Tagged: tony karklins

Here's a Look Inside Orbea's Plans for Downtown Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/6/2013 10:47 am

Orbea, the Spanish bicycle manufacturer, says it is moving its North American headquarters to the former Stephens Media office at 119 Main St. in Little Rock.

Get To Know 6 Of Your Notable Neighbors

by Metro Little Rock Guide Staff 10/1/2012 12:00 am

From professional artists and athletes, entrepreneurs and award-winning chefs to top-notch doctors and educators, some of the nation's best and brightest just happen to be your new neighbors.

Notable Neighbors: Tony Karklins

by Amanda Hoelzeman 10/1/2012 12:00 am

When he was just 11, Tony Karklins got a job at Little Rock’s Chainwheel bike shop changing flat tires and taking out the trash. Five years later, at the seasoned age of 16, Karklins invested money into the shop and took 50 percent ownership of the company. He hasn’t stopped pedaling since. He’s now the managing director of Orbea USA, which became one of the premiere bike brands in the U.S. only a few years after Karklins introduced it to the American market.

Notable Neighbors: Tony Karklins

by Metro Little Rock Staff 10/24/2011 12:00 am

When he was just 11, Tony Karklins got a job at Little Rock’s Chainwheel bike shop changing flat tires and taking out the trash. Five years later, at the seasoned age of 16, Karklins invested money into the shop and took 50 percent ownership of the company. He hasn’t stopped pedaling since.