The Arkansas Capital Corporation formed Pine State Regional Center, LLC in 2013 for the purpose of applying for designation and operating as a Regional Center in Compliance with the USCIS EB-5 Immigrant Investment Program. Pine State Regional Center provides financing to a variety of job-creating projects, deploying foreign investor capital into a range of businesses and projects.
Arkansas Capital Corporation is a 58-year-old economic development company which is certified as a Community Development Financial Institution by the U.S. Department of Treasury. Arkansas Capital Corporation and its subsidiaries have successfully deployed over $1.7 billion of investment capital into commercial projects throughout its history. Although a private company, Pine State works closely with the State of Arkansas, the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, and local economic development groups to create jobs and serve as a catalyst for the economy of Arkansas.
Rush Deacon, Chief Executive Officer of Arkansas Capital Corporation and Managing Director for Pine State Regional Center, a subsidiary of Arkansas Capital.