Tagged: j. french hill

Simmons First Proxy: Pay Rise for George Makris, Payments to French Hill in 2014

by George Waldon 5/6/2015 2:31 pm

The compensation of the top executive at Simmons First National Corp. mushroomed by 135 percent in 2014, the year he succeeded J. Thomas May as CEO.

Delta Trust Shareholders 3Q Payday Approaching

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/4/2014 12:00 am

The value of the pending acquisition of Little Rock’s Delta Trust & Banking Corp. stands at about $67.2 million. That number is based on a recent closing price of $39.65 per share for Simmons First National Corp. of Pine Bluff.

Execs Quiet on Rumors of Simmons First Buying Delta Trust

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/3/2014 12:00 am

Banking sources say Delta Trust & Banking Corp. of Little Rock is in the process of selling. The would-be buyer? Simmons First National Corp. of Pine Bluff. Two sources say the price is $63 million -- 1.5 times book value.

The Mimosa

by J. French Hill 1/1/2014 12:00 am

While we’re surrounded by winter’s cold, damp days, my mind has turned to the warm afternoons of summer — the smell of freshly cut grass, the sounds of the bees making their daily rounds and that slight scent of multiple fragrances in the air.

J French Hill: Leadership Classes Have Tradition Of Active Engagement

by J. French Hill 6/24/2013 12:00 am

For almost three decades, Leadership Greater Little Rock has graduated the cream of the crop in our city. The alumni of this program have gone on to inspire citizens in our metropolitan area as well as people across the globe.

New Familiar Names Getting Added to Delta Trust's Shareholders List

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/8/2013 12:00 am

With the pending change of ownership at Delta Trust & Bank, more new names are being added to the bank's rosters.

Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce Boasts of an Area Full of Possibilities

by J. French Hill and Jay Chesshir 3/18/2013 12:00 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce is the primary, business-driven leadership organization responsible for economic growth and development of the Little Rock region to ensure business is profitable, and every citizen has the opportunity to share in the abundance of our economy.

J. French Hill, Chairman of Delta Trust & Bank, on Encouraging Business Trends

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2013 12:00 am

French Hill, in addition to running the 27th-largest bank chartered in Arkansas, is chairman of the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce for 2013.

War Play

by J. French Hill 3/1/2012 1:00 am

"Under Siege" wasn't the first movie filmed on location at the I-430 Bridge. A plain manila envelope delivers filmed memories of what was once a wild, wild West Little Rock.