Tagged: jeff standridge

Jeff Standridge On Why Companies Should Encourage Startups

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 12:00 am

"A vibrant startup/innovation ecosystem is a great place for an established company to source talent," says Jeff Standridge, chief catalyst of The Conductor at UCA.

SPONSORED: Building a Sustainable Venture Ecosystem – The Long Game

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/22/2017 8:30 am

It is important that teachers, parents and students understand that there are viable career paths to entrepreneurship, and that established companies thrive when they have a steady flow of smart, innovative talent upon which to build.

Downtown Startup Space Among Conway Chamber's Priorities

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 3/10/2017 11:38 am

The Conway Area Chamber of Commerce said Thursday it will raise public and private money for seven "generation defining" projects, including a startup space that Conway Corp. has said it will pay for.

The Conductor, Junior Achievement to Provide K-12 Programming

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/9/2017 9:13 am

The Conductor, a public-private partnership of the University of Central Arkansas and Startup Junkie Consulting, announces a new partnership with the nonprofit Junior Achievement of Arkansas to create programming for K-12 students.

David's Burgers Sets Stake in Conway Near Future Sam's Club

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2016 12:00 am

A David’s Burgers location and 10 houses provide a pair of $1.1 million transactions in Conway.

Conway Retail, Tech Startups Joust in Entrepreneurial Climate

by Dwain Hebda 5/18/2016 12:00 am

It’s hard to say which emerging segment of Conway’s entrepreneurial community best typifies the city’s economic development, retail or tech start-ups. City leaders aren’t complaining either way.

Cadron Creek Capital Closes With 55 Investors

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2016 12:00 am

As of January, the first Cadron Creek fund was closed with 55 investors (made up of 60 individuals) and $1.525 million.

Jeff Standridge of Newly Launched Cadron Creek Capital Talks Conway Investment

by Mark Carter 11/11/2015 9:34 am

Acxiom Vice President Jeff Standridge believes Conway is overdue to make its own mark on the state's tech startup ecosystem and hopes his new fund can help.

Even With Frequent Flier Miles, Jeff Standridge Feels at Home with Acxiom

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/17/2013 12:00 am

Jeff Standridge has spent a great deal of his time traveling the world as Acxiom’s vice president of global partners and development, and for the last two years has been running the company’s Latin American market in Brazil.