Tagged: movers & shakers

J. Kelly Robbins Hired as EVP at State Chapter of Contractors Association (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

J. Kelly Robbins has been named the executive vice president of the Arkansas Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America, based in Little Rock.

North Arkansas Regional Medical Center Names New Critical Care Manager (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

DeLana Dawn Shoemake, a registered nurse, has been promoted to critical care manager at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison, where she is responsible for nursing services and patient care for all patients in the critical care, step down and pediatric units.

Andrea Angel Named Associate Vice Chancellor at UALR (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

Andrea Angel has been named associate vice chancellor for alumni and development by the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Powers of Arkansas Promotes Pair (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

Scott Smith and Chase Ransom have been promoted to new positions with Powers of Arkansas, a North Little Rock HVAC contractor.

Scott Lambert Steps Up to Senior Examiner at State Bank Department (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

Lambert, formerly a credit analyst at Farmers & Merchants Bank of Stuttgart, joined the bank department in 2013.

David Jacobson Joins Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

David Jacobson has been hired as vice president of Medicaid business development and strategy at Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Little Rock.

United Methodist Foundation of Arkansas Adds 8 to Board (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

Rev. Bruce Bennett of Texarkana and seven others have been elected to the board of directors of the United Methodist Foundation of Arkansas.

J. Edward Horton Moves Into SpotRight (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/23/2016 12:00 am

J. Edward Horton has joined the Little Rock office of SpotRight, a consumer insights and social analytics company, as senior vice president of sales and marketing.

Attorney Jean Block Joins Little Rock Wastewater (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Jean Block has been hired as chief legal officer of Little Rock Wastewater. In the new position, Block will serve as legal adviser and counsel to the wastewater utility’s staff and the Little Rock Water Reclamation Commission.

Michelle Smith Joins BancorpSouth Branch in Fort Smith (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Michelle Smith has been hired by BancorpSouth Bank as an assistant vice president and manager of the Riley Farm branch in Fort Smith. Smith, who has 26 years of banking experience, was previously with Simmons Bank.

John Rians Moves Forward as Head of Stepping Stone Unit at WRMC (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Dr. John F. Rians, a fellowship-trained psychiatrist, has been appointed as the medical director and supervising physician of The Stepping Stone, the adult inpatient psychiatric unit at White River Medical Center in Batesville.

Arkansas State Names Carl Cates Dean of New College (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas State University in Jonesboro has named Carl Cates of Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia, to be the first dean of a newly structured college that combines programs in the fine arts, humanities, social sciences, media and communication.

Janet Pulliam To Chair Bar Association's Committee for Breast Cancer (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Janet L. Pulliam, an attorney of counsel with Mitchell Blackstock Ivers Sneddon & Marshall in Little Rock, has been named chair of the American Bar Association’s National Breast Cancer Initiatives Executive Committee for 2016-17.

UCA Promotes Kale Gober to VP Slot (Movers & Shakers)

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

Kale Gober has been hired as vice president of institutional advancement at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. He was formerly assistant athletic director for development at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

St. Bernards Adds Justin Yancey to Medical Team (Movers & Shakers)

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

Dr. Justin Yancey has joined the medical staff of St. Bernards Healthcare as a pediatric hospitalist.

Susan Harriman To Lead ForwARd Arkansas (Movers & Shakers)

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

Susan Bonesteel Harriman has been named executive director of ForwARd Arkansas, a partnership of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation, Walton Family Foundation and Arkansas Board of Education that aims to improve public education in Arkansas.

Steven Quattlebaum Recognized as Lawdragon Leading Lawyer (Movers & Shakers)

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

Steven W. Quattlebaum, a managing member of Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull PLLC in Little Rock, was recently selected as a member of the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America for the fifth time.

Clint Cook Moves Ahead to Headend at Conway Corp. (Movers & Shakers)

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

Clint Cook will be responsible for maintaining the headend, which is a facility that originates and communicates cable television and cable modem services to subscribers.

Katie Hall To Manage Marketing at Arkansas Lighthouse for the Blind (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/2/2016 12:00 am

Katie Hall joined Arkansas Lighthouse for the Blind in February as manager of marketing and development. Hall previously handled corporate communications for Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, which acquired ALB in 2014.

Ghulam Khaleel Joins CHI St. Vincent Neurology Clinic (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/2/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Ghulam M. Khaleel has begun practicing at CHI St. Vincent Neurology Clinic-Little Rock. Khaleel completed his neurology residency at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.