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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: May 2, 2012 - 7:28 pm
Doyon Emerald is pleased to welcome David K. Johnston as our new Vice President and Engineering Manager. Johnston is a registered professional engineer and has more than 28 years of engineering and operations experience in the oil and gas industry. He will lead Doyon Emerald’s engineering team, providing leadership in detail design, resource planning, budgets, and development.
Posted: May 2, 2012 - 4:52 pm
Lifelong Alaskan and University of Alaska alumna Kathleen Wattum has been named interim public affairs director for the University of Alaska System, Vice President for University Relations Carla Beam has
Wattum, 49, previously served as web information coordinator for the public affairs office. She has 22 years of experience at the University of Alaska in public relations, communications and marketing. She has also served as adjunct faculty teaching web design.
Posted: April 26, 2012 - 2:43 pm
Anchorage - Julie Danielson has joined Gonzalez Marketing as marketing director and will work with current and new clients in media planning, creative development, production management, event management and account development.
Posted: April 25, 2012 - 4:26 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – USKH Inc. has announced that Margaret "Mel" Langdon, P.E., has joined the multi-disciplined firm as a senior water resources engineer/hydrologist.
Langdon has more than 15 years of experience in water resources engineering, specifically on water resources investigations, water supply planning, advanced detention design, storm water quality, low-impact development and risk assessment. Langdon returns to Alaska after one year working in Oregon.
Posted: April 25, 2012 - 4:17 pm
ANCHORAGE — Dr. Bruce Chandler, pediatrician with the Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center, has been named by the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as the 2012 CDC Childhood Immunization Champion for Alaska. The award is given to honor individuals who are doing an exemplary job to promote or foster childhood immunizations in their communities.
Posted: April 19, 2012 - 5:12 pm
With more than 20 years of professional business experience, much of it in talent and human capital management, Anita Laurence joins PeopleFirm as a consultant.
Laurence has held numerous leadership positions in executive management, project management, sales, resource development, succession planning, software design, business strategy, and executive coaching.
Posted: April 19, 2012 - 5:09 pm
Yukon Equipment, Inc. has announced that Darrell Carter is the new branch manager of the Fairbanks location
He joins the Yukon team from United Rentals, and brings with him more than 23 years in the industry. Carter will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the branch.
Yukon Equipment Inc. has been serving Alaska since 1945. They are a heavy equipment dealer specializing in the sales of new and used construction equipment, rentals, parts and service.
Posted: April 19, 2012 - 5:02 pm
Margaret Nelson has joined UIC Construction Services as business development/marketing manager, announced David Klopp, UICCS General Manager.
Nelson has extensive business and management experience in Alaska. Most recently she served as senior vice president of corporate development for Calista Corp. and was president/CEO of the Alaska Native Heritage Center during its development and opening. An Alaska Native from Southeast Alaska, she studied business administration at the University of Alaska Anchorage and obtained a bachelor’s degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Posted: April 19, 2012 - 4:49 pm
Thompson & Co. Public Relations has announced the promotion of Tara Stevens to account manager and the addition of account executive Janette Sherman and account coordinator Catalina Myers.
Posted: April 19, 2012 - 4:46 pm
Local Anchorage orthodontist sells practice to work with the Alaska Native population and Alaska’s Cleft Palate Team
After almost nine years as orthodontist and owner of Anchorage Orthodontic Associates, Dr. Jeff Symonds now begins transitioning to a new position as an orthodontist at Southcentral Foundation. Dr. Symonds sold the practice of Anchorage Orthodontic Associates, located on the corner of O’Malley Road and Old Seward Highway, in October to Dr. Warren Libby.
Posted: April 6, 2012 - 6:59 pm
Lionel Campos was hired as Controller for the Aleut Corp. He previously served as Controller for Athna for six years. His specialties include the Service Contract Act, government contracting and audits.
Posted: April 6, 2012 - 6:22 pm
USTravel announces the hire of Elizabeth Nerland as marketing manager. Nerland is responsible for developing and implementing strategic marketing plans, promotions and electronic media direction for USTravel and its subsidiaries.
Posted: April 6, 2012 - 6:03 pm
Visions Meeting and Event Management announces the hire of Tina Day. As director, she is responsible for the day-to-day operations to include oversight of staffing, client contracts, quality control and client communications. Additionally, Day is an integral part of the Visions team managing logistics for large-scale conferences and events.
Posted: March 29, 2012 - 8:38 pm
March 29, 2012
Seward, AK: Ron Wille has been promoted to Assistant General Manager of Kenai Fjords Tours. Wille has been with the company for over 8 years and held the position of Operations Manager for Kenai Fjords Tours for the past 7 years. He will continue his role in operations, as well as expand his involvement in all aspects of the business.
Posted: March 28, 2012 - 8:59 pm
Anchorage – Veteran CNN Senior Producer Tracy Sabo today was named News Director of KTUU-TV’s Channel 2 News operation.
Sabo, currently based in Dallas, has an extensive 19-year career at CNN producing both domestic and international coverage for the 24-hour news channel, as well as holding the positions of National Assignment Editor and CNN Radio Anchor at the network’s Atlanta headquarters.
Posted: March 28, 2012 - 8:56 pm
Brent Kimball recently joined First National Bank Alaska as Comptroller.
Kimball will be responsible for the accurate reporting of the bank’s financial information to management, the board, shareholders and the public. His concise and informative reporting will assist the bank’s relationship officers in better meeting the short- and long-term fiscal goals of each customer.
“I’m thrilled to be part of First National’s positive environment,” Kimball said.
Posted: March 28, 2012 - 8:45 pm
Safety, Inc. Zee Medical has announced that their newest employee, Melissa Durocher, has successfully completed the OSHA 10-hour General Industry course.
She has been associated with Safety since June of 2011 and joins Jennifer Hawes and Robin Miller in their efforts to provide Anchorage, the Matanuska Valley and the Kenai Peninsula with all the latest in First Aid, Emergency and Safety equipment products.
Posted: March 21, 2012 - 8:01 pm
Fairbanks, Alaska – Today at the Doyon, Limited annual meeting of shareholders, four incumbents were re- elected to Doyon’s 13-member board of directors. Elected were Michael Fleagle, Jennifer Fate, Christopher Simon and Walter “Wally” Carlo. Each seat is for a three-year term, ending in 2015.The re-elected members join existing board members Andrew Jimmie, Georgianna Lincoln, Josephine Malemute, Esther McCarty, Victor Nicholas, Cheryl Silas, Teisha Simmons, Orie G. Williams and Miranda Wright. All board members are Doyon shareholders.
Posted: March 21, 2012 - 7:48 pm
Adam McCullough joined URS Alaska as Manager of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Most recently, he was GIS Manager at OASIS Environmental. At URS, Adam will be responsible for the management of internal and client geospatial data, deliverable scheduling and production, data quality assurance, and GIS staff management.
Posted: March 21, 2012 - 7:06 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, March 1, 2012-- Alaska Communications today announced the appointment of Andy Coon as vice president and general manager of consumer and small medium business sales.
Coon will be responsible for the company’s consumer sales, small medium business sales and customer service functions.