The Begich Minute: Alaska’s Thriving Small Businesses
In this week’s Begich Minute, U.S. Sen. Mark Begich highlights a successful small business in the Mat-Su Valley. During the senator’s recent week in Alaska, he visited with several small businesses including Triverus in Palmer. Triverus is a small manufacturing company that supports aersospace, oil and gas, and the military.
Sen. Begich visited several Alaska communities last week including, Ketchikan, Petersburg, Fort Yukon, Fairbanks, Anchorage, Wasilla, and Palmer -- attending town hall meetings, touring local businesses and meeting with Alaskans. A small businessman himself, Sen. Begich has been a champion of small business in the Senate. He has supported several pieces of legislation to support small businesses and recently hosted a small business and entrepreneurs workshop in Anchorage which was attended by more than 200 Alaska small business owners and operators.