Press Releases 

February 19, 2014

The Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC) Board of Directors voted on February 14 to issue a one-time special dividend of $500. This special dividend will be paid to original BSNC shareholders who were 65 years of age or older on Feb. 14, 2014, the date of record. Checks will be mailed by February 28.

View the official press release:
http://beringstraits.com/pr/BSNC_2014_Special_Elder_Dividend.pdf

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December 16, 2013

Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC) has announced the promotion of BSNC shareholder Kevin Ivanoff to Senior Director, Information Technology (IT). In his new role, Mr. Ivanoff is responsible for overseeing all aspects of BSNC’s Information Technology (IT) at the BSNC parent company and its subsidiaries. This includes hands-on oversight of network systems, hardware, software infrastructure, web systems and protecting company data assets by ensuring security, backups, redundancy and reliability.
 
View the official press release:
http://beringstraits.com/pr/BSNC_PR_12162013.pdf
 
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September 20, 2013

At its August meeting, the Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC) Board of Directors declared a dividend of $3.00 per share to be issued in December. The average BSNC shareholder who owns 100 shares of stock will receive $300.

View the official press release:
http://beringstraits.com/pr/BSNC_PR_09202013.pdf

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November 2, 2012

Bering Straits Native Corporation Announces Acquisition of Alaska Gold Company, LLC

November 1, 2012 - BSNC is pleased to announce that it purchased the Alaska Gold Company, LLC from NovaGold Resources Inc., a Canadian precious metals company.    

View the official press release:
http://beringstraits.com/pr/BSNC_AGC_Purchase_Press_Release_110112_.pdf

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April 3, 2012

Acknowledging the importance of the region’s elders, the Board of Directors of the Bering Straits Native Corporation has voted to issue a one‐time special dividend of $500 to all qualifying elders. The resolution was passed last Saturday at the BSNC board meeting in Nome.

View the official press release: 
http://www.beringstraits.com/pr/BSNC_announces_dividend_for_elders_04032012.pdf

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December 13, 2010

Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC) announces the promotion of Chief Executive Officer Gail Schubert to President & CEO. Schubert was appointed to fill the combined President & CEO position after long-time BSNC President Tim Towarak resigned to avoid any conflict of interest with his new position as Chair of the Federal Subsistence Board.

View the official press release:
http://beringstraits.com/pr/BSNC_announces_new_President.pdf

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October 1, 2010

The Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC) board joined several other Native organizations from across the state today by endorsing Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s write-in bid for the US Senate. This is the first time the organization has voiced public support for a candidate.

View the official press release:
http://beringstraits.com/pr/BSNC_endorses_Sen_Murkowski.pdf

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September 30, 2010

The Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN) Legislative Committee called for an immediate convening of the full AFN Board of Directors to ratify it's endorsement of Sen. Murkowski’s write-in candidacy.

Ratification of the endorsement would be followed by a vote by AFN’s full membership at the group’s upcoming annual convention, October 21-23, 2010 in Fairbanks, AK.

View the official press release:
http://beringstraits.com/pr/AFN_MURKOWSKI_ENDORSEMENT_RELEASE.pdf

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