Build Bentonville lunch set for June 14

34 new people are moving to NWA each day, with Bentonville being one of the fastest growing cities. In this lunchtime discussion, you will hear from city and state leaders about the growth of Bentonville and how it impacts your business. We'll be discussing infrastructure, transportation, education, and quality of life. There will be a Q&A session following the panel discussion. Panelist

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Economic Development Initiatives for Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce to Focus on Entrepreneurship, Quality of Life

Bentonville, AR. - The Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce is launching programming and projects to attract entrepreneurs and enhance an already thriving ecosystem of entrepreneurship and innovation. These new efforts are funded by a Walton Family Foundation grant from Steuart Walton and Tom Walton. The marketing efforts will focus on attraction, retention, and development of businesses

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Training sessions for Small Business Owners & Entrepreneurs

On May 1-3, The Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce will host 3 training sessions for small business owners & entrepreneurs. Get your tickets today! Small Business Breakthrough: Start in Bentonville Turn your side hustle into your main hustle Start in Bentonville, presented by Legacy National Bank, is a two hour session aimed at helping potential entrepreneurs turn their side

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Bentonville Bayou Bash Set for May 10th

The Bentonville Bayou Bash is bringing the taste of Louisiana to Downtown Bentonville. Join us May 10th at the Meteor Guitar Gallery, serving 11-1 and 2-4. This premier event is brought to you by the Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce’s WalStreet Program presented by Zatarain's. The event will feature: An authentic crawfish boil with all the fixins’ Jambalaya prepared by

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Ben Hasan, Walmart SVP & Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer set to speak June 13

We are excited to announce that Ben Hasan is set as our next WalStreet Speaker series presenter on June 13. Ben Hasan is senior vice president and chief culture, diversity and inclusion officer for Walmart Inc. He is responsible for the continued development of the evolution of the company’s culture, the development of behaviors that embrace diversity and inclusion at all levels of the company

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Flintco Donates Money for Scholarship To Be Awarded to Construction Technology Student

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (Feb. 21, 2018) – Flintco, LLC, announced its support for students in construction technology Jan. 24 with a $5,000 gift to the NorthWest Arkansas Community College Foundation. The gift, establishing the Flintco Workforce Initiative Scholarship, will allow a $1,000 scholarship to be awarded each year for five years to a student in NWACC’s construction technology program.

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A Powerful Exhibition of Black Art Moves to Arkansas at Crystal Bridges

A Powerful Exhibition of Black Art Moves to Arkansas at Crystal Bridges. Learn more in this article from Bloomberg Businessweek featuring our Chamber CEO Graham Cobb. A Powerful Exhibition of Black Art Moves to Arkansas “Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power” just opened at Crystal Bridges, in Bentonville. And its subject matter is more urgent than ever. By James Tarmy February

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Inseitz Group Women’s Empowerment Center opens registration for Rising Female Leaders Spring 2018 Session

ROGERS, Ark. (Jan. 25, 2018) – The Inseitz Group has announced registration is open for the fourth Women’s Personal Leadership Effectiveness™ certificate program for spring 2018. Becky Paneitz, president emeritus of NorthWest Arkansas Community College, developed the character-based leadership development program for rising female professionals in collaboration with Future Achievement

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Walmart SVP of Merchandising Operations set to speak March 14 at Speaker Series

Greg Hall, Senior Vice President of Operations-Food will be our featured speaker at the March 14th WalStreet Speaker Series. Greg Hall is Senior Vice President, Merchandising Operations-Food. Prior to his current role, Greg was the SVP, General Merchandising Manager, Entertainment where he and his team were responsible for the merchandise assortment, strategy and in-store experience for Consumer

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