NWA Business Journal

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On this week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Paul Gatling speaks with University of Arkansas economist Mervin Jebaraj about what president-elect Joe Biden's cabinet picks might mean for the county's economy. Plus, a bit of speculation about Amazon's potential plans in Northwest Arkansas.

On this week's edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Paul Gatling speaks with the co-founder of RichContext about the future of the Rogers-based technology company.

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From immunizations to exercise, the pandemic has made it more challenging to make sure children are staying healthy. In this edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Dr. Chad Rodgers, the chief medical officer for the Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care, speaks with Roby Brock, from our partner Talk Business and Politics, about how parents and medical professionals are dealing with the health of young Arkansans.

The 5th annual Northwest Arkansas Young Professionals Summit is taking place later than usual after making the transition to a virtual version of the event. In this week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Paul Gatling speaks with Ross Phillips, the vice chair of the summit leadership team, about what attendees can expect.

On today's edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Roby Brock of Talk Business and Politics, speaks with Arkansas U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton about his reelection campaign, including not appearing in a debate against his Libertarian challenger Ricky Harrington, and Issues 1, 2 and 3 on the Arkansas ballot.

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For years, many former Arkansas football players have moved into the business world after their playing careers ended. On this week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Tyler Wilson discusses how he went from being a quarterback to getting into real estate.

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In today's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, we get a recap of Walmart's Open Call event and Mervin Jebaraj, director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Arkansas, discusses the latest unemployment numbers and the continued struggles of the travel and tourism sector.

Last month, Highlands Oncology Group opened a new five-story building in Springdale. In today's edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report, Paul Gatling speaks with CEO Jeff Hunnicutt about how the new facility will benefit both the company and its patients.

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the former White House press secretary under President Trump, has a new book titled Speaking for Myself: Faith, Freedom and the Fight of Our Lives Inside the Trump White House. She discusses the memoir with Roby Brock of Talk Business and Politics in today's edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report.

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Elevate Growth Partners is a Texas-based firm with a goal of changing commercial real estate using technology. Kenny Tomlin, the co-founder and CEO, who has deep ties to Northwest Arkansas, discusses that plan with Paul Gatling in this week's Northwest Arkansas Business Journal Report.

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