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Economic Development Partnership of Alabama adds 6 to board

Six state business leaders have been named to the board of the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama, one of the state’s premier organizations promoting...

Ron Kitchens: BBA leader wants to be ‘MiracleGro for job creation’

Ron Kitchens, CEO of the Birmingham Business Alliance, is trying to sell the city to new businesses and those looking to relocate.

Shoals seeks to pay remote workers to relocate to the area

In the fall of 2020 Shannon Milliman was looking for remote employment. Certainly, the COVID-19 pandemic meant that a lot more work-from-home opportunities were...
Aerial view of facility.

Wellborn Cabinet begins $15 million expansion

The Clay County facility will add a planer mill and paint facility, adding four buildings to the Ashland complex and growing by 2.2 million square feet.
Logistics Center groundbreaking

Ground broken for South Alabama Logistics Park

Mobile city, county and business officials broke ground Wednesday for the first phase of a 1,300-acre master-planned industrial and logistics park in south Mobile County.
Remington plant in Huntsville

Former Remington plant sells for $25 million

A 112-acre, three-building former Remington plant has sold for $25 million.NAI Chase Commercial Realty represented the sale of the Huntsville property to an unnamed...

West Alabama Chamber named Chamber of the Year

The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama has been named 2021 Chamber of the Year by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.The award...

South Alabama Mega Site receives $5.5 million investment

The South Alabama Mega Site in Bay Minette has received $5.5 million for site improvements from the Growing Alabama Commission and its tax credit...

Alabama wins Gold Shovel Award for Economic Development

Area Development has selected Alabama as one of its Gold Shovel Award recipients, recognizing the state’s economic development success during 2020.

Montgomery, Huntsville/Madison Chambers Win National Honor

Both the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce and Huntsville/Madison County Chamber are among the 20 top local economic development organizations, according to Site Selection...

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