As the Alaska Business art director, David is responsible for creating eye-catching covers, inspired special sections, and visionary imagery. Like most of the Alaska Business team, David was born and raised in Anchorage. Family is his number one priority and though he enjoys reading in his few spare moments, he prefers spending every moment he can making memories with his family. David was educated in the fields of communications and graphic design, but credits real-life experience for his true education.
In This Issue
Out of the Mine and into the Smelter
Mining has long been a key fixture of Alaska’s economy. On a small scale, people flock to the 49th state to tour different operations. Kennecott Mine was once a booming copper mining site and is now a National Historic Landmark, attracting tourists eager to visit the ghost town and get a feel of the Gold Rush era it once dominated.