See Why the Magic City is the Ideal Place for Your Startup While California used to be a startup’s dream, you no longer have to go to Silicon Valley to find the besttech business scene. Here in Birmingham, Alabama, tech companies are thriving, with support from cityleaders and business innovators dedicated to growing an ecosystem…
(Birmingham, AL) – (DECEMBER 13, 2022) –– Local entrepreneur and fundraising executive Maria Underwood has been named the new President of Birmingham Bound, the non-profit organization dedicated to growing the local tech ecosystem in Birmingham, AL. Throughout her career, Underwood has served as an executive for both local and international nonprofit organizations, including Vital Voices…
Birmingham Bound, founded to make Birmingham the place to grow and scale a tech company, today welcomed Fetch Rewards, America’s No. 1 rewards app, to the Birmingham tech community. The move by Fetch will bring approximately 200 jobs and more than $1 million in investment to create its new office and customer-support hub. A unicorn…
Birmingham Bound, founded to make Birmingham the place to grow and scale a tech company, today announced it plans to transition to a nonprofit with 501(c)(3) status. It will operate independently from Shipt, where it launched in 2018. Birmingham Bound established a board of directors that includes members of Birmingham’s tech, business, and civic community….
Are you ready to ignite your passion for culture and entertainment, all while sampling some of Birmingham’s best features and hearing from some of the Magic City’s startup founders. Mark your calendars for an unforgettable experience at SXSW, where Birmingham Bound is set to dazzle attendees with an event that promises to be the highlight…
Sequense: A Birmingham Bound Success Story Birmingham Bound is an exciting, multifaceted initiative designed to foster the growth of the tech ecosystem and startup community in Birmingham, Alabama. The enterprise supports promising tech company seeds, promotes these businesses within specific sectors, and showcases Birmingham as an attractive destination for startups. This collaborative effort involves tech…
WineView, an early-stage company building an innovative augmented reality app, has chosen Birmingham to be their headquarters.
Two of Shipshape’s founders grew up in Birmingham and are excited to open an office in the same city where their grandfather was a successful entrepreneur.
Birmingham Black Techies is gearing up to host their first virtual conference, Black Tech Takeover, next week from February 3-5th.
Ian Hoppe, CEO of Con.doit, gives us the scoop on what being a part of the inaugural Techstars cohort was like.
Want to learn more about the accelerators and incubator programs in Birmingham’s tech startup community? Start here.
Prior to Covid-19, one of the most notable trends in the Magic City was outside technology and innovation companies expressing an interest in growing their presence in metro Birmingham.
Britney Summerville, Chris Moody, and Brad Feld discussed the essential elements of a vibrant startup community like Birmingham.
Part two of three of our LocAL series: Simpeo is a game-changer for their customers’ happiness and supporting other Birmingham companies.
A few weeks ago, Shipt celebrated virtually when our logo officially lit up the top of downtown Birmingham’s tallest building. Now, a tech company is beaming alongside some of the most influential companies in Alabama.
True Load Time is a Greenville, SC, based company that is developing a web and mobile platform for the transportation & logistics sector to address the billion-dollar truckload detention issue.
It’s easy to see why Britney is the inaugural presenter. From serving on the boards of REV Birmingham and Tech Birmingham, to serving as the Vice President of Community Engagement at Shipt, Britney’s resume is impressive.
Startups and small businesses, read here for information on relief loans, upcoming events and webinars, and additional resources to stay informed about COVID-19.
Please review this list for how you can support Birmingham small businesses during this difficult time. Together we are #BHAMSTRONG
What makes Birmingham a great place to do business? There are no better people to ask than founders and team members of Birmingham Bound partner companies. Read what 4 members of these companies had to say.
“What [Birmingham’s] success proves is with the right support system, the right investments and the right partners, any city can build a thriving ecosystem.”
Matt Pierce, Founder and CEO of Immediate, is on a mission to improve the health of millions of workers’ lives; their financial health, that is.
Are you new to Birmingham and want to get plugged into the startup & tech ecosystem? These events are a great way to get started!
For the majority of this year, we have been hustling to get tech companies to Birmingham. In November, we were able to put our ear to the ground and listen to what the Birmingham tech ecosystem needs.