Behind the camera

...arrived in Seattle from Japan in 1903. In 1912 he headed north to Alaska, arriving in Yakutat at age 35 to work in the Libby, McNeil & Libby fish cannery, according to an article by former Juneau resident Margaret Thomas published in Alaska magazine in November...
Sealaska CEO McNeil announces retirement

Sealaska President and CEO Chris McNeil, Jr. will retire in 2014, the regional Native corporation announced Friday. McNeil has held the top position for 12 years.McNeil said he will stay with Sealaska for the next nine...
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Sealaska CEO: 'Transformation is not easy'

Sealaska CEO Chris McNeil, Jr., wants to make it clear gauge the businesses' standing. McNeil, who announced last fall he'd retire...questions via email for that story.McNeil sat down with the Empire Saturday morning...
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New Sealaska CEO has a familiar name

...named Anthony Mallott to replace Chris McNeil Jr. as CEO and President, effective...investment officer of Sealaska in July 2006 by McNeil, who hired him away from Bank of America...and profitability in the future," said McNeil in a statement.Mallott lives in Juneau...
Applications for McNeil River bear viewing permits due March 1

...permits to visit Alaska's premier brown bear viewing site at McNeil River State Game Sanctuary is fast approaching. Online applications...nonresidents $350.Located 100 air miles west of Homer, the McNeil River hosts the world's largest known gathering of brown bears...
Fieldbook features McNeil River bears

...featuring 30 individual bears that congregate at McNeil River to the delight of visitors. The book, "McNeil River Bears: 2010 Photo ID Fieldbook...habits. Visitors who win a permit to visit McNeil can jot down their observations in the waterproof...
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Sealaska announces election results at 2014 annual meeting

...Gunnuk.In addition to naming the new president, Sealaska recognized the long-term service of retiring President Chris E. McNeil Jr., retiring Executive Vice President Rick Harris, former Director Byron Mallott who did not seek re-election to the board...
Today In Sports History

...Open by two strokes over Jeff Sluman. Playing in 35 mph winds, Kite shoots a par 72 for a 3-under 285 total.1994 - Lori McNeil upsets five-time champion Steffi Graf 7-5, 7-6 (7-5) in the first round of Wimbledon. Graf becomes the first reigning...
Costly candidates

...we did when we saw losses," Jackson said.In an interview with the Juneau Empire last month, outgoing Sealaska CEO Chris McNeil, Jr., said the company has a plan going forward to stem the tide, and that the plan hinges on Sealaska getting a piece of...
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Sealaska president opposes voucher bill, backs land turnover

...Forum of the year, and Sealaska President Chris McNeil Jr. was the guest speaker.McNeil focused his speech on Sealaska's ongoing efforts...Co-management - that's not a new concept," McNeil said. "It may be new to policy-makers in...


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