About Us

The Alabama Beverage Licensees Association is a non-profit trade organization representing package stores, restaurants, and bars throughout Alabama.

The ABLA is dedicated to serving the needs of the retailers licensed to serve beverage alcohol in the State of Alabama. The association provides services in legislative and government relations, legal information, and education. We also promote the industry on behalf of our members.

ABLA is a Proud Member of our National Affiliate

The American Beverage Licensees

American Beverage Licensees is the preeminent national trade association for retail beverage alcohol license holders across the United States. ABL focuses on the interests of beverage alcohol retailers before Congress in a national setting and its members are comprised of on/off-premise retailers. These retailers are organized through state beverage licensee associations, which in turn hold affiliate membership in ABL.

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Brandon Owens

ABLA Executive Director
Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Jim Hurston

ABLA President
Stage Coach Package
Phenix City, Alabama

Roshan Patel

ABLA Vice President
C-Mart Spirits
Northport, Alabama

Bobby Greenawalt

ABLA Treasurer
ABL Vice President
B&B Beverage Management
Auburn, Alabama

Become a Member and Make an Impact!

Invest in your company by joining the ABLA! Our lobbying efforts protect your rights and represent your voice to the ABC Board, Congress, and the Community. All of this for only $11 per month!

See our membership options and discounts below.

ABLA Membership (Monthly)

$11.00 per Month

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ABLA Membership (Annual)

$120.00 per Year ($12 Savings)

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Help ABLA Fight for your Rights!

Year after year ABLA focuses on protecting the rights of beverage licensees, which includes correspondence with members of congress, both state and federal, in person testimony at ABC Board meetings and Congressional meetings, and more. This comes at a cost, but a worthy cost. Any additional contribution to our cause is greatly appreciated!