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Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Technology & Telecom

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

A technology and telecom resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

Windstream Adds Jeannie Diefenderfer, Larry Laque to Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/11/2016 2:03 pm

Diefenderfer and Laque qualify as independent board members under Nasdaq-listing requirements. Diefenderfer will serve on the board’s governance committee while Laque will serve on the audit committee, according to company officials.

Windstream Spinoff CS&L Reports 3Q Net Income of $9.4M

by Alexis Hosticka 11/13/2015 9:24 am

Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. of Little Rock reports third-quarter net income of $9.4 million, or 6 cents per share.

Former Windstream COO Purchases Moots Cycles

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/2/2015 8:48 am

Moots Cycles announced today that longtime owner, Chris Miller, has sold the premium titanium bicycle and component manufacturer to Brent Whittington, a former executive officer for Windstream.

7 Arkansas Companies on Fortune 500 List

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/5/2015 10:12 am

Seven firms based in Arkansas find themselves on the lastest list of Fortune 500 companies. Wal-Mart of Bentonville once again tops the list.

Sarah Day Named Senior VP at Windstream

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/10/2014 12:00 am

As senior VP of small and medium-sized business sales and marketing, Sarah Day will oversee all aspects of Windstream’s relationship with small and medium-sized business (SMB) customers, including sales, customer care and product marketing.

St. Vincent IV Party

by Staff 7/1/2014 12:01 am

Windstream presented the annual St. Vincent IV Party on the grounds of St. Vincent Infirmary. The benefactor party featured circus-like tents and food from YaYa’s Bistro, while the musical act included the band “PLAY!” Proceeds from the party went to nursing funds at St. Vincent.

Meet Little Rock Family's 2014 'Amazing Educators'

by Little Rock Family Staff 1/13/2014 12:00 am

Little Rock Family is proud to present our first-ever Amazing Educators program. On the following pages, we salute four incredible teachers in central Arkansas who were nominated by peers, parents and in one case, a student.

Uncertainty Threatens Windstream Dividends

by Luke Jones 11/18/2013 12:00 am

Since its incorporation in 2006, Windstream has been shifting its business model toward more profitable avenues. But its latest financials haven’t thrilled some analysts, and there’s worry that the changes haven’t been effective enough.

Last Chance to Nominate Your Favorite Teacher for Amazing Educator Award

by Lauren James 9/26/2013 8:00 am

Little Rock Family is asking for nominations for its first-ever Amazing Educators Award, presented by Windstream and sponsored by Delta Dental and the Knowledge Tree.

Revenue Doesn’t Equal Profits at Publicly Traded Companies

by Gwen Moritz 6/24/2013 12:00 am

No. 1 on the Arkansas Business list of public companies is also No. 1 among the Fortune 500 list of the biggest publicly traded companies: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville.

Celebrate Arkansas Heroes With the American Red Cross Wednesday

by Karen Martin 1/16/2012 5:43 am

Join the American Red Cross in honoring Arkansas Heroes at a luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 18) at DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Little Rock. Table sponsorships start at $1,200.

Windstream CEO is Red Cross Clara Barton Distinguished Humanitarian of the Year

by Karen Martin 12/7/2011 11:10 am

Windstream president and chief executive officer Jeff Gardner has been named American Red Cross Clara Barton Distinguished Humanitarian of the Year, according to the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas.

Little Rock Parties for the Red Cross

by Staff 8/1/2011 12:01 am

The Red Hot Party to benefit the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas was hosted by Windstream and held at the Clear Channel Metroplex. Guests enjoyed live music and dancing from the bands Memphis Soul Revue and Tragickly White.

Richard Crane Catches A Wave With the Red Cross

by Caroline Damron 5/1/2011 12:00 am

Windstream executive Richard Crane chairs a red hot exciting new event for the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas.

VIDEO: Plan Your Kids' Summer at Windstream Arkansas YES! Saturday

by Lance Turner 4/28/2011 8:28 am

Windstream Arkansas YES! sports expo and summer camps fair, going on from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday (April 30) at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, is a day of family fun where parents can plan their kids’ entire summer and youth ages 4-12 can compete in individual sports competitions. Admission is $5 per person and $2 per youth competition.

SpectacUALR Benefits Trojan Athletics

by Staff 1/1/2011 12:00 am

The second annual SpectacUALR benefit for Trojan athletic scholarships was presented by Windstream and honored Dr. Jack Vander Schilden. Held at the Jack Stephens Center on UALR’s campus, the evening featured cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, music by the UALR Jazz Ensemble and silent and live auctions.

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.

Hope Ball Benefits Hope Lodge

by Staff 5/1/2010 12:00 am

Reflections of Hope was the theme for this year’s Hope Ball, an annual event presented by the 20th Century Club to raise funds for the club’s Hope Lodge, which houses cancer patients away from home. The evening included live and silent auctions, cocktails, dinner and entertainment by Dr. Zarr’s Amazing Funk Monster. Dana and Joe Kleine received the Hope Award and Lisa Johnson the Distinguished Service Award. Windstream was the presenting sponsor and Onebanc the platinum.

Bring Your Kids to the Windstream Youth Sports Expo May 8

by InArkansas.com Staff 4/30/2010 4:56 pm

Fun and games await kids aged 4-12 at the the first Windstream Youth Sports Expo on Saturday, May 8, at War Memorial Stadium, hosted by our sister publications Little Rock Family and ArkansasSports360.com.