Tagged: tom gibbons

Acme Files Chapter 11 to Avoid Takeover

by George Waldon 5/5/2014 12:00 am

The parent company of Allied Bank of Mulberry was steered into bankruptcy to stave off a possible takeover by a fellow lender. The defensive move buys Acme Holding Co. more time to work out a solution with Chambers Bank of Danville and other creditors.

CFO Awards Honor 7 Leaders in Banking, Accounting (Video)

by Mark Carter 11/14/2012 2:20 pm

Tom Gibbons of Frost PLLC was among seven financial professionals honored Wednesday at the 2012 Arkansas Business CFO of the Year Awards at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock. Includes video and photos.

Tom Gibbons of Frost, PLLC (Lifetime Achievement Award in Accounting)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/5/2012 12:00 am

Back as a young accountant fresh out of law school and working for Arthur Andersen in Houston, Tom Gibbons figured an Arkansas job interview would amount to nothing more than a “great opportunity to go duck hunting.” He never got the chance to visit a duck blind, but his interview with the firm now known simply as Frost PLLC evidently was a good one: The trip lasted four days.