This organization is helping minority-owned businesses thrive statewide with new development center in Birmingham

We can’t wait to see what the Alabama MBDA Business Center does for the minority-owned business community. (Olivia Moses / Bham Now)

While Bham Now is a big fan of the small business community, we also love the initiatives behind it that are making the magic happen. Walker’s Legacy is proud to not only support, but to encourage minority-owned businesses as they expand in the Magic City.

MBDAs across the nation exist to provide resources to minority-owned businesses, but recently, Alabama has secured its own chapter right here in the 4th Avenue Historic District. Get the scoop about this new business center and its open house details here.

The “why” behind this program

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This building is home to so many great businesses. (Olivia Moses / Bham Now)

It is easier than ever before for Alabama business owners to secure funding, discover local support and build connections in the business community

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Southern Veterinary Partners CEO Hailed Birmingham Business Journal’s CEO of the Year

Dr. Jay Price, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Veterinary Partners (SVP) has been awarded the Birmingham Business Journal’s CEO of the Year Award for companies with 100-299 local Birmingham employees for the year 2020.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (PRWEB) December 14, 2020

Dr. Jay Price, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Southern Veterinary Partners (SVP) has been awarded the Birmingham Business Journal’s CEO of the Year Award for companies with 100-299 local Birmingham employees for the year 2020.

The Birmingham Business Journal’s Annual CEO Awards is aimed at recognizing Birmingham executives whose leadership has helped their companies achieve strong growth and success. Top-performing executives are selected from businesses of all sizes and are categorized based on the number of Birmingham residents employed in their respective companies — namely, 1-9 employees, 10-24 employees, 25-49 employees, 50-99 employees, 100-299 employees, 300 or more employees, and Nonprofit.

To be considered for the prestigious

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