Category: Press Release

Iditarod Musher Jessie Royer Wins 2020 BBNC Fish First Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2020 Anchorage, AK – Iditarod musher Jessie Royer received the Bristol Bay Native Corporation Fish First Award as the first to reach the Kaltag checkpoint in the 2020 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Royer arrived in Kaltag at approximately 3:18 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, with 13 dogs. BBNC will present her with the 2020…Read More

PetroCard Inc. Acquires Masco Petroleum

PetroCard Inc. Acquires Masco Petroleum Combination offers greater convenience for customers & diversifies PetroCard’s services KENT, Wash. (March 1, 2020) PetroCard Inc, a commercial fuel distributor headquartered in Kent, Wash., announced today that it has acquired the assets of Masco Petroleum, a family-owned fuel and lubricant distributor serving Western Washington since 1999 from its headquarters in Aberdeen, Wash.. In addition to…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation Announces Leadership for Bristol Bay Seafood Investments, LLC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2020 CONTACT: Taylor Bickford (907) 227-9718, taylorb@strategies360.com Bristol Bay Native Corporation Announces Leadership for Bristol Bay Seafood Investments, LLC Anchorage, AK— As part of its new investment into Alaska’s seafood industry, Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) has hired Amy Humphreys as President and CEO and BBNC shareholder Everette Anderson as…Read More

State of Alaska to offer its first mobile DMV in Bristol Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2020 FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT Martha Anelon, Workforce Development Specialist 907.278.3602 or manelon@bbnc.net State of Alaska to offer its first mobile DMV in Bristol Bay Anchorage, AK— After a year of partnership and coordination, the State of Alaska Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) are…Read More

BBNC acquires GC&E Systems Group

Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce its acquisition of Atlanta-based GC&E Systems Group, an enterprise communications technology and security solutions company. The company will join BBNC’s Government Services Group. GC&E Systems Group provides innovative, cost effective, technology-based solutions to the federal, state, and local government, as well as the commercial market. Their…Read More

BBNC Applauds Senator Murkowski for Using Appropriations Power to Protect Bristol Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2019 CONTACT Dan Cheyette, Vice President, Lands and Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 BBNC Applauds Senator Murkowski for Using Appropriations Power to Protect Bristol Bay Senator Murkowski leads effort to demand the Army Corps respond to data gaps in Pebble DEIS ANCHORAGE, AK – Today, Senator Lisa Murkowski followed through on…Read More

Bristol Bay Wild Salmon Celebrated in Washington, D.C.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2019 Bristol Bay Wild Salmon Celebrated in Washington, D.C. BBNC celebrates Bristol Bay sockeye, honors its supporters in the nation’s capital WASHINGTON, D.C. – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) and other Bristol Bay partners once again celebrated–and served–wild Bristol Bay salmon in the nation’s capital with its third annual Bristol…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation To Acquire Blue North Fisheries and Clipper Seafoods

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2019 CONTACT Taylor Bickford (907) 227-9718, taylorb@strategies360.com Bristol Bay Native Corporation To Acquire Blue North Fisheries and Clipper Seafoods Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce the pending acquisition of Blue North Fisheries and Clipper Seafoods, two leading operators in the sustainably-managed freezer longline cod sector of the…Read More

BBNC Celebrates Alaska Wild Salmon Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 9, 2019 BBNC Celebrates Alaska Wild Salmon Day Saturday, August 10 marks the fourth annual Alaska Wild Salmon Day, a state holiday celebrating the enormous bounty of wild chinook, sockeye, coho, chum, and pink salmon Alaskans harvest each year. Jason Metrokin, president and chief executive officer of Bristol Bay Native Corporation…Read More

BAF Assumes Delta Western Operations in Dillingham & Naknek

Bristol Alliance Fuels Assumes Delta Western Operations in Dillingham and Naknek Move Will Create Lower Fuel Costs and More In-Region Jobs Media Contact: Bob Cox, President and CEO Bristol Alliance Fuels 907 229 6395 or Bob.Cox@bbindustrial.com Dillingham, AK — In a long-term agreement that will help foster sustainable economic growth in the Bristol Bay Region,…Read More