Category: Press Release

New Mobile App Aims to Promote Indigenous Bristol Bay Place Names

The newly-launched Bristol Bay Online! mobile app is aiming to increase accessibility of Native place names throughout the Bristol Bay region. Sponsored by the Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) Land Department, the resource was designed as part of its ongoing mission to collect, preserve, and promote place names rooted in the region’s Alaska Native cultures….Read More

Joel Peterson appointed as President of Bristol Wave Seafoods, LLC 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 12, 2022  Joel Peterson appointed as President of Bristol Wave Seafoods, LLC  Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) and Bristol Bay Alaska Seafoods, LLC (BBAS), are pleased to announce the appointment of Joel Peterson as President of Bristol Wave Seafoods, LLC (Bristol Wave), a subsidiary of BBAS. Peterson started his new role on January 11, 2022, working alongside David Little, who will serve as Chief Executive Officer.  Bristol Wave manages the sales…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation acquires Total Solutions, Inc.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 29, 2021 CONTACT Nancy Schierhorn, Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Development Officer (907) 278-3602 or nschierhorn@bbnc.net Bristol Bay Native Corporation acquires Total Solutions, Inc. Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce its acquisition of Total Solutions, Inc. (TSI), a full-service domestic and international professional consulting firm headquartered in Madison,…Read More

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