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Nancy Hewston
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American Hero to Headline BCA’s 2015 Chairman’s Dinner

MONTGOMERY—The chairman of the Business Council of Alabama today announced that Robert O’Neill will be the keynote speaker at the BCA’s 2015 Chairman’s Dinner that will be held on October 6 in Birmingham. “Robert O’Neill is one of the most highly decorated combat veterans of our time, and we are …

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BCA Mourns the Passing of Marty Sullivan

MONTGOMERY–The President and CEO of the Business Council of Alabama today issued a statement following news of the death of Marty Sullivan, the former long-time Senior Vice President for Public Affairs at the BCA.  Marty served the BCA for more than a decade.  “We are deeply saddened by Marty’s death …

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BCA Commends Alabama Legislature for Passing Charter School Legislation

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary issued the following statement Wednesday evening following passage of the School Choice and Student Opportunity, Senate Bill 45: “I applaud the House and Senate for having the bold leadership to pass this important legislation so quickly in …

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BCA Comments On School Choice Bill Ahead of House Vote

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary issued the following statement ahead of Wednesday’s expected House vote on the School Choice and Student Opportunity “Very simply, we think parents should have a choice” Canary said. “It’s not the silver bullet, but it’s one more …

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BCA President and CEO Testifies in Support of School Choice Bill

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Senate Education and Youth Affairs Committee today favorably reported the public charter school bill known as the School Choice and Student Opportunity Act that is supported by the Business Council of Alabama. In House committee action, House Bill 38 that would appropriate $5 million for dual-enrollment, …

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BCA, ATN Announce Manufacturers of the Year for 2015

MONTGOMERY – The Business Council of Alabama and the Alabama Technology Network today announced the winners of the 2015 Manufacturer of the Year Awards during a luncheon ceremony at the Alabama Activity Center. Since its beginning in 2000, the BCA and ATN awards ceremony has attracted Alabama dignitaries and manufacturing …

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BCA Vice President Awarded Friend of ASMTI Honor For Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiativ

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Jan. 14, 2015) – The Alabama State Department of Education’s Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative on Tuesday honored Business Council of Alabama Vice President Victor Vernon with its prestigious Friend of AMSTI award for 2015. Vernon, the BCA’s Vice President for Public Policy, was a Senate Fiscal …

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BCA’s Canary Congratulates Hubbard, Marsh On Their Reelections to Leadership Positions

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary today congratulated House Speaker Mike Hubbard and Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh after their reelections to top leadership positions. “Speaker Hubbard and President Pro Tem Marsh are experienced, capable leaders of their respective legislative chambers,” Canary …

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Business Council of Alabama Announces New Staff Member and Promotions

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary today announced a new member of the BCA team as well as new titles and expanded duties for several BCA staff members. Troy University graduate Anna M. Dobbins has been named the BCA’s Meetings/Events and Communications Coordinator, …

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Chamber Exec John Seymour Receives Thompsonian Award

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Dec. 5, 2014) – Decatur-Morgan County President and CEO John Seymour is the 2014 recipient of the Business Council of Alabama’s Thompsonian Leadership Award. BCA President and CEO William J. Canary announced Seymour as the recipient during the BCA’s 2014 Annual Meeting held Dec. 5 at the Harbert …

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