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GMT Training for Shareholders Held in King Salmon

Months ago, when BBNC’s Shareholder Development Manager Carol Wren put her head together with members of the Shareholder Development team at BBNC and its industrial service companies to devise a plan for a General Maintenance Technician training, they had a distinct goal in mind. “We’re not training just to train,” she said. “We’re training to put…Read More

Letter from the President, Summer 2016

The summer months are upon us at last. The days are getting longer, temperatures are warming, and many of you are busily preparing for the subsistence activities that define summertime in Bristol Bay. Something about the lengthening days instills a sense of optimism and momentum. Every year at this time I appreciate this opportunity to…Read More

New BBNC Website Launched

BBNC recently launched a completely redesigned and updated website. The new mobile-friendly site was designed with our shareholders top of mind, calling more attention to featured news stories, deadline reminders, and upcoming events. To explore the site, visit www.bbnc.net. Click on the Sections menu in the upper left corner to begin exploring. You can find…Read More

BBNC Sponsors Shareholders to Attend Leadership Summit

BBNC shareholders Cody Kapotak and Charlee Millett were sponsored by BBNC to attend the American Indian Science and Engineering Society’s (AISES) Leadership Summit held on April 14–16, 2016, in Rochester, MN. The summit is designed for professionals and college students to connect, participate, and attend professional development workshops. Michelle Fletcher, a BBNC shareholder and BBNC’s…Read More

2016 Shareholder of the Year Nominations

During the annual meeting, we will announce the names of three shareholders who will be honored as a BBNC Elder of the Year, BBNC Citizen of the Year, and BBNC Student of the Year. Nominations may be made by individuals or organizations. Nomination forms will be mailed to shareholder households and available on the BBNC…Read More

2016 BBNC Board Slate Selected

The BBNC Nominating Committee (Melvin C. Brown, Karl Hill, and Russell Nelson) reviewed all BBNC Board of Director applications, conducted interviews and made recommendations for four seats to the full Board. Each year, four positions on the BBNC Board of Directors are up for election. This year ten BBNC shareholders submitted complete applications. The BBNC…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation Announces Purchase of Katmailand, Inc.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 31, 2016 CONTACT: Jason Metrokin, President and CEO, jmetrokin@bbnc.net Carmell Engebretson, Communications Specialist, cengebretson@bbnc.net (907) 278-3602 Bristol Bay Native Corporation Announces Purchase of Katmailand, Inc. Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) today finalized the purchase of Katmailand, Inc. (Katmailand) and its associated assets and operations located in Anchorage and King…Read More

Bristol Bay Native Corporation Announces Intent to Purchase Katmailand, Inc.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 19, 2016 Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce our intent to purchase Katmailand, Inc. (Katmailand) and its associated assets and operations located in Anchorage and King Salmon, Alaska, as well as within Katmai National Park. BBNC anticipates acquisitions will be completed on May 31, 2016….Read More

Connecting Alaska Natives to Opportunity

Growing up in the village of Togiak in southwest Alaska, BBNC shareholder Arlen Ayojiak knew the isolation that so many rural young people feel. As much as Ayojiak cherished his village life, he hungered for connection to the larger world, which the World Wide Web—then in its infancy—provided. A natural at technology, he began building…Read More

CCI Mechanical, LLC Enters SBA 8(a) Program

Duncan Morrison, President and CEO of CCI Mechanical, LLC (CCI-M), is proud to announce that CCI-M entered the Small Business Administration’s 8(a) program. Now federal agencies and other prime contractors in the Florida Panhandle region have a new cost effective contracting tool in their toolbox to execute mechanical services while also meeting their Small Disadvantaged Business…Read More