Letter from the President, Fall 2018

Fall is here, with another summer fishing season behind us. This is always a special season in Bristol Bay, from enjoying the outdoors to seeing time-honored traditions come to life in villages throughout the region. From hunting moose and caribou to berry harvesting and preserving, we are spending fall preparing for what comes next, as…Read More


Annual report and proxy packets were mailed to BBNC shareholders on August 15, 2018. The 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 10:00 at the Dillingham High School. Registration will be open from 8-11 a.m. In order to have a successful shareholders’ meeting, BBNC must have a certain…Read More

2018 Shareholder Informational Meetings

BBNC’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders will take place on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at 10 a.m., Alaska Time, in Dillingham, Alaska, at the Dillingham High School. Registration will be open from 8-11 a.m. We hope you are able to attend. If you are unable to attend the annual meeting, please consider joining BBNC at an…Read More

BBNCEF Fall Fundraising 2018

Once again, BBNCEF will host its annual fall raffle drawing. Last year, we raised close to $20,000 through this community effort. Tickets will be on sale at the BBNC informational meetings, as well as through community volunteers. Winners will be drawn at the BBNC Annual Shareholders meeting on October 6 in Dillingham. Stay tuned for…Read More

Grantee Spotlight

The Newhalen Tribal Council connected their youth with their Elders to share traditions and culture that have been passed down for generations. Children and teens in the village were taught how to fish, use fishing nets, smoke and can their catch and how to turn their berry picking finds into homemade jam! The 2017 summer…Read More

Short-Term Vocational Education Scholarship Program

BBNCEF makes awards for the Short-term Vocational Education Program (STVE) throughout the year. Congratulations to STVE scholarship awardees from mid-November 2017-mid- May 2018: Trevor O’Hara, Joshua Seidl, Wade Church, Joseph Tiede, Cassidy Balluta, Adrianne Christensen, Caleb Smith, Blinn Dull Jr., Raini Thorson, Darren Aspelund, Ingrid Ramos-Ansaknok, Peter Frost, Cameron Poindexter, Michael Kohler, Brian Apokedak Jr.,…Read More

Student Spotlight

Congratulations to Joshua Gumlickpuk! He graduated May 6 from University of Alaska Anchorage. He is now the proud owner of a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education with a Minor in Mathematics. After a well-deserved celebration in Hawaii, Josh is now spending the summer in Dillingham with his dad. The two have a long-standing tradition…Read More

Letter from the BBNC Education Foundation Executive Director

Camai, Congratulations to the class of 2018! On behalf of BBNC Education Foundation, I congratulate each scholar for their awesome achievement, and thank the many caring adults, teachers, families and communities that contributed to the success of these students. It is wonderful to witness the culmination of perseverance, hard work, and joy. We’re also excited…Read More

BBI Welcomes New Members to its Companies’ Leadership Teams

Bristol Bay Industrial, LLC (BBI), BBNC’s Industrial Services holding company, is pleased to announce the hiring of two new leaders within their family of companies. Cody Gauer was hired as president and chief executive officer of Peak Oilfield Service Company and Sean P. Thomas, PMP, RES, was hired as senior vice president, chief operating officer…Read More

Employee Spotlight: Britni Nevin

BBNC would like to start introducing employees who work for BBNC and our subsidiaries, allowing shareholders to meet the people that are working hard on their behalf! This quarter, we met with Britni Nevin, who is the Contract Administrator for Bristol Industries, LLC in Anchorage. Britni is a shareholder from Dillingham, here is what she…Read More