As one of Alaska’s most profitable and exciting industries, tourism is a vital part of Alaska Business coverage. From cruise operations in Southeast to Aurora viewing trips in the Interior, we provide businesses with the insight and economic forecasts needed to not just run a tourism business, but to run a successful, cutting-edge tourism operation.
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Girdwood’s largest business is now hiring seasonal and full-time positions ranging from entry-level to skilled technicians, managers and directors.
The Arctic Winter Games haven’t been in Alaska since 2014, when Fairbanks last hosted the international circumpolar sport and cultural event for youth.
Explore Fairbanks Board of Directors Chair Buzzy Chiu announced that Scott McCrea, director of tourism and convention sales for the…
The Shop Local Alaska Program is an online marketplace exclusively for Alaska businesses.
After a devastating “lost season” in 2020, Alaska tourism stakeholders are hoping this summer will see a much-needed return of visitor spending—or at least the start of the recovery process.
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Meeting in the Middle
In January, when the Biden administration announced its ban on the future sale of oil and gas leases on federal land, the news understandably ruffled the collective feathers of Alaska’s oil and gas industry.