February 22, 2021

Attention Members: Update Your Social Media Links in Directory Listing

We've recently made some upgrades to our website, which has improved how member listings appear. We've also added options for you to put in more social media links -- now, you can list your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube links.  Please log in and add these.
February 18, 2021

Video: The Path to Artemis III: Future of Human Deep Space Exploration Webinar

This event took a meticulous look at the role of Marshall Space Flight Center and greater Huntsville’s industrial capabilities in developing the necessary technology and hardware for sustained U.S. lunar operations.
February 12, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Signups Expanding

There's good news about new providers coming online to offer COVID-19 vaccines.  These include Walmart and Sam's Club pharmacies in selected locations, in addition to Huntsville Hospital continuing large-scale vaccination clinics by appointment. We have listed some other options as well.
February 9, 2021

Web Call (Feb. 9) – Huntsville COVID Check-In

This week, Huntsville Hospital is administering up to 2,000 COVID-19 vaccines per day at John Hunt Park, and we talked with two hospital administrators heading up this effort.
February 9, 2021

This Week: Huntsville Hospital operating surge vaccination clinic

Huntsville Hospital is running a surge vaccination clinic by appointment only this week at the Jaycee Building at John Hunt Park, with Huntsville Police helping direct traffic flow.  The hospital is aiming to vaccinate 1,800 to 2,000 people per day.
February 9, 2021

Upcoming Recruiting Events

The Chamber will be hosting two virtual ASmartPlace on the Road recruiting events on Feb. 23 and Feb. 24. The first event is for students attending the colleges and universities in North Alabama. The second event, hosted in partnership with the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), is for transitioning service members and veterans.
February 8, 2021

Welcome TPG!

Huntsville welcomes TPG to the Rocket City. TPG offers customer experience solutions to Fortune 1000 clients and was the first dedicated professional services firm to offer independent quality assurance services to measure contact center customer experience. Today, the TPG Customer Experience Platform® continues to improve customer interactions and drive ROI opportunities for their partners around the globe. This move is a relocation of their HQ from Omaha, Nebraska and will create over 200 new jobs in the Huntsville market.
January 21, 2021

Governor Ivey Extends Safer at Home Order

Governor Kay Ivey issued her twenty-second supplemental emergency proclamation extending the Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This order extends until Friday, March 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
January 19, 2021

PPP Second Draw, COVID Vaccine Update and More

On our monthly Zoom call on Jan. 19, we discussed several topics, including the PPP Second Draw, challenges with the vaccine rollout in Alabama, and much more.
January 19, 2021

Alabama adds COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Dashboard

The state has added a dashboard to show how many vaccine doses have been administered, and providers who have been approved. PLEASE NOTE: Sites listed have a limited supply.
January 19, 2021

Vaccine Update: Clinics Hiring Temporary Staff to Help Speed Things Up

Supply remains very limited, but vaccinations are underway for healthcare workers, first responders, and people ages 75 and up. Huntsville Hospital is hiring temporary staff, and the Alabama Department of Public Health would also like to hear from you if you have a clerical or medical background and would like to help. Details are below.
January 13, 2021

U.S. Air Force selects Redstone Arsenal for U.S. Space Command Headquarters

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Jan. 13, 2021) – The following is a statement from the Redstone Regional Alliance and Huntsville/Madison County Chamber, […]
January 11, 2021

PPP Round 2 Portal is Open; Learn more in our Jan. 19 Zoom Meeting

Join us on Tuesday, Jan. 19 on our monthly Zoom call with membership. You'll hear from Roderick Perkins, SBA Lead Lender of Relations & Economic Development, about the second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). We have updates on what you should prepare now for your application.
January 4, 2021

Movers & Shakers – January 2021

Read about promotions, new hires, and recognition of talent in our member companies. We feature these six months per year: […]