Contact Us

For information about the Alabama Manufacturer of the Year Awards Ceremony, contact:
Nancy Hewston at or 334-240-8725

For information on the nomination process, or for general inquiries, contact:
LaVada Varner at or 205.616.9766

About The Alabama Technology Network (ATN)
The Alabama Technology Network of the Alabama Community College System links two-year colleges, the University of Alabama System, Auburn University and the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama to solve the needs of industry. Each ATN regional center tailors its services to meet local needs, providing innovative and cost-effective solutions to enable Alabama's existing industry to be globally competitive. The network is Alabama's affiliate of the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Manufacturing Extension Partnership, which provides hands-on assistance and training to businesses and industries.

About The Business Council of Alabama (BCA)
The Business Council of Alabama is a non-partisan statewide business association representing the interests and concerns of nearly a million working Alabamians through its member businesses and its partnership with the Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama. Since its founding a quarter century ago, BCA has been the state's staunchest advocate for Alabama business and industry. In addition to providing diligent representation at the State House in Montgomery and in the halls of Congress, BCA keeps its members informed about issues important to their businesses' bottom lines, offers timely opportunities for educational workshops, conferences and seminars, and encourages political participation to support pro-growth policy and strengthen Alabama's business environment. BCA is Alabama's exclusive representative to the National Association of Manufacturers and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.