Rollin Ford, executive vice president and chief administrative officer for Wal-Mart Stores Inc., will be the featured speaker at the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal's 20th annual Forty Under 40 event.
The luncheon will be held Tuesday, Aug. 16, at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in Rogers. It is sponsored by Intrust Bank.
Ford, who joined Walmart in 1983 and was appointed to his current job in 2012, will give the keynote speech and also meet privately with this year's honorees prior to the luncheon.
The Business Journal annually honors 40 individuals under the age of 40 who were nominated as best in class by their peers in all industries.
This year's class will be honored in the Business Journal's Aug. 15 issue.
Ford’s previous position was executive vice president... [ MORE ]