Tagged: twin city bank

With Sale of National, North Little Rock No Longer Bank HQ

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/21/2013 12:00 am

The pending sale of National Bank of Arkansas to Fayetteville’s Arvest Bank will mark the end of an era. NBA, which operates a network of seven locations from Sherwood to Conway, Little Rock, Maumelle and Conway, is the last financial institution standing among lenders headquartered in North Little Rock.

One Bank Founding Traced to 1956 Organization of American National Bank

by George Waldon 9/30/2013 12:00 am

Five businessmen are recognized for planting the corporate seed for what developed into today’s One Bank & Trust of Little Rock. The venture was launched as American National Bank and morphed into its better-known incarnation as First American.

Camouflage In The Board Room: Duck Blind Deal-Making

by Kenneth L. Kieser 9/9/2013 12:00 am

Certainly corporate members visiting Arkansas duck camps are nothing new. Arkansas waterfowl hunting clubs that have been around since the late 1800s were mainly owned by private groups. By 1956, private clubs comprised 1,820,921 acres in Arkansas. The clubs ranged from exclusive to primitive, depending on a hunter’s taste and depth of pocketbook.

Life, Lessons and the Legacy: Love of Duck Hunting Shared by Generations

by Brent Birch 9/30/2011 12:00 am

Many articles have been written about the father-and-son relationships built through shared outdoor activities. For some, the relationship is forged on the golf course. For others, it may be at deer camp or casting spinner baits at a favorite fishing hole. But in Arkansas, there is something about sharing a duck blind with your dad that creates a unique bond and fosters the desire to pass on to the next generation the significant life lessons learned there.

How to Plan for A Successful Retirement

by Mark Friedman 2/1/2009 12:00 am

In an unstable economy, it's important for boomers close to retirement age to diversify their wealth and branch out into other investment options.

Walking the Walk

by Soirée Staff 9/1/2008 12:00 am

Banker Bob Birch takes the lead in finding a cure for juvenile diabetes.

Bob Birch on Surviving Prostate Cancer

by BOOM staff 7/1/2008 12:00 am

Banker Bob Birch beats prostate cancer after an annual check-up.