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Corporate Operations

When it comes to corporate operations, Alabama knows how to leave a lasting impression on companies looking for the perfect place to set up shop.

For eight years in a row, we’ve ranked among the top states for doing business, and earned recognition for low labor costs and workforce development initiatives. And with 11 Metropolitan Statistical Areas and a high quality of life throughout the state, this is the place to be.

Alabama offers the ideal professional environment for companies to grow and thrive, all while keeping an eye on the bottom line. By establishing headquarters operations here, corporations like Regions Financial, Encompass Health, Adtran and Vulcan Materials have lowered their overall costs of doing business and rank among some of the largest U.S. public companies.

Quick Facts

  • Area Development’s ‘Silver Shovel’ Award for economic development (2022)
  • Area Development’s No. 6 ranking in ‘Top States for Doing Business’ (2022)
  • Capped business privilege tax
  • Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail offers 468 holes of championship golf across the state
  • Alabama has 14 public four-year universities, seven with Doctoral research programs

Corporate Operations Companies

  • Alfa
  • Books-A-Million
  • Austal
  • Encompass Health
  • Protective Life
  • Regions Financial
  • Southeastern Conference (SEC)
  • BBVA Compass
  • Brasfield & Gorrie
  • Adtran
  • Intergraph Corp.
  • Vulcan Materials
  • Royal Cup Coffee
  • HOAR Construction
  • Progress Rail
  • Hibbett Sporting Goods
  • BL Harbert International
  • American Cast Iron Pipe (ACIPCO)

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