February 22, 2004 - Posted at 7:47 a.m. CDT
JONESBORO, AR - Jonesboro businessman Dan Pierce has formally launched his bid for the city's mayoral position.
Pierce is the president and CEO of Action Graphix, a Jonesboro-based dynamic motion sign corporation with a presence in more than 20 countries. He has lived in Jonesboro since his graduation from Arkansas State University in 1970, and has served as a member of the State Board of Higher Education for over a decade. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Jonesboro School Board, and on the Board of Directors of the East Arkansas Area Agency on Aging.