MONTGOMERY, Alabama — Manufacture Alabama, a trade association representing manufacturers across the state, honored Secretary of Commerce Greg Canfield with its first “Friend of the Industry” award on Tuesday.
Manufacture Alabama created the award to recognize public officials, community leaders, and industry representatives for outstanding work that benefits all aspects of the needs of manufacturers. The award was presented at the group’s annual Legislative Reception and Dinner.
“Secretary Canfield’s commitment to the manufacturing industry in Alabama and his leadership which results in quality, good-paying jobs embodies what this award is all about,” said George Clark, president of Manufacture Alabama.
“His achievements have contributed to a countless number of Alabamians, setting the standard for future growth and economic opportunities across the state.”