Arkansas Business is thrilled to recognize 30 top businesses, nonprofit organizations and executives from around the state at the annual Business of the Year Awards.
Finalists in each category were selected by an outside panel of judges and will be celebrated at an awards ceremony, presented by The Hatcher Agency and UnitedHealthcare, on March 8, 2023, 7-9:00 p.m., at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.
The finalists in each category are:
Category I (1-30 Employees)
Gentry Professional Services
Majestic Park Portable Kitchens (PK Grills)
Category II (31-55 Employees)
Envirotech Vehicles Inc.
Evo Business Environments
Category III (56-150 Employees)
Keith Smith Company Inc.
TOLM Group (Formerly Crow Group)
Category IV (151-499 Employees)
Benchmark Group Inc.
First Orion Corp.
Pafford Medical Services
Category V (500+ Employees)
ArcBest Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Rock Dental Brands
Travel Nurse Across America (TNAA)
Nonprofit Organization of the Year
Arkansas Support Network Excellerate Foundation
Goodwill Industries Arkansas
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Jonesboro
Business Executive of the Year
Bradley Gentry, Gentry Professional Services
Dr. Bruce Murphy, Arkansas Heart Hospital
Jamie Pafford-Gresham, Pafford Medical Services
Jordan Franklin, Stratice
Levi Bauer, OrthoArkansas
The winners of each category will be revealed at the awards ceremony and published in a special supplement of Arkansas Business to be distributed on Feb. 27, 2023.