Bentley Story has been named Director of Business Development at the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC).
Story joined AEDC’s Business Development Division as a project manager in 2007 and was most recently responsible for sectors that included telecommunications, sustainable agriculture, power electronics, data centers, and technical support centers.
naged projects such as HP’s location to Conway and Dillard’s Internet Fulfillment Center to Maumelle.
He replaces Joe Bailey, who recently accepted a position with Entergy.
A native of Forrest City, Arkansas, Story has a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Investments and a master’s degree in business administration, both from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.