Business Council of Alabama members Rob Henry, right, and Robert F. Henry Jr., second from right, visit the BCA’s office with Kay Kramer, left, assistant for First Secretary of the Royal Thai Embassy; Royal Thai Embassy First Secretary Panupat Chavananikul, second from left; and, William J. Canary, center, president and CEO of the BCA. Robert F. Henry Jr. is chairman of Robert F. Henry Tile Co. in Montgomery and is Honorary Consul General for Thailand. Rob Henry is president of Robert F. Henry Tile Co.
The Business Council of Alabama recently welcomed representatives from the Thai embassy in Washington, D.C., who were on a commerce tour of Alabama, and executives of BCA member Robert F. Henry Tile Co. at the BCA office.
BCA President William J. Canary welcomed Royal Thai Embassy First Secretary Panupat Chavananikul, and Kay Kramer, assistant for First Secretary of the Royal Thai Embassy. They were accompanied by BCA members Robert F. Henry Jr. and Rob Henry, chairman and president respectively of Robert F. Henry Tile Co. in Montgomery. Robert Henry Jr. is Honorary Consul General for Thailand.
Thailand has a manufacturing association with Alabama. The Thai company, Indorama Ventures, owns two plants in Decatur, and has maintained local employment over the years with the kind support of state and local agencies, the company said.