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JBHT Announces New Leadership Roles

J.B. Hunt Transports Services Inc. of Lowell announced several executive leadership changes Tuesday. read more >
Shelley Simpson, chief commercial officer of J.B. Hunt Transport Services in Lowell, talks with CEO John Roberts during the FreightWaves virtual conference.
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After Disrupting Itself, J.B. Hunt Gets Efficient

J.B. Hunt CEO John Roberts and Shelley Simpson, chief commercial officer, participated in FreightWaves’ virtual fall conference earlier this month and gave some color to how the company’s technological pursuit led to its newfound success. read more >
Stephanie Thomas, associate professor of Practice of Supply Chain Management in the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, speaks at the 2019 WISE Symposium.
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UA Symposium Helps With WISE Decisions

The University of Arkansas is holding a star-studded virtual symposium on Oct. 23. read more >
Arkansas Business Associate Publisher Chris Bahn interviews Arkansas Children's CEO Marcy Doderer at the Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy.
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Apply Now for Arkansas Business’ Executive Leadership Academy

Arkansas Business will host its first virtual Executive Leadership Academy this fall. Applications are now open and the deadline to apply for the program is July 31. read more >
Shelley Simpson
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Shelly Simpson Hopes to See Chains Move Outside of Logistical ProgramLock Icon

There was an intersection between supply chain management and sports June 25. read more >
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Technology Helps Companies Keep TruckingLock Icon

Adjusting to the business impacts of COVID-19 has required technology and innovation, and for many companies the seeds for those were planted long before the world heard of a coronavirus. read more >
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Movista CEO Stan Zylowski to Host Executive Leadership Academy Reception

Movista co-founder and CEO Stan Zylowski is scheduled as the featured speaker for the Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy opening reception on Aug. 20 in Bentonville. read more >
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No Incentive Bonuses for J.B. Hunt Executives in 2019

Nearly every named executive at J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell saw drops in his or her total compensation with the absence of incentive plan bonuses in 2019. read more >
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Walmart’s John Furner Among Speakers at Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy

Walmart US CEO John Furner and J.B. Hunt Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer Shelley Simpson are among the executives scheduled to speak as the Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy expands into northwest Arkansas this fall. read more >
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J.B. Hunt to Open Office in Querétaro, Mexico

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell says its subsidiary, J.B. Hunt Mexico S.C., has opened an enterprise sales branch in Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico. read more >
John Roberts III, CEO of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.
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J.B. Hunt CEO’s Total Pay at $6.8M in 2018

Executives of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell saw huge year-over-year increases in their compensation packages in 2018, due to change in the timing of annual stock awards. read more >
Shelley Simpson
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J.B. Hunt, Project44 Partner to Enhance Digital Marketplace

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell says it will collaborate with logistics software company project44 to integrate the company's technology into J.B. Hunt's "J.B. Hunt 360" digital marketplace. read more >
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J.B. Hunt Tweaks Timing of Annual Stock Awards for Top Execs

A change in the timing of annual stock awards resulted in smaller compensation packages for executives of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell — at least as reflected in the firm's latest proxy statement. read more >
John Roberts III, CEO of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.
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J.B. Hunt CEO’s Total Pay Declines To $859K in 2017

John Roberts III, president and CEO of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell, saw his annual compensation decline last year. read more >
Shelley Simpson
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Shelley Simpson Promoted At JB Hunt

Shelley Simpson has been named chief commercial officer and president of Highway Services at J.B. Hunt Transport Services of Lowell. read more >
Matthew Waller, dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business.
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Innovation Center Puts UA And J.B. Hunt on Same Road

The chance to work for J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell is nothing new for a lot of graduates of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. Now, UA students will have the chance to work with J.B. Hunt. read more >
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JB Hunt Gives $2.7M to Set Up Innovation Center at UA

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell announced Wednesday a $2.75 million grant to the University of Arkansas. read more >
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J.B. Hunt CEO’s Total Pay at $5.5M in 2016

John Roberts III, president and CEO of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell, saw another increase in annual compensation, although not as much as the year before. read more >
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UA Business Forecast Lunch Set for Jan. 27

The University of Arkansas' Center for Business & Economic Research will host its 2017 Business Forecast Luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Jan. 27 at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in Rogers. read more >
Shelley Simpson
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J.B. Hunt’s Shelley Simpson on Keeping Lanes Open for Diversity

In addition to serving as CMO and EVP of J.B. Hunt Transport Services of Lowell, Shelley Simpson, 44, is president of the company’s Truckload and Integrated Capacity Solutions divisions. read more >