Kris Allen, Affiliated Foods & the John Glasgow Reward in This Week’s Arkansas Business

What's next for Allen's career?

What's next for Allen's career?

Lots happening in this week’s Arkansas Business, online now. And yes, that’s Kris Allen on the cover. Highlight’s from this week’s edition:

A Sort of Homecoming – Kris Allen vies for the title of American Idol this week. Win or lose, how will his life change after the results are in? Mark Hengel talks to agents, money managers and another Arkansas reality TV champ, Korto Momolu, about Allen’s prospects.

Great Timing – Allen-mania strikes right smack-dab in the middle of May sweeps. And you better believe Little Rock Fox affiliate KLRT Fox 16 is wringing it for all it’s worth.

The Search ContinuesThe reward for missing CDI Contractors CFO John Glasgow increases by $100,000. “There’s someone out there that knows what happened to John, and we just feel like money talks.”

Winners and Losers – In the aftermath of Affiliated Foods Southwest’ bankruptcy, a few companies stand to benefit. And then there’s the co-op’s employees and investors.

Brother, Can You Spare $9 Million? Little Rock attorney Gene Cauley’s got major problems.

This Is D-Mac’s House – Former Razorback super-star Darren McFadden, now with the NFL’s Oakland Raiders, just bought a $638,000 home overlooking the Arkansas River. And that’s to say nothing of that giant painting of himself.

Rebound – In the mortgage lending game, things are finally looking up.

Moving Out – More than likely, Verizon Wireless will pare its Little Rock office holdings by 230,000 SF to 425,000 SF. Who’s up for some Riverfront office space?

Lost Its ImmunityJeff Collins says northwest Arkansas has lost is economic immunity card.

About Face – Fayetteville Mayor Lioneld Jordan has a very popular Facebook page.

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One Response

  1. Way cool! Some very valid points! I appreciate you penning this write-up and
    also the rest of the site is also really good.

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