Tagged: Phil Baldwin

New Little Rock Branch for Citizens Bank in the Works

New Little Rock Branch for Citizens Bank in the Works

Banking & Finance

Batesville’s Citizens Bank is wading deeper into the Little Rock market with a second full-service branch. The $921 million-asset lender is establishing an office in the former One Bank & Trust lo-cation at 8000 Cantrell Road. read more >

Citizens Bank's Batesville HQ Sets Model for New Branches

Citizens Bank's Batesville HQ Sets Model for New Branches

Banking & Finance

The directors of Citizens Bank at Batesville were already contemplating a new headquarters building when they hired Phil Baldwin as CEO in 2013. The 37,000-SF $13.8 million building finally opened last month, and it is decidedly different. read more >

Marketers Don Hale, Kirby Williams Work Bankers’ Hours

Marketers Don Hale, Kirby Williams Work Bankers’ Hours

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Last month, word got around that Don Hale and Kirby Williams were stepping back from their firms to become marketing chiefs at banks — Hale at Citizens Bank of Batesville and Williams at Stone Bank of Mountain View, working out of Little Rock. read more >

Batesville Impact Plan Living Up to Its Name

Batesville Impact Plan Living Up to Its Name

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Fresh eyes, strategic planning, youthful energy and cold, hard cash are shaking up Batesville, a college town on the jagged edge of the Ozarks that is burdened with many of the same challenges as the Delta that’s just minutes away. read more >

Education a Cornerstone of Batesville's Strategic Plan

Education a Cornerstone of Batesville's Strategic Plan

Banking & Finance

Making sure the children of Independence County have the educational opportunities necessary to escape poverty is a cornerstone of the Impact strategic plan that Baldwin worked on when he was chairman of the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce. read more >