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BCA Names Andrea Hutchings as Executive Assistant to the President and CEO

The Business Council of Alabama is pleased to announce that Andrea Hutchings has joined our team as Executive Assistant to the President and CEO. Her primary roles will include coordinating logistics and strategic operations for the President and CEO serving as a liaison to the BCA Board of Directors, coordinating …

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BCA Member Company Ranked Best Place to Work in Alabama

BCA member Regions Bank has been ranked the best company to work for in Alabama in a recent report release by 24/7 Wall Street. “Regions Bank has been a longstanding and devoted member of BCA and a true Alabama job creator,” said BCA president and CEO Katie Britt. “We would …

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BCA Names Kellie Hope as Director of Regional Affairs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 12, 2019 MONTGOMERY, Ala. –The Business Council of Alabama today announced Kellie Hope has been named director of regional affairs. Her primary focus will be to better serve its membership in south Alabama. Her responsibilities will span from membership services to governmental affairs and will include …

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BCA releases video celebrating passage of the Rebuild Alabama Act

  After four years of hard work, Governor Kay Ivey signed the Rebuild Alabama Act into law in March. The Rebuild Alabama plan will invest more than $3 billion in roads and bridges across the state of Alabama over the next 10 years. Alabama’s road and bridge system has long …

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Launching astronauts to space from the U.S. starts in Alabama

Alabama’s role in the space program was on full display last month in Decatur. The United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V Dual Engine Centaur and first stage Booster that will launch astronauts to the International Space Station aboard Boeing’s Starliner capsule departed ULA’s Decatur facility. The rockets were loaded into …

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Sherry Wu Joins BCA for Summer 2019 Internship

The Business Council of Alabama is pleased to announce that Sherry Wu will be joining us for the Summer 2019 term. Sherry is a rising junior at Yale University double majoring in global affairs and economics, with a specific interest in education and healthcare equality. She serves as an undergraduate admissions …

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New Business Council of Alabama member Bell Helicopter In the Running to Build Navy’s Next Generation Aircraft

  Ozark, Alabama has a long history associated with the U.S. military and helicopters. Ozark is home to Fort Rucker, the U.S. Army’s helicopter training center, and is a hub for helicopter-related industries with suppliers providing everything from fleet support to flight simulation. New Business Council of Alabama member Bell …

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The Business Council of Alabama announces Montgomery native, Joshua J.R. Williams, Intern for Summer 2019 term

The Business Council of Alabama is pleased to announce that Montgomery native, Joshua J.R. Williams, will be joining us for the Summer 2019 term. Josh is a rising senior at Alabama A&M University in Huntsville and is majoring in English language and literature with an anticipated graduation date of May …

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Business Council of Alabama Names Mississippi State University Sophomore to BCA Internship

  The Business Council of Alabama is pleased to announce Reagan Clark is serving as an intern for the summer 2019 term. Reagan is a rising sophomore at Mississippi State University majoring in Political Science with a minor in Spanish and made the President’s list and the Dean’s list. At …

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Alabama Ahead of the Game as Infrastructure Week 2019 Gets Underway

This week is the seventh annual Infrastructure Week – a national week of advocacy and education that spotlights the need to revitalize, modernize, and invest in infrastructure. The Business Council of Alabama and the Alliance for Alabama’s Infrastructure have joined hundreds business and advocacy groups from across the country, including …

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