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Tony Award-Winner William Trice to Lead Arkansas Repertory Theatre

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/3/2019 09:14 am

Arkansas Repertory Theatre has named William Trice its new executive artistic director. Trice, a Little Rock native, has served as Broadway producer in New York since 2010, producing work that has earned him three Tony Awards and five nominations.

Top 10 Arkansas Business Stories That Defined 2018

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

These are the top 10 news stories that defined 2018 in Arkansas' business world.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Best & Worst of 2018

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

High times and low moments were both enjoyed by Arkansas readers in 2018.

Best Quotes of 2018: 'What NYC and the Delta Have in Common'

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

They said it, we only quoted them. Here are some of the best things said in 201.

Doctors, Lawyers and Lauren James Big Online Draws in 2018

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 12/24/2018 12:00 am

A March 19 follow-up to a Whispers column item about the firing of CARTI'S highest-paid oncologist was the most-read story of the year on ArkansasBusiness.com. The Whisper item itself, which was published just hours earlier, was a close second.

Christmas 2018 by the Numbers

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

Holiday figures for the shopping season show slight bumps over last year.

Dave's Place Marks 25 Years In Heart of Little Rock

by Jan Cottingham 12/24/2018 12:00 am

Restaurateur David Williams has seen a lot of change in downtown Little Rock since he opened Dave's Place on Dec. 20, 1993. And yet in the notoriously difficult restaurant business, Dave's Place has reached its 25th anniversary.

Forming the Coaching Habit in 2019 (Barry Goldberg On Leadership)

by Barry Goldberg 12/24/2018 12:00 am

Somewhere between telling your direct reports what to do and taking the action item yourself is the territory of the leader as coach.

Arkansas Business Year in Review: Notable Deaths in 2018

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2018 12:00 am

The notable Arkansans, former and current, who died in 2018 ranged from business owners to newspaper publishers to educators to philanthropists.

Northwest Hills Hosts $7 Million Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 12/24/2018 12:00 am

A suburban Chicago company purchased the 35-year-old, 128-unit apartment project from an affiliate of Maxus Properties of North Kansas City, Missouri.

Ozark Foothills Selected for $2.7M Economic Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/20/2018 03:45 pm

´╗┐The Ozark Foothills region of Sharp, Fulton and Izard Counties has been selected for a multi-state pilot program designed to build up rural economies.

CareLink Adds 4 to Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/20/2018 10:33 am

CareLink of North Little Rock has added two members to its board. Two others are returning to serve for the nonprofit, effective Jan. 1.

Bill Holmes, Former Bankers Association CEO, Dies at 69

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/18/2018 03:36 pm

William R. "Bill" Holmes, who was president and CEO of the Arkansas Bankers Association for almost seven years until ill health forced his retirement this fall, died Monday at his home in Little Rock.

The Definition of Investment (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 12/17/2018 12:00 am

There are investments that are worth using the awesome power of taxation, and we think the United States Marshals Museum in Fort Smith is in that category.

Montgomery Moved to Manager Spot at ARORA (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/17/2018 12:00 am

Angela Montgomery has been named manager of tissue recovery at the Arkansas Regional Organ Recovery Agency in Little Rock.

ARA Names Six Researchers To Fellows Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/14/2018 06:44 am

Six new Arkansas Research Alliance Fellows were named Thursday during a news conference at the state capitol with Gov. Asa Hutchinson.

UAMS Names Shannon Fleming Development Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/12/2018 10:09 am

Shannon Fleming has been named executive director of development at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

State's 2 Cannabis Associations Merge

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/11/2018 11:23 am

The Arkansas Cannabis Industry Association (ACIA) and Arkansas Medical Marijuana Association have merged.

Conway Hospital Rivalry Goes Before Lawmakers

by Mark Friedman 12/10/2018 12:00 am

State lawmakers are scheduled to resume their inquiry into the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' contract to provide emergency room and orthopedic services at Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway.

Ready for the Minimum Wage Hike? (Trey Cooper Commentary)

by Trey Cooper 12/10/2018 12:00 am

Becoming more efficient may be helpful to employers in absorbing the initial shock of the increased minimum wage.