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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

  • Posted at 3:02 AM
    Arkansas Virtual Academy (ARVA), a tuition-free, online public school option, welcomes families with students in grades K-11 to enroll for the 2015-2016 academic year. Unlike previous years where students needed to have previously attended a public school to enroll, for Fall 2015 ARVA is able to accept students from across the state of Arkansas, regardless of prior education type. The school will serve students in grades K-11 for the 2015-2016 year and will add a high school grade level ... read more

Thursday, April 16, 2015

  • Posted at 9:08 AM
    In 2010, Field Agent launched the first app that paid cash to individuals for submitting location based information from their smart devices. Five years later, Field Agent has expanded organically through its Agent base and exponentially with its quality service and results to clients. Today, Field Agent announces its strategic expansion in Eastern Europe through Romania. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150416/199136 Strategically based in Northwest Arkansas, a hub for retail, Field Agent provides visibility and insights for companies of all sizes, performing audits ... read more

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

  • Posted at 7:22 PM
    NanoMech today donated an original piece of art commissioned for the University of Arkansas College of Engineering to be placed on permanent display in the Nanoscale Institute on campus. This donation is dedicated in appreciation for the many talented UA alumni that have joined NanoMech as ... read more
  • Posted at 8:30 AM
    American Rugby Pro Training Center today announced Minneapolis, Minnesota based Trovita Health Science - the makers of ENU®, an innovative ready-to-drink, complete nutritional shake - as an official nutrition partner of the Little Rock rugby facility. The partnership will supply athletes at the center with ENU shakes to help fuel recovery and added nutritional requirements during the post-workout period. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150408/197275LOGO Developed in collaboration with doctors and dietitians, ENU is a great tasting meal replacement shake that is gluten and lactose ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    AcxiomIT , a provider of infrastructure management services, today announced that it has been selected by Pregis, a leading provider of innovative protective packaging materials and systems, to manage the IT environments that support Pregis’ critical business applications. “Based ... read more

Monday, March 30, 2015

  • Posted at 3:32 PM
    Acxiom® (NASDAQ: ACXM), an enterprise data, analytics and software-as-a-service company, today announced the company‘s firm opposition to the Arkansas House Bill 1228 that appears to be aimed at allowing discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT), and other minorities ... read more

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Collective Bias, a leading shopper social media company, announced today the appointment of Dan Vanchieri as Chief Revenue Officer. Vanchieri will oversee Collective Bias' sales teams and revenue strategy development. He will play a strategic role in bringing the company's new technology products to today's increasingly social and digital marketplace. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140116/DA47688LOGO "Dan's expertise working with retailers and consumer package goods companies will be a key driver in our future growth," said Bill Sussman, President and CEO of Collective Bias. "Every day, ... read more

Monday, March 23, 2015

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Acxiom® (NASDAQ: ACXM), an enterprise data, analytics and software-as-a-service company today announced the winners of the Acxiom Diversity Scholarship Program, an initiative offering $5000 scholarships to benefit diverse students who are enrolled full-time in a post-secondary degree program in Computer Science, Computer Information ... read more

Friday, March 20, 2015

  • Posted at 4:30 PM
    AT&T* has invested nearly $600 million in its best-in-class wireless and wired networks in Arkansas between 2012 through 2014, driving a wide range of upgrades to reliability, coverage, speed and performance for residents and business customers. As part of its Project Velocity IP (VIP), an investment plan focused on network enhancement and expansion, AT&T in 2014 made 140 wireless upgrades in Arkansas, including 33 new cell sites, addition of network capacity and new wireless high-speed Internet connections. "With a growing range of ... read more
  • Paul Schaller Named CEO/President of ABC Financial --- LITTLE ROCK, Ark., March 20, 2015
    Posted at 11:39 AM
    ABC Financial (ABC), the leading software and payment processing provider to the health and fitness industry, announced the promotion of Paul Schaller to Chief Executive Officer/President. Industry experience and over 25 years at ABC have made Schaller a cornerstone of ABC's success. Schaller became familiar with ABC's mission early on as a 20-year-old client operating three North Carolina clubs. After relocating to Arkansas, Schaller began his ABC career in a sales position and has worked closely with Founder and Chairman ... read more

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

  • ABC Financial Names Chief Technology Officer --- LITTLE ROCK, Ark., March 17, 2015
    Posted at 11:00 AM
    Today, ABC Financial (ABC), the leading software and payment processing provider to the health and fitness industry, announced the addition of Richard Smith as Chief Technology Officer. As Chief Technology Officer, Richard Smith is responsible for generating and coordinating the technology roadmap and for the creation and delivery of mission critical customer facing technology solutions to our customers. Smith has nearly 25 years of technology execution and leadership experience, across many industries and most recently at De La Rue as ... read more
  • Patient Engagement Platform Seeks Collaborative Partners --- FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., March 17, 2015
    Posted at 5:35 AM
    SOAPware Inc., an electronic health record (EHR), recently introduced myHEALTHware: the complete solution to patient care coordination. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150316/182201LOGO myHEALTHware is a state-of-the-art healthcare tool that combines the best of social networking plus 20 years of medical software know-how resulting in a robust, feature-rich platform that delivers maximum privacy, security and ease-of-use. myHEALTHware, the ultimate coordinated care solution, providing the tools and resources needed to view patient data, connect with healthcare professionals, coordinate with internal and external team members, ... read more

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

  • Posted at 5:40 AM
    SOAPware Inc., an electronic health record (EHR), has introduced myHEALTHware(TM): the complete solution to patient care coordination. myHEALTHware(TM) is a state-of-the-art healthcare tool that combines the best of social networking plus 20 years of medical software know-how resulting in a robust, feature-rich platform that delivers maximum privacy, security and ease-of-use. myHEALTHware(TM) is the ultimate coordinated care solution, providing the tools and resources needed to view patient data, connect with healthcare professionals, coordinate with internal and external team members, communicate with ... read more

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

  • Posted at 6:23 AM
    Field Agent, the leader in location-specific mobile market research and retail data collection, announced today a follow-on investment in the company by Five Elms Capital of Kansas City. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150309/180555 The investment will allow Field Agent to broaden its solutions for consumer packaged goods companies, retailers and research agencies said Rick West, CEO and Co-Founder of Field Agent. "Our clients have asked us to come along side them to create new products on our mobile platform, including a Do-It-Yourself ... read more

Thursday, March 5, 2015

  • Posted at 9:05 AM
    Acxiom® (NASDAQ: ACXM), an enterprise data, analytics and software-as-a-service company, today announced that it has expanded its global data partnership with Twitter, the global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time, to augment Twitter’s current targeting capabilities for advertising. ... read more

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

  • Posted at 1:32 PM
    Loyalty program innovator Billaway announced that it is now fully integrated with ABC Financial (ABC), the leading software and payment processing provider to the health and fitness industry. The integration enables any ABC health club and fitness center to deploy the white-label Billaway platform, in which bill credits earned by their members are automatically posted to the member's club account, without any action required by the club back office. Over 6,000 health clubs utilizing ABC software can now ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Physicians have ranked electronic health record (EHR) systems based on five key performance areas, according to a report published in Medical Economics. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150303/179336LOGO Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150303/179349LOGO Physicians were asked to rate their EHR systems on a scale of 1 to 10 in key areas that matter to them: quality of care, meaningful use, patient portal, technical support, and clinical decision support. Data were collected from an online survey conducted from June 10 to 27, 2014. According to the Medical Economics ... read more

Friday, February 27, 2015

  • Posted at 7:49 AM
    Taxpayers in Greene County have a new option for beating the property tax deadline thanks to an online payment system offered by the county collector’s office. Residents can visit ar.gov/greeneproptax and enter a taxpayer number to begin. The system will prompt residents ... read more

Thursday, February 26, 2015

  • Posted at 2:33 PM
    With more than a few years of experience under its collective belt, the sales team at J. Pauley Toyota understands that researching new vehicles can be a daunting task. Because of the opportunities that the internet has given to car buyers, there is more information than ever to weed through. This, should, lead to the next question as to the validity of the piece a person is reading. Trying to find relevant information and then trying to decide if its ... read more