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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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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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Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit features Walmart CTO, Jeremy King as Keynote Speaker

E-commerce is not something Wal-Mart Stores just discovered in the past few years. The retail giant stood up its online division in 1999 after acquiring a site and converting it to Walmart.com, according to Jeremy King, executive vice president and chief technology officer for Walmart U.S and eCommerce.King was the afternoon keynote speaker at the Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit held in

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Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit expands to 3 days

The Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit is expanding to a 3 day event this year. The Summit is scheduled for October 17 and this year a Women in Technology Conference, Arkansas Makers Summit and Business Breakthrough U has been added to the line up for October 16. A social coding event is set for October 15. Tickets for all events are on sale now at nwatechsummit.com. The Northwest Arkansas

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GREATER BENTONVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE CITY OF PEA RIDGE ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP

The Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Pea Ridge are pleased to announce the expansion of the Chamber’s coverage area to include Pea Ridge. The Pea Ridge City Council adopted a resolution at their February 21 city council meeting supporting the partnership. The resolution with the City of Pea Ridge is a formal alignment with the Chamber to provide advocacy, services and

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CEO ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION TO SHARE TIPS WITH TEEN BUSINESS OWNERS

CEOs will volunteer one-on-one time with middle- and high-schoolers and answer their questions as the students prepare to launch and run their own businesses as part of their YEA! class. 15 students are part of this year’s Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce inaugural YEA class.  They will have the opportunity to meet in a CEO Roundtable discussion on February 23rd.  CEO’s will share

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Sam’s Club’s unique approach to digital disruption discussed at the Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit

Don Frieson (left) and Darshan Gad (right). While digital disruption continues to stymie a good part of the industry, Sam’s Club is using the concept to its advantage. The company’s VP of omnichannel member communication and innovation, Darshan Gad, and executive VP of operations Don Frieson, teamed up at the “Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit” event last week in Rogers, Ark., to discuss

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Kevin Turner, FORMER MICROSOFT CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER TO DELIVER KEYNOTE AT 2016 NORTHWEST ARKANSAS TECHNOLOGY SUMMIT

The 3rd annual Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit hosted by the Bentonville/Bella Vista Chamber of Commerce and the NWA Technology Council is pleased to announce Kevin Turner, Microsoft Chief Operation Officer, as the keynote speaker for the October 7, 2016 event. The Summit is held at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers, Arkansas.  Tickets and Registration As Microsoft’s chief operating

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NWA Technology Summit

Nearly 800 techies and business professionals converged in Rogers on Tuesday (Nov. 10) to learn more about how technology is reshaping the future of everything from fashion to automobiles. “We are living in the age of Gutenberg,” said Jon Stine, global director of sales and strategy for Intel, and one of the presenters at the NWA Technology Conference held by the Bentonville-Bella Vista Chamber

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NWA Technology Summit

November 10, 2015 has been set for the NWA Technology Summit at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers. The Summit will identify ways that you can use technology to save your organization time and money and deliver ways that you can effectively collaborate on innovative solutions to common business challenges and how technology is powering change.  This conference will spend time discussing the

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