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Laura Stakelum

Laura Stakelum

A Severe Weather Pure Play

New ownership means new directions for Enterprise Electronics, the quiet Coffee County high-tech firm that’s helped protect the world’s population from weather...

Helicopter Clusters

From manhunts to military operations, Alabama has its head in the clouds with its helicopters. Bell Helicopter, in Ozark, ...

Standout Projects: Top-in-Hemisphere Green Merits

The eight-story, 85, 000-square-foot Perkins + Will Office Building at 1315 Peachtree may be located in Atlanta, but it was Alabama...

Guitar Hero Swims with the Sharks

Travis Perry was living a comfortable life as owner of Wiregrass Realty. But an idea he had 32 years ago for a simplified...

Communication Key to the Supply Chain

From the bolts to the axles to the finished product, Alabama’s economy depends on the automotive industry. Original Equipment Manufacturer plants (OEMs)...

Renewed Momentum

Even when times are tough, Alabama’s economy is strengthened by the automotive industry in the state. Often the effects of the industry...

The Evolution of Yella Fella

No matter which hat he has been wearing—from a burgeoning young attorney to the famous “Yella Fella” spokesman for Great Southern Wood Preserving...

The Bard's Still on the Boards

Montgomery’s Alabama Shakespeare Festival (ASF) is a world-class theatre in a small market. No matter how much of a recession the economy may...

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