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Alzheimer’s Arkansas Appoints 3 to Board of Directors (Movers & Shakers)

They are Rick Jones, Tori Leigh and Michael Squires. read more >

Arkansas Business, Greenhead Take Top National Awards

Contributing Editor Gwen Moritz took a gold prize for best scoop, and Mark Friedman and Kyle Massey won silver for best investigative reporting. read more >
The Arena District in downtown Columbus, Ohio.
Media & Marketing / Small Business / Tourism

Shop Talk (Lance Turner Editor’s Note)

Takeaways from the Alliance of Area Business Publishers’ annual conference, including a word from a Biden administration official on the rising inflation that threatens to derail the pandemic comeback. read more >

Awards Go to Arkansas Business, Greenhead

Arkansas Business Senior Editor Mark Friedman claimed gold for best body of work at the annual Alliance of Area Business Publications awards. read more >
The 2020 edition of Greenhead magazine, which won the gold award in the "best ancillary magazine" category in the Alliance of Area Business Publishers' annual "Editorial and Design Excellence Competition."
Media & Marketing

ABPG Wins 3 Gold Awards for News, Magazine

Arkansas Business Publishing Group of Little Rock wins three gold awards from the Alliance of Area Business Publishers' annual "Editorial and Design Excellence Competition." read more >
Walmart U.S. CEO John Furner was among the keynote speakers who interacted with members of the fall 2020 Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy.
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Ford, Williams Among Speakers at Next Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy

Westrock Group CEO and co-founder Scott Ford and Southern Bancorp CEO Darrin Williams are among the featured executives scheduled to speak during the spring 2021 Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy. read more >
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PPP Loan Forgiven, ABPG Expands to Texas

“Fort Worth and Dallas, about a million miles away,” Texas singer Jimmie Dale Gilmore croons, but Arkansas publisher Mitch Bettis knows better. read more >

ABPG Wins 5 National Awards for Excellence

Arkansas Business' coverage of Walmart Inc.'s response to a spate of gun-related incidents in its stores and a former state senator's acknowledgement that he accepted bribes are recognized with gold awards from the Alliance of Area Business Publishers. read more >
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Amy Fecher, Darrin Williams Among Execs at 2020 Executive Leadership Academy

Arkansas Secretary of Government Transformation and Shared Services Amy Fecher and Southern Bancorp CEO Darrin Williams are among executives scheduled to speak as part of the 2020 Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy. read more >

Arkansas Business, Greenhead Honored with National AABP Awards

Arkansas Business and Greenhead magazine received awards for editorial excellence in 2018 at the Alliance of Area Business Publishers conference held in Atlanta last week. read more >
David Avery, vice president of corporate affairs for Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock, accepts the inaugural Olivia Farrell Gender Equity Leadership award from the Women's Foundation of Arkansas. He is joined by Farrell (left); Anna Beth Gorman, executive director of the Women's Foundation; and Mitch Bettis, publisher of Arkansas Business.
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Gender Equity Award Winner Windstream Learns From New Assessment

A “deeper dive” into gender equity, inclusivity and diversity was already underway at Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock when the publicly traded telecommunications firm filled out the new “gender equity scorecard” that netted it the inaugural award. read more >
From left: Sharon Tallach Vogelpohl, president of Mangan Holcomb Partners and principal at Team SI, both of Little Rock; Madeline Moore, human resources manager for Arvest Bank's central Arkansas market; Chris Bahn, publisher of business special publications at Arkansas Business Publishing Group of Little Rock; and WFA Executive Director Anna Beth Gorman.
Business Services

Clinton School Students, Women’s Foundation Create Gender Equity Scorecard

Four Clinton School of Public Service students, in partnership with the Women's Foundation of Arkansas, have created a "gender equity scorecard" — an internal assessment they hope Arkansas businesses will use to evaluate the state of gender equity in the workplace. read more >
Robbie Neiswanger
Public Companies / Retail

Democrat’s Walmart Reporter Joins WalmartLock Icon

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette is seeking a new Walmart writer since its latest reporter is going to work for Walmart Inc. read more >
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Gleason, Thompson to Headline Executive Academy

Emerging leaders from business, nonprofit and policy sectors have an opportunity this fall to learn from some of the most successful and recognizable business names in Arkansas as part of the Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy. read more >
Media & Marketing

Gatehouse Media May Follow Democrat-Gazette’s Lead in Staff Cuts

The gloom in Arkansas’ daily newspapers only deepened last month as the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette cut the equivalent of 12 to 15 jobs while the parent company of GateHouse Media, which owns dailies in Pine Bluff, Fort Smith, Arkadelphia, Stuttgart and Hope, also signaled an appetite for more cuts. read more >
Robbie Neiswanger
Media & Marketing / Transportation

Stephens Sports Reporter Robbie Neiswanger Moves to Democrat-Gazette

Neiswanger will replace staff writer Chris Bahn, who shifted beats late last year to cover Wal-Mart when reporter Cyd King moved to Little Rock. King began covering development in downtown Little Rock after the departure of Jack Weatherly last fall. read more >
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Beats Change at Democrat-Gazette

Rachel Chaney, the newspaper’s business editor, said Cyd King, who has covered Wal-Mart and the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art out of the northwest Arkansas office, will move to Little Rock to cover the city’s downtown development. Chaney said King had been wanting to move to Little Rock and was excited to start the new beat this week. read more >
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UA Scoop, ‘Greenhead’ Magazine Honored in National Competition

Northwest Arkansas Editor Chris Bahn's astonishing revelation that the University of Arkansas' advancement office had spent millions of dollars more than budgeted has been recognized as one of the best scoops of 2012 among business journals. read more >
G. David Gearhart
Education / Government & Politics

On G. David Gearhart, Transparency and That $4 Million Budget Shortfall

University of Arkansas Chancellor G. David Gearhart writes the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette to express disappointment in the paper's editorials about the budget shortfall in the UA's Advancement Office. read more >
Chris Bahn
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Arkansas Business Names Chris Bahn Northwest Arkansas Editor

Arkansas Business Publishing Group announced Monday that Chris Bahn has joined the Arkansas Business staff as Northwest Arkansas Editor. read more >