Racing to Success!(SPECIAL SECTION: 2013 Corporate 100-Top Citizens of Industry) (Company rankings) (Table)


Racing to Success! 2013 Corporate 100 Congratulations to this year's Corporate 100! We once again were tasked with selecting the companies we at Alaska Business Monthly feel are best representative of the Corporate Citizens of Alaska. As always, this is a subjective list, not necessarily dependent on the size of a company, the number of its employees, or the revenue generated, although those factors are taken into consideration in the selection process. The Alaska Business Monthly Corporate 100 is a broad cross-section of Corporate Alaska, from small companies to large--Alaskan-owned to multi-nationals. The list changes every year, some companies will appear year after year, others will be new to the list. Something every company has in common is community involvement, either by the company as a whole, or by its individual employees. We ask that you help us honor and salute this year's Corporate 100. Afognak Native Corp./Alutiiq 215 Mission Rd., Suite 212 Kodiak, AK 99503 907-762-9457 Richard Hobbs, Pres./CEO Native Organization Government contracting, oilfield services, bio-renewable energy, and construction. Alutiiq Museum, Native Village of Afognak, Junior Achievement of Alaska, Port Lions School, Special Olympics, Alaska Native Justice Center and more. I Year Founded: 1977 Estab. in Alaska: 1977 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 179 Worldwide: 4,500 Ahtna Inc. PO Box 649 Glennallen, AK 99588 907-822-3476 Michelle Anderson, Pres. Native Organization Native organization; operations include civil and vertical construction, environmental remediation, facilities management and support services, forestry and gravel sales, government contracting, healthcare and medical records services, oil and gas pipeline maintenance and construction, etc. Food drives, sponsorships, donations, community functions and more. | Year Founded: 1972 Estab. in Alaska: 1972 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 276 Worldwide: 1,705 Global: $185.OOM Alaska Airlines 4750 Old Int'l Airport Rd. Anchorage, AK 99502 907-266-7230 Marilyn Romano, Reg. VP Alaska Transportation Alaska Air Group Inc. Seattle, WA ALK Alaska Airlines and its sister carrier, Horizon Air, together provide passenger and cargo service to more than 90 cities in Alaska, Canada, Mexico, Hawaii and the Lower 48. Company leaders serve on boards of a variety of organizations, including the University of Alaska Foundation, Alaska State Chamber, Resource Development Council, Visit Anchorage, Anchorage Museum and more. Year Founded: 1932 Estab. in Alaska: 1932 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 1,605 Worldwide: 9,947 Global: $4.70B Alaska Commercial Co. 550 W. 64th Ave. Anchorage, AK 99518 907-273-4600 Rex Wilhelm, Pres./C00 Retail & Wholesale Trade The North West Co. Winnipeg, MB Canada NWF.UN Largest rural retailer of merchandise and groceries in Alaska, including a wholesale division that sells groceries to more than 150 rural stores and a meat-packing plant. Major sponsor of Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, ASAA, Junior Achievement, Special Olympics, I Did It By Two, the Food Bank of Alaska, American Diabetes Association, and many other regional and local events. | Year Founded: 1867 Estab. in Alaska: 1867 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 923 Worldwide: 1,675 Alaska: $212.60M Global: $472.35M Alaska Communications 600 Telephone Ave. Anchorage, AK 99503 907-297-3000 Anand Vadapalli, Pres./CEO Telecommunications ALSK We are a leading provider of high-speed wireless, mobile broadband, Internet, local, long-distance and advanced broadband solutions for businesses and consumers in Alaska. Through corporate donations and employee volunteer work, we believe in giving back to help build a better Alaska. Through corporate donations and employee volunteer work, we give back to help build a better Alaska. Our programs include our Employee Volunteer Grant program, Summer of Heroes Youth Awards and annual United Way Workplace Campaign. | Year Founded: 1999 Estab. in Alaska: 1999 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 830 Worldwide: 850 Housing Finance Finance Corp. Box 101020 Anchorage, AK 99510 907-338-6100 Daniel Fauske, CEO/Exec. Dir. Finance, Insurance, Real Estate State of Alaska, Department of Revenue Juneau, AK Statewide self-supporting public corp. providing single- and multi-family financing, energy and weatherization programs, and low-income rental assistance. Big Brothers/Big Sisters, United Way, Chamber of Commerce, Clean-up Day, Project Homeless Connect, StandDown, Paint the Town, Resource Development Council, Bean's Cafe, Campfire USA. | Year Founded: 1971 Estab. in Alaska: 1971 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 320 Worldwide: 320 Alaska Industrial Hardware Inc. 2192 Viking Dr. Anchorage, AK 99501 907-276-7201 Mike Kangas, Pres./Gen. Mgr. Retail & Wholesale Trade Retail, tools, hardware and construction supplies. United Way, Bean's Cafe, Food Bank of AK, Boys & Girls Club, Iron Dog, g, Willow Jr. 100, STAR, AKEELA-House, AWAIC, Bird Treatment Center, AFD Search & Rescue, AK Peace Officers, APD and more. | Year Founded: 1959 Estab. in Alaska: 1959 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 197 Worldwide: 197 Alaska: $58.60M Global: $58.60M Alaska Railroad Corp. PO Box 107500 Anchorage, AK 99510-7500 907-265-2300 Christopher Aadnesen, Pres./CEO Transportation Alaska Dept. of Commerce, Community & Economic Development Juneau, AK Freight and passenger rail transportation and real estate leasing and permitting services. School Business Partnerships, Anchorage Downtown Partnership, member of all Railbelt chambers of commerce, member of Resource Development Council, member of Green Star. | Year Founded: 1914 Estab. in Alaska: 1914 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 685 Worldwide: 685 Alaska: $146.00M Alaska Regional Hospital 2801 DeBarr Rd. Anchorage, AK 99508 907-276-1131 Annie Holt, CEO Health Care HCA Nashville, TN HCA 24-hour ER dept, maternity center, LifeFlight Air Ambulance, cancer care center, neuroscience center, heart center & cardiac rehabilitation, diagnostic imaging, orthopedic & spine center, outpatient infusion & dialysis, sleep lab, pediatrics unit, da Vinci surgical robot, and more. Blood Bank of Alaska, Red Cross, American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, free immunization clinics, free community health fairs & seminars, and more. | Year Founded: 1963 Estab. in Alaska: 1963 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 900 Worldwide: 900 Alaska Ship & Drydock 3810 Tongass Ave. Ketchikan, AK 99901 907-228-5302 Adam Beck, Pres. Industrial Services Vigor Industrial Portland. OR Shipbuilding and repair; advanced manufacturing. ASD operates the Ketchikan Shipyard through a public private partnership with AIDEA, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough and the City of Ketchikan. | Year Founded: 1994 Estab. in Alaska: 1994 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 130 Worldwide: 130 Alaska USA Federal Credit Union PO Box 196613 Anchorage. AK 99519-6613 907-563-4567 William Eckhardt, Pres. Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Financial services including: consumer and commercial deposit and loan services, as well as mortgage and real estate loans, insurance, investments and investment management, and title and escrow closing services. Donated to more than 200 community/service organizations statewide. Helps raise money for the Alaska USA Foundation, providing funds for services for children, veterans, and active duty military/families. Year Founded: 1948 Estab. in Alaska: 1948 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 1,360 Worldwide: 1,728 Alaska: $209.OOM Global: $342.OOM Alaskan Brewing Co. 5429 Shaune Dr. Juneau, AK 99801 907-780-5866 Linda Thomas, COO Brewers (Mfrs) Brewing & bottling award-winning beer with historic recipes, local ingredients, & glacier-fed water in Juneau since 1986. As one of the top US craft breweries, Alaskan distributes handcrafted products in 14 states & is a leader in sustainable brewing. Annually we donate more than $150,000 in time, product, & monetary donations. We sponsor a selected local nonprofit with our tasting bar tips each year and founded the nonprofit initiative Coastal CODE (, funded by 1% of Alaskan IPA proceeds. Year Founded: 1986 Estab. in Alaska: 1986 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 79 Worldwide: 97 Aleut Corporation 4000 Old Seward Hwy., Suite 300 Anchorage, AK 99503 907-561-4300 David Gillespie, CEO Native Organization Government operations and maintenance contracting, fuel delivery, sales and storage, commercial real estate, gravel operations, oil field services, water testing, instrumentation and mechanical contracting. Aleut Foundation, scholarships, burial assistance, culture camps, language, environmental protection, economic development, housing, vocational and more. | Year Founded: 1972 Estab. in Alaska: 1972 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 157 Worldwide: 518 Alaska: $42.06M Global: $98.10M Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. PO Box 196660, MS 542 Anchorage, AK 99519-6660 907-787-8700 Thomas Barrett, Pres. Oil & Gas Designed, built, operates and maintains the Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS), pump stations and Valdez Marine Terminal on behalf of five owner companies. Alyeska supports organizations in the pipeline corridor, focusing mainly on underserved populations, and areas such as health and social services, education, safety, environment, and workforce development. Alyeska also matches employees' financial contributions to and volunteer hours at nonprofits. | Year Founded: 1970 Estab. in Alaska: 1970 Employees & Revenue Alaska: 800 Worldwide: 800 Alyeska Resort PO Box 249 Girdwood, AK 99587 907-754-1111 Mark Weakland, VP/Hotel GM Travel & Tourism...

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