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Little Rock Lightning Founders on Starting a Pro Basketball Team

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Little Rock Lightning Founders on Starting a Pro Basketball Team

Miya and Jushun Blackmon are cofounders of the Little Rock Lightning professional basketball team, and members of the Spark! 2021 cohort! The Little Rock Lightning is a professional basketball team that focuses on providing a professional basketball experience to the Little Rock community, fans, and business partners. Read More

Posted on: December 3, 2021
Urban Farmer, Local Food Entrepreneur on Community Centered Business

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Urban Farmer, Local Food Entrepreneur on Community Centered Business

Meet the founder of FareMarket, which works with Arkansas farmers and producers to bring your favorite farmers market items to your door. Read More

Posted on: December 2, 2021
Custom Framing Entrepreneur on Preserving Art and Memories Beautifully

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Custom Framing Entrepreneur on Preserving Art and Memories Beautifully

The Frame Maker is a custom framing business in Benton, Arkansas that helps customers create beautiful and long lasting art, memories, and family heirlooms by using quality conservation materials. Read More

Posted on: November 22, 2021
Three Local Entrepreneurs Win Cash, Accolades at The Venture Center’s 2021 Pitch N Pint

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Three Local Entrepreneurs Win Cash, Accolades at The Venture Center’s 2021 Pitch N Pint

Three Local Entrepreneurs Win Cash, Accolades at The Venture Center’s 2021 Pitch N Pint. Held in conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week, the pitch competition featured local entrepreneurs, judges, and a rowdy crowd of supporters Read More

Posted on: November 12, 2021
Class A CDL Truck Driver Recruiter Talks Trucking & Entrepreneurship

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Class A CDL Truck Driver Recruiter Talks Trucking & Entrepreneurship

Kissa Kimble, founder of Elite Recruiting, recruits Class A CDL drivers and connects them to their next job. Read More

Posted on: November 12, 2021
KonMari Organizing Entrepreneur on the Business of Tidying Up

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KonMari Organizing Entrepreneur on the Business of Tidying Up

Whitney Gray, owner of Whit's End, is a KonMari certified organizing consultant, on entrepreneurship in Arkansas, the impact of tidying up, and the role an ADHD diagnosis had in the origin of her business. Read More

Posted on: November 8, 2021