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The Venture Center is fueling growth and spearheading enthusiasm for Arkansas’ lithium industry

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The Venture Center is fueling growth and spearheading enthusiasm for Arkansas’ lithium industry

The Venture Center, in partnership with the Arkansas Department of Commerce, Standard Lithium and others, are proud to be a part of the new Arkansas Lithium Working Group, which initially produced and launched the inaugural Arkansas Lithium Innovation Summit, held in February of this year, in Little Rock. Read More

Posted on: June 18, 2024
UA LITTLE ROCK, VENTURE CENTER, LITTLE ROCK REGIONAL CHAMBER ANNOUNCE ARKANSAS TECH LAUNCH PROGRAM

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UA LITTLE ROCK, VENTURE CENTER, LITTLE ROCK REGIONAL CHAMBER ANNOUNCE ARKANSAS TECH LAUNCH PROGRAM

After almost a full year of research and collaboration, UA Little Rock, the Venture Center, and the Little Rock Regional Chamber have jointly announced the launch of the Arkansas Tech Launch Exchange Program (AR Tech Launch) Dec. 6 during the 158th Little Rock Regional Chamber Annual Meeting. Read More

Posted on: December 7, 2023
VenCent Fintech Summit 2023 announces prestigious panel with Congressman French Hill, Rob Nichols, and other prominent financial industry leaders

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VenCent Fintech Summit 2023 announces prestigious panel with Congressman French Hill, Rob Nichols, and other prominent financial industry leaders

The Venture Center, host of the annual VenCent Fintech Summit, today announced a keynote panel discussion for the 2023 event taking place August 14-15 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Read More

Posted on: July 31, 2023
Charting Fintech’s Future: Join Us at the VenCent Fintech Summit in August

Entrepreneurs Fintech Venture Voices

Charting Fintech’s Future: Join Us at the VenCent Fintech Summit in August

As the CEO of the Little Rock Regional Chamber, I’m eager to share an extraordinary opportunity slated for August – VenCent Fintech Summit – a global event that continues to position Little Rock at the forefront of financial technology and banking innovation. Read More

Posted on: July 25, 2023
<strong>When Crisis Strikes: Resilience During Difficult Times</strong>

Entrepreneurs Guests Venture Voices

When Crisis Strikes: Resilience During Difficult Times

As tornadoes have impacted multiple communities recently, a number of small businesses have been affected. In the aftermath of these storms, we focus on the clean-up and become aware of the trauma that we and/or our children, friends, neighbors, team members, and colleagues may be experiencing. If we did not directly experience physical damage to our home or place of business, we may experience survivor guilt. Read More

Posted on: April 18, 2023
Venture Center’s Arthur Orduña Hopes to Make Arkansas a Leader in Entrepreneurship

Fintech Venture Voices

Venture Center’s Arthur Orduña Hopes to Make Arkansas a Leader in Entrepreneurship

Arthur Orduña became executive director of The Venture Center, a nonprofit entrepreneurial support organization, in January. He oversees the center’s accelerators and experiential programs, working to create investment capital opportunities for entrepreneurs and early-stage companies. Read More

Posted on: March 13, 2023