Welcome to the Arkansas Inc. Podcast

We discuss the latest topics and trends in economic development with subject matter experts and influencers from across the nation and around the world.

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Fintech and Community Banks

 January 16, 2020

In this episode of the Arkansas Inc podcast, host Clark Cogbill discusses the successful ICBA ThinkTech Accelerator with President & CEO of the Indepe...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Military Affairs Part 2

 December 17, 2019

In this episode of the Arkansas Inc. podcast, host Clark Cogbill talks further with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission's Director of Militar...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Military Affairs Part I

 December 10, 2019

In this episode of the Arkansas Inc. podcast, host Clark Cogbill talks with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission's Director of Military Affair...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Why The Venture Center has Become a FinTech Hub

 October 08, 2019

This episode of the Arkansas Inc. podcast features guest from The Venture Center discussing their successful fintech accelerator programs and the fint...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Taking it to the Extreme, with Ozark Integrated Circuits

 May 22, 2019

In this episode of the Arkansas Inc. Podcast, Jeff Moore talks Arkansas innovation with Matt Francis and Jim Holmes of Ozark Integrated Circuits.

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Resources for Arkansas' Rural Communities

 May 07, 2019

In this episode of the Arkansas Inc Podcast, we visit with Alex Johnston, Director of the AEDC Division of Rural Services.

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Fostering Entrepreneurship in Arkansas: a 2-Way Podcast with AEDC & Startup Junkie

 February 14, 2019

In this episode of the Arkansas Inc. Podcast and Startup Junkie Podcast, Host Jeff Moore explores innovation and the entrepreneurial ecosystem with Je...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Bringing Film Production to Arkansas, with AEDC's Christopher Crane

 November 26, 2018

Our host Jeff Moore talks with Christopher Crane, Film Commissioner for Arkansas Economic Development Commission, exploring what it’s like to work beh...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Blockchain and the Food Industry: a Conversation with Walmart and IBM

 October 18, 2018

Blockchain technology is many things: powerful, innovative, disruptive, and multifaceted. However, for many, blockchain remains an unknown and unprove...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast – Why Tech Startups Are Migrating to Middle America

 September 17, 2018

Jeff Moore talks with Yuval Yarden, director of Ecosystem Engagement at Global Entrepreneurship Network and Uday Akkaraju, CEO and founder of financia...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Little Rock's Made By Few talks creative innovation with Arkansas Inc.

 August 08, 2018

In this episode of the Arkansas Inc. Podcast, Host Jeff Moore, AEDC’s EVP of Marketing, talks with Zach Hill and Elizabeth Strandberg, the CEO and Eve...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Workforce Priorities for Business Development

 October 03, 2017

Danny Games, Executive Vice President of Global Business for Arkansas Economic Development Commission, discusses the workforce impact on business deve...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - Forestry in Arkansas, with Max Braswell, EVP - Arkansas Forestry Association

 May 02, 2017

Executive Director Mike Preston talks with Max Braswell, Executive Vice President of the Arkansas Forestry Association. Mike and Max talk about the re...

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Arkansas Inc Podcast - China Investment Impact and Opportunities for Business Development

 November 23, 2016

AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston recently sat down with Mark Raines to discuss China's impact on the U.S. economy and opportunities for business d...

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