Auburn launches presidential search; Apparel brand opens flagship store; Workforce conference set for later this month

News and notes from around the state.

Auburn launches presidential search

Auburn University has launched a national search for a candidate to replace President Jay Gogue. Consultants Greenwood/Asher & Associates will recruit candidates for the 22-member Presidential Search Advisory Committee. – Auburn University

Apparel brand Tom Beckbe opens flagship store

Sporting apparel brand Tom Beckbe has opened a 1,300-square-foot flagship store in Mountain Brook Village. The facility includes an in-store workshop and a bar – with private whiskey lockers – at the back of the store. –

Workforce virtual conference set for Sept. 21-22

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AlabamaWorks! will be hosting a free, virtual conference on Sept. 21-22 to bring together workforce partners to discuss ways to advance the workforce post-pandemic. The two days will include thought leaders, educators, workforce developers and more participating in panel discussions and breakout sessions. The event is free, but you must register at – AlabamaWorks!

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