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Gail Allyn Short

Gail Allyn Short

Mercedes drives forward with electric brands

The Alabama plant's expansion keeps it moving towards the company's goal of being all electric by the end of the decade.

Alabama’s automobile industry is electrifying

As the auto industry pivots to electric vehicles, the value of vehicles being exported continues to increase.

TRO Jung|Brannen survives a merger and divergence to come out on top

In its 50 years of business in Birmingham, TRO Jung|Brannen has focused on health care facility design.

Alabama workforce leaders trying to navigate state’s labor shortage

A job seeker's market challenges Alabama's employers.

Businesses tackling social ills

Good ideas and savvy planning are requirements when businesses tackle societal problems. The Modern House Coffee Shop is one such nonprofit.

UA crowdsourcing site brings in big money donations

The University of Alabama's annual Bama Blitz took in $6.2 million from 1,329 gifts in 2022.

Correspondent banks: The go-between of banking

Correspondent banks often help expand the services of community banks

Dotdash Meredith makes magazines more digital

Dotdash's $2.7 billion purchase of Meredith included popular titles created in Birmingham

Strong leaders for strong companies

We chat with two of Alabama's top chief executive officers — Vulcan Materials' J. Thomas HIll (pictured) and Regions' John Turner.

Alabama’s nursing homes face challenging times in a changing world

Alabama's nursing homes are facing challenges when it comes to rising costs and worker shortages

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