- Associated Press - Thursday, February 6, 2014

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The Arkansas Business Hall of Fame is set to induct four new members at a ceremony in Little Rock.

The event is Friday evening at the Statehouse Convention Center.

Those being honored include Thomas “Mack” McLarty, chairman of the McLarty Companies and former White House chief of staff under Bill Clinton. He is to be inducted by former U.S. Sen. David Pryor.

Other honorees are:

-James H. Faulkner of Little Rock, who founded several companies;

-Mark C. Simmons, chairman of Simmons Foods Inc. & Affiliates; and

-the late Stanley Reed of Marianna, a former Arkansas Farm Bureau president and former chairman of the University of Arkansas System Board of Trustees.