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CRI Acquires Skyline Ultd Inc.

June 5, 2020 LOWELL, Arkansas – Central Research, Inc. (CRI), a provider of customized management and financial service solutions and products for government and commercial sectors, today announced the acquisition of Skyline Ultd Inc., a professional services provider to federal, state and local agencies. Skyline, founded in 2001, provides staff augmentation and information tech services for […]

CRI Acquires Global Emergency Response, Inc.

March 19, 2020 LOWELL, Arkansas – Central Research, Inc. (CRI), a provider of customized management and financial service solutions for government and commercial sectors, today announced the acquisition of Global Emergency Response, Inc. (GER), a software and technology services company specializing in emergency technology solutions. GER, founded in 2004 and headquartered in Augusta, Georgia, provides web […]

Dillard Honored with Prestigious Community Award

February 11, 2020 Award recognizes an individual for significant contribution to the betterment of the community. LOWELL, Arkansas – Central Research Inc. (CRI), a provider of customized management and financial service solutions for government and commercial sectors, is pleased to announce that CEO Scott Dillard is the recipient of the 2019 Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce’s […]

CRI Announces Hiring of New President

January 30, 2020 LOWELL, Arkansas – Central Research Inc. (CRI), a provider of customized management and financial service solutions for government and commercial sectors, today announced the hiring of Bobby McKinnon as president of Central Research Inc., effective January 27. He will be responsible for corporate services, operations and business development for the company. McKinnon, a […]

CRI Donates Cash, Toys to NWA Children’s Shelter

December 18, 2019 LOWELL, Arkansas – Members of the Central Research Inc. (CRI) leadership team visited the Northwest Arkansas Children’s Shelter Monday, December 16, to deliver a check and toys for the holiday season. Employees of Lowell-based CRI voted to support the Shelter by raising money through various fundraising events in 2019. Employees also hosted […]

CRI Announces Opening of New Location in Lowell, Arkansas

September 30, 2019 LOWELL, Arkansas – Central Research Inc. (CRI), a provider of customized management and financial service solutions in the government and commercial sectors, today announced plans to open a new location in Lowell. The company plans to combine their Lowell and Springdale operations by moving into a proposed 50,000-square-foot, two-story building that is […]

CRI Announces Opening of Gallatin, Tennessee, Call Center

July 29, 2019 LOWELL, Arkansas – Central Research, Inc. (CRI), a provider of customized management and financial service solutions for government and commercial sectors, announced today the opening of its Gallatin, Tennessee, call center. The facility, located at 400 N. Belvedere Drive in Gallatin, will initially employ about 100 people dedicated to servicing the company’s student […]

Central Research Celebrates Growth of Second Call Center

May 24, 2019 LOWELL, Arkansas – Central Research, Inc. (CRI) celebrated the grand opening of its Springdale call center on Thursday, May 23, during a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Springdale Chamber of Commerce. The Springdale facility, located at 5320 W. Sunset Avenue, Suite 169, handles student loan debt collection for the U.S. Department of Education. […]

CRI Relocates into New D.C. Metro Office

February 28, 2019 Lowell, Arkansas – Central Research, Inc. (CRI), a provider of customized management and financial service solutions for government and commercial sectors, announced it has relocated its Washington D.C. Metro program office to Annandale, Virginia. Previously, CRI operated its D.C. Metro office out of Alexandria, Virginia. The new location in Annandale allows for […]

CRI Names Joseph Agyei as Chief Financial Officer

July 26, 2018 Lowell, AR. – Central Research, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph Agyei as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).  Mr. Agyei assumed responsibilities on July 26, 2018. Joseph joins CRI with 20 plus years of professional accounting and finance experience. Joseph most recently was the CFO for a large privately-owned government […]

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