Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Chamber Press Releases / News

Chamber Press Releases

November 19, 2015
The Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County Hosts Kick-off event with Mayor Battle for Small Business Saturday®

October 27, 2015
GE Aviation announces plans for Huntsville advanced manufacturing facilities

September 3, 2015
Perkins+Will To Lead CRP Master Plan Process

August 7, 2015
Chamber Promotes Lucia Cape to Senior Vice President

June 15, 2015
Regional Leadership Begins Assessments of Potential for Dream Chaser® Spacecraft Landings at Huntsville International Airport

June 8, 2015
Erin Koshut Named Director of Cummings Research Park

June 5, 2015
TV BRAC is partnering with National Cyberspace Consortium

May 14, 2015
ACT Aspire in Alabama Narrows “Honesty Gap” in Reporting Student Proficiency

May 5, 2015
Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County Announces Best Places to Work®, and Most Valuable Employees »

May 4, 2015
Chamber Releases RFP for Cummings Research Park Master Planning Process »

March 26, 2015
Former Madison County Chairman Mike Gillespie to Lead Master Planning Process for Cummings Research Park »

March 20, 2015
Torch Technologies Breaks Ground on New Headquarters in South Huntsville Announces Addition of 150 New Jobs »

January 9, 2015
Polaris Announces New Huntsville Manufacturing Facility and 2,000 Jobs »


ChamberLink Newsletter

Dec. 19, 2014 »

Obamacare workweek redefined? • Huntsville Awarded Prestigious "Gold" Rating for Sustainable Initiatives: Supports Economic Development Efforts • Correlated Magnetics Research Achieves 120th Patent • Calhoun Breaks Ground • It Was 30 Years Ago (Today) • Tech Trek Returns to UAH, Expands with Lockheed Martin Grant • HOTCoffee Celebrates 24 Innovation Leaders

Nov. 21, 2014 »

Mayor Tommy Battle and State of the City • Engility Opens New Office in Bridge Street Town Centre • ATEC Opens Headquarters Office in Cummings Research Park • CFD Research Corporation announces major new gifts to the Community Foundation and Habitat for Humanity • Collaborative Announces Alabama's First Cleantech Accelerator for Startups • Steve Cook Promoted to Dynetics Vice President for Corporate Development • Chamber Welcomes New Communications Director • Register for Huntsville STEM Call-to-Action Forum, Dec. 11 • Save-the-Date to Shop Small, Shop Local. Small Business Saturday is Nov. 29!

Oct. 23, 2014 »

Intergraph New Tradition to Start in State-of-the-Art Headquarters Facility • City plans $70 million hotel/residential/retail project for downtown Holiday Inn site • Senator Sessions Draws Big Crowd to Washington Update Luncheon • Huntsville: One of Nation's Top-10 Destinations for College Students • Groundbreaking Event Planned for Phase III of Alabama Robotics Technology Park • Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Sanmina, Toyota honored for energy-saving efforts in Huntsville • Elizabeth Garcia named new president and CEO of the BBB of North Alabama • How to Use ChamberMaster to post info

Oct. 10, 2014 »

How to Use ChamberMaster to post info • Deadline Oct. 22 for Business EXPO booth • 'Will This Fly?' start-up pitch competition announced for entrepreneurs • UAH opens SWIRLL lab • Synapse celebrates anniversary of technology, employee growth • HudsonAlpha collaborates on bipolar, schizophrenia study • Calhoun, Toyota Motor Manufacturing cut ribbon on joint training program • Navigating the International Landscape of People Management registration open • Crestwood funds local grants • Huntsville 10th best in nation for care given to its disabled citizens

Sept. 26, 2014 »

Huntsville wins at EDPA Innovation Awards • INTUITIVE named No. 1 Great Place to Work • Century Automotive, Fleet Feet honored at 2014 Retailer of the Year Awards • Aerojet Rocketdyne establishes new office here • Boeing Awards SLS Work to Dynetics • 2015 AUSA ILW Global Force Symposium & Exposition webpage open • Navigating the International Landscape of People Management • IP Doral to Provide Digium products to Latin America and Caribbean • PPG Aerospace Gulfstream Supplier of Year • Jim Hudson given Philanthropy award • Calhoun in U.S. Top 50 for nursing graduates • WBCNA asks assistance for expansion

Sept. 5, 2014 »

Winners announced at grooviest Small Business Awards ever • NASA completes review of Mars-bound rocket; 3D printer headed to Space Station • DRS Technologies breaks ground in Redstone Gateway • T&W moves into new CRP site • Business Confidence Index survey needs your voice • TechRich to provide prime contracting info • Alabama Launchpad conference Sept. 25-26 • Roadways undergoing $383 million upgrade • Community Foundation, Torch Technologies announce new quality of life fund

Aug. 22, 2014 »

We need your help; please fill out Membership Survey • Now on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies List... • Stone Middle School to be converted into breweries, amphitheater • Marshall opens latest NASA 'green' building • City of Huntsville gets another Triple-A credit rating • Sippel named President and CEO of First Commercial Bank of Huntsville • Lockheed Martin funds engineering program in Huntsville City Schools • NASA's Marshall Center honors contributions to Mission • Chamber's Wage & Benefit data available • Huntsville-made Standard Missile-6 test successful • Condoleezza Rice to speak at Girls Inc. Oct. 28 gala • Calhoun Wynn Drive property purchase to expand campus in CRP • PPG gives $10,000 to Space & Rocket Center • Peek gets promotion at Port of Huntsville • Orr holds crowdfunding info event at Chambers

Aug. 1, 2014 »

Armed Forces Celebration luncheon registration closes Friday • 2014 Small Business Awards contenders announced • The oh-so-fashionable U.S. Space & Rocket Center is gracing the pages of Harper's Bazaar • Huntsville's Greenpower USA car featured on Siemens global website • TVA top ranked for renewable energy sale • SMD Symposium coming to town; INTUITIVE offers free shuttle • Huntsville-based Palco expanding into Asia-Pacific region • Green Mountain Soap receives Certification • nLogic opens new CRP headquarters • CVB's Restaurant Week benefits Deep Roots • Huntsville Museum of Art "Best of BAMA" winner by Alabama Magazine • WEDC names honorees • Energy Huntsville, UAH join forces

July 15, 2014 »

From our Chamber President: Let TRC increase your brand recognition • SES to create 450 jobs with expansion of Huntsville manufacturing operations • City offers career readiness seminars for Remington, Toyota, police jobs • Curse Inc. already expanding in its new Huntsville headquarters • Local governments partner with Baron Services in critical weather initiative • NASA, Boeing sign Space Launch System contract for most powerful rocket ever • 10,000 motorcyclists to bring $3 million for 2015 conference • Space & Missile Defense Symposium Announces Lineup for STEM Forum & Expo • Community Foundation announces creation of Crestwood Women & Families Fund • UAH-invented pill bottle gets second patent • Amanda Howard Real Estate ranks on The Wall Street Journal publication • Local companies included in $3 billion, Five-Year DoD contract award

June 26, 2014 »

UAB School of Medicine, HudsonAlpha create joint Center for Genomic Medicine • Celsion acquires Huntsville-based EGEN • Mark your calendar: Armed Forces Week observance set for Aug. 3-9 • Michigan Rep. Mike Rogers keynote at SMD Symposium • Huntsville Hospital, Sentara Health pair for Medicaid program • WBCNA to manage HADCI; the name TechRich emerges • Huntsville on elite list of 16 “Southern Hospitality Cities,” per ConventionSouth editors • Huntsville to host 2014 North American Travel Journalists Association Conference • The Shops at Merchants Walk, Whole Foods break ground • Army/NASA/UAH 3D collaboration highlighted in British media • Teledyne Brown Decontamination System Featured on NASA’s website; Enters NASA Mentor-Protégé Agreement • Department of Defense Announces Value Engineering Award Winners • UAH climate researcher to speak at climate change conference

June 5, 2014 »

Huntsville tops Best Cities for Employee Recognition list • Best Places to Work honors top companies, employees • Cabela’s announces plans for Huntsville store • Teledyne, German Aerospace Center in imaging partnership • Toyota launches education-to-work program with Calhoun Community College • Industrial vacancy rate falls in 2013, report says • WEDC, Chamber co-sponsor Leadership Conference in November at The Westin • Rocket Hatch hosts inaugural Sip+Hatch • Wyle appoints John Jordan to lead CAS Group • HudsonAlpha’s VP named chair of BioAlabama • CVB announces #RocketCityVIP contest winners

May 16, 2014 »

Verizon to hire another 300 workers at its Huntsville headquarters • INTUITIVE tops the list of Great Places for Millennials to Work • Davidson Technologies cuts ribbon on new building • Wendy Kirk to join Chamber as vice president • AMC Small Business Program earns top Army award at Pentagon • Huntsville to be the Headquarters of GreenPower USA Foundation • Teledyne announces Geveden, Hess promotions • 12 UAH researchers get $500,000 in infrastructure research funds • Chamber’s Diamond named City of Huntsville’s Business Relations Officer • Marshall plans update, industry day in June • City kicks off campaign • Oakwood Wins $25,000 Campus Pride Grant from Home Depot • Drake State, SES form mechatronics collaborative

May 2, 2014 »

AUSA symposium to return to Huntsville in 2015 • VA breaks ground on new Huntsville outpatient clinic • Redstone Update shows arsenal remains busy, relevant • Small Business Awards deadline May 2 • Chamber celebrates Small Business Week • Purchase your Best Places to Work tickets now • “Road Trip Huntsville” Campaign seeks to attract nearby tourists • Cyber Security Conference planned June 4-5 • Tourism Report: Downtown needs more hotels • Space & Missile Defense Symposium calls for abstract submission • UAH sophomore’s product drawing investor attention

April 9, 2014 »

Huntsville hears good news in Montgomery • Brooks: BRAC might not be such a good idea • Hiring Our Heroes needs employers to register • Launchpad awards $35,000 to UAH search engine developers • NASA, Redstone Test Center collaborate on solid rocket motor firing • INTUITIVE hosts Judge Hall for veterans court conversation • Uranium facility seeks project vendors at April 23 event • Got “emotional intelligence”? Get some on April 16

March 20, 2014 »

Aladdin, PESA win Governor’s awards • National Technical Systems (NTS) acquires Wyle Labs • Calhoun receives cybersecurity grant • CVB unveils #RocketCitySelfie, new kiosk at Visitor Center • Bolden tours Marshall, views SLS progress • “Co-working” space to debut on courthouse square • Homewood Suites first Twickenham Square tenant to open

March 6, 2014 »

How to get a job or do business with Remington • Get social media savvy at Strategy 2014 • Montgomery trip rescheduled • AUSA Symposium tremendous success • Cepeda, GaN, PPT win national Blue Ribbon awards from U.S. Chamber • Raytheon unveils new capabilities on Redstone Arsenal • Still time to register for Chamber’s D.C. trip • Space & Rocket Center No. 1 in paid attractions • Dubai Trip meeting March 12 at Chamber • Dynetics to Host Second Rocket City TakeDownCon in August • Jordan assistant vice chancellor of UA System • Quad A honors efforts in supporting aviation • Marie Bostick retires as City planning director; Michelle Jordan takes her spot • HudsonAlpha to host international “ImmunoGenomics” conference

Feb, 19, 2014 »

Remington expands in Huntsville; will create 2,000 jobs in 10 years • Toyota’s Huntsville plant produces 3 millionth engine • Joe Ritch named TVA board chair • HudsonAlpha’s Lamb testifies on reach of science training • Q&A with 2014 Chamber Chair Robert Mayes • Got social media? Learn how to be a pro • Artisan at Twickenham Square apartments nears completion • Teledyne Brown to design key SLS component • CVB launches new Educational Escapes website • Chamber's Volunteers Recognized

Jan, 29, 2014 »

Tommy Beason named Chamber’s Distinguished Service Award winner • GE Intelligent Platforms expands Huntsville operations • Tickets for AUSA Winter Symposium “Bash” on Feb. 20 available • State of the Schools delivered to capacity crowd • Best Places to Work nominations are open • Klein, Burrus officers in Committee of 100 • GATR Technologies Awarded $440 Million Contract with U.S. Army • Appleton to deliver fresh approach to extended learning for HCS • Hospitality Association awards highest honors at Pineapple Dinner • Huntsville on top techie list

Jan, 3, 2014 »

NASA ranked best government employer • Analytical Services Gains New Work, New Faces and New Name • Best Places to Work nominations open Jan. 6 • Register for Annual Membership Meeting Jan. 16 • Upcoming Chamber events • Chamber's 2014 logo now available for members



Dec. 19, 2013 »

Boeing lands research center in Huntsville • GATR offers communications help in the Philippines • Register for Annual Membership Meeting Jan. 16 • Chamber, NAITA offer Dubai trip • CMR ships world’s first magnetic printer • UAH mentoring award winner helps others as he was helped • Wings of Eagles opens flight school • City launches biking website • Chamber’s 2014 logo now available for members • Mark your calendars: Great Chamber events coming up

Dec. 6, 2013 »

Chamber board of directors supports one-cent sales tax for road improvements • Dynetics’ King named AIAA Fellow • Chamber VP Ward chairs military stability group • Q1 2014 ABCI survey now open • Cummings Aerospace to expand in CRP • Deloitte opens office in Perimeter Park • CFDRC relocates in new HudsonAlpha building • Schwarze opens sweeper training academy • Providence Place Apartments named Property of the Year • Space Camp movie wins STEM-in-media award • United Way asks for Holiday Wishes helpers • BBB announces local Torch Awards

Nov. 13, 2013 »

Bremen, Huntsville hope to partner on aerospace projects • Plan to Shop Small on Nov. 30 • UAH ranks fifth nationally in federally funded aeronautical/astronautical research • Four local companies “top job creators” • Air Force gets GATR to build large inflatable satellite dish • Inspirational speaker comes to VBC Nov. 19 • INTUITIVE supports Red Cross homeless veterans’ campaign • Redstone Gateway sculpture wins international award • Brockwell Technologies celebrates 15 years • Crumbaugh places first at hacker conference • Gen. Dunwoody grand marshal in grand parade

Oct. 25, 2013 »

Wyle opens doors on new CRP facility • GEO-Energy-Cyber Huntsville Summit set for Nov. 14-15 • UAH students team with former von Braun team member • Register for Mayor Battle’s State of the City • Community Foundation announces philanthropic honorees • Affordable Care Act workshop on Nov. 13 at Chamber • PPG Aerospace designs innovative cockpit windows for Dassault Falcon • Alabama Launchpad investment registration is open • BlueCreek invites community to celebration dinner

Oct. 10, 2013 »

Huntsville Airport gets $15.7 million runway grant • Davidson breaks ground on headquarters addition in CRP • Intergraph wins Best Plant Design Software Provider at Asian Manufacturing Awards • Deadline for reserving Chamber’s Business EXPO booth space Oct. 15 • City breaks ground on HPD North Precinct • CFD Research expands into new HudsonAlpha building • UAH unveils Army manned/unmanned systems lab in Olin B. King Technology Hall • AEgis wins $9 million Marine Corps project • Veterans Day dinner, breakfast tickets on sale

Sept. 26, 2013 »

INTUITIVE Research No. 2 best place to work in the nation by Fortune Magazine • Judy Ryals, EarlyWorks win tourism awards • NASA'S Marshall Center honors top contractors, support team • Alabama Launchpad to recognize state's top 10 patent holders • NAAACC holds Business Opportunity Conference • Alabama Media Group cuts ribbon on downtown building • “Flying Tigers” to visit U.S. Space & Rocket Center Friday • CFDRC developing paper-based Bio-Battery™ with Air Force Research Labs • AAMU is deemed “military friendly” • Summit 7 Systems Named to the CRN Fast Growth 150 • Madison-designed tennis facility in Gulf Shores earns national award

Sept. 13, 2013 »

Small Business Awards winners announced at annual gala • Army Looks to schools to find the next Cyberwarriors • Seeking corporate event planners, caterers for Fabulous Foods event • Marshall Forum Oct. 7 at Jackson Center • Recruitment event for Marshall engineers, technicians on Sept. 17 • Port of Huntsville releases annual report • What’s your fourth quarter forecast?

Aug. 29, 2013 »

20 local companies on Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing list • Correlated Magnetics Research brings in Silicon Valley CEO • Register now for Small Business Awards Sept. 12 • Huntsville Airport to hold public meeting Sept. 10 at Chan Auditorium • Navy taps AMRDEC for presidential helicopter cockpit upgrade • Burritt museum receives Pinnacle Award • Huntsville’s student rocket team excels in summer contest

Aug. 16, 2013 »

SMD Dinner speaker warns of cyber threats • See what news outlets are saying about Huntsville/Madison County... • DynCorp regards contractors as heroes as helicopters return • HudsonAlpha, UAB use grant to research breast cancer treatments • Response to the 2012 Economic Census now past due • DIATHERIX acquires diagnostic testing patent

Aug. 1, 2013 »

Photos from Armed Forces Week • New EDPA database to help site searches with layers of information • Huntsville/Madison County’s newest media headlines • Training Series: Financial Fitness, Marketing Tips, Networking Hints • Workshop instructs small business owners on new health insurance law • Huntsville shifts ATRIP funding priorities as it seeks to restore road projects • Space & Rocket Center CEO receives NASA’s highest form of recognition

July 19, 2013 »

Correction to Wage Survey; deadline is July 26 • SMD Dinner features House Intelligence Committee Chair U.S. Rep. Rogers Aug. 14 • Public invited to Armed Forces Week concert, softball games • Chamber pushes Common Core understanding • Moon Express opens Propulsion Development Facility here • CFDRC Developing Non-Invasive Stem Cell Analyzer Technology • City Selects Developer for Retail Center Adjacent to John Hunt Park • Victory Solutions Supplier of the Year to Boeing • City Administrator Reynolds will retire; Col. Hamilton to succeed him • $7 million severe weather research lab building coming to UAH campus • Put TEDx on your calendar

June 27, 2013 »

Curse Inc. relocates corporate headquarters from San Francisco to Huntsville • Local officials work to get more state road money for Huntsville • Toyota announces another $150 million investment in Huntsville engine plant • CMR magnet patents highlighted on Tech Crunch • DynCorp, Sierra Nevada establish Fixed-Wing Aircraft Center of Excellence in Huntsville • Madison in magazine’s Top 10 Cities for Families • State BRAC bonds sold for school expansions • Aerojet Rocketdyne discusses plans at Paris Air Show

June 13, 2013 »

Chamber launches ‘I Shop Local,’ observes Small Business Week • Airport Authority offers $6 million in air service incentives • BP seeks info from those impacted by Gulf spill • Huntsville team “Best Newcomer” at England’s Greenpower Car Competition • Torch Technologies Selected as Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year • What’s your third quarter forecast? • U.S. Rep. Brooks honored by National Association of Manufacturers • Rocket City TakeDownCon deep dive hacker training July 11-16 • Bentley gives award to UAHuntsville and President Robert Altenkirch • City’s one-stop shop streamlines development permitting process • iCell app surpasses 250,000 downloads • Huntsville-Based Quantum Research International Acquires J2 Technologies • Like to bike? Fill out this survey

May 31, 2013 »

Gov. Bentley holds annual Update Luncheon • Chamber’s Total Resource Campaign now in high gear • Air fare guru explains ticket pricing • Cyber Security Summit set for June 6 at VBC • Parker cuts ribbon on major renovation • Mike Durant named 2013 Vetrepreneur of the Year • Deepwater Horizon claims meeting at Chamber June 5 • TEDxHuntsville hosts June 12 event at UAHuntsville

May 16, 2013 »

Best Places to Work, Most Valuable Employees in Huntsville/Madison County Announced May 15 • President Obama tours Correlated Magnetics Research • Marshall cites contractor excellence at annual breakfast • SBA names Ellen Didier the 2013 Small Business Person of the Year for Alabama • Moseley Technical Services receives Boeing Award • CVB launches Lucky Duck Scavenger Hunt • Brain study identifies link between major depressive disorder, internal clock • AT&T expands 4G LTE coverage across Alabama

May 2, 2013 »

NASA Day in Montgomery reminds legislature of agency’s contributions • GATR Alabama Manufacturer of the Year, inducted into Hall of Fame • HudsonAlpha Foundation receives $2.5 million gift to honor McMillian • Boeing opens headquarters in Redstone Gateway • Lockheed Martin celebrates 50 years in Huntsville • Chamber unveils Gillespie portrait at Madison County courthouse • Seamus Tuohy is new executive director for VCSI • Ret. Gen. Dunwoody named to LMI board of directors • Advanced Optical Systems receives Edison Awards in Chicago • AUSA winter convention coming to Huntsville in 2014 • Chamber’s Annual Guide available at our front desk • What You Need to Know about the Affordable Care Act

April 11, 2013 »

Urgent action requested on Common Core State Standards for education • Business Council of Alabama offers webinar on healthcare reform • DHS Technologies relocating manufacturing, business development to Huntsville • Huntsville in Top 20 of Policom’s Economic Strength Rankings • Energy Huntsville Forms Partnership with U.S. Space & Rocket Center • Ret. Gen. Rogers now Lockheed Martin vice president • Contenders named and tickets are available for Best Places to Work • MEI Technologies a Most Valuable Employers for Military® Finalist • PPT Solutions wins DHS EAGLE II Contract Award

March 28, 2013 »

Vote TODAY for Huntsville to host Social Media Symposium • Education hot topic on Chamber’s Annual Montgomery Trip • Stratolaunch opens hangar in Mojave Desert • Feedback given on how to use downtown historic schools and bank • NASA selects integrated program support service providers • Gonzalez Chamber’s new Events Coordinator

March 14, 2013 »

Chamber’s 2013 logo now available for members • Lockheed Martin gives $40,000 to New Century High School for technology courses • NAITA speaker: U.S. must increase R&D spending to remain global leader • Veterans and active duty military members talked to potential employers at hiring fair • Intergraph, LINE-X win Governor’s Trade Excellence Awards • Vote NOW to bring Social Media Conference to Huntsville • Local input needed for industry outlook • Dorothy Davidson now CEO Duties at Davidson Technologies • Chamber’s Membership Directory and Industrial Directory Updates available now • NASA selects contractors for Marshall Space Flight Center • Vietnam Veterans event planned for March 29

March 1, 2013 »

The Chamber's stance on sequestration: “A bad budget is better than no budget ” • State's four largest Chambers unite to support Common Core Curriculum • Raytheon delivers first Standard Missile-6 from new Redstone missile integration facility • Vote for Huntsville for Social Media Tourism Symposium, March 12 - 14 • Brooks not optimistic on sequestration diversion • Chamber’s new ConnectForLunch program great for business networking • Northrop Grumman’s Foreman wins BEYA at Washington D.C. conference • Small Business Awards criteria listed; nominations are now being accepted • Register for AlabamaGermany Partnership Dinner on March 7 at Davidson Center

February 14, 2013 »

Finding, posting internships just got easier • Teledyne Brown tapped for $120 million NASA Space Station services contract • Submit applications for state Manufacturer of the Year Awards • Huntsville on the list of “Improving Housing Markets” • GaN, Flint River Animal Hospital are U.S. Chamber winners • Small Business Awards criteria listed; make nominations from March 1 – April 5 • Hiring Our Heroes 2013 career fair March 12 at Marriott Huntsville • Hyslop named head of Boeing research/technology; Chilton leadd missile group • Register for AlabamaGermany Partnership Annual Dinner on March 7 • Proposals sought for development next to John Hunt Park • City seeks nominations for air pollution control achievement awards • Sign up for the Chamber’s annual Montgomery, Washington D.C. trips

February 1, 2013 »

Chamber gets new website design, easier address • Sign up for the Chamber’s annual Montgomery, Washington D.C. trips •John Stallworth named Distinguished Service Award winner at Chamber's Annual Meeting • Futurist encourages Chamber to “Think Big, Think New, Think Quick” •Huntsville/Madison County CVB launches hotel TV channel for visitors • Chamber’s first-ever State of the Schools provides overview of districts • Cyber security expert warns against pending threats • DESE Research, MTS Receive Boeing Performance awards • CFDRC appoints Lt. Gen(Ret) Cosumano as president • Chamber Ambassador of the Year promoted at Averbuch Realty in Huntsville • Chamber’s 2013 logo now available for members

January 11, 2013 »

Chamber’s Annual Membership Meeting on Jan. 24 features futurist • Nominations open for Chamber’s 2013 Best Places to Work • Attorney Ritch confirmed by Senate for TVA board • Advanced Defense Technology Cluster wins SBA Innovation Cluster Contract • Moon Express acquires Rocket City Space Pioneers, teams with Dynetics in prize quest • Hudson named to Federal Reserve Bank board • Brooks now on committee that oversees NASA operations • 2012 Economic Census responses due by Feb. 12 • Civil Space 2013 set for Feb. 12-13 • Register for AlabamaGermany Partnership Annual Gala Dinner on March 7