Fighter Jets and Business

Phillip Langford, April 24, 2015 15:28
Fighter Jets and Business

I was impressed with an article Chris Taylor published for Venture Beat.  Chris is a business columnist, an executive with TIBCO Software, and a former U.S. Navy pilot (thank you for your service). I was really captivated by some of the key points fighter pilots train on that we can utilize in operating a successful business. We work in an age …

Propak Founder and CEO Recognized as Arkansas’ Entrepreneur of the Year

Molly Little, April 17, 2015 15:38
Propak Founder and CEO Recognized as Arkansas' Entrepreneur of the Year

A huge congratulations to Propak’s founder and president, Steven W. Clark, on being named Entrepreneur of the Year by the University of Arkansas! Last night, the 22nd annual Walton Awards banquet was held at the Fayetteville Town Center. The Sam M. Walton College of Business recognized three outstanding alumni for their achievements in business, where Mr. Clark was presented the …

Propak’s Founder and CEO Speaks at 360 Leadership Series

Molly Little, March 13, 2015 15:14
Propak’s Founder and CEO Speaks at 360 Leadership Series

This week, Propak’s Founder and CEO, Steve Clark was recognized at the March Leadership Luncheon hosted by 360 Leadership Series, Inc. The 360 Leadership Series was created to provide professional development, networking opportunities and spiritual growth for Arkansas River Valley Professionals. On Thursday, March 12, Steve was honored as the guest speaker of the March Leadership Luncheon. Steve inspired and …

Propak Launches Moblie-Friendly Interactive Website

Molly Little, March 11, 2015 21:02
Propak Launches Moblie-Friendly Interactive Website

Propak Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of our new interactive customer experience website, designed to be mobile-friendly across all types of devices, including smartphones and tablets. Propak’s goal with this new website is to provide a quick and simple access to information from your mobile device, allowing you to view our page while on the go. “We live …

Go Red For Women

Molly Little, February 6, 2015 15:26
Go Red For Women

Today, Propak Corporation’s Ft. Smith, AR corporate office participated in the American Heart Associations “Go Red for Women.” Propak has supported various charities like American Heart Association, Save the Children and the United Way for more than 15 years. Each year, the annual campaign is sponsored by Company executives at Propak and a group of volunteers who plan and execute …

Make the World Better with a Sweater

Molly Little, January 8, 2015 08:09
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To make the holidays extra meaningful this year at Propak Corporation, Propak Cares hosted a fun and trendy clothing charity event. We decided to support Save the Children’s holiday campaign to “Make the World Better with a Sweater!” Propak has supported various charities like Save the Children and the United Way for more than 15 years. Each year, the annual …

A Path worth traveling

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 08:07
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An article from McKinsey & Company caught my attention this morning. The message was very familiar and it ended up being a great read.   Values and business fortitude are absolute necessities in order to execute a winning strategy.  Core beliefs are a prerequisite to being successful in business and in the community. This article highlights several key catalysts needed …

Employee Appreciation

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 08:05
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As many of you know, we have recently opened a logistics office in Nashville, TN otherwise known as Music City. Being a new employer in Nashville, it was exciting to learn that there is a week devoted to employee recognition; which is this week. As a big believer in employee recognition and ensuring employees are treated like rock stars, I …

Propak Logistics Announces Expansion in Nashville

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 08:01
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Fort Smith, AR – May 14, 2014 – Propak Logistics, a proactive provider of leading-edge logistics, transportation and supply chain management solutions, has announced the expansion of a new logistics office in Nashville, TN. Explosive growth and strategic customer partnerships in the area were cited as the catalysts for site expansion. “The establishment of a Nashville office represents a key step …

Propak Partners with Homeland Security

Phillip Langford, January 8, 2015 08:00
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Propak, a proactive provider of leading-edge logistics, transportation and supply chain management solutions, has announced the partnership with Homeland Security to receive IMAGE certification.  IMAGE stands for “ICE Mutual Agreement between Government and Employers”.   Homeland Security visited the Propak Corporate Office on March 19th, 2014 and completed this agreement. IMAGE certification will further enhance Propak’s commitment to ensure the highest …