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Date/Time

Date – 5/29/2015

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Location:

Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa

Additional Details

Dress: Cocktail Attire

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The Power of Service

The Yellowhammer Power & Influence 50 is an annual list of the most powerful and influential players in Alabama politics and business, from elected officials and governmental affairs pros to CEO’s and economic development heavyweights.
Each year, Yellowhammer’s team gathers feedback from a myriad of Alabama political insiders to help assemble the list. The Power & Influence 50 comes down to who in Alabama can turn their ideas into reality — the men and women who shape the state.
The Power of Service event will honor the men and women on the list who have leveraged their stature to make a positive impact on the state.

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HOST:

Meteorologist and Alabama legend James Spann

ELECTED OFFICIALS, INCLUDING:

Governor, Robert Bentley

Rep. Martha Roby

Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey

Congressman Robert Aderholt

Congressman Gary Palmer

House Speaker Mike Hubbard

Senate Rules Chairman Jabo Waggoner

Senate Budget Chairman Trip Pittman

House Budget Chairman Bill Poole

And dozens more…

TALK SHOW COMMENTATORS:

Rick Burgess

Matt Murphy

Cliff Sims

AND A WHO’S WHO OF ALABAMA BUSINESS HEAVYWEIGHTS

MUSIC:

Act of Congress

Act of Congress is consistently voted one of the “must see live acts of Alabama.” The band has performed throughout the US and in countries including Thailand, Oman, Palau, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Philippines, Timor Leste, and Bali. They recently returned from their third tour as U.S. Cultural Ambassadors, led by the U.S. State Department. Dave Higgs of NPR calls AOC “one of the freshest sounding, exuberant bands in all of the known acoustic universe.”

MENU:

Passed Hors d’ouevres:

– four cheese macaroni bites

– cream cheese and artichoke tart

– filet and lobster crostini with horseradish cream

– tomato mozzarella skewers

– crab and avocado wonton

Stations:

– all natural beef tenderloin carving station

– shrimp and grits station with array of toppings

THE POWER OF SERVICE AWARD:

Two of this years nominees will be awarded the Power of Service Award.