UIC Announces New Vice President of Operations
Gregory E. Strong, PhD, new UIC Vice President of Operations
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Gregory E. Strong, PhD has joined the UIC Executive Team as the Vice President of Operations for UIC’s commercial entities. Gregory has over 30 years of experience in real estate development and executive management. Most recently, Gregory was President/CEO of the Ouzinkie Native Corporation. His background experience also includes President for Calista Real Estate, Executive Vice President/CEO of Eklutna Inc., and Chief Executive Officer of the Fairbanks North Star Borough, where he led the effort to develop the land use plan that set the foundation for development there today. Gregory received a Doctorate in Administrative Leadership/Urban Planning from the University of Wisconsin.
Ukpeagvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) is the Alaska Native Village Corporation of Barrow, Alaska and provides social and economic resources to over 2,500 Iñupiat shareholders and their descendants. Since its establishment, UIC has diversified its investments and consistently ranks among the top largest Alaskan-owned companies. UIC has over 3,400 employees and provides services to clients worldwide in a variety of industries, including operations in Barrow, construction, architecture and engineering, regulatory consulting, information technology, marine operations, logistics, and maintenance and manufacturing. More information about UIC and its family of companies can be found at www.uicalaska.com.