Major Employers

Metro Little Rock's Major Employers

Industry Forerunners Lead in Central Arkansas

Productivity and progress call companies from across the world to Metro Little Rock in Central Arkansas. Once there, businesses like Verizon, Xerox, Tyson and Caterpillar maneuver in their markets thanks to attractive operating costs, dependable infrastructure and ease of access. Area talent is trained, educated and available, lured to the region by a tempting quality of life. Discover, then join, the employers making the most out of Metro Little Rock.

Jay Chesshir, CCE President & CEO

Jay Chesshir, CCE

President & CEO
Success Stories


Fortune 500 company FIS is the world’s largest provider of dedicated banking and payment technologies. FIS’s global location in Little Rock employs 1,300 professionals that provide technology solutions in multitude of areas. FIS also powers the FIS FinTech Accelerator out of The Venture Center in Little Rock. The rigorous 12-week program draws cutting-edge FinTech startups from all over the world to connect with mentors and business solutions.

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