Arkansas Startups: Metova

Tech firm Metova provides mobile application development, among other services, and has locations in Conway, Cabot and Fayetteville. Andrew Cowart, CTO of Metova, says the agency emphasizes quality — and it shows. “Metova works with companies to build applications and services that improve the way we live, work and play. Our engineers build applications for…

Arkansas Startups: Engine

John James, CEO of Engine, describes his company as “an e-commerce platform for growth-oriented brands who have outgrown other off-the-shelf e-commerce platforms.” James says Engine was founded in 2016, and he started the business with Jim Kane and Blake Puryear. “The three of us worked together at Acumen brands, as well as Hayseed Ventures,” James…

Arkansas Startups: Bourbon & Boots

Bourbon & Boots has been celebrating unique Southern charm since it was founded in Little Rock in 2012. Rod Ford, current CEO, says the company distributes over 1,500 handcrafted, Southern-inspired products through its brand website, and also operates a wholesale and corporate gifts business. Ford says Bourbon & Boots was originally founded as a peer-to-peer…

Diamond Chef: Meet the Contestants Part 2

The University of Arkansas – Pulaski Tech Foundation is gearing up for its 11th year of fierce food competition. Diamond Chef Arkansas 2018 is set for 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 at the UA – Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute. Individual tickets cost $150. Sponsorships start at $2,500. For more information…

Diamond Chef: Meet the Contestants

The University of Arkansas – Pulaski Tech Foundation is gearing up for its 11th year of fierce food competition. 2018 Diamond Chef Arkansas is set for 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 at the UA – Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute. Individual tickets cost $150. Sponsorships start at $2,500. For more information…

Save the Date for Diamond Chef Arkansas

The University of Arkansas – Pulaski Tech Foundation is preparing for its 11th year of food, fun and fierce competition. The 2018 Diamond Chef Arkansas event will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 at the UA – Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute. Each year, some of Arkansas’ finest chefs…