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The Growth Company Welcomes Back Scott Stender

The Growth Company, an Avitus Group company, announces that Scott Stender has recently returned to our team as Senior Consultant following a planned hiatus designed to round out his resume in the non-profit and fundraising sectors.

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New Hires at The Growth Company 8-1-17

The Growth Company, an Avitus Group company, announces newly acquired talent: Jennifer Yuhas has recently joined our team as a Senior Consultant.

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Sullivan brings vast Southeast Alaska knowledge to First National

A fixture in Southeast Alaska for more than 30 years, Tom Sullivan was recently appointed Vice President and named Regional Branch Manager for Cordova, Haines, Juneau and Sitka by First National Bank Alaska’s Board of Directors.

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Alaska Accelerator Fund Announces Investment in University of Alaska Anchorage Startup Company  None 

Alaska Accelerator Fund Announces Investment in University of Alaska Anchorage Startup Company

The Alaska Accelerator Fund (AAF) announced the first of two planned investments in Arctic Heat Technologies, Inc (AHT), formerly known as CFT Solutions, LLC, a University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) start-up founded by Dr. Joey Yang and UAA Vice-Provost for Research and Graduate Studies, Dr. Helena S. Wisniewski. The initial investment of $75,000 was approved by the AHT Board of Directors on June 1, 2017. A second investment is anticipated in the fall of 2017 to fund UL testing and expanded sales.

Alaska Association of Health Underwriters Recognized with Gold Certification None 

Alaska Association of Health Underwriters Recognized with Gold Certification

Alaska Association of Health Underwriters was recently recognized with Gold Certification on June 19, 2017.

49th State Angel Fund and Alaska Small Business Development Center Host July 27 “Rethink/Startup” Conference None 

49th State Angel Fund and Alaska Small Business Development Center Host July 27 “Rethink/Startup” Conference

The Municipality of Anchorage’s 49th State Angel Fund (49SAF) and the Alaska Small Business Development Center are teaming up to host a conference for Alaska entrepreneurs during Alaska Startup Week.

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Startup Week, Angel Investors and brand new SBDC workshops None 

Startup Week, Angel Investors and brand new SBDC workshops

Alaska Garden and Pet Supply Named Manufacturer of the Year None 

Alaska Garden and Pet Supply Named Manufacturer of the Year

At the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce’s Monday Forum, the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development awarded the Made in Alaska Manufacturer of the Year Award to Alaska Garden and Pet Supply.