Tagged: jonesboro regional chamber of commerce

Jonesboro’s Hotel Room Revenue Rises by 5.68 Percent in 2013

by Mark Friedman 5/26/2014 12:00 am

Hotels in Jonesboro generated $17.5 million from room revenue in 2013, which was up 5.68 percent over the previous year.

Mark Young on Evaluating, Expanding Local Economies

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/26/2013 12:00 am

Mark Young, who has led the Jonesboro chamber since April 2006, has built a 25-year career of local and regional economic development in Arkansas as well as Oklahoma and North Carolina.

Jonesboro: Skilled Workforce Attracts Industry (Workforce Development (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

Jonesboro city leaders know it takes a highly skilled workforce to attract industry. Their efforts to build a base of highly skilled workers necessary for the recruitment of industry earned the city recognition as a 2011 Arkansas Business City of Distinction for Workforce Development.