Job loss is, unfortunately, a potential of working for any business. This is especially true in a merger of businesses.
Howard Hamilton, a banker with nearly three decades of institutional knowledge in Northwest Arkansas, did not survive the recent merger between Home Bancshares Inc. of Conway and Jonesboro-based Liberty Bancshares Inc.
He spends his time these days as a passive investor in Hamilton Family Investments LLC, an entity he and his sons are involved with which encompasses real estate investments in Texas.
An Oklahoma native, Hamilton and a silent business partner also have interests in the poultry industry. Through an entity called Fifth Farm LLC, Hamilton has owned poultry houses in Florida and Washington County in the past and currently owns a large-farm poultry operation in eastern... [ MORE ]