… The panel delved into resources in Birmingham like the Alabama Capital Network, the Alabama Futures Fund and pitch competitions and trends of Birmingham investors. Multiple panelists stated they moved to Birmingham from various locations because of the myriad of resources offered here, including Wesson, who moved from New York City to start Deft Dynamics.
“We made that decision consciously,” Wesson said. “Birmingham is the perfect sized city. The cost of living and quality of life – selling that makes people relocate here.”