Category: Corporate

Alaska Wild Salmon Celebrated in the Nation’s Capital

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2017   Alaska Wild Salmon Celebrated in the Nation’s Capital Senators Murkowski and Sullivan introduce a resolution establishing September as “Alaska Wild Salmon Month;” honored with “Fish First” awards at reception WASHINGTON, DC – Alaska Wild Salmon was on the menu and on the Congressional agenda this week in Washington,…Read More

Statement on EPA’s Announcement it will Begin Process to Withdraw Proposed Protections for Bristol Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 11, 2017 CONTACT: Dan Cheyette, Vice President, Associate General Counsel, Bristol Bay Native Corporation (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net BBNC statement on EPA’s announcement that it will begin process to withdraw proposed protections for Bristol Bay ANCHORAGE, AK – Jason Metrokin, CEO of Bristol Bay Native Corporation, made the following statement after…Read More

Statement from Joseph Chythlook on Kimberly Williams stepping down from Pebble Limited Partnership’s Advisory Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 21, 2017 Statement from Joseph L. Chythlook, BBNC Chairman of the Board, on Kimberly Williams stepping down from Pebble Limited Partnership’s Advisory Committee: “Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) Board Member Kimberly Williams has resigned from the Pebble Limited Partnership’s (PLP) Pebble Advisory Committee that formed last month. The Bristol Bay region…Read More

BBNC responds to PLP and AES Regulatory and Technical Services agreement

June 13, 2017 BBNC responds to PLP and AES Regulatory and Technical Services agreement Anchorage, AK— Today’s announcement from the Pebble Limited Partnership (PLP) regarding its engagement agreement with AES Regulatory and Technical Services (a division of ASRC Energy Services) is another unfortunate example of PLP’s efforts to misrepresent the opinions of the people of…Read More

Daniel P. Seybert announces resignation from BBNC Board of Directors

Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) Board Member Daniel P. Seybert announced today that he will be stepping down from service on the BBNC Board of Directors effective immediately, citing personal reasons. “Danny Seybert has been a valued member of the BBNC board of directors,” said Joseph L. Chythlook, BBNC Board Chairman. “We appreciate his many…Read More

BBNC Very Disappointed in EPA, Trump Administration’s Pebble Mine Settlement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MAY 12, 2017 CONTACT Dan Cheyette, Vice President/Associate General Counsel, BBNC (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net BBNC Very Disappointed in EPA, Trump Administration’s Pebble Mine Settlement ANCHORAGE, AK – Jason Metrokin, CEO of Bristol Bay Native Corporation, issued the following statement regarding the EPA’s announced settlement with Northern Dynasty Minerals related to the agency’s…Read More

BBNC Seeking Applicants for Management Positions

Bristol Bay Native Corporation is seeking applications to fill two positions in its corporate office: Director of Corporate Development/Sr. Analyst, and Bristol Bay Development Fund Manager. Click on each job title above to read the full job descriptions and apply online. These positions are open until filled. If you have questions, please contact Michelle Fletcher,…Read More

Letter from the President, Spring 2017

Every year during shareholder meeting season, I travel throughout the Bristol Bay region. These trips provide me a welcome opportunity to meet with many of you face-to-face and to hear first-hand about the issues and challenges confronting our communities. Some themes are familiar—the cost of energy, securing the fishery, and Pebble Mine. These are the…Read More

Mitch Seavey Wins BBNC Fish First Iditarod Award for Second Consecutive Year

For Immediate Release March 11, 2017 Mitch Seavey Wins BBNC Fish First Iditarod Award for Second Consecutive Year Anchorage, AK – Iditarod musher Mitch Seavey received the Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) Fish First Award as the first to reach the Kaltag checkpoint in the 2017 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Seavey also won the award for arriving first…Read More