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Annual Meeting Online

The 2019 annual meeting will be broadcast live online on October 5. Beginning at 10:00 a.m., shareholders can follow the business of the meeting after logging on the BBNC website through a broadband or dial-up Internet connection. Follow these steps: Direct your web browser to www.bbnc.net Click on the link for “2019 Annual Meeting Live”…Read More

2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders & Career Fair

Bristol Bay Native Corporation will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Anchorage, Alaska, on Saturday, October 5, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at the Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage, Alaska. Registration will be open from 8:00-11:00 a.m. Shareholders will hear a report from BBNC’s management team, elect four directors who will serve three-year…Read More

Two Ways to Win Cash!

Shareholders who have a direct deposit and/or a stock will on file that has been updated within the last five years are entered into quarterly prize drawings. The next deadline is November 15! Fall Direct Deposit Winners: $500 – Kortney Johnson $250 – Sophie Walcott $250 – Natasha S. Anderson $250 – Ginger D. Telles…Read More

BBNC Holds Annual Alaska Wild Salmon Day Celebration

Bristol Bay Native Corporation held its fourth annual Alaska Wild Salmon Day Celebration in Anchorage, where roughly 500 shareholders enjoyed wild Bristol Bay salmon for lunch. Thank you to everyone who made it out to celebrate with us; we look forward to celebrating wild salmon for many years to come!

Letter from the President

Fall is right around the corner, and with the change of seasons we see age-old traditions return to Bristol Bay, and new opportunities for connection and action come into focus. On behalf of BBNC, I’d like to recognize everyone impacted by the recent wildfires near Levelock, Port Heiden, Naknek/King Salmon, and the water shortage in…Read More

Alaska Counts 2020 Census

Beginning in January 2020, the Census Bureau will begin inviting Alaskans in villages and rural Alaska communities to respond to the census. This once-a-decade population count is used as the basis for distributing more than $800 billion in federal funds annually to states, boroughs, and communities to support resources such as schools, hospitals, roads, fire…Read More

Sharing Native Culture Through Art

Artist and BBNC shareholder Peter Lind Jr. understands the power that art has to educate and influence younger generations. As a boy, he watched his father create pieces rooted in Native culture—an experience that inspired him to forge his own artistic path. Peter was born in Dillingham, grew up in Pilot Point and Naknek, and…Read More

VOTE YOUR 2019 PROXY!

Annual report and proxy packets were mailed to BBNC shareholders on August 14, 2019. The 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 10:00 at the Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center. Registration will be open from 8-11 a.m. In order to have a successful shareholders’ meeting, BBNC must have…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

Statement from Jason Metrokin regarding EPA’s decision to withdraw the Proposed Determination for Bristol Bay

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30, 2019 CONTACT Daniel Cheyette, Vice President, Land & Natural Resources (907) 278-3602 or dcheyette@bbnc.net Statement from Jason Metrokin regarding EPA’s decision to withdraw the Proposed Determination for Bristol Bay Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) President and Chief Executive Officer Jason Metrokin released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s…Read More