Tagged: john beachboard

$2.8 Million Transaction Visits LR’s Legacy Hotel (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 10/24/2016 12:00 am

SHG Management LLC, led by Kishan Patel, bought the 86-room Legacy Hotel at 625 W. Capitol Ave. The seller is Southern Comfort Inns Inc., led by Amin Amarshi.

Yellow Rocket Buys Rebsamen Property for New HQ

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

Yellow Rock Concepts of Little Rock, the powerhouse restaurant group, has bought estate sale king Roy Dudley’s property at 1311 Rebsamen Park Road in Riverdale.

East Little Rock's 'Innovation Alley' Drawing Grit, Funk Lovers

by George Waldon 2/1/2016 12:00 am

Margaret McEntire has found herself in the midst of a second redevelopment wave in downtown Little Rock. A player on the River Market scene since 1999, McEntire is now hosting change instead of making it happen.

Yellow Rocket Concepts Combine Partnerships

by Jan Cottingham 3/2/2015 12:00 am

Yellow Rocket Concepts is a brand that includes several different partnerships.

Yellow Rocket Partners Aim to Build Restaurant Brands

by Jan Cottingham 3/2/2015 12:00 am

Consistently providing high-quality food in a casually hip atmosphere, Yellow Rocket’s five restaurants - Big Orange Midtown, Big Orange West, Local Lime, ZaZa (Little Rock and Conway) or Lost Forty Brewing - last year brought in over $10 million in food sales alone.

Yellow Rocket Restaurant Sales Soar in Central Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/16/2015 12:00 am

Yellow Rocket Concept’s five restaurants reported almost $11 million in receipts last year, not including alcohol sales, making the group a central Arkansas restaurant juggernaut.

Big Orange 2 Pulls in Cash, Customers at New Midtown Location

by Jan Cottingham 7/29/2013 12:00 am

Big Orange Midtown officially opened July 17 in the Midtowne Little Rock shopping center at 201 University Ave., and co-owner Scott McGehee says business has been so brisk he expects that within 18 months revenue there will outdo that of his other restaurants.

Muy Delicioso: Local Lime Wows With Inventive Menu, Hip Vibe

by Amanda Hoelzeman 1/1/2013 12:00 am

Like almost every other living, breathing human being in Little Rock, we anticipated the opening of Local Lime Tacos & Margaritas like kids waiting for Christmas. And when the restaurant finally flung open its doors, with wide eyes and watering mouths, we curiously explored the menu and the surroundings. And here’s our verdict: Local Lime Tacos & Margaritas is like nothing Little Rock has ever seen (or tasted) before.

Big Orange Does Burgers, Salads, Shakes and Cocktails Right

by Karen Martin 12/5/2011 5:28 am

The creative team of John Beachboard and Scott McGehee, the brains behind ZaZa, work their magic on burgers, salads, shakes and drinks at Big Orange in the Promenade at Chenal.

Burgers, Shakes and a Bar: Big Orange is Open n Promenade at Chenal

by Karen Martin 8/22/2011 8:57 am

Big Orange, the much-anticipated new restaurant from ZaZa's John Beachboard and Scott McGehee, is open in Promenade at Chenal, 17809 Chenal Parkway, Little Rock.

Savor the Flavor of Cooks Tour Sunday in Chenal Valley

by Karen Martin 4/15/2011 6:35 am

Cooks Tour is going on from 1-4 p.m. Sunday (April 17) in the Arbors and Oaks neighborhoods of Chenal Valley. Tickets are $25 at the door.

Central Arkansas Economy Attractive to Business Owners, Job Seekers

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 10/1/2010 12:00 am

Whether you’re looking for work or considering relocating your business here, you’ll be happy to know that central Arkansas has a healthy business climate. Here’s a snapshot.

Small Business Owners: John Beachboard, ZAZA

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 10/1/2010 12:00 am

Within just two years of opening ZAZA Fine Salad + Wood-Oven Pizza Co., John Beachboard and his business partner, Scott McGehee, were approached by the CEO of Kentucky Fried Chicken about franchising their business.

UPDATE: Savor the Flavors of Cooks Tour

by Karen Martin 3/16/2010 9:20 am

Get your tickets for Cooks Tour, 1-4 p.m. April 18 in the Orle neighborhood of Chenal Valley. The Patrons' Cocktail Buffet is from 7-9:30 p.m. APril 16 at the home of Mary Kay and Jim East.