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Michael Dunn, right, Bespoke’s creative director, listens to Nate Disarro, chief of video production, at the firm's Riverdale studios in 2017.
Health Care / Investments / Media & Marketing / Real Estate

Bespoke Exits Riverside HeadquartersLock Icon

Talk about the demise of Bespoke Media Group LLC is exaggerated, even though the Little Rock video production and marketing company recently moved out of its 8,200-SF headquarters in the riverside warehouse district that once housed Cajun’s Wharf. read more >
Rick Rogala, Donna Mooney and Mike Heald of Bespoke Health Media, at Bespoke’s studio in Little Rock. The company specializes in videos that focus on patients’ specific conditions and procedures.
Business Services / Education / Health Care / Media & Marketing / Small Business

Bespoke Provides Video Content That’s Just What the Doctor OrderedLock Icon

Bespoke Health tailors detailed videos for patients facing specific conditions or procedures, using a secure streaming system that is seen as potentially revolutionary in health care. read more >
Gary Rickenbach
Banking & Finance / Legal

Gary Rickenbach Gets 2 Years of Probation, 100 Service Hours

Gary Rickenbach is sentenced to two years of probation and 100 hours of community service in exchange for pleading guilty to failing to report a crime. read more >
Gary Rickenbach
Banking & Finance / Legal

Rickenbach To Offer Low Risk Status for No Prison at Wednesday Sentencing

His testimony failed to convict his former co-workers, but Gary Rickenbach is still hoping to avoid prison time for his admitted role in a fraudulent loan made by One Bank & Trust when he was its senior executive vice president. read more >
Brad Paul, Mike Heald and Gary Rickenbach, formerly of One Bank & Trust
Banking & Finance / Legal

Fifth Amendment Rights Behind One Bank & Trust Trial Delay

An unusual plea deal struck by former One Bank & Trust executive Gary Rickenbach has delayed the trial of two of his former co-workers, Brad Paul and Mike Heald read more >
Former One Bank & Trust executives Brad Paul and Mike Heald.
Banking & Finance / Legal

Trial Set for June 1 for Former One Bank Execs

The federal criminal trial of two remaining defendants formerly of One Bank & Trust of Little Rock is still scheduled to start next week, although indications are that it will be June 1 rather than May 30. read more >
Michael Heald
Banking & Finance / Government & Politics / Investments

Fraud Helped Extend One Bank’s Solvency, Hunt Company’s Lawsuit Alleges

An injection of $17.3 million in U.S. Treasury TARP funds five years ago saved Little Rock’s One Bank & Trust from insolvency. A lawsuit against the bank’s parent company, One Financial Corp., alleges that deception was deployed to obtain that money. read more >
IRS and FBI agents executed a search warrant at the Little Rock home of Layton “Scooter” Stuart on Feb. 6. 
Banking & Finance / Business Services / Legal

Federal Probe Includes 5 Former One Bank Executives

Layton “Scooter” Stuart, the former chairman, president and CEO of One Bank & Trust, isn’t alone in receiving attention as part of a criminal investigation into the financial dealings at the Little Rock bank. read more >
Michael Heald
Banking & Finance

One Bank Execs Continue To Shift

Tom Whitehead, chief financial officer, executive vice president and director, is on paid administrative leave. read more >