Tagged: verizon

Crowne Plaza Hosts $13.5M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 5/22/2017 12:00 am

Crowne Plaza Little Rock LLC, led by Wally Allen, sold the 244-room hotel at 201 S. Shackleford Road.

Conway CVS Sold for $7.6 Million

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/23/2017 12:00 am

Commercial property in Conway and farmland in Lonoke County form this week’s five-piece of multimillion-dollar transactions.

Students Can Heed Verizon’s Call … for Apps

by Little Rock Family Staff 11/5/2016 12:00 am

Verizon is calling out to middle and high school students to show their stuff in a no-coding-necessary contest for creating problem-solving apps.

At 10, Windstream Focuses On Midmarket Future

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/12/2016 12:00 am

Windstream Holdings Inc., the publicly traded spinoff of Little Rock’s Alltel Corp., recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, saying its first decade has sharpened its focus on midmarket business customers, although it also has residential, small business and wholesale customers.

Asa Hutchinson Announces School Coding Competition

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/7/2016 12:44 pm

Gov. Asa Hutchinson announces the new Governor's All-Region and All-State Coding Competition.

Verizon Announces Availability of LTE Advanced Network

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/30/2016 9:40 am

Verizon announced on Monday that its next-generation network, called Verizon LTE Advanced, is now available in Little Rock and 460 other cities, including some in Arkansas, at no additional cost.

Bloomberg: Verizon Communications to Shed Regional Offices

by Mark Carter 10/29/2015 3:33 pm

Bloomberg Business is reporting that Verizon Communications has informed employees that the company is reorganizing its wireless operations by reducing the number of regional offices and that it will cut an unspecified number of jobs.

A Look at Two Sides of the 'Net Neutrality' Debate

by Associated Press 11/11/2014 11:36 am

Let's say President Barack Obama gets his way and high-speed Internet service providers are governed by the same U.S. regulations imposed on telephone companies 80 years ago.

Verizon to Help Promote October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

by Jess Ardrey 9/26/2014 7:00 am

Long-time supporters of the cause, the company puts a digital spin on their awareness efforts this October.

Aurora Digital Signage Partners with Verizon for Internet Coverage

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/24/2014 1:36 pm

The partnership with Verizon will enable Aurora clients to use the Verizon Wireless network to power their digital signage and eliminate the need to run internal cables.

Allied Wireless Jobs Safe for Now After AT&T Sale

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/10/2013 12:00 am

Employees of Allied Wireless Communications Corp. of Little Rock, which is being purchased by AT&T Inc. in a $780 million transaction announced in January, are learning more about the job prospects under the new owner.

The Cellular Connection Opening New Location in Little Rock

by Lauren James 5/31/2013 8:00 am

The Cellular Connection, the largest Verizon Premium Wireless Retailer in the country, will open its fifth location in the state with a grand opening celebration today (May 31).

AT&T Rated Best Carrier In Little Rock Area

by Luke Jones 5/13/2013 12:00 am

RootMetrics, a data company in Bellevue, Wash., released a report last week comparing four major carriers’ performances in the Little Rock area.

Office Demand Slips

by George Waldon 8/15/2011 12:00 am

Occupancy in the Pulaski County office market declined slightly for a second year, according to the Central Arkansas Commercial Data Exchange.

Five Tech Executives Talk About Their Favorite Phones

by Lance Turner 7/19/2010 11:33 am

Five Arkansas technology executives from companies including Windstream, Verizon and Rockfish Interactive, share what cell phones they use and how the devices have altered their work and productivity.

Soirée's 2010 Women To Watch: Lucie Pathmann

by Soirée Staff 6/1/2010 12:00 am

Lucie Pathmann is the PR manager of the South Central region of Verizon Wireless, working to identify and create opportunities to obtain media coverage for our region in all areas of the business.

Red Cross Honors Arkansas Heroes

by Soirée Staff 4/1/2010 3:50 pm

The 2009 Arkansas Heroes Awards luncheon was held at the Doubletree Hotel and was presented by Verizon and the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas.

Donna Cone Honored by Women and Children First

by Staff 3/1/2010 1:02 am

The 2010 Women & Children First Woman of the Year Gala honored Donna Cone for her charitable heart and accomplishments. Guests sipped on “Donna-tini” Absolut Vodka cocktails and were entertained by Lawrence Hamilton and CRISIS! The event was held at The Peabody Little Rock Grand Ballroom and was presented by Verizon Wireless.