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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Circuits equal to Venus start in Fayettevillethe state. We're trying to give them the opportunity to stay here." Tom Chilto
Circuits equal to Venus start in Fayetteville
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
the state. We're trying to give them the opportunity to stay here." Tom Chilton, director of science and technology at the Arkansas Economic Development Commission said companies like Ozark Integrated Circuits highlight the University of Arkansas... Read more
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Island Packet
Pipe company lays off more than 100 from Little Rock site) reports that since 2014, crude oil prices have been cut in half because of an
Pipe company lays off more than 100 from Little Rock site
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
) reports that since 2014, crude oil prices have been cut in half because of an oversupply of oil and weak demand. Arkansas Economic Development Commission spokesman Scott Hardin has said Welspun remains within the minimum employment level... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Welspun cuts back at Little Rock site, says 100-plus laid offemployment level needed to retain incentives the company has received from the
Welspun cuts back at Little Rock site, says 100-plus laid off
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
employment level needed to retain incentives the company has received from the state, Scott Hardin, spokesman for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said earlier this month. From the state, the company has received a $4.5 million... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Welspun cuts back to 1 shift at LR siteemployment level needed to retain incentives the company has received from the
Welspun cuts back to 1 shift at LR site
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
employment level needed to retain incentives the company has received from the state, Scott Hardin, spokesman for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said earlier this month. From the state, the company has received a $4.5 million... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Welspun cuts back to 1 shift at LR siteemployment level needed to retain incentives the company has received from the
Welspun cuts back to 1 shift at LR site
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
employment level needed to retain incentives the company has received from the state, Scott Hardin, spokesman for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said earlier this month. From the state, the company has received a $4.5 million... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Energy firms gone, but their impact lingerswho was hired by Chesapeake Energy, one of the main operators in the shale, in
Energy firms gone, but their impact lingers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
who was hired by Chesapeake Energy, one of the main operators in the shale, in 2008. He now is deputy director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. "It just brought about, literally and figuratively, a new set of rules because of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fayetteville Shale boom gone bustthe victims of our own success," said Danny Games, who was hired by Chesapeake
Fayetteville Shale boom gone bust
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
the victims of our own success," said Danny Games, who was hired by Chesapeake in 2007 and now is deputy director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. "If the Fayetteville had been the last or next-to-last play, we would still have 60... Read more
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Poinsett County Democrat Tribune
Marked Tree Council approves move for refrigeration access for food pantryhave the final price, but work can begin before that. The council approved res
Marked Tree Council approves move for refrigeration access for food pantry
Poinsett County Democrat Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
have the final price, but work can begin before that. The council approved resolutions to apply for two grants from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, Division of Rural Services. One is for $2,500 for new turnouts for the fire... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Huckabee, Hutchinson, Cotton to speak at Republican National Conventionthe stage, delivering short comments in the convention hall. During a telephon
Huckabee, Hutchinson, Cotton to speak at Republican National Convention
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
the stage, delivering short comments in the convention hall. During a telephone news conference from Berlin, where a new Arkansas Economic Development Commission office is opening, Hutchinson said he expects to speak Tuesday evening during prime... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Huckabee, Hutchinson, Cotton to get GOP mikethe stage, delivering short comments in the convention hall. During a telephon
Huckabee, Hutchinson, Cotton to get GOP mike
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
the stage, delivering short comments in the convention hall. During a telephone news conference from Berlin, where a new Arkansas Economic Development Commission office is opening, Hutchinson said he expects to speak Tuesday evening during prime... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State opens European booster officefrom the United Kingdom's vote to exit the European Union. Gov. Asa Hutchinson
State opens European booster office
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
from the United Kingdom's vote to exit the European Union. Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, were in Berlin to launch the office, attend the Farnborough International Airshow... Read more
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Arkansas Business
CJRW Marks a Year as a Main Street Mainstayand Main as an example of its corporate citizenship in its recent successful pi
CJRW Marks a Year as a Main Street Mainstay
Arkansas Business / Posted 13 days ago
and Main as an example of its corporate citizenship in its recent successful pitch for a public relations contract from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. CJRW’s promotion, which won out over six competitors, called the new headquarters... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Ark. Office Now Open in GermanySchnitzler, a German national with experience in trade and economics, will run
Ark. Office Now Open in Germany
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 13 days ago
Schnitzler, a German national with experience in trade and economics, will run the new office and work closely with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. This new facility is Arkansas' third international office. Arkansas also has... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lt. Gov. Griffin says he'll run in '18 for second 4-year termeducation and caring for veterans," he said. Among other things, Griffin said
Lt. Gov. Griffin says he'll run in '18 for second 4-year term
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
education and caring for veterans," he said. Among other things, Griffin said he wants to continue to work with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, particularly to assist the aerospace industry, and push again for state income tax... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas congressman pulls back on Cuba credit pusha great opportunity for Arkansas' economy, most notably our agricultural sector
Arkansas congressman pulls back on Cuba credit push
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
a great opportunity for Arkansas' economy, most notably our agricultural sector," Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said in a statement. "While we expect Cuba's agricultural imports to be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Crawford pulls back on Cuba credit pusha great opportunity for Arkansas' economy, most notably our agricultural sector
Crawford pulls back on Cuba credit push
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
a great opportunity for Arkansas' economy, most notably our agricultural sector," Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said in a statement. "While we expect Cuba's agricultural imports to be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State set to chase business overseasFortune 500 companies such as Tyson Foods and Wal-Mart -- also is a key selling
State set to chase business overseas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Fortune 500 companies such as Tyson Foods and Wal-Mart -- also is a key selling point, said Mike Preston, director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. Hutchinson and Preston detailed an economic development trip to Europe during the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Hutchinson, Preston to Open Berlin Office, Attend Farnborough AirshowGov. Asa Hutchinson and Arkansas Economic Development Commission Executive Dire
Hutchinson, Preston to Open Berlin Office, Attend Farnborough Airshow
Arkansas Business / Posted 21 days ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Arkansas Economic Development Commission Executive Director Mike Preston on Tuesday announced details of another trade mission to Europe, which begins Saturday. The trip will be Hutchinson's second to Europe after becoming... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Gov. Hutchinson to Visit Europe on Business Recruitment Missionwill visit London, England to attend the Farnborough International Airshow on J
Gov. Hutchinson to Visit Europe on Business Recruitment Mission
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 21 days ago
will visit London, England to attend the Farnborough International Airshow on July 11. While there, he and members of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission will meet with aerospace companies from around the world. Hutchinson said visiting... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson: More tax cuts likely after $177M surplusupcoming economic development trip to Europe that will last from Saturday throu
Hutchinson: More tax cuts likely after $177M surplus
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
upcoming economic development trip to Europe that will last from Saturday through July 14. Along with officials from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, Hutchinson will attend the Farnborough International Airshow in England to meet... Read more
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Arkansas Business
250 Attend HubX-Life Sciences Demo Day at Innovation Huband a couple are interested in building a permanent presence in the state. Mik
250 Attend HubX-Life Sciences Demo Day at Innovation Hub
Arkansas Business / Posted 25 days ago
and a couple are interested in building a permanent presence in the state. Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, delivered the event's keynote address. Preston said the AEDC supports facilitated... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In health care field, entrepreneurs show off creations in North Little Rockshould take them and sends notifications to caregivers if medications aren't ta
In health care field, entrepreneurs show off creations in North Little Rock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
should take them and sends notifications to caregivers if medications aren't taken on time. Mike Preston, director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said he hopes this incubator and others like it will bring high-paying technology... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In health care field, entrepreneurs show off creations in NLRshould take them and sends notifications to caregivers if medications aren't ta
In health care field, entrepreneurs show off creations in NLR
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
should take them and sends notifications to caregivers if medications aren't taken on time. Mike Preston, director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, said he hopes this incubator and others like it will bring high-paying technology... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Demo Day for HubX-LifeSciences Teams is Thursdaypitch on the health care ideas, products and devices they have developed. Mike
Demo Day for HubX-LifeSciences Teams is Thursday
Arkansas Business / Posted 27 days ago
pitch on the health care ideas, products and devices they have developed. Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, will deliver the keynote address. The Hub said he'll discuss the importance of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Retailer OKs 800 items for website[buyers have an] opportunity to meet with everybody all at once. It's perfect."
Retailer OKs 800 items for website
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
[buyers have an] opportunity to meet with everybody all at once. It's perfect." Gov. Asa Hutchinson and members of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission participated in the manufacturing meeting and open call event for the second... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefto one. Gov. Asa Hutchinson will participate in the Manufacturing Summit for t
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
to one. Gov. Asa Hutchinson will participate in the Manufacturing Summit for the second straight year. Six members of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, including Executive Director Mike Preston, will attend. "It's a great opportunity... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Mark Raines Named PR Director at CJRW, Replacing Richard McKeownthe PR division comes in the wake of a major coup for CJRW, the landing of an $
Mark Raines Named PR Director at CJRW, Replacing Richard McKeown
Arkansas Business / Posted 29 days ago
the PR division comes in the wake of a major coup for CJRW, the landing of an $800,000 public relations contract with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. Raines was present and McKeown was absent from a June 22 meeting with an Arkansas... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Media Gateway Emerges From Soul of the Southa boring, profitable television operation. For all of those reasons, I look pas
Media Gateway Emerges From Soul of the South
Arkansas Business / Posted 30 days ago
a boring, profitable television operation. For all of those reasons, I look past the past and look to the future.” The Arkansas Economic Development Commission and others are looking to Davidge to salvage their investment in the Soul of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pike County leaders welcome news reopened sawmill will hire 136from Texas who own land in the area began looking at the possibility of opening
Pike County leaders welcome news reopened sawmill will hire 136
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
from Texas who own land in the area began looking at the possibility of opening the mill nearly three years ago. Both Arkansas Economic Development Commission Executive Director Mike Preston and David Anderson of the Caddo River Partnership... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansans in D.C., leaders in state react to U.K. resultstrip to England and Germany would proceed as planned. The governor will be in
Arkansans in D.C., leaders in state react to U.K. results
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
trip to England and Germany would proceed as planned. The governor will be in Europe next month to open an office for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission in Germany and attend the Farnborough International Airshow outside of London.... Read more

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