Mobile Chamber of Commerce

Mobile Chamber Announces Executive Committee

Mobile Chamber Announces Executive Committee, Board

January 26, 2024
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The Mobile Chamber has announced that Melissa Cross, president and owner of McAleer’s Office Furniture, is its new 2024 chairman of the board. Patrick Murphy, vice president of the Alabama Power Co. Mobile Division, is in line to be its 2025 chairman. Other 2024 Executive Committee members are Catherine Spann of Burr Forman, LLP, legal…

Mobile Chamber Foundation Is A Finalist For Federal Program

Mobile Chamber Foundation Is A Finalist For Federal Program

January 26, 2024
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The White House has announced that the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation, in collaboration with the Gulf Coast Chambers Network (GCCN), was selected as a finalist in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration Distressed Area Recompete Pilot Program. Recompete, which the Mobile Chamber calls “highly selective,” had 560 applications from communities across…

Mobile Chamber Receives Highest National Accreditation

Mobile Chamber Receives Highest National Accreditation

November 24, 2023
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The Mobile Chamber has been awarded a five-star accreditation, the highest level of accreditation available, from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Mobile Chamber said the U.S. Chamber’s accreditation program is the only one of its kind that defines excellence in chamber performance and planning. There are roughly 7,000 chambers of commerce throughout the country,…

PRCA Mobile Luncheon To Focus On Crisis Communication

PRCA Mobile Luncheon To Focus On Crisis Communication

September 22, 2023
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The Public Relations Council of Alabama (PRCA) Mobile September Luncheon is titled “Crisis Communication.” It will be held on September 28 at 11:30 a.m. at the Mobile Chamber. Harriet Shade of Spire Advertising & Design will “uncover the secrets behind successful crisis communication strategies” as she guides the group through real-world case studies, revealing the…

Mobile Chamber Names Eagle Awards Winners

Mobile Chamber Names Eagle Awards Winners

September 8, 2023
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The Mobile Chamber has announced the winners of its annual Eagle Awards, which recognize the accomplishments of local minority-owned businesses. Chris & Carla’s Enterprises Inc. won the Eagle Award, and the Hall of Fame winners were Harper Technologies LLC and Paula’s Hair Unlimited LLC. All are located in Mobile. They will be celebrated at the…

Mobile Chamber Eagle Awards Deadline Coming Up

Mobile Chamber Eagle Awards Deadline Coming Up

July 28, 2023
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The Mobile Chamber has announced the closing of its application process for the 25th Eagle Awards is July 31. Local minority-owned businesses will be recognized for their achievements and contributions to the community and local economy. An independent selection committee will choose two companies to be honored at the chamber’s Eagle Awards Luncheon and Ceremony…

Mobile Chamber: American Weatherstar Business Of The Year

Mobile Chamber: American Weatherstar Business Of The Year

June 23, 2023
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The Mobile Chamber has named American WeatherStar its Small Business of the Year. American WeatherStar manufactures commercial and industrial roof restoration coating systems and has contracts in more than 35 states. The company was begun by Brian O’Donnell in 2004. Since moving to its new location in Irvington in 2020, its overall sales have doubled,…

Mobile Chamber Announces Award Finalists

Mobile Chamber Announces Award Finalists

May 5, 2023
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The Mobile Chamber has announced the finalists for its 2023 Small Business of the Year Award. A panel of judges selected the three small businesses on their outstanding achievements and contributions to their respective industries. First, there is American WeatherStar of Irvington, a manufacturer of commercial and industrial roof restoration coating systems. The company started…

Rodgers Named To National 40 Under 40

Rodgers Named To National 40 Under 40

February 10, 2023
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The Mobile Chamber recently announced that its Vice President of Economic Development David Rodgers has been named a recipient of the 2023 Economic Development 40 Under 40 Award, a biennial award recognizing rising stars in the economic development industry. The awards program is presented by Development Counsellors International (DCI), a New York City-based integrated marketing…

Mobile Chamber Launches New Website

Mobile Chamber Launches New Website

January 20, 2023
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The Mobile Chamber has announced the launch of a new website and database system. A streamlined design now lets nonmembers join the chamber directly, and there are new membership benefits, including the ability to post job announcements and member-to-member deals. Members may also quickly register for chamber events from the Chamber Calendar and look for…

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