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Little Rock Tech Park expansion is on hold for now

Little Rock Tech Park has put its $ 26 million expansion plans on hold while pursuing cheaper options that don’t involve new construction. Park management unveiled plans in February 2019 to construct a five-story, 85,000-square-foot building on vacant land on the north side of the first-phase building on Main Street …

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Toyota’s autonomous driving unit acquires Carmera

Toyotathe autonomous driving unit of, Woven planet, will now benefit from more mapping software thanks to its acquisition of the American mapping startup Carmera, the Financial Time (FT) reported. Woven Planet is currently looking to quadruple its global engineering workforce over the next few years, according to FT. This follows …

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RPC launches loan preparation training

John hendershot Courtesy of Rende Progress Capital Rende Progress Capital has launched another part of its mission to help excluded entrepreneurs of color get the financing they need for their businesses. Grand Rapids-based racial stock lending company RPC on June 24 launched a nine-week pilot course called Pre-Loan Readiness and …

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Gem City Market launches a unique concept

By the numbers A wave of community support made Gem City Market a reality, but now the store must operate efficiently and generate financial returns to remain viable. The task of day-to-day operations falls to Leah Bahan-Harris, who has the role of Store Manager. She oversees a team of 30 …

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