John Michael Gueringer and Paul Arthur Reesnes, owners of Custom Aircraft Cabinets were recently honored by the Small Business Administration Arkansas District as the 2014 Arkansas Small Business Persons of the Year.
Custom Aircraft Cabinets, now in its 25th year, was founded in North Little Rock in 1989, provides services for private, corporate and head-of-state aircraft companies across the globe. The business received an SBA loan to fund an earlier expanison and the company now employs approximately 290 people.
The company is located on the Sherwood-North Little Rock city lines.
SBA is also honoring the following:
Women in Business
Champion of the Year
Dr. Mary Ann Campbell, Money Magic, Inc., Little Rock
Capital Business Machines, Little Rock
Ralph Vines, Kesser International, North Little Rock
Top Arkansas Lender
First Financial Bank, El Dorado
Company of the Year
Six Bridges Capital Corporation, Little Rock
Microlender of the Year
Arkansas SCORE District
Chapter of the Year
Little Rock SCORE
The Arkansas State Chamber is hosting the 24th Annual Awards Luncheon on May 1 at the Holiday Inn Presidential in Little Rock. Tickets may be purchased by contacting Jeff Thatcher at 210-4205 or firstname.lastname@example.org.