Tagged: Northwest Arkansas

Big Pay Bump for Car-Mart’s CEO

Big Pay Bump for Car-Mart’s CEO

Transportation

America’s Car-Mart CEO Jeff Williams saw his total compensation jump to more than $3 million in fiscal 2019, according to a proxy filed Wednesday with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. read more >

Signature Move Takes Stock Public

Signature Move Takes Stock Public

Banking & FinanceCover Story

Six months ago, White River Bancshares entered the realm of publicly traded companies with little fanfare. The corporate transition of the parent company of Fayetteville’s Signature Bank of Arkansas coincided with the lender’s most profitable year ever. read more >

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 >

Meat From A Lab? Startups Cook Up Alternative to Slaughter

Meat From A Lab? Startups Cook Up Alternative to Slaughter

Restaurants & Food

A growing number of startups are making cell-based or cultured meat. They want to offer an alternative to traditional meat production that they say is damaging the environment and causing unnecessary harm to animals, but they are far from becoming mainstream and face pushback from livestock producers. read more >