Small Business Saturday encourages people to shop at small businesses on Saturday after Thanksgiving. The single day has grown into a powerful movement, and more people are taking part than ever before. This year, the big day is Nov. 29. Read More
City plans $70 million hotel/residential/retail project for downtown Holiday Inn site: Demolition of the shuttered downtown Holiday Inn is set to begin in November, and a 100-room boutique hotel, 200 residential units, retail property and restaurants will be built in its place. Read More
Cummings Research Park is the second largest R&D park in the United States. It is a leading model for transforming research into business success. With a vibrant mixture of Fortune 500 companies, local and international high-tech enterprises, U.S. space and defense agencies, a thriving business incubator and competitive higher-education institutions, Cummings Research Park (CRP) is the center of attention for research and technology. Read More
Huntsville, Alabama USA
Huntsville/Madison County, Alabama, is geographically near the center of the southeastern United States with more than 430,000 people in the Metro area. Madison County and its surrounding counties form a thriving regional market with a population of more than 1 million people. The Huntsville community serves as the primary economic engine for the northern Alabama and southern Tennessee region.
A Leading City for Business
Named the Best Mid-size Metro to Launch a Small Business by Fortune Small Business and the Best U.S. City by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, this community is a great place to live, work and play. Abundant job opportunities exist in aerospace and defense, biotechnology, advanced manufacturing, retail and business services.
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Nomination period begins Monday, Nov. 10. This annual awards luncheon recognizes companies in four categories (micro, small, medium and large) as the “Best Places to Work” in Huntsville.