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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Website in state only for tech jobsorganization, created and developed the website, artechjobs.com, at no cost to
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
organization, created and developed the website, artechjobs.com, at no cost to the state. The site will be operated by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. Companies posting job openings and job seekers won't be charged for access to the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
New website launched for tech jobs in Arkansascoding initiative, we are leading the nation in educating more workers for futu
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
coding initiative, we are leading the nation in educating more workers for future jobs,” said Mike Preston with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. “This website is the first step in pairing the right employees with the right... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Website Launched for Arkansas Technology Jobsto Governor Hutchinson’s coding initiative, we are leading the nation in educat
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
to Governor Hutchinson’s coding initiative, we are leading the nation in educating more workers for future jobs,” said Arkansas Economic Development Commission Mike Preston. “This website is the first step in pairing the right employees with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UALR receives 4 bids for football feasibility studypublic disclosure of "files that, if disclosed would give advantage to competit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
public disclosure of "files that, if disclosed would give advantage to competitors or bidders and records maintained by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission related to any business entity's planning, site location, expansion, operations, or... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Texarkana Officials Expect Union Tank Car to Create 100 Jobsand this project is a "big boon" to the city. Haskin said the project would no
Arkansas Business / Posted 14 days ago
and this project is a "big boon" to the city. Haskin said the project would not have been possible without help from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, which provided a Tax Back incentive to the company. The incentive provides sales... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Leachville basketball courts readythe basketball courts was funded through a matching $15,000 grant from the Arka
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 14 days ago
the basketball courts was funded through a matching $15,000 grant from the Arkansas Rural Community Grant Services through Arkansas Economic Development Commission. Keith wrote the grant for the city and is pleased to have the work done for the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Conway plant plans no new hires for nownot immediately. A state incentive package for the company includes up to $650
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
not immediately. A state incentive package for the company includes up to $650,000 from the quick action closing fund, Arkansas Economic Development Commission spokesman Jeff Moore has said. Commission spokesman Lisa Cogbill said those funds... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Canada firm DBG to open in Conwayand equipment of the plant. The state incentive package includes up to $650,00
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
and equipment of the plant. The state incentive package includes up to $650,000 from the quick action closing fund, Arkansas Economic Development Commission spokesman Jeff Moore said Wednesday. Commission spokesman Lisa Cogbill said those... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
AEDC aims to generate more buzz in Region 8Members of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission visited Jonesboro to ge
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 20 days ago
Members of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission visited Jonesboro to get feedback from business and community leaders. The AEDC wants to know what can be done to generate more buzz in Region 8. Mike Preston, executive director of the AEDC,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
AEDC aims to generate more buzz in Region 8Members of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission visited Jonesboro to ge
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 20 days ago
Members of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission visited Jonesboro to get feedback from business and community leaders. The AEDC wants to know what can be done to generate more buzz in Region 8. Mike Preston, executive director of the AEDC,... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Canadian Manufacturer to Open U.S. Headquarters in Conwayemployment opportunities that are less reliant on the seasonality of the bus ma
Arkansas Business / Posted 20 days ago
employment opportunities that are less reliant on the seasonality of the bus market." Mike Preson, director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission said, "Advanced manufacturing jobs play an integral part in our state's economy. I... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Firm set to hire up to 78 at plantfor pet food manufacturers. The privately owned company broke ground December
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
for pet food manufacturers. The privately owned company broke ground December 2015 and the project is supported by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. For the project, Simmons qualified for two tax incentives: the Arkansas Advantage... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Conway wooing Canada businessas $100, he said. The city neither loses nor makes money in such cases, Wilbou
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
as $100, he said. The city neither loses nor makes money in such cases, Wilbourn said. Jeff Moore, a spokesman for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, declined to say whether the commission also was offering the company any... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Simmons Foods Eyes 78 New Jobs at Siloam Springsaffiliate operates another feed ingredient facility in Southwest City, Missouri
Arkansas Business / Posted 22 days ago
affiliate operates another feed ingredient facility in Southwest City, Missouri. Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, joined company leaders and local officials at a grand opening event on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State's river transport near a forkcompanies operating here, according to a report prepared by the state. Mike Pr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
companies operating here, according to a report prepared by the state. Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said the state's waterways are vital to keeping those companies here. He said the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
FIS Partners With Two Startups; 2nd Fintech Accelerator Endsin Little Rock, and Pandit hinted that moving to Arkansas "may happen." Pandit
Arkansas Business / Posted 26 days ago
in Little Rock, and Pandit hinted that moving to Arkansas "may happen." Pandit said he is having discussions with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission about any state incentives Hexanika might qualify for. More Clients Before the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefa prepared statement Monday. Hardin will begin the position on Monday. Hardin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
a prepared statement Monday. Hardin will begin the position on Monday. Hardin has been director of communications at the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, where he has been employed since 2001. He is a Russellville native and a graduate... Read more
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Arkansas Business
DF&A Names Scott Hardin Communications Directorhas been hired as its director of communications, effective July 31. He is cur
Arkansas Business / Posted 29 days ago
has been hired as its director of communications, effective July 31. He is currently director of communications for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. Jake Bleed, who previously served as DFA's communications director, accepted a... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Governor, Business Mark Phase One of A-State Innovation Systemproject seeded by a $500,000 I-6 Challenge grant from the U.S. Economic Develop
Arkansas Business / Posted 1 months ago
project seeded by a $500,000 I-6 Challenge grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration and $400,000 from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission and the Delta Regional Authority. The project received an additional $492,000 in... Read more

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