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Command Alkon’s Emily Branum Recognized As One of Birmingham Business Journal’s Women to Watch

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Emily Branum

Emily Branum, Chief Strategy and Legal Officer at Command Alkon, has been named a one of the Birmingham Business Journal's Women to Watch for 2020.
Emily Branum, Chief Strategy and Legal Officer at Command Alkon, has been named a one of the Birmingham Business Journal’s Women to Watch for 2020.
Emily Branum, Chief Strategy and Legal Officer at Command Alkon, has been named a one of the Birmingham Business Journal’s Women to Watch for 2020.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Command Alkon, provider of the leading supplier collaboration platform for construction’s heavy work, announces that Emily Branum, Chief Strategy and Legal Officer at Command Alkon, was chosen as one of Birmingham Business Journal’s Women to Watch for 2020. This honorary list is comprised of record-breaking women who serve as key leaders in their companies or organizations. Additionally, this recognition highlights women who show potential to shape the future of Birmingham’s business world, and

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Curbs on wedding receptions could be on way for Birmingham and Black Country

Speculation is mounting that restrictions – and possibly even a total ban – on wedding receptions could be on their way to Birmingham and the Black Country.

Local leaders have identified after-wedding parties as a problem area that is driving up cases between families and friends.

Birmingham’s council leader Cllr Ian Ward said cases transmitted through the hospitality sector – in pubs, restaurants and cafes – was minimal.

“Exposures through eating out, hospitality and entertainment account for just 2% of contacts (of positive cases),” he said on Friday.

“If there is an issue it appears to be celebrations, particularly wedding receptions, where people cannot resist the urge to congratulate the bride and groom, and when that happens and hands are shaken we see transmission of the virus.”

We understand that message has been hammered with government officials during discussions about restrictions on

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