UPDATE: 50 jobs coming to Conway
CONWAY (KATV) - Fifty jobs are coming to Central Arkansas.
Internet marketing and technology company Inuvo announced Thursday they would move their corporate headquarters from New York City to Conway and they anticipate creating 50 highly skilled jobs within the state over the next four years.
Senior leaders within the company have committed personally to the move. The Arkansas Economic Development Commission is helping the company apply for a grant to help fund relocation expenses.
The company's revenue last year hit $53.3 million - up 49 percent from 2011.
"Inuvo is committed to building a successfuland profitable Internet business," said Richard Howe, Inuvo chairman and chiefexecutive officer. "Through this move, we both improve our operatingperformance and partner with a state committed to creating opportunities forknowledge-based businesses."
Inuvo's headquarters will be locatedin downtown Conway at 1111 Main Street.
"Conwaycontinues to build an attractive climate of success for knowledge-basedindustries," said Governor Mike Beebe. "Between the three universitiesand numerous existing technology companies, Inuvo's leaders knew they wouldfind a hard-working, educated workforce ready to fuel the company's continuedgrowth."