Tagged: forbes

Waltons Check in at No. 1 on Forbes 'Richest American Families' List

by Lee Hogan 7/8/2014 4:40 pm

What do the Koch, Mars, S.C. Johnson, Kennedy and Rockefeller families all have in common? Well, besides all being multi-billion dollar families, they all have less money than the Waltons of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville.

Alice Walton Is On the Cover of Forbes Magazine

by Lance Turner 9/21/2013 7:00 am

Wal-Mart heiress, philanthropist and the founder of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Alice Walton, is on the cover of Forbes magazine.

Forbes 400 List of Richest People Includes 10 with Arkansas Ties

by Mark Carter 9/17/2013 9:38 am

The 2013 Forbes 400 list of the country's richest people includes 10 with close Arkansas ties. Wal-Mart heiress Christy Walton leads the list of Arkansans and those with close ties to the state.

Outside Magazine: Little Rock 'A Runner's Paradise'

by Lance Turner 8/13/2013 10:03 am

It's the summer of accolades for Arkansas, with mentions in Forbes, Kiplinger's and now Outside magazine, which calls Little Rock "a runner's paradise."

Central Arkansas Named Near Top of Forbes 'Best Places for Business and Careers'

by Lauren James 8/12/2013 8:00 am

Little Rock is one of two Arkansas metropolitan areas ranked among the nation's top places to do business. Forbes magazine on Wednesday placed northwest Arkansas (No. 28) and central Arkansas (No. 32) near the top of 200 metropolitan statistical areas as "Best Places for Business and Careers."

Arkansas Ranked Twice in Forbes' Business List

by Luke Jones 8/9/2013 11:45 am

Forbes Magazine this week ranked two Arkansas regions on its list of "Best Places for Business and Careers."

Forbes: Acxiom to Open Consumer Data Vault by Summer's End

by Lance Turner 6/27/2013 2:00 pm

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock tells Forbes magazine that it will open its consumer data vaults around Labor Day, allowing people to see just what information the publicly traded data services firms has collected about them.

Collective Bias Uses Social Media to Turn Consumers into Marketers

by Chris Bahn 5/13/2013 12:00 am

Recently recognized by Forbes magazine “as one of America’s Most Promising Companies,” Collective Bias of Bentonville is becoming a popular tool for brands looking for influence with shoppers.

Collective Bias: One of Forbes' '5 Most Important New Companies'

by Lance Turner 4/3/2013 9:10 am

Collective Bias of Bentonville, which just secured more than $10 million in Series A investment funding and financing, is named among the "5 Most Important New Companies" by a Forbes online columnist.

Arkansas 'Brainiac' Taylor Wilson Noticed by Forbes

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2013 12:00 am

Forbes recognizes 18-year-old nuclear physicist Taylor Wilson in its 30 Under 30 feature.

What Analysts Say Will Be In Latest Quarterly Report From Murphy Oil

by Tre Baker 10/31/2012 9:22 am

Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado is expected to release its third-quarter earnings report today. It will mark the first time since the company announced it would be spinning off its retail operations into a new publicly traded company. What's the feeling on Wall Street about the direction Murphy Oil is headed? Here's three takes.

Forbes Recognizes Arkansas Cities on List of Best for Business, Careers

by Mark Carter 4/29/2010 8:35 am

Three Arkansas cities have been recognized by Forbes as being among the top 85 metropolitan areas for business and careers.

Fayetteville Ranks No. 7 in Forbes' Top College Sports Towns

by Karen Martin 3/9/2010 9:17 am

Sports offerings and quality of life place Fayetteville at No. 7 on Forbes' recently published list of Top College Sports Towns.

Forbes Travel Guide Awards Peabody Hotel in Little Rock 4 Stars

by Mark Carter 11/9/2009 11:26 am

In this video, The Peabody Hotel in Little Rock celebrates its designation by Forbes Travel Guide as Arkansas' first-ever 4-star hotel.