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Wednesday, November 22, 2023
ANCHORAGE – The Anchorage Chamber of Commerce’s 66th Annual Gold Pan Awards “Route 66” was held on Friday, November 17, 2023, at the Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center. For over 65 years, Gold Pan Awards have been awarded to those who have shown business and entrepreneurial excellence as well as a loyal commitment to Anchorage through community service. The fifteen finalists and winners in more
Categories: Members, Community, Events, Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, November 21, 2023
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Alaska Communications board of directors has named Matthew (Matt) McConnell president and chief executive officer. McConnell is an accomplished CEO, COO, entrepreneur, community leader, board chairman, independent director and Fortune 50 executive with more than three decades of experience driving profitable growth in technology companies. He brings a unique combination of more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Isabel Casillas Guzman, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice in President Biden’s Cabinet for America’s 33 million small businesses, is encouraging the nation to shop, dine, and entertain at local small businesses on November 25 in celebration of Small Business Saturday® and throughout the holiday season. Small Business Saturday is more
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Friday, November 10, 2023
ANCHORAGE, AK – Broadway Alaska is set to partner with Catholic Social Services to share and amplify the stories of refugees in Alaska and generate a call to action to serve them this holiday season. Beginning on November 29, Broadway Alaska welcomes COME FROM AWAY, a hit Broadway musical based on the remarkable true story of a small community in Canada (Gander, Newfoundland) that welcomed more
Categories: Events, Press Release, Members
Tuesday, November 07, 2023
Medium-priced housing sold under $300,000 has dramatically decreased in the last 10 yearsACDA has released its report on "Incentives for Market-Rate Attainable Housing Development" today which reviews trends in the last decade.Mike Robbins, Executive Director for ACDA said, “With the assistance from McKinley Research, a valuable document has been produced that addresses development obstacles and more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Friday, November 03, 2023
Palmer, AK – Matanuska Electric Association, Inc. is restructuring its executive leadership team to take advantage of emerging opportunities in the global energy industry and manage uncertainties ahead. Based on changes in gas supply, growing opportunities in clean energy, the need to build resilience and MEA’s evolving member needs, the member-led cooperative’s Board of Directors approved more
Categories: Press Release, Members
Thursday, November 02, 2023
Josh Bourgouinrecently joined R&M CONSULTANTS, INC. (R&M) as a Staff Engineer in the firm’s Site Development Group. In this position, Josh will assist with design of site development projects throughout Alaska. This includes site layout, vehicle and pedestrian access, ADA access, driveways and parking, signing and striping, grading and drainage, stormwater analysis and management, and water and more
Categories: Press Release, Members
Thursday, November 02, 2023
New Licenses Mark Milestone Achievement in Biden-Harris Administration Efforts to Increase Access to Capital WASHINGTON - Today, Administrator Isabel Guzman, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice in President Biden’s Cabinet for America’s more than 33 million small businesses, announced that the SBA has granted three new Small Business Lending Company (SBLC) licenses more
Categories: Members, Government, Press Release
Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Nominate a hero for the 24rd Annual American Red Cross of Alaska Real Heroes Awards! Did you take part in a wilderness rescue over the summer? Have you witnessed a good Samaritan saving a life in the past year? Do you know someone that works tirelessly each and every day for the benefit of Alaska communities? If the answer is yes, we want to hear from you!   The Red Cross of Alaska is seeking more
Categories: Community, Events, Members, Press Release
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
“Love is in the air...and in the bottle!” Anchorage Opera invites you to Donizetti’s delectable comic delight,The Elixir of Love, delicious from first sip to last! When 80’s movie star Adina is ‘totally’ not into shy cameraman Nemorino, he needs a ‘rad’ remedy fast. Enter “Doctor” Dulcamara from craft services, whose ‘boss’ magic love potion is guaranteed to do the trick! Several swigs later, a more
Categories: Chamber, Members, Community, Events, Press Release
Monday, April 17, 2023
New resource helps businesses respond to community members in crisis  ANCHORAGE – Today, the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce released its Community Care Kit: Best Practices for Responding to Community Members and Employees in Crisis. The Chamber announced the Community Care Kit at its "Make it Monday" forum, alongside a panel of local business and crisis response experts.The Community Care Kit more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Diversity & Inclusion, Press Release