Where to Startup
Entrepreneurship in Rural Alaska
for the Alaska Entrepreneur, Innovator and Dreamer
This segment discusses entrepreneurship in rural Alaska, including what rural entrepreneurs should consider before starting out, the role of entrepreneurship in rural Alaska and the role of community in starting a new business. Presented by Helvi Sandvik, President, NANA Development Corporation.
Where To Startup videos
Speaker: Helvi Sandvik, President, NANA Development Corporation
- What is your family’s background in entrepreneurship?
- What should rural entrepreneurs consider before starting out? [01:44]
- What role does community play in starting a new business? [05:24]
- How are Native Corporations helping their shareholder in rural communities? [07:08]
- Advice for entrepreneurs [09:35]
- NANA Development Corp.
- Haa Aani Path to Prosperity
- Juneau Economic Development Council
- Fairbanks Economic Development Corporation
- Alaska Division of Economic Development
- Alaska Small Business Development Center
- U.S. Small Business Administration
- UAA Center for Economic Development
- Economic Development Administration
- USDA Rural Development
- 3-Day Startup
- Anchorage Economic Development Corporation
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