Media & Marketing


Hooten's Hears a Hog, Hits Publishing Paydirt

Hooten's Hears a Hog, Hits Publishing Paydirt
15 hours ago

As publisher of Hooten's Arkansas Football, the preseason bible for the state's high school and college fans, Chad Hooten sees the Hogs as his bread and butter, or at least the ham in his sandwich.

AETN Standoff Drags On This article is available only in print.

AETN Standoff Drags On
15 hours ago

Three months after setting a deadline, there has been no resolution announced in a stalemate that followed the firing of chief fundraiser Mona Dixon, the AETN Foundation COO who had been a fixture in Arkansas educational TV for three decades.


Crystal Bridges Adds Three (NWA Movers & Shakers)

Crystal Bridges Adds Three (NWA Movers & Shakers)

Health CareLegalMovers & Shakers

Neal Johnson has joined Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville to support the new contemporary art space The Momentary. Emily Neuman and Erin Anson Ellis have also joined the staff. read more >

Peña, Peña Join UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Peña, Peña Join UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Health CareMovers & Shakers

Tara Peña has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at Little Rock as director of alumni and annual giving. Zach Peña is UAMS' executive director of development for the Division of Institutional Advancement. read more >

Right Goal, Wrong Path (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Right Goal, Wrong Path (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Health CareLegalOpinionEditor's Note

We didn't know then — how could we? — that Dr. Ben Burris put then-state Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson on a $5,000-a-month retainer to champion Burris' orthodontic agenda. That, needless to say, is not how representative democracy is supposed to work, even if the goal is worthy. read more >

Arkansas Printing Businesses Get Innovative $4M Presses

Arkansas Printing Businesses Get Innovative $4M Presses

LegalTechnology & TelecomCover Story

For the past few years, Kyle Lamb has been thinking outside the brown box — looking for a practical technology to let his packaging business print high-quality color images directly onto retail boxes. Now Lamb, president of Lamb & Associates Packaging Inc. of Maumelle, is the proud owner of a multimillion-dollar Spanish-made press that can do just that. read more >

Everett Ford Buys Benton RV Site for $5.6M

Everett Ford Buys Benton RV Site for $5.6M

Banking & FinanceWhispers

A new location for a Benton auto dealership, a new home for a Little Rock television station and a Little Rock industrial property lead off a six-pack of notable real estate transactions. read more >

Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport Wants New Website

Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport Wants New Website

Technology & TelecomTransportationWhispers

Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport CEO Aaron Burkes said RFPs — request for proposals — were recently sent out for a new website that will be paired with a new, more aggressive marketing strategy read more >

Print Veterans Start Monthly in Melbourne

Print Veterans Start Monthly in Melbourne

Outtakes

After about 75 years of combined publishing experience in north Arkansas, best friends and business partners Angelia Roberts and Kay Tharp of Melbourne have made themselves a home, Next Door. read more >

A Company's Constituencies (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

A Company's Constituencies (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionEditor's Note

Olivia Farrell, the former CEO of Arkansas Business Publishing Group, accepted her honor of being chosen as the Rotary Club of Little Rock's Business & Professional Leader of the Year by expanding on her successful fivefold business philosophy. read more >

Kelly Sublett Signs On with Vowell

Kelly Sublett Signs On with Vowell

Outtakes

Kelly Sublett, the former Log Cabin Democrat publisher who lost her post when the Conway paper and several sister publications were sold two weeks ago, quickly took a new post as COO of Vowell Inc. read more >