AERN Presents Poster Sessions
AERN and C3 of Northwest Alabama Economic Development Alliance provided a booth with informational materials on starting and growing a business at the City of Hamilton's State of the City event on June 18. This networking event was attended by approximately 250 citizens interested in learning about local resources and how the area agencies can assist in improving the quality of life in Hamilton and Marion County. On June 20, AERN attended the Manufacturing Business and Industry Seminar at Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa to present a poster session on business resources available at local AERN centers in nineteen partner counties. Entrepreneurs from all areas of Alabama attended the seminar to learn ways to take advantage of resources offered by The University of Alabama, Auburn University, the Alabama Community College System and economic development agencies on workforce training and the latest technology trends.