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Bank Strengthens Executive Management Team None 

Bank Strengthens Executive Management Team

In a sweeping example of First National Bank Alaska’s strength and commitment to Alaska, the bank’s Board of Directors recently appointed many of its top bankers to new or expanded roles on the executive management team.

Free Tax Return Assistance Available to 20 Communities in Western Alaska None 

Free Tax Return Assistance Available to 20 Communities in Western Alaska

Coastal Villages Region Fund (CVRF) has partnered again this year with the Alaska Business Development Center (ABDC) to provide free tax return assistance to residents of the CVRF region through ABDC’s volunteer tax and loan program.

SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative Debuts in Fairbanks None 

SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative Debuts in Fairbanks

For the first time in Alaska, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Alaska District Office is offering the Emerging Leaders training initiative for local small businesses on the brink of growth.

Alaska Coffee Industry’s Most Significant Event None 

Alaska Coffee Industry’s Most Significant Event

This Saturday, February 10, 2018, baristas representing several Alaskan coffee companies will gather under one roof to compete for the Alaska Barista Cup. The Alaska Barista Cup is the most significant event supporting the coffee industry and coffee culture in Alaska.

MMA West Names New Principal in Anchorage, Alaska Office None 

MMA West Names New Principal in Anchorage, Alaska Office

MMA West has announced that Jennifer Meyhoff was named Principal. Meyhoff works at MMA’s Anchorage, Alaska office. Meyhoff joined the firm in 2004 and leads the Employee Benefits Division in Anchorage.

Sitka Local Foods Network Launches Sitka Food Business Innovation Contest None 

Sitka Local Foods Network Launches Sitka Food Business Innovation Contest

Do you think you have a great idea for a food business or product from Sitka? The Sitka Local Foods Network is launching the inaugural Sitka food business innovation contest in an effort to spark local food entrepreneurs to make more local food available to residents and visitors.

Assessment Details Characteristics of Housing Across Alaska None 

Assessment Details Characteristics of Housing Across Alaska

AHFC reports on senior population, overcrowding, energy efficiency and more

Credit Union 1 Promotes Wileman to President/CEO None 

Credit Union 1 Promotes Wileman to President/CEO

Credit Union 1 (CU1) announced the promotion of James Wileman, Chief Operating Officer, to President/CEO. Prior to joining the credit union in 2010, Wileman served as CEO of Alps Federal Credit Union in Sitka, Alaska for four years.

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union Announces New Executive Appointments None 

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union Announces New Executive Appointments

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union has appointed five individuals to executive level positions.

Landye Bennett Blumstein Names New Partner None 

Landye Bennett Blumstein Names New Partner

The law firm of Landye Bennett Blumstein LLP is pleased to announce that Leslie R. Need has become a partner in the firm. Need works in the firm’s Anchorage office.