The 5th annual Wiregrass Economic Forum brought together city and business leaders.
The event was to raise awareness about upcoming developments and their affect on the economy.
As Dothan renovates its downtown, job growth is on the minds of many.
"Dothan is serious when we talk about bringing in jobs, we are serious about improving our economy we are serious about working with the community and the surrounding regions to make sure we are the mecca of jobs and growth in Alabama" says Jansen Tidmore, Executive Director of Dothan Downtown Redevelopment Authority.
The guest speaker of the event was Jimmy Rane, President and CEO of Yella Fella.