Our Corporation

“Land is the gift of our ancestors and the guarantee of our right to continue our subsistence lifestyle. Land is the heart of our culture. Without land, we are nothing.”

– Harvey Samuelsen 1926 – 2004

BBNC came into being as a for-profit corporation after the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act was signed into law in 1971. BBNC’s founders leveraged their reverence for the land and culture of the Bristol Bay region to create a diversified enterprise that, once it began, has never stopped contributing to Alaska’s economy.

Navigating the COVID-19 Pandemic

BBNC and Katmai Air employees loading COVID-19 supplies for Bristol Bay communities As we move into another month of what has surely been an unprecedented moment for Bristol…Read More

Corporate News

View all news

Upcoming Events

  1. November 26, 2020

    Thanksgiving Holiday, BBNC Office Closed

  2. December 2, 2020

    WOW Wednesday: Job Search Strategies

    Join BBNC for World of Work (WOW) Wednesdays! Weekly virtual gatherings to learn tips and…Read More

  3. December 3, 2020

    CANCELLED: 2020 Bristol Bay Leadership Forum

    BBNC is sorry to report that due to COVID-19, the 2020 Bristol Bay Leadership Forum…Read More