Mobile, AL (March 14, 2013) AT&T* has opened a new 4,850-square-foot retail store and Device Service Center in Mobile, AL. White-Spunner Construction (WSC) , based in Mobile, served as General Contractor, providing extensive site work that included demolition of an existing retail strip center, imported fill, and construction of new building pads for three structures. AT&T's new store, one of the three structures, is located at 3730 Airport Blvd. "We were honored to be selected for the job and to be a part of expanding business in Mobile," notes John White-Spunner, President and CEO of White-Spunner Construction. "AT&T has an excellent reputation and was a pleasure with which to work." WSC also constructed new site drainage, utilities, curb & gutter, asphalt parking areas, and site electrical for the entire development. "We are focused on making our customers' experience exceptional, and our newest retail store is another example of our commitment to Mobile," said Brenda Francis, area retail sales manager for AT&T. AT&T recently celebrated its store's grand opening with a host of special guests and highlights, including:
- Meet-and-greet and autographs with former Alabama players #31 Kelly Johnson and #11 Brandon Gibson
- A chance to win tickets and sideline passes to A-Day this spring, and an autographed football from Nick Saban
- An interactive simulator for guests to experience first-hand the dangers of texting and driving
- Chamber and other ribbon cutting officials including:
- Mobile Mayor Samuel L. Jones
- City Council President Reggie Copeland
- Alabama House of Representatives Speaker Pro Tem Victor Gaston
- State Representative Jim Barton
- State Representative Napoleon Bracy
- John White-Spunner, President/CEO of White-Spunner Construction, Inc.
- Marl Cummings, III & Marl Cummings, IV
PHOTO L-R: John White-Spunner, Marl Cummings, IV, Rep. Jim Barton, Rep. Victor Gaston, Univ. of Alabama players Kelly Johnson and Brandon Gibson, Rep. Napoleon Bracy, Mayor Sam Jones, City Council President Reggie Copeland, Marl Cummings, III, Scott Mann - AT&T Sales Director for the Gulf Coast, Mike Morse Store Manager for AT&T.