Business Forecast Luncheon Scheduled Jan. 25 in Rogers

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The 18th annual Business Forecast Luncheon, hosted by the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Jan. 25 at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers.

The event will be presented by the Walton College’s Center for Business and Economic Research.

The moderator will be Robert Hopkins, a vice president and senior branch executive at the Little Rock branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

Other economists who will speak include Paul Thomas, chief economist and manager of market sizing at Intel Corp.; Eugene Flood, executive vice president for diversified financial services at TIAA-CREF; and Kathy Deck, director of the CBER.

Nearly 900 business and community leaders attended last year’s event.

Ticket information is available online at, by calling (479) 575-4151 or emailing [email protected].