June 17, 2021 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM DoubleTree Hotel Little Rock
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Each year, Arkansas Business presents its 40 Under 40 list to recognize intriguing business and political leaders under 40 years old.

The 2021 list will appear in the May issue of Arkansas Business. 2021 Nomination period is closed.

The qualifications are simple. The individual must meet the following conditions:

  • Be under 40 years old as of June 1, 2021.
  • Not have been a previous honoree
  • Have made an impact on his or her company or community.
  • Show the potential to be a leader in business or politics during the next decade.

For sponsorship or ticket information contact:

Kelli Roy, Awards Events and Marketing Coordinator at kroy@abpg.com or (501) 455-9336.

Celebrate the 2021 40 Under 40 Honoree Class


June 17, 2021

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
DoubleTree Little Rock
Business Casual


Brandon Barger, BSR Real Estate Investment Trust
Alex Bennett, Medical Center of South Arkansas
Matthew Boch, Dover Dixon Horne
Michael Brown, Insight Leadership Group
Ayoola Carleton, UAMS
Molly Collier Rawn, Experience Fayetteville
Mihir Desai, Welspun Tubular
Nate Disarro, Content Titan
Joe Ehrhardt, Teslar Software
Rebekah Fincher, Conway Regional Health System
Brian Fowler, Arkansas Surgical Hospital
Luis Gonzalez, Walton Family Foundation
Johnathan Goree, UAMS Health; Department of Anesthesiology
Anna Beth Gorman, Women's Foundation of Arkansas
Tom Hauskey, Tyson Foods, Inc.
Ashley Henderson, Bank OZK
Rory Herndon, Xpress Boats & Veranda Luxury Pontoons
Ashlie Hilbun, Arkansas Children's
Katherine Holmstrom, Arkansas Economic Development Commission
Shawna Ives, White River Health Systems
Kedrick Jones, Metropolitan Housing Alliance
Nick Kelley, Kelley Commercial Partners
Andrew King, Kutak Rock
Sarah Kinser, Arkansas Community Foundation
Maneesh Krishnan, McClelland Consulting Engineers, Inc.
Brittany Little, Today’s Bank
Samuel Lynd, NEA Baptist Health System
Rusty Meeks, Arkansas Travelers Baseball Club, Inc
Elizabeth Michael, Bud Agency/Marian Consulting/Bark Bar
Alain Monkam, Arvest Bank
Meredith Moore, Rainwater, Holt & Sexton
Brooke Moore, MyVirtual.Lawyer
Curtis Norris, Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc.
Taylor Otwell, Laravel
Paul Parnell, Rose Law Firm
Joey Price, Quattlebaum, Grooms & Tull PLLC
James Reddish, Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce
Grant Smith, Arkansas Department of Transformation and Shared Services
Jennifer Styron, CARTI
Josh Wilson, Ozarka College