Arkansas

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Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson.

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson

  • Capital: Little Rock
  • Population (2012 Est.): 2,949,131
  • Largest Cities (2012): Little Rock, 196,537; Fort Smith, 87,443; Fayetteville, 76,899; Springdale, 73,123; Jonesboro, 70,187
  • Targeted Industries: Regional Headquarters, Distribution & Logistics Services, Green Energy & Related Products, Advanced Manufacturing, IT
  • GDP (All Industry 2012): $109.5 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce

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State Listings

  • Arkansas Economic Development Commission

    Bentley Story
    Director of Business Development
    900 West Capitol, Suite 400
    Little Rock, AR 72201
    P: 501-682-7384
    [email protected]
    www.arkansasedc.com

Utility Listings

  • Arkansas Electric Cooperatives

    Kirkley Thomas
    Manager, Economic Development
    P.O. Box 194208
    Little Rock, AR 72219
    P: 501-570-2274
    [email protected]
    www.ecark.org
  • Entergy Arkansas

    Michael Maulden
    Director, Business & Economic Development
    425 West Capitol Avenue, 27th Floor, P.O. Box 551
    Little Rock, AR 72203
    P: 501-377-4474
    [email protected]
    www.teamworkarkansas.com

Regional Listings

  • Arkansas Valley Alliance For Economic Development

    Jeff Pipkin, CEcD
    President
    708 West Main St.
    Russellville, AR 72801
    P: 479-858-6555
    [email protected]
    www.arkansasvalleyalliance.org
  • East Arkansas Planning and Development District

    Melissa Rivers
    Director
    2905 King Street, P.O. Box 1403
    Jonesboro, AR 72403
    P: 870-932-3957
    [email protected]
    www.eapdd.com
  • Hot Springs Metro Partnership

    Jim Fram, CEcD, CCE, FM
    President & CEO
    659 Ouachita Avenue
    Hot Springs, AR 71901
    P: 501-321-1700
    [email protected]
    growinghotsprings.com
  • Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce

    Donna Holt
    Economic Development Associate
    1709 East Nettleton Avenue, P.O. Box 789
    Jonesboro, AR 72403
    P: 870-932-6691
    [email protected]
    www.jonesborochamber.com
  • Metro Little Rock Alliance

    Joey Dean
    Executive Director
    One Chamber Plaza
    Little Rock, AR 72201
    P: 800-905-6577
    [email protected]
    www.metrolittlerockalliance.com
  • Mississippi County Economic Development/Great River Economic Development Foundation (GREDF)

    Clif Chitwood
    Economic Developer
    4701 Memorial Drive
    Blytheville, AR 72315
    P: 870-532-6084
    [email protected]
    www.misscoeda.com
  • Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, Inc.

    Mike Norton
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 190
    Harrison, AR 72602-0190
    P: 870-741-5404
    [email protected]
    www.nwaedd.org
  • Ouachita Partnership for Economic Development

    Norm MacNeill
    Executive Director
    625 Adams Avenue, P.O. Box 895
    Camden, AR 71711-0895
    P: 877-248-6733
    [email protected]
    www.teamcamden.com

County Listings

  • Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance

    Shawnie Carrier
    President & CEO
    2401 Pine Street, Suite B
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    P: 870-246-1460
    [email protected]
    www.arkadelphiaalliance.com
  • Bradley County Economic Development Corporation

    Donna Lawhon
    Director
    P.O. Box 310
    Warren, AR 71671
    P: 870-226-3760
    [email protected]
    www.bcedcar.com
  • The Economic Development Alliance of Jefferson County Arkansas

    Lou Ann Nisbett
    President & CEO
    510 Main Street, P.O. Box 5069
    Pine Bluff, AR 71601
    P: 870-535-0110
    [email protected]
    www.jeffersoncountyalliance.com

City Listings

  • Bald Knob Area Chamber of Commerce

    Alvin Hearyman
    President
    P.O. Box 338
    Bald Knob, AR 72010
    P: 501-724-3140
    [email protected]
    www.baldknobchamber.com
  • Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce

    Crystal Johnson
    President & CEO
    409 Vine Street
    Batesville, AR 72501
    P: 870-793-2378
    [email protected]
    www.mybatesville.org
  • Bentonville/Bella Vista Chamber of Commerce

    Jayne Lowe
    Vice President, Business Retention & Expansion
    200 East Central Avenue, P.O. Box 330
    Bentonville, AR 72712
    P: 479-273-2841
    [email protected]
    www.bbvchamber.com
  • Brinkley Economic Development Commission

    Fairy Armstrong
    Economic Development Coordinator
    Office of the Mayor, 233 W.
    Cedar Brinkley, AR 72021
    P: 870-734-1382
    [email protected]
    www.brinkleyar.com
  • City of Maumelle

    Judy Keller
    Director
    550 Edgewood, Suite 590
    Maumelle, AR 72113
    P: 501-851-2500
    [email protected]
    www.maumelle.dina.org
  • City of West Memphis Office of Economic Development

    Ward Wimbish
    Director of Economic Development
    205 South Redding
    West Memphis, AR 72303
    P: 870-732-7500
    [email protected]
    www.westmemphis.com
  • Conway Development Corporation

    Brad Lacy
    President & CEO
    900 Oak St.
    Conway, AR 72032
    P: 501-329-7788
    [email protected]
    www.conwayarkansas.org
  • Fayetteville Economic Development

    Chung Tan
    Manager for Economic Development
    113 West Mountain Street
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    P: 479-521-1710
    [email protected]
    www.accessfayetteville.org
  • Fort Smith Regional Chamber of Commerce

    Paul Harvel
    CEO
    612 Garrison Avenue
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    P: 479-783-3111
    [email protected]
    www.fortsmithchamber.org
  • Magnolia Economic Development Corporation

    Cammie Hambrice
    Executive Director
    211 West Main Street, P.O. Box 866
    Magnolia, AR 71754
    P: 870-234-4352
    [email protected]
    www.magnoliaedc.com
  • Marion Economic Development

    Michael Demster
    Director
    13 Military Road, P.O. Box 652
    Marion, AR 72364
    P: 870-739-5414
    [email protected]
    www.marionarkansas.org
  • Monticello Economic Development Commission

    Nita McDaniel
    Executive Director
    211 West Gaines, P.O. Box 1890
    Monticello, AR 71655
    P: 870-367-3076
    [email protected]
    www.monticelloedc.org
  • North Little Rock Economic Development Corporation

    Todd Larson
    Executive Director
    100 Main Street
    North Little Rock, AR 72114
    P: 501-371-0116
    [email protected]
    www.nlrchamber.org
  • Smackover Industrial Dev. Corporation

    Sandra Mills
    Manager
    P.O. Box 275
    Smackover, AR 71762
    P: 870-725-3521
    [email protected]
    www.smackoverar.com