Business Services Archive

Schwyhart Case Creates Work for 16 Lawyers

by George Waldon 6/10/2019 12:00 am

The Chapter 7 bankruptcy of former high-flying northwest Arkansas developer Bill Schwyhart has become an attorney's delight.

The Bar Is for Service (Brian Rosenthal Commentary)

by Brian Rosenthal 6/10/2019 12:00 am

The Arkansas Bar Association is initiating a Public Service Academy for member lawyers who seek to serve in any capacity, including on school boards and city councils, with volunteer organizations or in the legislative, judicial or executive branch.

Riverdale Retail Land Tops $8.3M (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 6/10/2019 12:00 am

Kappa Realty LLC, led by Chris Robertson, bought the 17.6-acre home of the Riverdale Shopping Center at 2500-2610 Cantrell Road from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Little Rock.

Jay Meador Returns to IberiaBank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/10/2019 12:00 am

Jay Meador has rejoined IberiaBank as the new executive vice president and central Arkansas market president.

Entegrity Adds Cam Deacon (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/10/2019 12:00 am

Cam Deacon has been hired as director of finance by Entegrity in Little Rock.

Schluterman to Officially Become ADFA Director (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/10/2019 12:00 am

Cheryl Schluterman has been named director of the Arkansas Development Finance Authority in Little Rock, a division of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, effective July 1.

John Allison, Marcy Doderer Headline Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/5/2019 10:26 am

Emerging leaders from business, nonprofit and policy sectors can again learn from some of the most successful and recognizable names in Arkansas as part of the Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy.

Millennial Incomes: Median Hits $69,000 in 2017

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Median incomes of U.S. households are rising again, and “those headed by a Millennial (someone age 22 to 37) now earn more than young adult households did at nearly any time in the past 50 years,” according to the Pew Research Center.

Fake It Till You Break It (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Overestimating one's own competence is not really the news here. What's new is the consistency with which other people — complete strangers, even — interpret confidence as competence.

And Now: Good News (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 6/3/2019 12:00 am

We have suggested to Michael Pakko, the state economic forecaster, that the volume of Movers & Shakers landing in our queue be considered an economic indicator. By that indication, Arkansas' economy is humming.

AEDC Helping Companies Combat Cybercrime

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/3/2019 12:00 am

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission is coordinating cybersecurity assessments and providing cybersecurity training to help employers square off against cybercrime, because falling prey to it can cause them to fold or lose big bucks.

Simmons Bank Selects Jeff Richardson for Saline County (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Jeff Richardson has been promoted to community executive for Simmons Bank in Saline County.

Sheila Williams Picks Up PACE Program at Baptist Health (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Sheila Williams, who most recently served as vice president and administrator at Baptist Health Medical Center-Hot Spring County, has been named executive director of Baptist Health's PACE program in North Little Rock.

Dave Wilgus Takes Over as HFA CEO (NWA Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Dave Wilgus became CEO of HFA of Bentonville last month, succeeding Harrison French.

Young, Changose Named to Asian Business Board (NEA Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Mark Young and William “Goose” Changose have joined the board of directors of the Arkansas Association of Asian Businesses.

Seal Energy Adds Stefan Booy (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Stefan Booy recently joined Seal Energy Solutions of North Little Rock as vice president of operations.

Aaron Gamewell Stays Vigilant Against Hackers, Lack of Planning

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Aaron Gamewell of SBS Cybersecurity identifies four of the biggest mistakes your company might be making in your IT department.

Presenting the 40 Under 40 Class of 2019: An Annual List of Rising Stars

by Gwen Moritz 6/3/2019 12:00 am

Meet 40 impressive young business and community leaders of Arkansas who will give you confidence that our state will be in good hands for decades to some.

LR Accounting Firm Names 2 New Partners

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/29/2019 12:51 pm

Little Rock accounting firm Frost PLLC announced Wednesday the addition of two new partners: Robert Wolfe and Adam Jones.

Karama Neal Tabulates Successes of Southern Bancorp Community Partners

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/27/2019 12:00 am

Karama Neal, president of Southern Bancorp Community Partners, gives credit to "critical mix" that have kept her company at the forefront of public policy.