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Paul Harvel Honored with Life Member Award from American Chamber of Commerce Executives

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

Paul Harvel’s 21 years of work at the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce included raising the chamber’s total assets from $70,000 to more than $10 million.

Gary Smith: A Great Idea Means Generations of Great Leaders for Greater Little Rock

by Gary Smith 6/23/2014 12:00 am

Leadership Greater Little Rock is one of the best ideas ever implemented by the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce. It fills so many roles for our community and its business.

Jordan Carlisle Named Entrepreneurship Director for Little Rock Chamber

by Mark Carter 5/13/2014 9:25 am

Carlisle's duties will include developing new entrepreneurial programs and working with existing events such as Startup Weekend and 1 Million Cups. Roughly 80 percent of the chamber's membership is defined as small business.

Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce Focus: Putting Stock Into Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/24/2014 12:00 am

To more effectively compete with the economic development efforts of other major metros, the chamber is increasing its private Stock in the Rock economic development investment by as much as 100 percent, empowering the organization to better: 1) develop our economy; 2) develop our community; 3) advocate on behalf of business; 4) keep, attract and grow talent; 5) market and communicate our opportunities and successes.

Recovery of Dassault Falcon Jet Benefits Arkansas

by Luke Jones 12/9/2013 12:00 am

One of Little Rock’s most important international companies sits directly under the flight paths of travelers departing and returning from overseas.

Graham Cobb Enters Little Rock Regional Chamber as New Chief Operating Officer

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/25/2013 12:00 am

Graham Cobb has joined the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce as its new chief operating officer. A Little Rock native, Cobb will run the day-to-day operations of the business lobbying group.

Rogers-Lowell Edges LR Regional as Largest Chamber of Commerce in Arkansas

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

With five more members than Little Rock Regional, Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce takes top spot as largest in the state.

Arkansas Ranked Twice in Forbes' Business List

by Luke Jones 8/9/2013 11:45 am

Forbes Magazine this week ranked two Arkansas regions on its list of "Best Places for Business and Careers."

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.

Airport Gets $67M Renovation; Bill, Hillary Clinton to Attend Friday's Formal Dedication

by Jan Cottingham 4/29/2013 12:00 am

The former president and the former secretary of state are scheduled to attend Friday event marking the completion of a $67 million renovation and formally dedicating the Little Rock National Airport’s new name.

Employing a Superior Workforce in Little Rock

by Capital Assets Staff 3/18/2013 12:00 am

The sustained strength of the Little Rock region’s nationally recognized economy and its ability to weather national or global economic downturns is directly attributable to a regional approach to development and the diversity of its business community.

Location, Location, Little Rock: From Nashville to Houston, You're Not Far From Home

by Capital Assets Staff 3/18/2013 12:00 am

Little Rock is the capital of Arkansas and the global brand of a 12-county region home to more than 1 million people living within a 50-mile radius of downtown.

11 Places Unique to Little Rock

by Capital Assets Staff 3/18/2013 12:00 am

Only around Little Rock will you find these destinations that stand out on their own.

Chamber Focus: Stock in the Rock

by Capital Assets Staff 3/18/2013 12:00 am

Where miles equal minutes, 1 million people live within 50 minutes of downtown Little Rock. So, twelve central Arkansas counties and their unique communities are united to compete as one common, globally recognized brand — Little Rock.

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.

Buckley O’Mell Gets New Title at LR Regional Chamber of Commerce (Super Mover)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/4/2013 12:00 am

As vice president of advocacy for the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, Buckley O’Mell will continue to use his experience and skills in public service to promote community outreach and improvement.

Janet Jones on the Strength of Central Arkansas Real Estate

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/25/2013 12:00 am

Janet Jones has led her namesake real estate company since opening it in 1980. A former president of what is now known as the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce, Jones offers some advice on the local housing market.

Margaret Ellibee: Takes on Big Job

by Luke Jones 2/25/2013 12:00 am

Since succeeding Dan Bakke in August as president of Pulaski Tech, Margaret Ellibee has become involved with the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas, the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce and the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Buckley O’Mell Joins Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/13/2013 9:58 am

Buckley O’Mell has been named vice president of advocacy at the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Video: Little Rock Chamber, Airport Hold Job Fair for Hawker Beechcraft Workers

by Lance Turner 12/14/2012 8:44 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport held a job fair for local employees of Hawker Beechcraft, which is shutting down its completions center at Adams Field. Includes video.

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