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Week Two of the 2020 session

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT A KEY ISSUE FOR LT. GOVERNOR AINSWORTH Lt. Governor Will Ainsworth headlined BCA’s Governmental Affairs Committee briefing on Tuesday and shared the progress he and his office have made on issues such as workforce development and growing Alabama’s military industry. On workforce development, Lt. Governor Ainsworth highlighted the …

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BCA Names Helena Duncan as Director of Strategic Operations and Growth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 10, 2020 Contact: Joshua Vaughn (334) 240-8740 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Business Council of Alabama today announced the addition of Helena Duncan to the BCA team. She will serve as the newly created Director of Strategic Operations and Growth. Helena comes to BCA with over 30 …

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Week One of the 2020 session

The Business Council of Alabama kicked off the 2020 Legislative Session by hosting Governor Kay Ivey at the BCA’s Governmental Affairs Committee briefing on Tuesday, where she spoke about the successes achieved last year working together with the private sector. “In bipartisan efforts and collaboration, we have been able to …

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BCA Announces 2020 Congressional Endorsements

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 4, 2020 Contact: Joshua Vaughn (334) 240-8740 MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The board of directors for the Business Council of Alabama has endorsed six congressional candidates who are running for election in 2020.  The candidates are: AL-01 – Chris Pringle AL-02 – Jeff Coleman AL-03 – Mike Rogers AL-04 – Robert Aderholt …

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BCA Announces the Organization’s 2020 Board of Directors and Executive Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  January 29, 2020 Contact: Joshua Vaughn (334) 240-8740 MONTGOMERY, Alabama. – The Business Council of Alabama (BCA) announced the organization’s 2020 board of directors and executive committee, including a new chairman. John Mazyck has been elected as chairman of the board, succeeding Mark Crosswhite. Prior to being …

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ProTip Installment 1: Combating A False Sense of Cybersecurity has been announced

This installment of BCA’s ProTip is brought to by Warren Averett with guest presenters: What to expect in this free webinar We’ll discuss the importance of having a defensive mentality, an educated team, and the necessary tools when it comes to protecting your company against cyberattacks. This is a live …

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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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Congratulations to the 2019 Small Business Award Winners

Congratulations to all of the 2019 Alabama Small Business of the Year finalists who were selected from nominations made by local Alabama chambers of commerce. They were judged in four categories: community involvement, chamber participation, business success, and overall deservedness. Of the finalists, winners where chosen in four categories based …

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