Registration Open for 2022 Arkansas Rural Development Summit
Registration is now open for the 2022 Arkansas Rural Development Summit, an annual event aimed at improving the quality of life in Arkansas' rural com...
AEDC Awards 30 Community Grants Totaling Over $7 Million
AEDC has awarded more than $7 million to Arkansas cities and counties through the Community Development Block Grant program.
AEDC Names Jennifer Emerson Deputy Director, Executive Vice President of Operations
The Arkansas Economic Development Commission has named Jennifer Emerson as the agency’s Deputy Director and Executive Vice President (EVP) of Operatio...
AEDC Names Bob Kucheravy Director of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Development Division
AEDC has named Bob Kucheravy the next director of the commission’s Small Business and Entrepreneurship Development Division.
Hostess Brands to Add New Bakery in Arkadelphia, Ark., to Meet Increased Demand
Hostess Brands is adding a state-of-the-art bakery in Arkadelphia, creating 150 new jobs.
Arkansas Department of Commerce Names Jim Hudson Chief of Staff
As chief of staff, Hudson will align the activities of the nine divisions within the Department of Commerce.
Phoenix Innovations to Increase Capacity with New Russellville Plant
Phoenix Innovations is expanding in Russellville, increasing its manufacturing capacity and adding 50 new full-time employees.
Fintech Startups Given Chance to Join ‘Hotbed of Innovation’ at 2022 FIS Fintech Accelerator
Fintech startups and growth-stage companies are encouraged to apply for the 2022 FIS Fintech Accelerator.
Dark Threat Fabrication to Add 75 New Jobs, Invest $7.65 Million in Heber Springs Facility
Dark Threat Fabrication is expanding its facility in Heber Springs, adding 75 new jobs to its existing workforce.