Category Archives: Other State News

Cadron Creek Capital says Conway is the way up.

CONWAY, Ark. — The vice president of a tech startup company and co-founder of angel investment firm Cadron Creek Capital says that college-town Conway could become a hotspot for future tech firms. In the big picture of the state’s emerging tech ...

Arkansas governor seeks Asian businesses.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) executive director will travel to Asia this month to recruit companies to the state. The governor and AEDC Executive Director Mike Preston wi ...

GLO airlines books nonstop flights into Little Rock.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Startup airliner GLO will begin offering non-stop service to Little Rock in November. The New Orleans startup will offer a quality alternative to business and leisure travelers who have been relegated to multi-stop flights and exhau ...

Arkansas racks up development accolades.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas communities around the state were recognized in the recently released 10 Top Tens issue of Southern Business & Development magazine. The state picked up honors in five of the 10 categories. The Natural State also receiv ...

Innovation Hub moves ahead with Innovation Center.

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub plans to build a $1 million Innovation Center in downtown North Little Rock with funds from the U.S. Economic Development Administration. “The U.S. Economic Development Administration is f ...