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Mentor Feature: Dina Miller, Dillard's

Meet Dina Miller, Divisional Merchandise Manager of Jewelry, Watches, Sunglasses, and Fashion Accessories at Dillard’s Inc.As a repeat host for the Arkansas Fellowship program and mentor at our second IA Network event focusing on retail startups, Dina is a strong advocate for entrepreneurs in the st...

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Mentor Feature: Spencer Jones

Meet Spencer Jones of Lineus Medical, one of our valued mentors in HealthTech.Talk Business: Fast 15, Spencer JonesArkansas Business: 20 in their 20s, Spencer Jones

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Arkansas Startup Tips: Understanding Real Estate Needs

Inspired entrepreneurs and motivated startups need to do some research when it comes to having a brick and mortar location for their business. There are a number of considerations and location may have much to do with the success of a business. In addition, the initial budget of a startup may impact...

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You're Invited: Life Science Commercialization Webinar Series Starts Feb. 7

University researchers and life science businesses are invited to participate in a series of free webinars hosted by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center.Hear from experts with expertise in federal funding programs, biotechnology and technology transfer, and the Food and Dru...

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Podcast, Episode 12: Mary Dunlap, Arkansas Coding Academy

In this "Arkansas Goes Boom" podcast, we talk with Mary Dunlap of the Arkansas Coding Academy. The program aims to produce more computer programmers and tech support for private business.

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Podcast, Episode 11: Roby Brock, Talk Business & Politics

In our latest "Arkansas Goes Boom" podcast, we talk to Roby Brock of Talk Business & Politics about the opportunities for startup businesses in Arkansas and how those opportunities have expanded in recent years.

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Podcast, Episode 10: Andreas Can, iOS Developer at Metova

Andreas Can is an iOS developer with Metova, an-Arkansas based "Internet of Things" company and agency that develops apps and does software engineering with well-known national and international brands.

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Podcast, Episode 8: Dan Redwine of Metova

Arkansas-based Metova is an "Internet of Things" company and agency that develops apps and does software engineering with well-known national and international brands. Dan Redwine, VP of Business Development for Metova, talks about how they work with companies.

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Podcast, Episode 7: Jamie Gates, Conway Area Chamber

Jamie Gates is the Executive Vice President of the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce. In this podcast episode, Jamie talks about recruiting businesses to Arkansas and how the chamber helps area businesses grow.

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Podcast, Episode 6: John Shelley of Travelier

In the latest episode of "Arkansas Goes Boom," our host talks with John Shelley of Travelier, a discovery engine that guides you to hidden places in cities all over the world as you plan your travel experiences. Shelley shares his startup story and what he has learned along the way.