Tagged: gary head

Gary Head: Smiley Told Me He’d Made Mistakes

by George Waldon 8/8/2014 8:00 am

Gary Head, chairman, president and CEO of Fayetteville’s Signature Bank of Arkansas, says he learned of the multimillion-dollar loan scandal involving Dennis Smiley Jr. in a phone call from Smiley himself.

7 Arkansas Lenders Still Indebted to Treasury After TARP Relief

by George Waldon 11/4/2013 12:00 am

Seven Arkansas lenders remain under the umbrella of the U.S. Treasury’s TARP program in the aftermath of the 2008 financial meltdown. The group collectively received more than $126 million through the Capital Purchase Program-Troubled Asset Relief Program.