‘Damn Yankee’ pioneer of Birmingham downtown revival shares how city overcame race fears to rebound (via al.com)

articleSouthpace Principal John Lauriello¬†was recently highlighted in an article by Roy S. Johnson with al.com, taking an in-depth look at Birmingham’s revitalization and growth in recent years, as well as a look at John and Southpace’s direct involvement and efforts in pursuit of that goal. John provides some excellent insight into the history of the redevelopment and re-invigoration of downtown Birmingham, as well as some of his thoughts on what must be done¬†to encourage future growth and development. Read the full article here!