Home BancShares Announces Purchase of Another Florida Bank

by Gwen Moritz 7/30/2014 8:51 am

The parent company of Centennial Bank of Conway will pay between $33 million and $33.9 million in cash and stock for Broward Financial Holdings Inc.

Home BancShares Raises Quarterly Dividend 33 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/21/2014 11:21 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway raises its quarterly dividend 33 percent to 10 cents per share.

Centennial Firms Up Plan to Buy Florida Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2014 4:07 pm

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, parent company of Centennial Bank, says it has reached a definitive agreement to buy Florida Traditions Bank, which was first announced at last week's annual shareholders meeting.

Home BancShares' 1Q Profit A Record, Up 56 Percent

by Lance Turner 4/17/2014 10:52 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday announced another record quarterly profit as it continues to integrate the operations of Liberty Bancshares Inc. of Jonesboro.

Compensation Unchanged for Most Home BancShares Execs

by George Waldon 3/4/2014 3:38 pm

The 2013 compensation packages among the five top executives at Home BancShares Inc. of Conway didn't grow except for one: Tracy French, regional president of Centennial Bank, was awarded an 18 percent increase.

Centennial Bank Promotes Deana Osment, Ed Way to New Posts

by Lee Hogan 3/4/2014 10:20 am

Centennial Bank has promoted Deana Osment and Ed Way to new positions in the company's northeast Arkansas market.

Matt Hicks New Market President at Rogers and Bentonville Centennial Bank

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Matt Hicks was recently promoted to market president of Centennial Bank in Rogers and Bentonville. “Matt is very involved in the community and his leadership skills will help further build upon our reputation for strength and service,” said Scott Hancock, Centennial Bank Division president.

Springhill Suites Hosts $4.5M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 2/17/2014 12:00 am

The sale of a 78-room hotel in west Little Rock tipped the scales at $4.5 million. A 66,000-SF industrial facility in North Little Rock weighed in at $1.5 million. And an 8,320-SF Family Dollar Store in southwest Little Rock rang up a $1.2 million transaction.

$100 Million Equity Fund Latest Facet of Diamond State Ventures

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/10/2014 12:00 am

Diamond State Ventures III LP of Little Rock filed forms with the Securities & Exchange Commission last week that shows it raised $29.7 million of its $35 million offering.

Bank OREO Adds Up In Washington County

by George Waldon 1/27/2014 12:00 am

The roster of land, homes and buildings in Washington County recovered from bad loans (known as Other Real Estate Owned) has shrunk for some and grown for others through acquisition.

Matt Lile Wipes Hands of Dry Cleaners

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/23/2013 12:00 am

One of the legal issues surrounding John Mathis “Matt” Lile III, former Little Rock chef and president of the defunct Cosmopolitan Life Insurance Co., has been resolved.

Scott Hancock to Lead NWA Division for Centennial Bank

by Mark Carter 12/13/2013 8:53 am

Hancock has served as the bank's executive vice president and chief lending officer for northwest Arkansas for eight years. Previously, he served as senior vice president of lending for Liberty Bank.