Tagged: centennial bank

Johnny Allison, Rotary Leader of the Year, Never Dreamed of Being One

by Todd Traub 6/19/2018 4:34 pm

Lessons of hard work and money management stuck John Allison, who shared some of those lessons at Tuesday's Rotary Club of Little Rock luncheon, where he was honored as the club's 2018 Business and Professional Leader of the Year.

Centennial Says Jeremy Hutchinson in Default

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/14/2018 12:00 am

Centennial Bank of Conway has sued state Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson for $30,037.69, plus interest and late fees, the unpaid balance of a $50,000 business loan made to him in 2011.

Home BancShares Names Donna Townsell Investor Relations Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2018 10:55 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway and Centennial Bank announced today the appointment of Senior Executive Vice President Donna Townsell to director of investor relations for Home BancShares.

Home BancShares 1Q Profit Up 56 Percent

by Lance Turner 4/19/2018 11:01 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $73.1 million, up 56 percent from the same quarter last year, a new record.

Pay Package for Allison Up 34 Percent in 2016

by George Waldon 2/28/2018 1:36 pm

Home BancShares Inc. Chairman Johnny Allison led the way for executive compensation at the $14.4 billion-asset banking concern during 2017.

Rock City Yacht Club Poised to Set Sail

by George Waldon 2/26/2018 12:00 am

Nearly a dozen years have passed since John Burkhalter embarked on his Little Rock marina odyssey along the Arkansas River. Site work for the Rock City Yacht Club is finally in full swing, and the local businessman-developer expects to host the first wave of boating enthusiasts this summer.

One-Time Charges Cap Big 2017 for Home BancShares

by Lance Turner 1/18/2018 11:38 am

Excluding expenses tied to mergers and a hurricane, Home BancShares Inc. of Conway finished 2017 with annual profit of more than $200 million and assets of more than $14 billion.

End of Bank of the Ozarks Mortgages May Not Signal Trend

by Gwen Moritz 1/15/2018 12:00 am

Eagle Bank & Trust is ramping up its mortgage lending division while Bank of the Ozarks is shutting its down. What’s going on with home loans?

Grant Gordy Added to First Community Bank Branch in Little Rock (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/13/2017 12:00 am

Grant Gordy of Conway has been hired as vice president of treasury management for the new Little Rock branch of First Community Bank of Batesville.

Home BancShares Promotes Kelly Buchanan

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/3/2017 12:26 pm

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, parent company of Centennial Bank, announces the promotion of Kelly Buchanan to director of corporate branch strategies.

Home BancShares Finalizes $820M Stonegate Bank Buy

by Lance Turner 9/27/2017 9:12 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway completes its previously announced acquisition of Stonegate Bank of Pompano Beach, Florida, in a transaction worth about $820 million.

Home BancShares Feels Effects of Hurricane Irma

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

By the time you read this, Johnny Allison should have had a firsthand look at the impact Hurricane Irma had on the Centennial Bank branches in Florida.

Centennial Files Foreclosure Against Former Allens CEO

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/18/2017 12:00 am

Centennial Bank of Conway has filed a foreclosure suit against Joshua Allen, the former CEO and president of Allens Inc. of Siloam Springs.

Fed, State Bank Board OK Home BancShares' Stonegate Bank Deal

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2017 3:17 pm

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway says its previously announced merger with Stonegate Bank of Pompano Beach, Florida, received approval from the Federal Reserve Board and the Arkansas State Bank Board.

Bank Street Partners Names Centennial Bank Best in State

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/11/2017 1:47 pm

Bank Street Partners has named Centennial Bank the top overall bank in Arkansas, parent company Home BancShares Inc. of Conway announced Wednesday.

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.

Home BancShares Reports 25th Consecutive Profit Record

by Lance Turner 7/20/2017 7:15 am

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway on Thursday report its 25th consecutive quarter of record profit, $50.1 million, up 15 percent from the same quarter year.

RWL Investments Bankruptcy Winds Down

by George Waldon 7/10/2017 12:00 am

Sixteen months after filing for Chapter 11, RWL Investments LLC of Little Rock is about to conclude its trip to bankruptcy court.

Independent Community Bankers of America Rank Top Arkansas Performers

by George Waldon 6/19/2017 12:00 am

Four of the leading banks in Arkansas were recognized this spring as top-performing lenders. The measuring stick used by the Independent Community Bankers of America: three-year average return on assets.

Home BancShares Added to S&P MidCap 400

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/31/2017 4:47 pm

Home BancShares Inc. of Conway, parent company of Centennial Bank, announced Wednesday that it will be added to the S&P MidCap 400 and removed from the S&P SmallCap 600 before the market opens on Friday.