Submitted 5 days 11 hours ago by dixie.hutchinson.
Sealaska directors honored Rosita Worl for her years of dedication and service. She first joined the board in 1987 as an independent candidate. She fought for Native communities on a local and national level, including the campaign to enroll the next generation of shareholders.
In 1987, Dr. Worl joined the board as an independent candidate. A beloved mentor to numerous artists and leaders, Rosita’s powerful presence impacts people in Southeast and beyond. As a director of Sealaska,...read more
Rosita Kaaháni Worl advised directors that she would not seek re-election to Board that expired on June 24, 2017. "It has been my honor and privilege to serve on the board," said Worl. "I have always said that since I was elected to this office, Sealaska has always been my highest priority second to my family, and I’ve devoted my energies to this end. I am proud to have contributed to making Sealaska a leader as a preeminent Native corporation. At this point in my life, I have other priorities to which I’d like to devote my attention."
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Sealaska’s net income for 2016 is $14m, a $2m increase from 2015. Sealaska’s strategic focus on growing business income, contributed to net income improvements in 2016, despite a decrease in ANCSA Section 7(i) and investment income in 2016.
Highlights from the CEO Business Presentation
(0:56) Financial overview of Sealaska's revenue and net income since 2015
(0:47) COO Terry Downes explains why Sealaska sold some of its businesses over the last few years. Some were unprofitable or losing money. But as well, they were not close to Alaska and not in industries that resonated with Alaska Native values.
In Round 2, finalists will participate in P2P’s innovative Business Boot Camp, get access to business mentors from around the region, and receive one-on-one consulting to develop their business models and plans.
P2P is in its fifth year, and is a partnership between...read more
Submitted 4 weeks 16 hours ago by dixie.hutchinson.
Sealaska hosted a live webcast of the 2017 annual meeting. The meeting was held in Hydaburg, Alaska, Saturday June 24, 2017. Hundreds of shareholders participated in the live webcast throughout the day.
The following shareholders were randomly selected as webcast prize winners. Sealaska will be reaching out to the winners regarding their prize. Thank you to all who joined the webcast for the annual meeting.
In 2016 Sealaska set aside about 155,000 acres of land for a carbon bank program. Some of the lands have never been harvested like watersheds, while others have had minimal selective harvesting. Sealaska took the effort to analyze the best opportunity for these lands
World leaders recently reaffirmed its commitment to combating climate change, by signing the Paris Agreement. The United States opted out of the global agreement. In response, several States formed the United States Climate Alliance. Reducing the carbon dioxide emissions is one opportunity to reduce the potential threat of climate change.
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