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Everhart is new Wells Fargo region president - 10/25/2012 5:18 pm
Baynard named vice president and in-house counsel at Denali Alaskan - 10/25/2012 5:12 pm
Oceana promotes Murray - 10/25/2012 5:06 pm
Lon Wilson qualifies for Golden Eagle Award - 10/24/2012 6:13 pm
Golder Associates Inc. welcomes 3 new hires. - 10/24/2012 6:07 pm
Alliance has new board of directors - 10/24/2012 6:02 pm
Campbell named President and CEO for Alaska Aerospace Corporation - 10/24/2012 6:00 pm
New State Park superintendent appointed - 10/24/2012 5:57 pm
Posted: October 24, 2012 - 5:04 pm
Employee Name: Dan Flodin
Event: 2012 University of Alaska Fairbanks Alumni Achievement Award winner for University Support
Background: Alyeska’s Supply Chain Management Director, Dan Flodin, has received a 2012 Alumni Achievement award from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Flodin graduated from UAF with a BBA in Finance and an MBA and has volunteered on numerous UAF boards and committees since graduating. The award will be formally presented in September.
Posted: October 24, 2012 - 5:02 pm
(FAIRBANKS, Alaska) – Two years of Jennifer Anderson’s (formerly Jennifer Eason) hard work were rewarded last month when she received the Federal Highway Administrator’s (FHWA) Public Service Award. Anderson, a transportation planner for the Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (DOT&PF), earned the honor for her contributions updating the Traffic Monitoring Guide (TMG).
Posted: October 24, 2012 - 4:59 pm
Glenn Reed, President of the Pacific Seafood Processors Association, announced today that Captain John V. O’Shea has joined PSPA as Vice President — Alaska.
Posted: October 24, 2012 - 4:50 pm
(Anchorage, AK, Sept. 28, 2012) – Long-time Southcentral Foundation (SCF) board member Charles G. Anderson has been recognized with the 2012 National Indian Health Board Area/Regional Award. This prestigious award pays tribute to Mr. Anderson for his dedication to improving Alaska Native and American Indian health care.
Posted: October 24, 2012 - 4:44 pm
Anchorage, Alaska, September 21, 2012- CH2M HILL, a company involved in consulting, design, designbuild, operations and program management is proud to announce the appointment of Josie Wilson as the new Training & Development lead for the Alaska Region.
Posted: October 24, 2012 - 4:41 pm
Glenn Spangler has joined Kautaq Construction Services, LLC as Project Manager, announced Thom Antonovich, Kautaq’s General Manager. In his role Glenn will lead a $1.2 million housing modernization project for Knik Tribal Council. The project involves upgrading homes owned by the Council and homes of tribal members living in the Mat-Su Valley.
Posted: October 24, 2012 - 4:38 pm
Janelle Keller has joined Fidelity Title Agency of Alaska. With more than 11 years in the Title Industry, she is currently working as a Title Officer.
Janelle is a lifelong Alaskan, born in Nome Alaska. Janelle enjoys spending time being active in the outdoors, hiking, biking and camping.
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:54 pm
Popular, award winning magician Eric Giliam has expanded his entertainment services to include bringing his full stage show to company parties, corporate functions and other private events.
The professional show includes backdrop curtains, sound and theatrical lighting, creating a "live stage performance" feel. The show usually lasts 30 minutes to an hour and can be performed in such venues as hotel ballrooms and banquet rooms, convention centers and other halls.
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:52 pm
(Anchorage, AK) – Joe McCullough, boating education and training coordinator with the Alaska Office of Boating Safety, recently won the National Boating Safety Educator of the Year award. He accepted the award during the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators’ annual conference held Sept. 8-12 in Mobile, Ala.
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:49 pm
Helen Jarratt, ABR, CRS, GRI, Realtor® with RE/MAX Properties in Anchorage, was named the recipient of the 2012 Realtor of the Year, awarded by the Alaska Association of Realtor.
This distinguished award is given annually to the individual who has displayed a strong sense of Realtor spirit, leadership qualities with local, state and national associations of Realtors and involvement in civic activities.
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:46 pm
The following were recently elected to serve as Officers on the 2013 Alaska Association of Realtors® Board of Directors.
President: Michael Droege, Century 21 North Homes Realty
President-Elect: Paddy Coan, Prudential Jack White Vista Real Estate
Vice President: Janice Strong, Strong Appraisals
Secretary/Treasurer: Don McKenzie, RE/MAX Properties
Past President: Joni Schneider, Heartland Realty
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:43 pm
Anchorage – Karla Capellini joins Denali Alaskan Home Loans as a Senior Loan Originator. Capellini joins a team of eight experienced loan originators located in Anchorage and the Mat-Su Valley, and will be originating loans at the both the Denali Alaskan Home Loans Wasilla office at 1981 E. Palmer-Wasilla Highway, Suite 210, and the main Denali Alaskan Home Loans office located at 471 W. 36th Avenue, Suite 110 in Anchorage.
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:16 pm
Jermain, Dunnagan & Owens, P.C. is pleased to announce Gregory J. Dudek, Susan G. Sonneborn, and Robert J. Misulich have joined the firm as associates.
Dudek, formerly of an Anchorage-based law firm, practices in the areas of labor/employment, education and general litigation.
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:02 pm
Alaska’s own Kirsten Dixon honored at UAA Celebrity Chef Invitational
For the first time in 20 years, an Alaska chef played the starring role at University of Alaska Anchorage’s Celebrity Chef Invitational.
Chef Kirsten Dixon took her turn as the event’s celebrity chef Sept. 19 in UAA’s Lucy Cuddy Hall. Dixon managed the preparation of a five-course meal with a focus on Alaska ingredients, a special theme in honor of the event’s 20th anniversary.
Posted: September 19, 2012 - 5:00 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Sept. 7, 2012 – Girl Scouts of Alaska, a chartered council of Girl Scouts of the USA -- America’s oldest and most trusted leadership organization serving girls -- today announced the appointment of Dr. Suzanne R. Perles as Chief Executive Officer effective October 1, 2012. Ms. Perles brings a wealth of relevant experience to her new role, having served in high-level management roles for both the private and non-profit sectors, and founded and directed a successful volunteer-based youth speed skating program in California.
Posted: September 5, 2012 - 5:22 pm
On June 16, 2012 at the Alaska Academy of Family Physicians Annual Scientific Conference in Kenai, Alaska, Academy President John S. Cullen presented Jean M. Tsigonis, M.D., of Fairbanks, the 2012 Alaska Family Physician of the Year award.
Posted: September 5, 2012 - 5:20 pm
Anchorage teacher Scott Kluever to assist with education portfolio
U.S. Sen. Mark Begich today announced Scott Kluever, 7th grade science teacher at Begich Middle School in Anchorage, has been selected to serve as an Education Fellow in Begich’s Washington, D.C. office.
Posted: September 5, 2012 - 5:19 pm
The Alaska Community Foundation recently hired three new staff members to help the organization grow individual philanthropy and support nonprofits across the state of Alaska.
Brooklyn Baggett – Communications Specialist
Posted: August 31, 2012 - 7:06 pm
JUNEAU, ALASKA—The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials named Amanda Holland chair of its Subcommittee on Personnel and Human Resources (ASHR). Holland has served as division operations manager at the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) since 2010.
AASHTO President Kirk Steudle appointed Holland after she served as ASHR’s research coordinator for three years before becoming acting vice chair in May.
DOT&PF Commissioner Marc Luiken said he was pleased with Holland’s appointment.
Posted: August 31, 2012 - 6:46 pm
Alaska Hand Rehabilitation is pleased to announce that Libby Barnaby, OTR/L, CHT has recently demonstrated her high level of knowledge and competency as a therapist treating those with shoulder, arm and hand injuries by successfully completing the Hand Therapy Certification Examination.
The exam is only available to therapists who have a minimum of five years of prior experience and extensive continuing education in the fields of Occupational and Physical Therapy.