Sponsors supported a successful “BCA 2013” Governmental Affairs Conference

Another Business Council of Alabama’s Governmental Affairs Conference that concluded Sunday at Point Clear was successful thanks to the 34 sponsors of the annual summer event.

The conference at the Marriott Grand Hotel on the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay began with a welcome reception Aug. 16 and concluded Aug. 18 with a worship service and an inspirational message by former LSU women’s soccer star and motivational speaker Mo Isom. Retired U.S. Rep. Jo Bonner, R-Mobile, was honored for his service in Washington

Governor Robert Bentley addressed BCA members at the Aug. 17 morning session and former state school Superintendent Joe Morton and former state Rep. Jay Love, R-Montgomery, unveiled a new business-education partnership – the non-profit Business Education Alliance. National political expert Charlie Cook and business communication expert Michael Hyatt entertained and informed the nearly 500 BCA members and guests who attended over the weekend.

Grand Sponsors

Alabama Power Company
AT&T Alabama
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
The Boeing Company
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Protective Life Corporation
Regions Financial Corporation
Rheem Water Heating

Bayside Sponsors

Alabama Association of REALTORS, Inc.
Alabama Trucking Association, Inc.
Alacare Home Health & Hospice
Boise Paper
Crews and Associates
Drummond Co., Inc.
Electric Cities of Alabama
Hoar Program Management
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, LLC
Johnson & Johnson
McWane, Inc.
PowerSouth Energy
State Farm Insurance Company

Garden Sponsors

Alabama Coal AssociationAlabama Self-Insured Worker’s Comp. Fund
Balch & Bingham LLP
ExxonMobil Corporation
Fine, Geddie & Associates, LLC
General Electric Company
Goodwyn, Mills & Cawood, Inc.
JM Family Enterprises, Inc.
Maynard, Cooper & Gale, PC
Volkert, Inc.
Vulcan, Inc.