Tagged: powers of arkansas

Contractors Hope, Kullander Won't Be Retried, Charges Dismissed

by Gwen Moritz 11/8/2017 11:05 am

Little Rock area contractors Alan Hope and Mikel Kullander will not be retried on charges that they defrauded the federal government on contracts intended for companies owned by disabled veterans.

Solar Projects Shining Examples in Arkansas

by Kyle Massey 10/23/2017 12:00 am

Tom Jacobs wondered if the sunshine pouring onto his 1,200 acres might feasibly power some of his farm operations in DeWitt, so he volunteered to become a guinea pig.

I Shouldn’t Have to Say This (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 9/18/2017 12:00 am

I spend exactly zero minutes worrying about who advertises in Arkansas Business. That’s someone else’s job.

Jury Deadlocked, Mistrial Declared in Contractor Fraud Case

by Gwen Moritz 9/15/2017 7:27 am

U.S. District Judge Leon Holmes declared a mistrial Thursday in the criminal trial of R. Alan Hope and Mikel C. Kullander, Little Rock area contractors accused of defrauding the government.

Wheels of Justice in Motion for Disabled Vet Fraud Case

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/28/2017 12:00 am

With a pretrial hearing scheduled for Thursday and trial set to start Sept. 5, the filings are flying in the federal criminal case of R. Alan Hope and Mikel C. Kullander.

Advanced Energy Has Its Day at Capitol

by Kyle Massey 3/14/2017 4:34 pm

It was Arkansas Advanced Energy Day at the state Capitol, and Sen. Garry Stubblefield was speaking to the state’s top energy efficiency and renewable power companies, but he had to hold to his priorities.

Alan Hope, Mikel Kullander Indicted in Federal Contract Scheme

by Gwen Moritz 12/14/2016 6:56 am

Two officers of a North Little Rock company were indicted on 31 felony counts related to an alleged scheme to get millions in federal contracts by falsely claiming their company was headed by a disabled veteran.

Oakwood Apartments Sale Tops $6.5 Million (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 10/3/2016 12:00 am

An affiliate of Los Angeles real estate investment firm AndMark bought the Oakwood Apartments project at 1310 Smithwick Drive in Jacksonville.

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.

Powers Promotes Keen to President (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/7/2016 12:00 am

Steve Keen has been promoted to president of Powers of Arkansas, a North Little Rock HVAC company. Keen, who has worked for Powers of Arkansas for 10 years, was formerly president of HVAC and controls.

Update II: DAV Construction Searched by Federal Agents

by Gwen Moritz 8/20/2015 2:49 pm

The subject of a federal law enforcement search at a North Little Rock office on Wednesday was DAV Construction Co., according to a statement issued Thursday afternoon by Powers of Arkansas.

Advanced Energy Jobs Number 25,000 (Steve Patterson Commentary)

by Steve Patterson 1/12/2015 12:00 am

The development of innovative technologies to help meet America’s energy demands has allowed the emergence of an advanced energy sector that now accounts for the employment of more than 25,000 Arkansans, according to a new study released by the Arkansas Advanced Energy Foundation.

Powers of Arkansas Delivers Punch to Prince with Sales Staff Exodus

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/27/2014 12:00 am

Powers of Arkansas hires away 10 salespeople from competitor John Prince Co.