Discovering Daniel Hintz

Daniel Hintz is a man of many interests. By trade, he works to help downtown areas identify and promote their strengths. As a hobby, he tries to learn all he can about the ever-changing landscape of culinary arts, and he’s found a way to tie them both together.

Steve Clark: Social Entrepreneurism

Owner and founder of Propak, Inc., Clark has made a name for himself in the River Valley as not only an entrepreneur in a business sense, but also an entrepreneur for social change.

Natalie Tibbs: Leadership with a Big Heart

Natalie Tibbs is the executive director of the Children’s Advocacy Center of Benton County. She is a registered nurse by trade and a busy mother of four, who leads a staff of 16 employees to care for victims of child abuse. When she was in nursing school, Tibbs knew that she didn’t want a traditional nursing role in a hospital or clinic setting, but she wasn’t sure what path her career would take.

Hello Local: Gifting With Local Flavor

When it comes to showing love for your community, Dana Sargent Schlagenhaft has it mastered. The Bentonville native is the founder of Hello Local, which is a gift boxing service operating out of Northwest Arkansas. Schlagenhaft says she created the business to help tell local stories and to encourage people to buy locally when considering gift options.

The New Work Force: Spotlight on Aubrey Wood

Aubrey Wood is a web designer in Northwest Arkansas, and owner of Websites by Aubrey. She is one of the creative thinkers in our area who is part of the growing trend of independent, self-employed or freelance professionals that make up the new work force.

Ozark Roots: Mo Elliott

Fayettechill continues to dig deep into Ozark culture for inspiration for apparel and gear, which sets it apart from many other outdoor retailers, both locally and nationally.