“Lottery? In Alabama…?”

44 states host lotteries and one of the remaining 6 is Alabama…

So, is Alabama behind the ball, or simply staying true to its southern values?

Lets hear it! What do you think the state should do?

Take our 7 question survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/J6VKKLG 

Birmingham Startup Challenging San Francisco’s Multi-Billion Dollar “Instacart”

What if I told you that a 2 year old, Magic City born company is going head to head with a multi-billion dollar giant based out of the Silicon Valley?

Would you believe it?

See for yourself what the future “Silicon Valley” is producing.

“At first the company started selling in places where Instacart and other big entrants into the food delivery market weren’t.”

-Johnathan Shieber

 

https://techcrunch.com/2016/07/27/shipt-raises-20-million-to-challenge-instacart-and-plants-a-flag-for-alabamas-startup-ecosystem/

The Bham Way

What Unifies a Community?

There are many aspects involved when supporting something. Is it politics, or sports, or religious beliefs?  Whatever “it” may be, supporting each other, as a community, ought to be a top priority.


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“What Makes a Great App?”

 

You need to be looking at every pixel, every detail, every nook and cranny on how your user base interacts with your app, your brand and your customer service.

-Joshua Davidson

http://chopdawg.com/what-makes-great-app/?utm_content=bufferc7034&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

Jonathan Nugent Joins BBA, Vice President of Innovation and Technology

Acknowledging the increased interest for technology company growth in Birmingham, the Birmingham Business Alliance adds Jonathan Nugent as V.P. of Innovation and Technology.

Mr. Nugent has over 20 years experience in technology companies and most recently was the director of Marketing for Health Professions at UAB. Mr. Nugent’s responsibilities include growth and development of new business with a heavy focus on emerging and early-stage research, development and technology companies.

“Technology and innovation is an emerging sector in our economy and connects to every industry in Birmingham,” he said. “With Jon serving as a knowledgeable connector between researchers, inventors, entrepreneurs and investors in that sector, Birmingham’s economy can reach its potential and beyond.

-Brian Hilson, CEO, Birmingham Business Alliance