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Southern Auto Manufacturers Alliance taps Sec. Canfield for Hall of Fame

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — The Southern Automotive Manufacturers Alliance (SAMA), an organization representing one of the region’s most dynamic growth industries, today announced that Alabama Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield has been named to the SAMA Hall of Fame.

Secretary Canfield, a key figure in the expansion of Alabama’s auto industry over the past decade, received the honor on the final day of the 2021 Southern Automotive Conference at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex. SAC, now in its 14th year, is the premier regional industry event.

“Greg won this award because of his tremendous support of the Southern automotive industry,” said Ron Davis, president of the Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association.

“Greg’s leadership has advanced not only the automotive industry in Alabama, but also that in the entire Southern region, and the country.  He is regarded as a thought leader in the automotive manufacturing industry, both domestically and internationally.”

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Southern Automotive Conference shines spotlight on Alabama auto growth

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