about the bba

The Birmingham Business Alliance (BBA) seeks to enhance the quality of life for all citizens of the Birmingham seven-county region, which includes Bibb, Blount, Chilton, Jefferson, St. Clair, Shelby and Walker counties. As the lead economic development organization for the region, the BBA’s efforts in economic development, public policy, workforce development and image enhancement all work towards a better Birmingham.

We at the BBA strive to create a unified forum for business and community leaders, cultivate a 21st century workforce and celebrate a thriving region where innovation, progress and growth are commonplace.

The Birmingham Business Alliance is:

  • A dynamic advocate,

  • Unifying voice, and

  • Constant catalyst for economic development and business prosperity.

Birmingham is the centerpiece of a thriving region which embraces the Spirit of Innovation, Progress and Growth.  It is a community known for its unique quality of life, where strategic partnerships are forged and jobs are created, bolstering the region’s competitiveness as a desirable location for businesses to grow and prosper.