Category: Press Release

Bristol Bay Native Corporation Celebrates Successful Virtual Annual Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 13, 2021 Bristol Bay Native Corporation Celebrates Successful Virtual Annual Meeting Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) completed its virtual annual meeting on Saturday, October 2, 2021, capping off a successful fiscal year by paying over $32 million in shareholder distribution payments, continuing to offer employment and training to…Read More

Visit the BBNC Shareholder-Owned Business Directory

BBNC is excited to announce the new Shareholder-Owned Business Directory, a one-stop resource to find the broad range of businesses owned by BBNC shareholders, spouses, and descendants in Bristol Bay and beyond. This new project will allow shareholders, Alaskans, and visitors from around the world to browse, support, and hear the stories of these creative…Read More

September 20-24 is Bristol Bay Salmon Week in Washington, D.C.

September 20-24 is Bristol Bay Salmon Week in Washington, D.C. Wild sockeye salmon from Bristol Bay, Alaska will be on the menu in restaurants across the district from September 20-24 September 20, 2021 WASHINGTON – From September 20-24, 12 restaurants across 15 locations in the Washington, D.C. area will feature wild sockeye salmon from Bristol…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation launches Shareholder-Owned Business Directory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 16, 2021 Media Contact: Charles Fedullo, Strategies 36 (907) 388-8055, charlesf@strategies360.com Bristol Bay Native Corporation launches Shareholder-Owned Business Directory Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) has launched a new Shareholder-Owned Business Directory, a one-stop resource to find the broad range of businesses owned by BBNC shareholders, spouses, and descendants….Read More

BBNC Applauds EPA’s Decision to Reinitiate a Bristol Bay Clean Water Act Determination

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2021 CONTACT: Daniel Cheyette Vice President, Lands and Natural Resources dcheyette@bbnc.net or 907-265-7855  BBNC Applauds EPA’s Decision to Reinitiate a Bristol Bay Clean Water Act Determination ANCHORAGE, AK – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it would reinstate the process of making a Clean Water Act determination for certain…Read More

New Partnership Will Highlight Nutritional Benefits of Bristol Bay Salmon to Babies and Toddlers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 10, 2021 Media Contacts: Lilani Dunn, BBRSDA (907) 677-2371 or lilani@bbrsda.com Chanda File, Strategies 360 (907) 770-5600 or chandaf@strategies360.com New Partnership Will Highlight Nutritional Benefits of Bristol Bay Salmon to Babies and Toddlers  Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC), Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association (BBRSDA), and Bambino’s Baby…Read More

Bristol Bay Development Fund Congratulates Path to Prosperity Business Competition Awardees

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2021 CONTACT Cindy Mittlestadt, Bristol Bay Development Fund Manager cmittlestadt@bbnc.net or (907) 301-0504 Bristol Bay Development Fund Congratulates Path to Prosperity Business Competition Awardees Competition supports Bristol Bay’s economy by boosting emerging businesses and entrepreneurs Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Development Fund (BBDF), a subsidiary of Bristol Bay Native Corporation…Read More

Aaron Burmeister Wins 2021 BBNC Fish First Iditarod Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 2021 Aaron Burmeister Wins 2021 BBNC Fish First Iditarod Award Anchorage, AK – Iditarod musher Aaron Burmeister received the Bristol Bay Native Corporation Fish First Award as the first to reach the Rohn checkpoint on the return route in the 2021 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Burmeister arrived in Rohn at approximately 4:26…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation acquires Herman Construction Group

Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce its acquisition of Herman Construction Group, Inc., a leading design-build contractor headquartered in Escondido, Calif. The company will join BBNC’s construction business line under the SES Group. Herman Construction Group, Inc. was founded in 2009 and has earned a reputation for its commitment to quality construction…Read More

Bristol Bay Development Fund Announces the 2020 Path to Prosperity Competition Finalists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 20, 2020 Bristol Bay Development Fund Announces the 2020 Path to Prosperity Competition Finalists Bristol Bay Development Fund (BBDF), a subsidiary of Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC), has selected 11 finalists for its second Path to Prosperity (P2P) business development competition. The finalists were chosen out of 23 applications and will…Read More