Tagged: maria haley

Recruiting Billion-Dollar Shandong Sun Paper Mill Starts With Breakfast

by George Waldon 8/22/2016 12:00 am

The future pulp mill site, five miles south of Arkadelphia, represents Shandong Sun Paper’s first North American project. Construction of the complex is expected to begin a year from now and produce 250 new jobs to staff it when fully operational in 2020.

Update: Hewlett-Packard to Lay Off 500 in Conway

by Luke Jones and Lance Turner 7/8/2013 3:33 pm

Hewlett-Packard, the computer and information technology services company that has struggled as PC sales have declined, said Monday that it is laying off 500 people at its services center in Conway.

Soiree In Memorium: 18 Legacies We Won't Forget

by 3/1/2012 12:00 am

Gone but not forgotten. Sounds trite but true. I decided to put all of the Soirée magazines in order from 2002 to 2012, look at every page and write down the names of Little Rock philanthropists who are no longer with us. You probably realize our huge losses by now.

Maria Haley: 'A Great Public Servant'

by Karen Martin 9/14/2011 9:41 am

Maria Haley, head of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission who died Tuesday from a brain aneurysm, was "a great public servant, a wonderful person, and my friend for more than 30 years," according to a statement released by President Bill Clinton.

Little Rock Soiree's November Issue Hits Newsstands

by Amanda Hoelzeman 11/2/2010 10:54 am

The November issue of Soiree, on newsstands and online at InArkansas.com, is one to savor. Read all about locals who provide reasons for us to give thanks. Plus, check out our beautiful annual holiday gift guide and our first-ever Little Rock Beauty Black Book.

Maria Haley Develops Link Between Education and Prosperity

by Jason Wiest 11/1/2010 12:00 am

Maria Haley, the Executive Director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, has big plans for Arkansas.