We would like to especially thank the following sponsors for their support of our efforts:

 Arlington Capital Advisors

Arlington Capital Advisors is a premier boutique investment bank focused on delivering successful results to our clients. Our financial professionals provide unbiased, strategic, qualified and technically sound advice to middle-market business owners on mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations, raising capital and other corporate finance matters.

Blackwater Resources

Blackwater Real Estate is a privately held, full service real estate development company based in Vestavia. Blackwater specializes in ground-up development of large shopping centers and grocery stores, but also acquires and redevelops Malls and other property types in Alabama and across the Southeast and Mid Atlantic regions. Blackwater has over 3 million square feet of projects under management and development in 2018, and continues to expand with the recent opening of Publix in Patchwork Farms and Homestead Village in Trussville, and a future Publix starting in Liberty Park by the end of 2018.

Industrial Scrap Processors

Industrial Scrap Processors is a metal recycling company in Bessemer, AL. It was formed in
1983 by Fred Godbehere along with his son Freddy and daughter Rubye.  The busininess is now in its 3rd generation serving the industrial metal recycling needs of small businesses as well as Fortune 500 companies.  Our mission is to create value for our customers through safe, knowledgeable and cost effective services.


logo_infomediaInfomedia offers a variety of services from web development and e-commerce to web marketing and digital consulting. Having developed more than one thousand websites, Infomedia offers custom on-line solutions for clients in a wide range of industries including retail, real estate, construction, professional services and transportation.

ML Griffith CPA

ML Griffith CPA takes a different approach to providing traditional accounting services by
looking beyond meeting compliance requirements and offering creative strategies to help you build and preserve wealth. Whether you are looking for tax saving opportunities on your personal 1040 or in need of business advisory services to help your business defer income, expand operations into new states, or better analyze your operations with ratio analysis and budgeting, we are here to help with all your accounting and advisory needs.

Ken Azar Northwestern Mutual

Backed by the strength of Northwestern Mutual, Ken Azar’s team will provide you with a balanced approach to achieving your goal of financial security, assuring that your intentions have been understood and your needs are being addressed. And when it comes to implementing solutions, the full capabilities of Northwestern Mutual are leveraged to provide you with exclusive access to a comprehensive variety of products and services.

Lawton Real Estate, RE/MAX Over the Mountain

Serving the greater area of Birmingham, AL, George Lawton works hard to provide his clients with the most positive real estate experience possible.  Whether you are buying or selling your primary residence, a second home, or relocating to a new neighborhood, George can help make your home ownership dreams come true.

Russell Building Company

Russell Building Company is Birmingham, Alabama’s premier custom home builder. Specializing in custom homes and remodels in Mountain Brook, Vestavia, Cahaba Heights, Homewood and Birmingham, AL. Russell Building Co. also provides full service remodeling services to our clients. From window replacement, kitchen upgrades, or room additions, and everything in-between.

Wayne’s Environmental Services

Make it Beautiful. Whether you’re dreaming of a modern outdoor kitchen or fireplace, or simply looking to freshen your curb appeal with new flower beds, our team of horticulture professionals can design, install and maintain a landscape that will make your neighbors green with envy, affordably and always on time.


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