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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: August 31, 2012 - 5:59 pm
Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell today announced appointments to the Fishermen’s Fund Advisory and Appeals Council, Board of Forestry, Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Advisory Council, and Transboundary Panel of the Pacific Salmon Commission.
Fishermen’s Fund Advisory and Appeals Council
Posted: August 31, 2012 - 5:55 pm
Anchorage, AK — AMC Engineers (AMC) announces the addition of senior mechanical engineer, Tami Hamler, P.E.
Posted: August 31, 2012 - 5:50 pm
Chuck Oeleis, Director of Sales for Carlile Transportation
Oeleis is a sales and supply-chain logistics professional with a 21-year career in global sales leadership and operations management, creating strategic supply chains solutions for customers in national and international markets.
He brings additional skills to Carlile that enable the company to continue to grow and diversify the customer base and strengthen the sales team for years to come.
Posted: August 31, 2012 - 5:47 pm
Alaska Railroad presents inaugural Mears Award to
team responsible for Historic Freight Shed renovation
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) President & CEO Christopher Aadnesen presented the inaugural Colonel Frederick Mears Award for Excellence to a team of ARRC employees and an Alaskan architectural firm for their work on revitalizing the Historic Freight Shed in Ship Creek, located at 155 W. First Avenue.
Posted: August 24, 2012 - 7:29 pm
Fairbanks, Alaska – Doyon, Ltd., is pleased to welcome Kelly Brooks as the corporation’s new vice president of finance, and Richard “RC” Woodson as Doyon’s new director of IT.
Posted: August 24, 2012 - 7:19 pm
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Al Biss announced today that a second financial advisor, Jake Collins, has joined his office in Anchorage.
Collins will work out of Biss' office over the next year, then will continue serving investors throughout the area.
Posted: August 24, 2012 - 7:16 pm
Juneau, Alaska - Governor Sean Parnell today named Stefanie Moreland to the position of senior advisor for fisheries, oceans and Arctic policy. Moreland currently serves as a legislative assistant for Senator Lisa Murkowski in the areas of fisheries, oceans and the Arctic. She has also held several positions in the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, including federal fisheries coordinator and manager of the Extended Jurisdiction Program.
Posted: August 24, 2012 - 7:12 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – USKH Inc. (USKH) is pleased to announce that Marcus Geist has joined the multi-disciplined firm as an environmental analyst in the Anchorage office. He started work for USKH in June.
Geist specializes in geographic information systems (GIS) technologies. He has applied GIS toward problem solving across numerous disciplines throughout the state and developed a broad network of professional connections within the GIS and data management fields.
Posted: August 24, 2012 - 7:11 pm
Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sean Parnell today announced the appointments of Dana Pruhs, Norman Rokeberg, and Chuck Wiegers to the Alaska Royalty Oil and Gas Development Advisory Board. The board advises the Department of Natural Resources regarding the approval or disapproval of new royalty agreements with the state. The board’s work to develop Alaska's oil and gas royalty interests is intended to promote private sector growth, satisfy environmental standards and maintain public fiscal stability.
Posted: August 24, 2012 - 7:07 pm
Paul Rieland has joined AT&T as an Account Manager in the Business Sales group in Anchorage. He most recently worked for B2 Networks and has more than 20 years of marketing and sales experience in Alaska.
Posted: August 22, 2012 - 5:42 pm
Jeff Kinneeveauk, President/CEO of ASRC Energy Services, has been named 2012 Professional of the Year by the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES). Kinneeveauk will be presented the award during the 34th AISES Annual National Conference, to be held Nov. 1-3 in Anchorage.
Posted: August 22, 2012 - 5:31 pm
Z Architects has announced Karen Zaccaro has attained a professional license in architecture and is now a registered architect. Zaccaro has more than 10 years experience in architectural design of commercial and residential projects in Alaska.
Posted: August 22, 2012 - 5:23 pm
Amanda Price is a lifelong Alaskan and experienced non-profit leader. With more than a decade of experience working with Alaska non-profits, Price brings to STAR extensive experience in program administration, marketing, budget management, fundraising and relationship cultivation.
Posted: August 15, 2012 - 5:58 pm
Walter Wrightson has been named a member of the 2012 Executive Council of New York Life Insurance Company. Members of the Executive Council are among the most successful of New York Life’s elite sales force of [11,900] licensed agents.
Wrightson has been a New York Life agent since 2010, and is associated with New York Life’s Alaska General Office in downtown Anchorage (907) 257-6495
Posted: August 15, 2012 - 5:50 pm
Candy Wierzelewski has been promoted to retail sales branch manager at Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union’s Juneau branch. In her new role, Wierzelewski is responsible for fostering a positive sales and service environment at the branch, including member transactions, consumer loans, new account openings and member problem resolution, in order to achieve branch sales and service goals.
Posted: August 15, 2012 - 5:44 pm
Board recommits to elevating Northern issues and strengthening Alaskans’ voices
Anchorage, Alaska—The Institute of the North is pleased to announce the election of three new members to its Board of Directors – Matt Ganley, vice president of Resources and External Affairs at Bering Straits Native Corporation; Brad Keithley, partner and co-head of the Oil and Gas practice at Perkins Coie; and Karen Matthias, Alaska economic and political consultant at Matthias Consulting, as well as new officers.
Posted: August 15, 2012 - 5:36 pm
Gregory E. Strong recently joined Ouzinkie Native Corp. as its president/CEO, the corporation’s board of directors announced recently.
Strong has extensive experience in real estate development and executive management. Most recently Strong was president of Calista Real Estate. In his career he owned his own real estate company developing more than $35 million worth of residential real estate in the Mat-Su Valley.
Posted: August 15, 2012 - 5:26 pm
R&M Consultants Inc. has announced the addition of three staff members to our Anchorage office team:
Posted: August 15, 2012 - 4:39 pm
Burr, Pease & Kurtz, an Anchorage law firm since 1957, is pleased to announce that Nora Barlow, Constance Livsey and Patrick Carnahan have recently joined the firm to continue their practice of Workers' Compensation litigation defense.
All three come with extensive experience working with employers and insurers to resolve claims for work-related injuries.
Posted: August 15, 2012 - 4:36 pm
Donald Smith was announced Wednesday, Aug. 8, as the new Chief of the Statewide Office of Human Resources. Smith has been serving in the position as interim chief since Nov. of 2011.
Smith was appointed after a nationwide search, which resulted in his selection by a university search committee.
Formerly, Smith was the system wide Executive Director of Labor and Employee Relations. He has accumulated more than 30 years of working experience in human resources and employee relations in both government and private business.