MONTGOMERY, Alabama – Jeremy Nails of Morgan County was named the recipient of the David R. Echols Distinguished Service Award, the top honor for economic development professionals in Alabama.
Nails, president and CEO of the Morgan County Economic Development Association, was selected by the Alabama Department of Commerce for the award that is presented annually at the Economic Development Association of Alabama winter conference.
It is given in honor of David Echols, a senior project manager at the Department of Commerce who set a high standard for economic development in the state. Honorees demonstrate the highest ideals of professionalism and character.
Nails said he was honored to be chosen.