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Birmingham Has Notable Year for Foreign Investment

Birmingham Has Notable Year for Foreign Investment

  Birmingham had 11 foreign companies announce 682 jobs and $250.4 million in capital investment in 2016, according to the Birmingham Business Alliance’s 2017 Regional Growth Report. Five of those companies that announced projects were new to the region. This brings the number of foreign-based companies doing business in Birmingham to 80. Many of the […]

BBA Invites Companies to Get Involved with Talent Recruitment Event

BBA Invites Companies to Get Involved with Talent Recruitment Event

The Birmingham Business Alliance (BBA) is inviting companies to participate in the Magic City Classic Talent Recruitment Project from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Friday, October 28, at the Forum Building in downtown Birmingham. The BBA will be welcoming top talent to Birmingham in conjunction with the annual Magic City Classic football game between […]

Harlem Children’s Zone Founder, Geoffrey Canada, Visits BBA

Harlem Children’s Zone Founder, Geoffrey Canada, Visits BBA

Geoffrey Canada, educator, social activist and author, recently led a discussion at the Birmingham Business Alliance (BBA) on his life-long passion of creating better educational opportunities for students in poverty. Canada was visiting Birmingham from New York to speak at the Growing Kings annual luncheon last week and held a follow-up discussion at the BBA. […]

Birmingham’s Lakeshore Foundation helps Paralympic athletes go for gold

Birmingham’s Lakeshore Foundation helps Paralympic athletes go for gold

  Mandy Goff is in Birmingham to help her team pursue their Olympic dreams. As manager of the U.S. Wheelchair Rugby Team, Goff is about to lead her team into battle for the second Paralympic Games, this year in Rio de Janeiro, with the full support of the Lakeshore Foundation, an official U.S. Paralympic training […]

FBI director say Birmingham leading the way in civil rights and race relations

City of Helena designated an ‘Alabama Community of Excellence’

Birmingham Students Show Presentation Skills, Gain Praise from Condoleezza Rice

Homewood named one of the best cities for families

Birmingham attraction named one of CNN’s top places to see in 2016

Birmingham’s Pepper Place named best Farmers Market in Alabama

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