Subsidiary Spotlight: PetroCard

PetroCard has been in the petroleum industry for over 30 years. Their company mission sounds simple: to provide “More than just fuel.” But what that means is they don’t just sell products. PetroCard provides value added services with their industry experience and knowledge to all their customers. In a commodity driven business, consumers look to [...]


Meet the Team: Leslie Savo

Leslie Savo began her career with BBNC family of companies at Bristol Environmental & Engineering Services Company, where she worked for six years. She then joined the BBNC corporate office ten years ago this August. Leslie, who is known around the office to make delicious salmon spread, works in Shareholder and Corporate Relations with shareholder [...]

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Remembering Revered Bristol Bay Elder Ofi Olson

Bristol Bay Elder Hjalmar “Ofi” E. Olson, 75, passed away surrounded by family in the early morning of July 2. We are remembering Ofi’s lifelong dedication to his Native culture and community through many years of service on the boards of Native corporations, state organizations and community development projects. Ofi was born and raised in [...]


BBNC Welcomes New Shareholder Employees

As BBNC’s corporate office continues to grow, we are happy to welcome two new shareholder employees to our staff! We are excited to welcome Casey Sifsof and Sonya Stewart to BBNC, who both started in their new roles this month. BBNC shareholder Casey Sifsof was born and raised in Dillingham and recently joined the BBNC [...]

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Village Spotlight: Koliganek

For our ‘Village Spotlight’ segment we are featuring Koliganek, also known as “Qalirneq” in Yup’ik, which means “last or upper village.” Koliganek has roughly 212 residents and is 65 miles northeast of Dillingham on the left bank of the Nushagak River that flows into Bristol Bay. You can travel to Koliganek by taking regular or [...]


BBNC Shareholder Dividend Information

On Friday, May 29, 2015, the BBNC Board of Directors declared a June 2015 dividend of $8.10 per share. If you have 100 shares, this means you will receive $810.00. The June dividend will be paid on Friday, June 5, 2015. On this date, shareholders who receive direct deposit will see dividends posted to their [...]

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Meet the Team: Ryan York

Continuing our series of Meet the Team Q&As, we learn a little about Ryan York. Ryan is BBNC’s Vice President of Finance. Q:   Where are you from? I was born and raised in Klamath Falls, Oregon. I came to Alaska to hunt and fish, and my wife and I decided to move here only a [...]

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Meet the Team: Angela Peacock

In this segment of BBNC’s Meet the Team Q&As, we get to learn more about Angela Peacock, the Program Manager for the BBNC Education Foundation. Q:   Where are you from? I grew up in Bristol Bay, living in Twin Hills, Aleknagik, Togiak, Manokotak and Dillingham. I graduated in Eagle River at Chugiak High School. Q:   What [...]

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Remembering Harvey Samuelsen

With President Obama’s recent decision to withdraw Bristol Bay’s North Aleutian Basin from consideration for future oil and gas leases, Bristol Bay Native Corporation remembers one of our founding leaders, the late Harold ‘Harvey’ Samuelsen, who spent his life advocating on behalf of Bristol Bay’s people and its fisheries. Please read about Harvey below from [...]

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Meet the Team: Dan Cheyette

In this segment of our continuing series Meet the Team, we meet and talk to Dan Cheyette. Dan is BBNC’s Associate General Counsel. Q:   Where are you from? I grew up in New York, a town called Manhasset on Long Island, about 30 minutes from Manhattan. It was a typical U.S. suburb. I was born [...]