Tagged: gary smith

Improved Activity Not Yet Triggering Industrial Construction

by George Waldon 6/20/2016 12:00 am

The occupancy rate in the Pulaski County industrial market continues to hover around 90 percent. During the first quarter this year, occupancy stood at 89.3 percent among 45.4 million SF tracked by Central Arkansas Commercial Data Exchange.

Industrial Activity Simmering Beneath Flat Market Veneer

by George Waldon 7/6/2015 12:00 am

Market conditions are reaching the tipping point to launch construction and add fresh product to the warehouse inventory in the Little Rock area.

Car Rental Zipcar Getting Tryout at University of Arkansas

by Marty Cook 9/29/2014 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas is trying an on-campus rental-car program again. Zipcar launched Sept. 20 on the Fayetteville campus and announced that two cars — a Ford Escape and a Ford Focus — are available for hourly or daily use for Zipcar members.

Gary Smith: A Great Idea Means Generations of Great Leaders for Greater Little Rock

by Gary Smith 6/23/2014 12:00 am

Leadership Greater Little Rock is one of the best ideas ever implemented by the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce. It fills so many roles for our community and its business.

Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce Focus: Putting Stock Into Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/24/2014 12:00 am

To more effectively compete with the economic development efforts of other major metros, the chamber is increasing its private Stock in the Rock economic development investment by as much as 100 percent, empowering the organization to better: 1) develop our economy; 2) develop our community; 3) advocate on behalf of business; 4) keep, attract and grow talent; 5) market and communicate our opportunities and successes.

Vacancy Rate in Industrial Space Dips

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/2/2013 12:00 am

The vacancy rate for industrial properties in central Arkansas fell slightly to 11.2 percent in the second quarter of 2013 compared with 11.6 percent in second-quarter 2012.

Executive Q&A: 9 Arkansas Business Leaders Talk Golf

by Executive Golf Golfer Staff 4/1/2013 12:00 am

Where do they play? What's in the bag? And what do they get out of the game of golf? Here are nine Arkansas executives and the sport they love.

Update: Gary Smith Sells Easy Runner to Fleet Feet Inc.

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/14/2013 1:45 pm

Gary Smith, owner of Easy Runner in Little Rock, says he has sold his store to Fleet Feet Inc., and that he'll remain with the store through the Little Rock Marathon next month.

SLIDESHOW: Fans Admire Changes as Ribbon Sliced on Stadium's New $7.3 Million Press Box

by Jim Harris 8/26/2010 2:55 pm

City and state dignitaries and University of Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long, plus plenty of other fans, enjoyed early fall-like conditions under a bright, sunny sky to open the doors to the $7.3 million press box at War Memorial Stadium.


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