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Navigating Interest Rates & New Markets with Buddy Harding

Buddy Harding joined Carty & Co. of Memphis in February 2022 as a senior vice president, stockholder, director and manager of the Little Rock office read more >
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Ronald McDonald House CEO Janell Mason on Expanding Reach Amidst Inflation

Mason was promoted to CEO in 2021. read more >
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Supporting Small Businesses with SBA District Director Adriene Brown

Brown joined the Small Business Administration in April. She previously worked 13 years for the U.S. Department of Defense, where she was deputy division chief for Shared Services. read more >
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Current HR and Hiring Trends with Holley Little

Little is director of the Arkansas Society of Human Resource Management State Council. read more >
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First Service Bank CEO Tom Grumbles on the Challenges Facing Bankers

As CEO, Grumbles has led the bank’s expansion into central Arkansas, beginning in 1999 with branches in Greenbrier and Clinton. read more >
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Colliers President Isaac Smith on the ‘New Normal’ of Commercial Real Estate

Smith joined Colliers in 2003 as a broker, became a principal in 2009 and was named president in 2017. read more >
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Finding Purpose at Work with Workmatters CEO David Roth

Roth is president and CEO of Workmatters, a national nonprofit faith and leadership program that aims to help leaders integrate their faith and work. read more >
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Todd Mathes of Denali Water Solutions on Sustainability & Acquisitions

Mathes, 56, was named CEO of Denali Water Solutions in February. read more >
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Bolstering Nashville’s Economy with Mayor Larry Dunaway

With the closing of the Husqvarna facility next year, Nashville Mayor Larry Dunaway, who took office Jan. 1, has been looking for ways to recruit new industries. read more >
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Oakwood Transaction Surpasses $1.3 Million (Real Deals)Lock Icon

The 10-unit apartment project in the Hillcrest area of Little Rock was purchased by Oak & Cedar LLC. read more >
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Arkansas State Forester Kyle Cunningham on Recruitment & Climate Change

Cunningham became state forester in June, directing the Arkansas Department of Agriculture’s Forestry Division. read more >
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CEO Kecia Wolf on Modernizing the Grid with Southwest Arkansas Electric Cooperative

Kecia Wolf, a certified public accountant, was named president and CEO in November. read more >

Karen Petersen Takes Office as President of Hendrix College

Karen K. Petersen was elected the 13th president of Hendrix College in January. read more >
Agriculture & Poultry

Navigating Inflation & Avian Flu at Keith Smith Co.

Keith Smith is the grandson of the late J. Keith Smith, founder in 1948 of the Keith Smith Co., the largest independent producer and provider of broiler hatching eggs in the nation. read more >
Snowden replaced longtime co-op leader Don Crabbe, who retired in March after having worked as CEO since 2005.

Mark Snowden on His New Role as CEO of First Electric Cooperative

Snowden replaced longtime co-op leader Don Crabbe, who retired in March after having worked as CEO since 2005. read more >
Manufacturing / Restaurants & Food / Small Business

CEO Stanley Johnson on Navigating Inflation and a Tough Labor Market

Johnson is the owner and CEO of D.I.M. Way LLC of North Little Rock, which is a pallet recycling/manufacturing company. read more >
Orduña has worked as an adviser for companies including Maniv Mobility of Tel Aviv and EQT Group of Stockholm.
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Venture Center’s Arthur Orduña Hopes to Make Arkansas a Leader in Entrepreneurship

Orduña became executive director of The Venture Center, a nonprofit entrepreneurial support organization, in January. read more >
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Whitley Dunn on Commercial Real Estate Trends & the Future of Office Spaces

Dunn is founder and president of Dunn Property Management of Fayetteville, the state’s 10th-largest commercial property management firm. read more >
Government & Politics / Tourism

Mike Mills on His Goals for Parks, Heritage & Tourism

Mills was was appointed to lead the state Department of Parks, Heritage & Tourism by Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders in December 2022. read more >
Mangham was director of conservation programs at TNC Arkansas from 2006-2016.
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Roger Mangham, Arkansas State Director of The Nature Conservancy, Focuses on Collaboration

He joined TNC Arkansas in June as director of external affairs and governmental relations. read more >