Welcome to the 2023 Best of Alaska Business Awards!
Congratulations to the 2023 Best of Alaska Business awards winners! Throughout the month of March our readers voted to let us know their favorite businesses in thirty-four categories, ranging from Best General Contractor to Best International Cuisine. Our survey doesn’t have auto populate or drop-down menus, so every reader that voted knows, without prompting or suggestions, who the top performers are. You can see all the winners below.
Editor’s Pick: Best Corporate Citizen
49th State Brewing
First National Bank Alaska
Read an extended Off the Cuff interview with Lance Lekander, the designer of our July 2023 cover.
While you’re perusing the page, make sure to get to know Lance Lekander, the artist who designed our July 2023 cover. Learn more about him in Off the Cuff .
Frequently Asked Questions
How do you choose the categories?
Each year, the Alaska Business editorial and management teams evaluate our list of categories for the survey. We consider current business and industry trends and the prior year’s data to refine the category list. We may add a new category if an exciting new business or trend comes to our attention or we may eliminate a category that is no longer applicable or does not have a high response rate. We always take into account your feedback , as well, and we appreciate hearing about categories you’d like to see added or nixed.
Does advertising influence the contest?
This readers’ choice survey is managed by our editorial department and is completely separate from advertising. The Best of Alaska Business awards has no relationship with or effect on advertising, and vice versa.
Can a business or organization be a finalist if it’s located outside of the magazine’s coverage area?
In order to qualify as a finalist in the survey, the business or organization must have a physical presence within Alaska.
When will the winners be announced?
On July 1 you’ll be able to find the 2023 winners in our digital and print editions and on our website.
What happens if I win?
We celebrate how awesome you are! Throughout the month of July we highlight Best of Alaska Business winners on our website and social media. In addition, winners receive a free copy of the magazine, a certificate for display, and an opportunity to purchase customized swag.
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