Tagged: westrock coffee

P. Allen Smith, Razorbacks Partner With Westrock Coffee

by Alexis Crowe 7/20/2016 4:16 pm

We love gardening, coffee and local companies. So what could be better than two great forces coming together with just this exact combination?

Westrock Coffee Partners With P. Allen Smith, Razorbacks

by Alexis Crowe 7/19/2016 3:05 pm

Westrock Coffee Co. of North Little Rock and the P. Allen Smith Cos. of Little Rock announced Monday a partnership to promote their farm-focused brands.

Fords Set Up New Hedge Fund Under Westrock Umbrella

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/27/2016 12:00 am

Joe Ford and Scott Ford, the father-and-son team that built Alltel Corp., have a new asset management firm that recently launched a hedge fund.

Scott Ford, CEO of Westrock, to Speak at UA

by Alexis Crowe 9/10/2015 9:34 am

Scott Ford, CEO of Westrock Group LLC, will speak to the Logistics of Capitalism class at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas on Sept. 15.

Real Hot Springs Wedding: Molly Gardner of Little Rock & Clay Parker

by Jess Ardrey 7/14/2015 12:00 am

Vilonia native Clay Parker lives in Kigali, Rwanda and works for Rwanda Trading Company—a company owned by Westrock Coffee of Little Rock. It was only fitting that when he met Little Rock’s Molly Gardner on a brief visit home that he take her out for coffee. He returned to Rwanda the next day, but over time, the calls and FaceTime dates only grew longer and more frequent.

Coulson Oil Plots Growth With Change

by Sean Beherec 5/25/2015 12:00 am

From its founding in 1969, Coulson Oil Co. Inc. of North Little Rock has made changes in its business based on the market and newfound opportunities.

Westrock Coffee Chases ‘Social Impact’ in Rwanda

by Kate Knable 2/4/2013 12:00 am

When Scott Ford, former CEO of Little Rock’s Alltel Corp., founded Rwanda Trading Co. in 2009, he was still a telecom guy. Now he oversees a growing African coffee business. Ford created Westrock Coffee Holdings, owner of his current African coffee companies, after negotiating the $27 billion sale of telecommunications company Alltel Corp. to Verizon.