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SIMMONS BANK AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

2021

  • St. Louis Small Business Monthly, "Best in Business 2021," Best Banks category
  • Monroe County Chamber of Commerce (Tennessee), Simmons Bank named "2021 Business of the Year"
  • Kim Littreal named "2021 Businesswoman of the Year"
  • BauerFinancial, Five-Star "Superior" Rating
  • Forbes, "World's Best Banks"
  • Forbes, "Best Banks in America"
  • Conway Area Leadership Institute, Dan Nabholtz Emerging Leader Award, Mr. Jason Culpepper
  • Arkansas Money & Politics, George A. Makris, Jr. named to list of "2021 Influencers of the Year"
  • Investopedia, Simmons named to list of "7 Best Physician Mortgage Loans"
  • Little Rock Soiree, Soiree Recommends, Platinum Service Award
  • Bayer YMCA, Allan Ivie awarded "Martin Luther King Jr. Strong Community Award"
  • Nashville Business Journal, Simmons Bank named to list of "Largest SBA Lenders in Nashville"

2020

  • AY Magazine, Best Mortgage Lender
  • The Chickasha Express-Star, Best Loan Company, Best Finance/Investment Company, Best Customer Service, Best Boss and Best Teller
  • St. Louis Small Business Monthly, Allan Ivie named to list of "Top 100 People to Know in St. Louis"
  • St. Louis Small Business Monthly, Patrick Bowen named to list of "2020 Best Bankers and Lenders"
  • Humboldt Chronicle, Best Bank
  • Little Rock Soiree, "Soiree Recommends," Best Bank
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Best of the Best Finalist
  • The Ascents Best-of 2020 Awards: Best Credit Card
  • Fortune, Simmons Bank named a top 100 Fastest-Growing Company for 2020
  • RMI Business Finance, Simmons recognized as Platinum Elite Lender for SBA Business Lending
  • Wichita Business Journal, Best Places to Work
  • Arkansas Money & Politics, 2020 Powerful Women in Banking, Ms. Carole Smith
  • Arkansas Business, Best Places to Work
  • The Journal Record, "Achievers under 40," Mr. Alex Kaiser
  • Wichita Business Journal, "Women Who Lead in Finance," Ms. Chris Hemphill
  • Little Rock Soiree, "Women to Watch," Ms. Amber McKnight
  • Arkansas Business, "20 in Their 20s," Mr. Caleb Petersen
  • Forbes, Simmons named a "Best-in-State Employer" for Arkansas
  • Fort Worth INC. Magazine, Most Influential People in Fort Worth, Ms. Lori Baldock
  • Arkansas Business, "40 under 40," Mr. Daniel Robinson
  • Dallas Business Journal, "Women in Business Award," Ms. Stacy Bowers
  • Forbes, Simmons named to “The World’s Best Banks,” ranking in the top 20 for U.S. banks
  • The Daily Post Athenian, Simmons received five “Best of the Best” awards: top-three bank teller awards (associates Pam Mobley and Kim Shiestel), top-three home mortgage loan, top-three financial investments and top-three financial institution
  • Arkansas Money and Politics, Simmons voted "Most Admired Bank" by readers
  • St. Louis Small Business Monthly, Simmons named a "Best Bank" in the region

2019

  • Arkansas Foodbank, Corporate Volunteer Group of the Year
  • Wichita Business Journal, Best Places to Work
  • Arkansas Business, “Best of Biz finalist” recognition, named a best bank for business
  • Arkansas Business, George Makris and Freddie Black named to “Most Influential Leaders” list
  • Springfield Small Business Administration (SBA) District Office, Simmons named a top-three producer of 7(a) loans
  • Small Business Administration (SBA) Arkansas District Office, Category One SBA Lender of the Year
  • St. Louis Small Business Monthly, Simmons voted "Best in Value" by readers
  • RMI Business Finance, Simmons recognized as Platinum Elite Lender for SBA Business Lending
  • S&P Global Market Intelligence, Simmons recognized for 500 percent increase in asset size in the last six years
  • United Way of West Tennessee, Simmons recognized as a Top 30 United Way Giver in West Tennessee
  • Fort Worth INC. Magazine, Most Influential People in Fort Worth, Mr. Terry Smith and Ms. Lori Baldock
  • Arkansas Business, “20 In Their 20s,” Mr. William Childs
  • Missouri Community Action Network, Mr. Clayton Evans recognized for helping low-income individuals and families overcome poverty
  • Arkansas Business, Best Places to Work
  • Wichita Business Journal, 2019 Best in Business Company Finalist
  • The Advocate & Democrat, Best Financial Institution Finalist in Monroe County
  • Santa Fe South Public Charter Schools in Oklahoma City, Corporate Partner of the Year Award
  • Top SBA Lender in the St. Louis District
  • The Daily Post Athenian, Top Three Financial Institution, Top Three Bank Teller
  • Forbes, Best-In-State Banks, Arkansas and Tennessee
  • St. Louis Small Business Monthly, Best Business Awards, List of Best Banks
  • Russellville Courier, Best Mortgage Company
  • Arkansas Business, Business Executive of the Year Finalist, Mr. Marty Casteel
  • Arkansas Business, Inaugural Legacy of Leadership Award, Mr. Tommy May
  • Arkansas Business, Best of Biz Finalist
  • AY Magazine, Best Bank
  • CardRatings.com, Best Low Rate Credit Card of 2019
  • Soiree Magazine, Soiree Recommends Best Bank
  • Soiree Magazine, Soiree Recommends – Wealth Management, Simmons Investment Services
  • Humboldt Chronicle, Best Bank
  • Greenfield Vedette, Readers’ Choice Awards, Best Bank