Thank you for your interest in investing in the Birmingham Business Alliance (BBA). Birmingham is the centerpiece of a thriving region that embraces the spirit of innovation, progress and growth. It is a community known for its unique quality of life, where strategic partnerships are forged and jobs are created, bolstering the region’s competitiveness as a desirable location for businesses to grow and prosper. As you can see, there are many valuable benefits that come with being an active investor in the BBA. When you decide to join the BBA, you are supporting the BBA and its leadership role in promoting the region’s economic development and business prosperity through four key initiatives: implementing an aggressive program for economic development; creating a unified forum for business and community leaders; enhancing the region’s national and international image to unleash its potential; and attracting and retaining a skilled workforce to meet the needs of our diverse business sectors. By becoming an investor in the BBA, I accept and endorse the mission and objectives of the BBA which includes the promotion of economic development, business growth and business retention activity within the Birmingham region. I understand that I will receive formal notice of my acceptance as an investor upon the approval of my application and that any payment made at the time of application will be returned to me if my application is rejected.