Category: Press Release

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

Bristol Bay Native Corporation acquires Panhandle Power Solutions, LLC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2019 CONTACT Nancy Schierhorn, Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Development Officer (907) 278-3602 or nschierhorn@bbnc.net Bristol Bay Native Corporation acquires Panhandle Power Solutions, LLC Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce its acquisition of Panhandle Power Solutions, LLC, a construction management and services company based in Destin, FL,…Read More

Peter Kaiser Wins BBNC Fish First Iditarod Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2019 Peter Kaiser Wins BBNC Fish First Iditarod Award Anchorage, AK – Iditarod musher Peter Kaiser received the Bristol Bay Native Corporation Fish First Award as the first to reach the Kaltag checkpoint in the 2019 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Kaiser arrived in Kaltag at approximately 4:48 p.m. on…Read More

BBNC to acquire Environmental Resource Solutions, Inc.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 12, 2018 CONTACT Nancy Schierhorn, BBNC Executive Vice President, Chief Development Officer(907) 278-3602 or nschierhorn@bbnc.net Bristol Bay Native Corporation to acquire Environmental Resource Solutions, Inc. Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce it has entered into a stock purchase agreement to acquire Environmental Resource Solutions, Inc. (ERS),headquartered in Jacksonville, FL. ERS…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation and Choggiung Ltd. announce groundbreaking partnership

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2018 CONTACT Carmell Engebretson, Bristol Bay Native Corporation, Communications Manager 907-278-3602 or cengebretson@bbnc.net Cameron Poindexter, Choggiung Ltd., President and Chief Executive Officer 907-843-2688 or cameron@choggiung.com Bristol Bay Native Corporation and Choggiung Ltd. announce groundbreaking partnership  Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC), an Alaska Native regional corporation, and Choggiung Ltd. (Choggiung),…Read More

First Quantum Makes the Right Decision to Exit Pebble Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2018 CONTACT Dan Cheyette, Vice President, Lands & Natural Resources dcheyette@bbnc.net or (907) 278-3602 BBNC: First Quantum makes the right decision to exit Pebble project Pebble Mine would risk billions in economic impact and 20,000 American jobs. Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) praised First Quantum Minerals (FM)…Read More