Charlie Spakes Named to “Arkansas Business’s “20 in their 20’s”

Oct 11th, 2017 | By | Category: Community

Beebe native Charlie Spakes – who now lives in Little Rock – was recently named by Arkansas Business -a business magazine. was chosen from 300 nominations as “20 in their 20’s.” Spakes has been leading the Ark. Grocers & Retail Merchants Assoc. for a little more than a year. Spakes has a law degree from the Univ. of Ark. at Little Rock’s Bowen School of Law and previously served on Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s staff among other lobbying jobs. Spakes also works with the nonprofit Women & Children First – which helps victims of domestic abuse. He is the son of Shawn (Donna) Spakes and Wendy Spakes of Beebe.