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ProgressPAC Endorses Rex Reynolds in March House District 21 Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 31, 2018 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The board of directors of ProgressPAC has endorsed businessman and former Huntsville Police Chief Rex Reynolds in the Alabama House District 21 special general election scheduled March 27, ProgressPAC Chairman Mike Kemp said today. Reynolds is the Republican nominee for the …

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BCA Leadership Comments on Governor Ivey’s First State of the State

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 9, 2018 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama Chairman Perry Hand and BCA President and CEO William J. Canary said Alabama’s business community finds much to support in Governor Kay Ivey’s agenda for the 2018 regular legislative session that began today. “The business community applauds …

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BCA-Georgia Chamber Heads Make Friendly Wager on Championship Game

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 4, 2018 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama has Georgia on its mind between now and Monday when the University of Alabama meets the University of Georgia Bulldogs in Atlanta to settle the 2017 football season collegiate national championship. In keeping with the spirit of the season’s finale, …

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Business Council of Alabama Chairman’s Dinner Award Recipient Rick Hall Remembered

From left, Alabama Music Hall of Fame board member Judy Hood; BCA 2015 Chairman Marty Abroms; Rick Hall; and, Jimmy Johnson, Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section musician and former AMHOF board member, at Chairman’s Award presentation during 2015 Chairman’s Dinner. MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Jan. 2, 2018) – Rick Hall, an American music …

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ProgressPAC Endorses Supreme Court Candidate Jay Mitchell in 2018 Primary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 4, 2017 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The board of directors of ProgressPAC has endorsed Birmingham attorney James L. “Jay” Mitchell in the June 5, 2018, Republican Supreme Court Place 4 primary, ProgressPAC Chairman Perry Hand announced today. “ProgressPAC is proud to endorse Jay Mitchell in next spring’s …

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Protective Life’s Deborah Long Receives BCA Political Courage Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 21, 2017 BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Protective Life Corp.’s Deborah Long on Wednesday was awarded the Business Council of Alabama’s Robert W. “Bubba” Lee Political Courage Award during the BCA’s annual Chairman’s Dinner here. Long joined Protective Life Corp. in 1992 and serves as executive vice president, …

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ProgressPAC Endorses Supreme Court Justice Will Sellers in 2018 Primary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 11, 2017 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The board of directors of ProgressPAC has endorsed Alabama Supreme Court Justice Will Sellers in the 2018 Republican Supreme Court primary, ProgressPAC Chairman Perry Hand announced today. “ProgressPAC is proud to endorse Alabama Supreme Court Justice Will Sellers in next spring’s …

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Business Council of Alabama Endorses U.S. Sen. Luther Strange

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 1, 2017 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The board of directors of the Business Council of Alabama has endorsed U.S. Sen. Luther Strange in the special primary election runoff for the U.S. Senate. “The Business Council of Alabama is proud to endorse U.S. Sen. Luther Strange in his …

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BCA Member Trey Glenn Named EPA Region 4 Administrator

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 22, 2017 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt on Monday announced the appointment of Business Council of Alabama member and former Alabama environmental agency director Trey Glenn as EPA Region 4 administrator. Glenn, an environmental engineer with 22 years of environmental and …

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Business Council of Alabama Releases 2017 Book Time and Again

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 14, 2017 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Business Council of Alabama has released its 2017 book of state and federal activities, Time and Again: The Courage to Remain Consistent, which chronicles events of Alabama’s premier business advocacy organization since the release of Unfinished Business last year. Prepared …

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