Tagged: little rock regional chamber of commerce

St. Louis Fed's James Bullard: Rates Are Good As Is

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 1/10/2019 3:24 pm

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard spoke Thursday in Little Rock about “Perspectives on 2019 Monetary Policy” as part of the Little Rock Regional Chamber’s “Power Up Little Rock” lecture series.

Ben France Named VP of Economic Development for LR Chamber

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/18/2018 8:50 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber annouced this week that Ben France has been named vice president of economic development.

Little Rock Chamber Releases Economic Development Plan

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2018 1:48 pm

The Little Rock Regional Chamber's MetRock Now economic development campaign releases its "MetRock 2020" economic development strategic plan, the result of a nine-month study by Boyette Strategic Advisors.

Location, Location, Little Rock: Central Hub to the Region's Business

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2018 12:25 am

Little Rock is the capital of Arkansas and the global brand of a 12-county region home to more than 1 million people living within a 50-mile radius of downtown.

Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce Boasts of an Area Full of Possibilities

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2018 12:12 am

From City Hall to the halls of Congress, the Little Rock Regional Chamber is the voice of business for the region at all levels of government. Ensuring that business interests are protected and served in public policy, the Chamber is the private sector’s leader in education, public safety, transportation and infrastructure.

Closing the Deal: Your Next Step on the Way to Little Rock

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2018 12:11 am

Now that you've seen what the Little Rock region has to offer, contact the following for more information.

Little Rock Chamber Names James Reddish EVP

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/16/2018 12:50 pm

The Little Rock Regional Chamber announced Friday the selection of James Reddish as its new executive vice president, effective March 1.

SEC Commisssioner to Speak at Little Rock Chamber's Annual Meeting

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/22/2017 11:21 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold its 152nd Annual Meeting from 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dec. 14 in the Statehouse Convention Center’s Wally Allen Ballroom.

Hill, McHenry: CHOICE Act Will Help Community Banks, Fintech Startups

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 7/7/2017 4:53 pm

The priorities of two congressmen supporting the Financial CHOICE Act are to offer community banks on “off ramp” from Dodd-Frank regulations, better define systemically important banks and bring accountability as well as transparency to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Dr. Marta Loyd to Keynote Annual Women’s Business Luncheon

by Jess Ardrey 10/7/2016 12:42 pm

We can’t help but excited when we hear that a fierce female leader will take the stage to impart some of her wisdom, and that’s why we’re pumped for this yearly event on Oct. 12.

4 Ways To Make New Friends Fast in Metro Little Rock

by Metro Little Rock Staff 9/29/2016 12:10 am

Often it’s not the packing and unpacking that’s the most daunting part of a move, it’s building a new group of friends, a new support network. But don’t worry. We’re here to help!

Jay Chesshir Named Chair of National Association Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/17/2016 9:51 am

Jay Chesshir, president and CEO of the Little Rock Regional Chamber, was elected 2016-17 chairman of the board of the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.

Taste of The Rock Showcases Some of the City's Best Eats

by Little Rock Soirée Staff 5/11/2016 3:59 pm

Food and drinks from more than 30 restaurants in one place? Don't mind if we do.

150th Regional Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting

by Arvest Bank 3/1/2016 12:00 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce held its 150th annual meeting at the Statehouse Convention Center. The program included Van Tilbury, of East-Harding Construction, presenting the Chamber’s year in review. The featured speaker was Gary Norcross, president and CEO of FIS Global.

Vote for Public Transit (Jimmy Moses Commentary)

by Jimmy Moses 2/22/2016 12:00 am

Recently, the Downtown Little Rock Partnership, the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, the Maumelle Chamber of Commerce and several community leaders have endorsed the quarter-cent sales tax to fund public transit on the March 1 Pulaski County ballot.

StudioMAIN Developing LR Financial Quarter

by Mark Carter 2/1/2016 12:00 am

Aiming to help downtown revitalization reach its true potential, a nonprofit group called StudioMAIN has unveiled plans to market an area of downtown it’s calling the Financial Quarter.

Little Rock Chamber Appoints Paul Latture as VP

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/20/2016 3:25 pm

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce announced Wednesday that Paul Latture will begin work immediately as vice president of economic development as well as executive director of the Metro Little Rock Alliance.

Women’s Business Luncheon

by Staff 12/25/2015 12:00 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Women’s Business Luncheon, presented by PDC Construction, at Noah’s Event Venue. Jennifer Glasgow, chief privacy officer at Acxiom, served as keynote speaker.

FIS CEO Gary Norcross to Speak at Little Rock Chamber Meeting

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/18/2015 9:47 am

The Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold its 150th annual meeting on Thursday, Dec. 17, featuring Gary Norcross, president and CEO of FIS, a Fortune 500 global banking and payments technology company.

Joey Dean Brings Economic Experience to Flake & Kelley (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/16/2015 12:00 am

Joey Dean has joined the brokerage team of Flake & Kelley Commercial’s governmental consulting division, which is led by former Little Rock Mayor Jim Dailey.