'The children are watching'

...several others made presentations Thursday that were directly related to the teens. Elizabeth Medicine Crow, president and CEO of the First Alaskans Institute, spoke on the first Honoring Our Children Day, a Native-led grassroots initiative to raise...
Wide coalition forms to oppose pot legalization

...whether their rules to prohibit marijuana in the workplace will stand up if they are legally attacked, said Renee Schofield, CEO of TSS-Safety, a Ketchikan-based company that does drug testing for employers. Schofield is also the chair of the Alaska...
Huna Totem president appointed by governor

...environmental standards, and maintain public fiscal stability," Wednesday's news release stated.Gaffaney previously served as CEO for the private equity firm Saint George Capital, Inc., and held various management positions with investment bank JP Morgan...
Juneau called a cut above the rest in dining and entertainment, second for disposable income and boasts the sixth lowest unemployment rate.President and CEO of The Juneau Convention and Visitor's Bureau Nancy Woizeschke said in an email on Wednesday that Juneau's "easy access...
My Turn: Chamber CEO, Empire misrepresent circumstances of minimum wage debate

...position on the minimum wage issue before hearing from both sides on the matter. Neither is true, as is well known to chamber CEO Cathie Roemmich, and would have been clear to the reporter had she contacted either of us. (Editor's note: Friday's article...
My Turn: Walk in the shoes of a minimum wage worker

I'm a CEO with a GED, and I have walked in the shoes...worked my way up to my current position as CEO.Our company culture remains one of creating...want to see it increased.As a successful CEO, I was not surprised to see a recent national...
CEO: Sealaska bringing focus back to SE

...In the wake of the Alaska Native corporation's 2013 fiscal woes, Sealaska is attempting to invest more close to home, said CEO and President Anthony Mallott at Thursday's Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon.The corporation announced $35 million in...
Northrim Bank officially completes takeover

...policies, practices and perks along with the new name.Northrim BanCorp Chairman, President and CEO Marc Langland and Northrim Bank President and CEO Joe Beedle expressed excitement at the Southeast expansion, citing Southeast ties as an important...
Empire Editorial: Keep Alaska neutral in the airline wars

...for a takeover by a larger airline. Three years ago, Alaska CEO Bill Ayer said he would keep Alaska independent, letting it...In an interview with the Seattle Times this summer, Alaska CEO Brad Tilden admitted that Alaska is facing pressure from Delta...
Chamber debate turns into lecture against minimum wage hike

...Gaffaney is a skilled debater. A more likely factor, though, is that the debate was one-sided.Juneau Chamber of Commerce CEO Cathie Roemmich said the group invited Ed Flanagan, a former state of Alaska Labor Commissioner and co-founder of the Alaskans...


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