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SIMMONS BANK AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

2020

  • 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

  • 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

2018

  • Arkansas Business, Best of Biz Finalist
  • Sedalia Democrat, Best Bank
  • Monroe County Advocate, 2018 Readers' Choice Awards
  • St. Louis Business Journal, Top 25 SBA Lender
  • Credit.com, Best Low-interest Credit Cards in America
  • American Bankers Association, Honorable Mention for Community & Economic Development Awards
  • Arkansas Bar Foundation, Outstanding Lawyer-Citizen, Rosalind Mouser
  • Arkansas Business, 20 in Their 20s, JC Keeton Jr.
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Best of the Best Finalist and Best Mortgage Company
  • Pine Bluff Commercial, #1 Bank, #1 Mortgage Lender
  • Soiree Magazine, Soiree Recommends - Wealth Management, Simmons First Investment Group, Inc.
  • The Sentinel Record, One of the Best Mortgage Companies
  • Chickasha Express Star, Best Loan Company, Best Customer Service, Friendliest Staff, Best Teller - Teresa Davis, Best Loan Officer and Community Volunteer - Heather Witt
  • Oklahoma City Commercial Real Estate Summit, Pivot Award, Bryan Geiger
  • Stillwater News Press, One of the Top Banks
  • Springfield Business Journal, Trusted Advisor, Gary Plemones
  • The Advocate & Democrat, One of the Best Financial Institutions
  • Wichita Business Journal, Best Places to Work
  • Arkansas Business, Best Place to Work
  • Bauer Financial, Top U.S. Bank, Five-Star Award
  • Faulkner Lifestyle, 2018 Businessmen of Influence, Mr. Reggie Rose
  • AY Magazine, One of the Best Banks in Arkansas
  • Leadership Greater Little Rock Alumni, Judy Love Distinguished Leadership Award, Ms. Carole Smith
  • Lexington Progress, 2018 Readers' Choice Awards, Top Bank