The next generation of Alabama’s innovators will pitch to win part of $150,000 funding on offer from the EDPA at Cycle 3 of the Alabama Launchpad competition in Birmingham on Thursday, August 28. The finale forms part of imerge2019, a special event to celebrate Alabama’s past, present and future role in the space race.
Whitney Wright and Miller Girvin, two key figures in Birmingham’s success and current status as an entrepreneurial hub, will empower girls by sharing the stories of their own career paths and how they landed in Birmingham. Learn how these two women help Birmingham improve every day!
The Avondale neighborhood continues to be the hotbed for growth with new businesses moving in and established businesses expanding! The neighborhood also pops with exciting entertainment and dining options for everyone in Birmingham to enjoy.
$120 Million Economic Investment into the Birmingham Area
More jobs are on their way to Birmingham with Governor Ivey and the Birmingham Business Alliance’s announcement that the Indiana based manufacturing plant Autocar will expand manufacturing of its heavy-duty-cab-over engine trucks to the Birmingham metro area. This expansion means that the company will invest a $120 million dollars into its new operations. Continue reading “Birmingham Just Got a Huge Boost to its Economy by Landing Autocar”