Tagged: movers & shakers

Kendra Jones Set as President of APA's Pharmacists Academy (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Kendra Jones of Little Rock was named the new president of the Arkansas Pharmacists Association’s Arkansas Association of Health-System Pharmacists Academy last month at the association’s 134th annual convention in Hot Springs. The academy represents both private and public agencies and other health care organizations.

Ro Di Brezzo To Head Diversity Department at UA (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Ro Di Brezzo, vice provost for faculty development and enhancement at the University of Arkansas, has been appointed interim vice provost for diversity and inclusion for one year.

Stacey Hogue Promoted at Pulaski Tech (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Stacey Hogue was recently named chief financial officer and vice president of finance at Pulaski Technical College, replacing Pat Palmer, who retired after 35 years of service.

Aromatique Adds Tina Shephard to Sales Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Tina Shephard has more than 20 years of experience in retail and management, having worked for a variety of retailers, including Betsey Johnson, Diane von Furstenberg and Tommy Hilfiger.

Arkansas Urban Forestry Council Elevates Two to Leadership Roles (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Danielle Shasteen of Bentonville and Daniel Hurst of Dumas have been re-elected to the board of directors of the Arkansas Urban Forestry Council for a second three-year term.

Jim Matchett Named Office Manager at Stuck Associates (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Jim Matchett joined the company in February as an architectural project manager and designer after spending two years with BES Design Build in Little Rock.

Generations Bank Promotes Two in Camden (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Jennifer Garcia and Dana Ferguson, loan officers at Generations Bank in Camden, have been promoted to vice president/mortgage loan officer and assistant vice president/loan officer.

Pair Promoted at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Dan Petroff and Rhonda Carroll were recently promoted to manager of customer service applications and manager of BlueCard and regular business claims at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield.

Benny Gooden Named to Exec Position at Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Gooden recently retired as superintendent of the Fort Smith School District, a role he held for 30 years. He has also served in public relations for 50 years as a teacher and building/central office administrator.

Kathleen McDonald Accepts Committee Seats at Arkansas Bar Association (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Kathleen McDonald, managing partner of Beacon Legal Group PLLC, has been appointed to the Arkansas Bar Association’s website/technology, social media and women in the profession committees.

Rhonna Wade Takes Director Slot at Arkansas Community Foundation (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/18/2016 12:00 am

Rhonna Wade of Little Rock has been named one of two statewide outreach directors at Arkansas Community Foundation. She previously was youth programs director at Just Communities of Arkansas, where she facilitated workshops creating more inclusive communities.

Amber Crouch To Lead Crews & Associates Compliance Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Amber Crouch recently joined the compliance team at Crews & Associates Inc. of Little Rock as the new senior compliance officer.

Conway Regional Adds Ahmed Ali to Med Staff (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Ahmed A. Ali recently joined the medical staff at Conway Regional Medical Center. Ali is an internal medicine specialist and former director of the hospitalist program at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

Mackey Yokem Joins United Methodist Foundation as Grants Administrator (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Rev. Mackey Yokem, former executive director of the office of mission and ministry for the Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church, recently retired as a United Methodist elder and will join the staff of the United Methodist Foundation of Arkansas as grants administrator.

Peggy Pierson Promoted to VP at Generations Bank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Peggy Pierson has been promoted to vice president and loan officer at Generations Bank of Van Buren.

Baldwin & Shell Promote Pair to VP Positions (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Jeff Marcussen and Chuck Hesselbein were recently promoted to vice president of marketing and business development and vice president of estimating and pre-construction at Baldwin & Shell Construction Co. of Little Rock.

Bob Qualls Named Journalism Educator of the Year by APA (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Bob Qualls, adjunct instructor of journalism at Lyon College, recently received the Journalism Educator of the Year Award at the Arkansas Press Association’s convention in Bentonville.

Brent Medders Awarded for Positive Domino's Effect (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Brent Medders, owner of 22 Domino’s Pizza stores throughout Arkansas, was recently awarded the International Franchise Association Gold Franny Award for operational excellence for the fourth consecutive year.

CHI St. VIncent Adds Frances Radkey to Hot Springs Village Facility (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/4/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Frances A. Radkey recently joined the staff of CHI St. Vincent Primary Care-Village in Hot Springs Village. Radkey, a board-certified internal medicine physician, works specifically in preventive health care and in the management of chronic health issues such as diabetes, high blood pressure, thyroid disorders and heart disease.

Kimbel Mechanical Elevates Two in Springdale (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/4/2016 12:00 am

Dale Tuttle and Bryan Williams have been promoted to quality control manager and director of the custom homes division at Kimbel Mechanical Systems Inc. of Springdale.