Business Services Archive

Kansas Firm Buys Fayetteville's Longer Investments Inc.

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/15/2019 10:24 am

Prime Capital Investment Advisors of Overland, Kansas, has agreed to acquire the assets of Longer Investments Inc. in Fayetteville.

Arkansas Marijuana Finally Set to Roll

by Kyle Massey 1/14/2019 12:00 am

When medicinal cannabis begins to be sold in Arkansas, possibly in April, a potential $100 million-a-year industry is poised to emerge from a complex and harshly criticized regulatory landscape.

Downtown Springdale Alliance Still Looking for New Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2019 12:00 am

The Downtown Springdale Alliance is scheduling a second round of interviews for its open executive director position.

Debt Deferment Brings Relief To Arkansas Baptist, Philander Smith

by George Waldon 1/14/2019 12:00 am

Two small private colleges in Little Rock started 2019 with a welcome dose of financial relief courtesy of Uncle Sam.

Garver Wellness Program Cuts Health Costs

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/14/2019 12:00 am

Executives at Garver say its wellness program helps the North Little Rock engineering firm save on health care costs and is a boon to the retention, recruitment and productivity of its employees.

Latrecia Branch Finds Home at Stone (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2019 12:00 am

Latrecia Branch has been named as the new operations manager for Stone Bank in its Little Rock office.

CTEH's Cory Davis Finishes Harvard Program (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2019 12:00 am

Cory Davis, senior vice president of CTEH in North Little Rock, has graduated from the Owner & President Management Program at Harvard Business School.

Hathaway Group Announces New Owner Wes Martin

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/11/2019 09:46 am

Hathaway Group of Little Rock has a new owner: Wes Martin. He joins existing partners Jeff Hathaway, Stuart Mackey and John Hathaway.

ADT Acquires Advanced Cabling Systems

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/10/2019 11:10 am

ADT Inc. of Boca Raton, Florida, will acquire Advanced Cabling Systems of North Little Rock and combine it with another of its pending acquisitions, Red Hawk Fire & Security, also headquartered in Boca Raton.

10 Startups Chosen For Inaugural ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/10/2019 09:51 am

Ten startups have been selected to participate in the previously announced inaugural ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator, sponsored by Independent Community Bankers of America and hosted by the Venture Center of Little Rock.

LRCVB Hires Florida's Paradise Advertising, Names Mangan Holcomb as Local Partner

by Kyle Massey 1/9/2019 02:57 pm

The Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau has selected Paradise Advertising & Marketing of St. Petersburg and Mangan Holcomb Partners of Little Rock to promote the city's leisure, cultural and dining attractions.

ABC Financial Acquires Company in Brazil

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/9/2019 09:47 am

ABC Financial Services LLC has acquired Brazil-based Evo W12 Inovações Tecnologicas, South America's largest provider of fitness club management software to more than 2,700 facilities across 10 countries.

Thoma Thoma, Exit Marketing Merge

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/8/2019 10:21 am

Exit Marketing and Thoma Thoma, both of Little Rock, have merged, the companies announced Monday.

Cloverleaf Cold Storage to Merge with Zero Mountain

by Lance Turner 1/8/2019 10:01 am

Cloverleaf Cold Storage of Sioux City, Iowa, said Monday that it would merge with Zero Mountain Inc. of Fort Smith.

Barnett Ranked on Top 40 Under 40 Accounting Professionals List (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/7/2019 12:00 am

Mark Barnett Jr. has been recognized as one of the Top 40 Under 40 Accounting Professionals by CPA Practice Advisor.

The Year in Executive Q&A: 2018

by Gwen Moritz 1/7/2019 12:00 am

We asked 51 Arkansas business leaders to weigh in on challenge and success throughout 2018.

In the Workplace 2019: NLRB Moves that Matter in 2019

by John D. Davis and Shelby Howlett 1/3/2019 08:51 am

Over the course of the past year, the National Labor Relations Board addressed a number of Obama-era labor law decisions affecting union and non-union employers that will have an impact in 2019.

Sage Partners Names 2 to Leadership Team

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/2/2019 11:26 am

Cushman & Wakefield-Sage Partners announced this week that Grady Mathews and Aaron Nicholson have been named partners of the commercial real estate firm.

SBS CyberSecurity Names COO

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/2/2019 10:48 am

SBS CyberSecurity of Little Rock has named George Schaefer its COO.

AIPE Names Trish Villines Executive Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/2/2019 10:42 am

Trish Villines has been named executive director of the Arkansas Institute for Performance Excellence, an affiliate of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas, which administers the Governor's Quality Award Program.