A Q&A with Jeff Roe

A Q&A with Jeff Roe

Jeff Roe, Premera president and CEO, addressed the state of the country’s health care system and its role in the economy at AEDC’s 2018 3-Year Outlook Luncheon. Below are his answers to questions submitted by luncheon guests: Q: How important is it to...

Seafood industry opportunities abound

The magnitude of economic opportunity within Alaska’s commercial fishing industry and the contributions it makes to both the state and the nation are extraordinary. As Gov. Bill Walker continues to emphasize trade of Alaska commodities with Asian countries, the...

Alaska LNG project inches forward

A new economic force is coming to Alaska, bringing the potential to create thousands of jobs and millions of dollars in revenue. Recent developments in the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation’s proposed liquefied natural gas project bring promise of a new,...

AEDC hosts Harbin trade delegation

Two weeks after local business leaders returned from a whirlwind trade mission to China, the momentum continued with a visit from a Chinese delegation searching for investment opportunities in Anchorage. Representatives from the Hua Hong Group contacted AEDC June 4 to...