Tagged: verizon wireless

Verizon To Add More Than 285 Jobs in Arkansas in 2014

by Lee Hogan 5/5/2014 11:06 am

Verizon Wireless says it will add more than 285 jobs in Arkansas this year in various departments, including customer service, technical support and sales.

Kristi Crum of Verizon on Keeping a Line Open for Rural Communities

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/24/2014 12:00 am

Kristi Crum began her career in 2001 as an analyst for Alltel Corp. in Little Rock. She continued working for the company following its acquisition in 2009 by Verizon. She has worked at Verizon’s headquarters in New Jersey and was most recently director of retail sales for Verizon’s northern California region. Her current position will return her to her home city of Little Rock.

WLR Retail Project Trails $1.8M Land Purchase (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 3/10/2014 12:00 am

An 8,245-SF retail project in west Little Rock is in the works after a $1.8 million land deal. A $1.75 million land buy in North Little Rock is preceding development of a 350,000-SF distribution facility. And a north Pulaski County enterprise is under new ownership after a $550,000 foreclosure sale.

Little Rock Native to Lead Verizon's South Central Region

by Luke Jones 2/6/2014 4:22 pm

Verizon Wireless has named Kristi Crum, a native of Little Rock, to lead its south central region, which includes Arkansas, Oklahoma, northern Mississippi and western Tennessee.

Tallest Building on Former Alltel Campus Sold in $12M Deal

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/7/2013 12:00 am

A local investment group, Allied Drive Holdings LLC, bought the 225,000-SF space. The group includes the LaFrance brothers, Stephen Jr. and Jason; and the Middleton brothers, Larry and Mark.

Verizon Completes 4G Network in Arkansas

by Luke Jones 6/20/2013 8:00 am

Verizon Wireless has announced that its 4G LTE data network in Arkansas is complete. The company spent about $200 million across 2011 and 2012 on its wireless network.

Cellular Connection Opens 5th Arkansas Store at Shackleford Crossing

by Jordan King 6/10/2013 12:00 am

The Cellular Connection has announced the opening of a new location in Little Rock. The store, at 2608 S. Shackleford Road in the Shackleford Crossing Shopping Center, is the cellular retailer’s fifth in the state. The store opened on May 31.

Verizon South-Central Leader Dean Taylor on 4G, Apps and Future Tech (Exec Q&A)

by Luke Jones 7/16/2012 12:00 am

Dean Taylor, who replaced Steve Smith in December as president of Verizon Wireless' south-central region, talks to Arkansas Business about the importance of 4G LTE, its wireless coverage goals for the state and his favorite apps.

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