The chamber started filming a digital media video series called AR Story to spotlight some of our region’s influential business men and women and small businesses that they’ve started that are impacting our area’s economy. AR Story is a unique platform that gives viewers a behind the scenes look at what it likes to be a small business owner, while at the same time giving the company more visibility through social media.
Synergy Saturday received the 2019 Little Rock Regional Minority Business Support Organization of the Year award at MED Week. Watch AR Story to see how a tragic experience inspired Larry Freeman start a nonprofit to conduct free health screenings each Saturday in the River Market.
BOND.AI is a FinTech company that created an artificial intelligence platform for banks to help them enhance the financial health of their consumers. Watch this new AR Story episode to get Uday’s reaction on BOND.AI winning 2019 Little Rock Regional Minority-Owned Business of the Year award at MED Week.
Star of India
Star of India Restaurant & Bar won the 2019 Little Rock Regional Minority Legacy Business of the Year award. Watch this episode of AR Story to learn how Sami discovered his passion for cooking when he was only ten years old, and how it brought him from India to Germany to the United States.
Williams Professional Coding Courses
In this episode of AR Story we highlight Vickie’s WPCC of Little Rock, a company that trains health professionals in Arkansas, including those in underserved rural communities, to get certified in medical coding.
Clay Mosley: Founder of Rock City Digital
See the latest AR Story about the millennial-run digital media marketing firm in Little Rock and the unique role the chamber played in connecting Clay to his eventual Rock City Digital business partner Kait Hill, the Small Business Impact Awards – Small Business Owner 30 and Under of the Year winner
Sam Carrasquillo, a second generation Latino American, purchased his first flip home while in high school and founded SC Home, a residential roofing and renovation company. After 20 years of success, he sold SC Home and graduated in the Leadership Greater Little Rock Class XXXIV. Watch this episode of AR Story to learn about his small business journey and his next chapter.
In this special edition of AR Story, we take you behind the scenes to get a sense of the company’s culture and how you might join the team at this fast-growing innovation enterprise.
ARK Commercial & Investment Real Estate
Jeff Yates, owner of ARK Commercial & Investment Real Estate, talks about the redevelopment of the former Sears building, revitalization plans in Midtown and business opportunities in the area.
Commercial Real Estate Council of Metro Little Rock
See how the Commercial Real Estate Council of Metro Little Rock benefits small business owners and learn about potential growth opportunities in commercial real estate.
Buenos Aires Grill and Cafe
Buenos Aires Grill and Cafe wants to share their culture and cuisine, which is very different from other Latin American restaurants in central Arkansas.
Big Red Dog Productions
In this episode of AR Story, you’ll get the history of this power couple that excels at music production and artist development, plus see why they named their small business Big Red Dog Productions.
Cathy Tuggle of Apartment Hunters
Watch this AR Story featuring LRRC’s Immediate Past Chairwoman to learn how Cathy maximized networking opportunities to build her company for 20 years and how she supported post-Hurricane Katrina efforts.