Tagged: millie ward

Eclectic Career Leads Nodelman to Stone Ward

by Kyle Massey 1/22/2018 9:34 am

Larry Stone wasn't looking for a new creative chieftain at Little Rock advertising agency Stone Ward, but he embraced an unexpected opportunity in the case of Jeffrey Nodelman.

Working Like a Dog At Stone Ward, Playfully

by Kyle Massey 1/22/2018 12:00 am

Stone Ward's employees in downtown Little Rock and Chicago find that fun and games — among other amenities — leaven a stressful workload at the advertising agency.

When Little Rock Jilted Amazon: Tale of a Breakup Letter

by Kyle Massey 10/30/2017 12:00 am

The whirlwind week of #lovelittlerock started when Millie Ward got a call from Little Rock Regional Chamber's Jay Chesshir, who thought that while 238 cities were pitching to land Amazon, Little Rock could make some noise by saying no.

Honda Dealers Hitch Their Marketing With Stone Ward

by Kyle Massey 6/26/2017 3:12 pm

Stone Ward has a new client, the South Central Honda Dealers Association, and the ad agency will be developing new creative concepts for the group of seven Honda dealerships in three states.

Stone & Ward Reflect, From Leno to Picasso

by Kyle Massey 4/24/2017 12:00 am

Stone Ward's Millie Ward and Larry Stone have struck a good work-and-home-life balance: They draw no dividing line.

Millie Ward to Speak at UCA's Davis Family Series

by Todd Traub 1/31/2017 11:13 am

Stone Ward co-founder and president to discuss her career as part of the UCA business school lecture program.

Little Rock, Big Hero: Millie Ward

by Nicola Kavanagh-Trinidade 12/8/2016 4:56 am

Millie Ward, volunteer and board member at Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches, reminds us of the importance of a loving environment.

Little Rock's Metrocentre Mall District Begins Dissolution Process

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

Property owners in downtown Little Rock’s Metrocentre Improvement District No. 1 are finally getting a break from decades of shouldering $12.5 million of debt.

Brett Parker Named Incoming Media Director of Stone Ward (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/15/2016 12:00 am

Brett Parker, senior media planner and buyer for the Stone Ward advertising agency, will become media director on Oct. 1. He’ll replace Debra Reid, who will retire Sept. 30.

Sissy's Log Cabin Rings Stone Ward for Ad Buys

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/9/2016 12:00 am

Sissy’s Log Cabin, the jewelry company with stores in Pine Bluff, Little Rock, Jonesboro and Memphis, has switched its advertising contract from Albright Ideas to Stone Ward.

Rotary Club of Little Rock Honors Millie Ward

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 5/3/2016 2:04 pm

Millie Ward, co-founder and president of Little Rock advertising agency Stone Ward, was honored Tuesday by the Rotary Club of Little Rock with its Business & Professional Leader of the Year Award.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Media & Marketing

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

A media and marketing resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

UA Business Hall of Fame

by Staff 3/31/2015 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas Business Hall of Fame Dinner was held at the Statehouse Convention Center. Hosted by the Sam M. Walton College of Business, the event featured dinner and a program that honored Millie Ward and Stephen LaFrance Sr., among others.

Two Steps Forward (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 3/16/2015 12:00 am

Millie Ward is believed to be the first woman to have been named a partner in a major advertising agency in Arkansas and one of the first in the Southwest. In a lengthy interview with an Arkansas Business reporter, not once did she refer to her status as a pioneer, and when asked directly about it, she said she didn’t want really to discuss it. She agreed that it just might be a sign of progress that the subject hadn’t arisen earlier.

Millie Ward of Stone Ward on 40 Years in Advertising

by Jan Cottingham 3/16/2015 12:00 am

Millie Ward, president of Stone Ward of Little Rock, has been in the advertising business for 40 years and she was recently inducted into the University of Arkansas Business Hall of Fame. But spend any time with her and you’ll see — it’s subtle, noticeable only in retrospect — that she’d rather tell her clients’ stories than her own.

UA to Induct 4 Into Business Hall of Fame Tonight

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/13/2015 11:21 am

The Sam Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas will induct four into its Business Hall of Fame at a ceremony tonight at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

UA Business Hall of Fame 2015: Millie Ward

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/26/2015 12:00 am

Millie Ward is at the center of things. As president and co-founder of Stone Ward, a full-service advertising agency with offices in Little Rock and Chicago, she is at the center of the group’s ethos of intelligent thinking, committed service and creative drive.

Tickets to Tabriz 2015 Now on Sale

by Jess Ardrey 1/14/2015 8:44 am

Ladies and gentlemen, Tabriz is back.

UA Announces 4 Inductees For Business Hall of Fame

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2014 10:30 am

Representing the Class of 2015 inductees into the University of Arkansas Business Hall of Fame are Millie Ward, Al Bell, Stephen L. LaFrance Sr., and Donald E. "Buddy" Wray, the UA said Thursday.

Ward Gets Toasted, Roasted for SMEI

by Staff 11/1/2012 12:01 am

Sales and Marketing Executives International Arkansas held its 45th Top Manager of the Year Roast & Toast at the DoubleTree Hotel. Millie Ward, President of Stone Ward, was the recipient of the award, and Skip Rutherford, Dean of the Clinton School of Public Service, was the emcee.